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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1416371 (stock #WN242)
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$480
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Both jarlets made of grey stoneware in bulgy shape with concave bases. The first jar with ring handles and moulded decoration under an opaque grey green glaze. The second jar with olive green semi opaque glaze with beautiful craquele. Condition: the first jar: glaze degradation due to immersion in the sea. The second one: fine. Dimensions: c. 7.2 cm and 6.8 cm high, 9.3 cm and 8.3 cm diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1415092 (stock #WN233)
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$1,400
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A beautiful Yomut Turkmen ensi (Yurt door hanging). A hand-knotted collector's wool rug with stylised eagle elem (base) panel. Condition: good, clean, good pile, only some areas a bit worn, lower Kilim edge with fringes rolled and sewn back. Dimension: c. 165.5 cm long (without fringes) x 129.5 cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1414899 (stock #WN236)
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$480
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An antique Chinese wine ewer with dragon-form spout and handle, the domed cover with a mythical beast finial. Made of pewter with chased floral motifs. Condition: cover with dented rim, traces of usage. Dimension: c. 31.5 cm, weight: 1.4 kg.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1414467 (stock #WN227)
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$430
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A pair boots made of silk with flowers embroidered in satin stitch, the thick sole made of leather. Blue coton lining. Condition: good, some traces of usage, few Tiny holes and stains. Dimension: 23.3 cm high, 16.5 cm long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1414372 (stock #WN228)
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$370
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A pair of tiny shoes for a Han Chinese lady with bound feet, dating to the late Qing dynasty. Made of silk, the lower part embroidered with flowers in satin stitch, the upper part with brocaded silk ribbons. Cotton lining and soles. Condition: fine, only little wear. Dimension: total length: c. 13.5 cm, height: c. 11.8 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1413141 (stock #WN230)
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$400
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A small Thai pedestal silver tray made in several parts. With repoussed and incised decoration of an animal and flower scrolls. Dimension: diameter: c. 14 cm, 6 cm high, weight: 163 g. Condition: few traces of usage.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1920 item #1413074 (stock #WN225)
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$300
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A complete smoking pipe in the Turkish style with red clay pipe bowl, maybe made in Europe, with gilt metal mountings. Stamped. The wooden stem with velvet and metal mountings is ending in a yellow glass mouthpiece. Condition: traces of usage, wear to velvet and gilding, mouthpiece with a chip. Dimension: total length 23.8 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1412871 (stock #WN229)
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$680
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A Japanese sterling silver vase with engraved and embossed decoration of two roses. Base with "jungin" mark, the side with engraved signature. On a pierced Chinese wooden stand. Condition: the visible side fine, but the reverse with several dents. Dimension: vase 19.4 cm high, height with stand: 23.3 cm, weight: 376 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1412074 (stock #WN226)
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$1,200
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A wonderful Japanese silk wall hanging embroidered with a river landscape showing an arched bridge leading to a temple. Bordered by a beautiful silvery brocade with alternating phoenix and dragon roundels, backed with a green-yellow fabric. Condition: fine, clean and fresh colors, only the corners with pin holes and minor wear. Dimension: c. 146 cm x 98.5 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1412030 (stock #5184)
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$1,800
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A glitter-ground Qajar Iranian pen case with sliding tray, finely painted under a lacquered varnish. The top with a noblewoman besides a birdcage decoying a birdie in a garden landscape. The sides with portrait medallions and hunting scenes. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: few traces of usage, few small lacquer losses, little wear and cracking (please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the condition report). Dimension: c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1411837 (stock #5185)
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$3,800
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A superb quality Qajar Iranian pen case with polychrome paint papier-mache and gilding under a lacquered varnish. The top panel with depiction of a gathering around orthodox priests, the sides with scenes from the "Sheykh San'an and the Christian maid" story. Inscribed with eight verses in tarji-band of Hatef Esfahani and Farid al-Din'Attar from the story of Sheykh San'an. The sliding tray painted with portrait medallions and flowers...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1411319 (stock #5183)
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$1,200
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A fine quality Qajar Iranian pen case with sliding tray painted with medaillons on gold-leaf decorated black ground under a lacquered varnish. The top showing centrally a portrait of a nobleman wearing a kolah beetween two beautiful women. Cartouches with flowers, landscapes and the rose with nightingale motif "gul-u-bulbul". Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1410023 (stock #WN222)
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$1,800
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A pair small Chinese porcelain jars with lids, each decorated with two foo dogs among peony flowers and scrolls in the "wucai" palette with underglaze blue. Bases without glaze. Rare to find a pair with matching lids and with so fresh colors. Including two later reticulated wooden stands. Dimension with lid: 14.3 cm high, on stand: 17.3 cm high. Condition: one cover with glued area and rim chips. One jarlet with minor kiln dust and the other jar with negligible rim fritting...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1402963 (stock #WN214)
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$500
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A set of two Chinese export porcelain cups and saucers dating to the early 18th century. Decorated in underglaze blue, green, iron-red and gold with landscapes in cartouches between lotus flowers. Condition: fine, only cup rims with few fleabites, minor wear to gilding. Dimension: cup: c. 7 cm diameter, 3.9 cm high, saucer: c. 11.8 cm diameter, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1402615 (stock #WN216)
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$700
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A pair antique moulded and painted Chinese porcelain brush washers in peach form. Standing on three feet. Condition: one with few rim frittings (the left one centrally). Dimension: 9.3 cm x 8.8 cm, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1402187 (stock #WN215)
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$650
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A pair Kangxi period 1662-1722) molded plates with foliated rim, painted in overglaze red pigment and gold. This kind of trade porcelain was produced to special order for the Dutch market and called there "melk and bloed". Condition, wear to gilding, rims with fritting, no hairlines or restoration. Dimension: c. diameter 21.7 cm, 2.5 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1402019 (stock #WN209)
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$680
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An antique Japanese fan-shaped repoussed gilt copper keman (meaning garland of flowers) altar hanging, decorated in openwork with lotus flowers above waves, centrally a knotted cord. No hanging pendants, reverse with old paper label. Condition: a loss near the knot, traces of usage. Dimension: c. 30.7 cm wide, total height: c. 29.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1401792 (stock #WN211)
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$540
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A patinated bronze okimono of a seated man holding a fan, mounted on a harwood base. Signed. Dimension: total: c. 11 cm high, 11 cm long, weight: 674 g. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1401484 (stock #WN207)
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$450
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A curved brass box with hinged lid and a small locking clasp. Beautifully decorated with interlacing patterns, tendrils and Islamic calligraphy inscriptions, inlaid in silver and copper. The interior with wood lining. Condition: fine, few traces of usage. Dimension: c. 14.6 cm long x 8.5 cm high x 8.5 cm wide, weight: 570 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1401331 (stock #WN185)
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$350
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A Baba Nyonya hair ornament made of gilt silver with rubies or glass stones. Condition: little wear to gilding and traces of usage. Dimension: c. 9.9 cm long x 2.4 cm wide, weight: 8 g. Shipping by registered Priority Swisspost mail included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400944 (stock #WN201)
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$3,200
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A textile panel made of different dyed silk stripes, exquisitely embroidered with motifs from Zoroastrian myths such as fishes or botehs. The backing is a coarse blue dyed cotton, framed by a black ribbon. These embroidery panels originally would have formed the knee to ankle section of one trouser leg, of a shalvar (pantaloon) from a Zoroastrian woman's wedding costume. Condition: one stripe with small fabric losses (see photo 6), few tears, an old mend, little faded. Dimension: c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1837 VR item #1400668 (stock #WN203)
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$370
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An antique pouch with embossed Japanese decoration, made of colored gold leather, maybe worked in the Netherlands for the export to Japan. Here with passementerie in gold threads and silk lining. Japanese tobacco pouches are often made of this kind of leather. Condition: clean, some wear to leather. Dimension: pouch: 25.5 cm x 31.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1399638 (stock #3410)
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$1,300
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The ground textile is a dark woolen flannel "inlaid" with pieces of colored fabric and embroidered in silk yarn in different colors. The embroideries from Rasht in Gilan Province were made by professional male embroiderers. Cotton lining, silk fringes. Dimension: diameter (without fringes): 142 cm, fringes: c. 8.5 cm long. Condition: fine, little faded, minimally stained.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1398209 (stock #WN179)
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$250
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A circular copper box with domed lid, decorated in thick enamels with scrolling vines and flowers. Originating from Damascus, Syria. Condition: some losses to enamel (please check photos), slightly dented. Dimension: diameter: c. 11 cm, 9.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1397670 (stock #WN193)
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$400
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A set of two Chinese export porcelain cups and saucers dating to the first half of the 18th century. The interior with fine decoration of fruits and flowers in the "Famille rose" palette and gold, the exterior in "Batavia brown". Condition: fine, foot rims with fritting. Dimension: cup: c. 8.2 cm diameter, 4.2 cm high, saucer: c. 13.3 cm diameter, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1397508 (stock #WN192)
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$380
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A set of two Japanese porcelain cups and saucers with fine decoration in the Imari palette, underglaze blue, iron red and abundantly gold. Cups with a blossom mark. Condition: fine, saucers with kiln grit residue. Dimension: cup: c. 7.1 diameter, 4.6 cm high, saucer: c. 12.2 cm diameter, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1397426 (stock #WN187)
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$350
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A small Chinese gilded silver dish standing on four splayed feet, with pierced design of dragons, bamboo chrysanthemum and prunus among rocaille. Base with maker's mark in Chinese characters. Condition: one foot with a tiny loss (see photo no. 11), maybe later gilding. Dimension: diameter: 13.7 cm, 4.1 cm high, weight: 122 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1397297 (stock #WN191)
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$1,200
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A rare pair of Japanese double gourd shaped porcelain vases, decorated with a ho-o bird flying over "prunus mume" in overglaze blue, green, yellow, aubergine, iron red and gold. Standing on a broad footrim, the rim with "kuchibeni". Condition: fine, only one vase with a short hairline ending in a tiny rim frit on the rear side (please see photo no. 12). Dimension: 19.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1397206 (stock #WN189)
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$1,200
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A pair of large Japanese porcelain dishes, beautifully decorated in five colors: underglaze blue, overglaze black, -green, -aubergine, iron red and gold. Showing an asymetrical design of a courtesan with her servant under a cherry tree, the right side with flowers. The back with auspicious emblems, the base with spur marks and an underglaze blue apocryphal "Ming Jiajing" mark. Provenance: Swiss private collection. Dimension: diameter 27.5cm, 3.5 cm high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1397021 (stock #WN184)
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$350
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A small Kutani porcelain pitcher beautifully painted in Mokubei style with two cartouches containing a mountainous landscape and a group of rakan among karakusa pattern. Base signed Kutani. Condition: little wear to enamels and gold, spout with a short firing crack (3 mm please see photo no. 9). Dimension: 9.5 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1396496 (stock #WN186)
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$950
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A patinated bronze okimono of a young woman with a beautiful face, dating around 1910. On her back a large basket and in her hand she was carrying a tool. Signed on the base. Dimension: 29.5 cm high, weight: 2.4 kg. Condition: tool broken off, few tiny areas with wear to the patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1396170 (stock #WN175)
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$380
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A baluster shaped porcelain vase with slightly raised and incised "anhua" decoration. Painted in deep underglaze blue with two cartouches showing river landscape scenes. Condition: fine, only missing lid and few tiny bursted bubbles. Dimension: 13.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1910 item #1396015 (stock #WN183)
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$950
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A "töla gasa" ceremonial bracelet of the Nias people made from "tridacna gigas" (giant clam shell). For a similar example please visit the website of the "Musée Quai Branly" in Paris. Provenance: Private Collection, Switzerland. Condition: rims with chips. Dimension: c. 7.1 cm high, diameter: c. 9.2 cm, weight: 454 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1395977 (stock #WN182)
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$520
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A set of six pierced silver zarfs with decoration in Niello, Ottoman coffee cup holders. Stamped with Tughra mark on body and foot, base with "Tremolierstich". Condition: some small repairs, two zarfs with a lost prong. Dimension: c. 5.6 cm high, diameter: 5.1 cm, weight: 227 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1395617 (stock #WN172)
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$320
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A large thumb ring decorated in openwork with Chinese auspicious characters, originally worked in two parts. The inner ring with Chinese maker's mark. Condition: please look at the photos carefully. Dimension: diamater: c. 3.3 cm, 2.8 cm high, weight: 32 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1395613 (stock #3534)
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$1,100
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A North Indian pandan steel box for offering betel. Of circular form with hinged lid, inlaid with flower scrolls in silver. Condition: interior with some oxidation. Dimension: diameter: 12 cm, 9.3 cm high, weight: 606 g.