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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.