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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1201399 (stock #3948)
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A drop-shaped ewer with ribbed body and hinged lid with small bird final. The rococo style handle connecting body and lid. Curved, simple spout and two finely engraved horizontal bands. Condition: small dents, partially rubbed. Dimension: 35.8 cm high, weight: 1030 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1199673 (stock #4819)
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$160.00
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A small cylindrical container made of brass with a domed cover with close fitting. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with four medallions each containing a figure at leisure. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 7.0 cm high, diameter: 2.9 cm, weight: 56 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1199186 (stock #4818)
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$180.00
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Cylindrical container made of brass with a close fitting domed cover. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with six medallions each containing a bust portrait. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. Inside with ink residue. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: very good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 7.5 cm high, diameter: 4.1 cm, weight: 86 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1199010 (stock #SK520)
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$350.00
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With dark patina of slight tapering form on a plain base. With engraved decoration of cartouches containing calligraphy or lattice motifs. Interior decorated with central circles. Condition: fine, walls with three tiny thin areas. Dimension: diameter: 12.8 cm 15.7 cm long, weight: 258 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1197748 (stock #4817)
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$240.00
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Cylindrical container made of brass with a domed cover and decorated base both close fitting. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with eight medallions each containing a figure at leisure. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 7.5 cm high, diameter: 4.2 cm, weight: 80 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1197378 (stock #4816)
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$280.00
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Cylindrical container made of brass with a domed cover and punched base both close fitting. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with six medallions each containing a figure at leisure. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. Base with collector's no. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 10.1 cm high, diameter: 4.9 cm, weight: 130 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1196319 (stock #3779)
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$480.00
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Moulded porcelain snuff bottle covered with a monochrome blue glaze, imitating lapis-lazuli. One side with a dragon and one with a phoenix. Condition: foot with a loss, stopper lost, glaze with small losses, rubbing to gilding. Dimension: 7.1 cm high, weight: 72 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1195817 (stock #2940)
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$580.00
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An amethyst snuff bottle in pebble shape, the outside carved in relief with birds among twigs. Moderately hollowed. The stopper en suite, in the form of a bird, spoon made of bone. Condition: few rough areas and tiny chips. Dimension: 7.2 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1190756 (stock #SK519)
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$380.00
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Porcelain wall pocket modelled as a recumbent court official, decorated in famille rose enamels. Condition: excellent. Dimension: 17.4 cm long x 6.8 cm high, weight: 342 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1190162 (stock #SK518)
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$250.00
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The basic fabric is a linen weave with black stripes. The ends are embroidered with a striped camel carrying a coffin to Mecca, in polychrome threads and decorated with fold silvered metal. Please refer to "Türkische Kunst und Kultur aus osmanischer Zeit", no. 4/9 e. ISBN 3-7647-0369-5. Condition: patina, some stains, loose and missing threads. Dimension: approx. 140 cm x 41 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1189088 (stock #SK510)
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$500.00
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Composite panel of antique embroideries from the Ottoman Empire, made into a rectangular shaped woman’s prayer cloth indicating qibla, the direction of prayer. The basic fabrics are different plain weaves, embroidered with silk and metal wrapped threads, composed and sewn together in the Ottoman city of Salonika or Kavala. With plain lining and one side with silk fringes. For similar example please refer to "Textiles of the Islamic World" by John Gillow: page 32 with illustration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1187277 (stock #SK508)
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$760.00
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Sumptuously padded embroidery on velvet with couched metal threads in different shades. The center of the boche with a Jerusalem cross also known as the Crusader's cross, surrounded by birds, stars and floral sprays. The birds with eyes made of glass beads. Bordered by fringes, gauze lining. Condition: very good, only few loose and missing threads, velvet with occasional fading, gauze lining with a small whole and little staining. Dimension: 84 cm x 86 cm with fringes.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Kashmir : Pre 1900 item #1183612 (stock #4799)
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$900.00
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A rare Kashmir teapot with hinged lid standing on three small feet. The metal base, here copper or bronze, was first engraved with special tools to create the design in relief, the grooves were later filled with glass and then embellished with additional engraving and shiny gilding. This technique is called in India "meena" or "meenakari" and was first applied by the Mughal. With a small handwritten note explaining its provenance. Dimension: 20.8 cm long, 14 cm high, weight: 688 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1182590 (stock #4706)
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$900.00
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A blue and white deep porcelain dish with spirally moulded sides. Painted in underglaze blue with swirling stems of feathery flowers, repeated on the reverse. The base with a symbol mark in a double circle, Kangxi period (1662 - 1722). The open-work silver handle was added in the 19th century in the Netherlands. It is marked with a lion en passant, Minerva head, "b" (date mark corresponding to 1861) and a maker's mark. Condition: fine, only few tiny rim frits...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1182093 (stock #4700)
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$980.00
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Silver cocktail shaker with strainer and detachable cap. Embossed decoration of a dragon and a round cartouche with monogram on a shagreen simulating ground. Base marked "Nanking", mark of the Nanking Silver Store in Shanghai. Condition: the cap with one, the foot and beaker's rim with small dents. Dimension: 26.2 cm high, diameter: 10.7 cm, weight: 406 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1181585 (stock #4676)
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$420.00
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An antique walking cane or parasol handle. Made of silver decorated with two dragons chasing the flaming pearl among clouds. Top with monogram. Unmarked, tested silver. Condition: top slightly dented. Dimension: total length: 30.6 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1179096 (stock #4735-36)
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$680.00
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Two Chinese blue and white Kraak porcelain dishes retrieved from the Hatcher shipwreck, dating to the Transitional period, c. 1643. Each painted in underglaze blue with flowering plants in a star-shaped medallion, the sides with paneled decoration of flowers and auspicious symbols. One dish with a red "Hatcher Collection" label. The foot rims with adhering kiln grit and the bases with chatter marks. One dish with little glaze pitting and the other with little impurities...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1175153 (stock #4688)
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$580.00
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A high quality cloisonne vase dating from the Meiji period. Design of ho-o birds among clouds on a green speckled ground. The shoulder with flowers on a black spiral ground. Bottom, rim and wires are gilt. With wood stand. Condition: rim with a small dent (see picture No. 6). Small area with only under the magnifying glass visible imperfections. Dimension: 12.1 cm high. Same shape and close design to item# 1174589.