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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1262967 (stock #SK798)
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A silver milk jug with coriander-leaf design and a cartouche in shield form, probably from Kutch. Unmarked, tested silver. Condition: small area with no design (photo no. 7), handle slightly bent. Dimension: 8.8 cm high, weight: 130 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1264022 (stock #SK801)
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$180.00
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A Chinese Export silver button hook, the handle with a dragon amidst clouds motif. With maker's mark "WH90", standing for the Wang Hing Company, working in Shanghai and Hong Kong around 1900. Condition: hook a little bit bent, handle top with a small dent. Dimension: 24.8 cm long, weight: 44 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1264140 (stock #SK800)
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$220.00
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Chinese Export silver sugar tongs with bamboo design, with maker's mark "WS", standing for Woshing and a Chinese character hallmark, working in Shanghai c. 1870s to 1910s. And a later tea strainer in basket form decorated with a dragon. Unmarked, tested silver. Condition: tea strainer with some small dents. Dimension: tongs: 11.2 cm long, weight: 26 g, strainer: 5.3 cm diameter, 3.5 cm high, weight: 28 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1266508 (stock #4957)
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$980.00
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A beautiful 19th century miniature armor with storage box, made for a gogatsu ningyo doll to display on the Boy's day. Made of black lacquered papier-mache, partial with gilt relief decoration of waves, bound together with brown cord ties. Few parts as the maedate made of metal, the fabric is a Japanese brocade. Condition: traces of usage, wear, small chips and few cracks. The menpo is a bit squashed and has losses, one fukigaeshi is buckled. Dimension: yoroi: 30 cm x 16 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1270101 (stock #4696)
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$660.00
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Circular porcelain plaque, dating to the late Qing period. The center painted in the Qianjiang Palette with temples and people in a mountainous river landscape. The border decorated in green, iron red and gold with birds. Condition: no repairs and cracks - little wear and impurities, rim frittings and flakes, base with few adhering kiln grit. Dimension: diameter: 29.8 cm, 1.3 cm thick.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1271050 (stock #SK810)
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A small midnight blue silk panel, maybe a former sleeve band, brocaded with gold threads in two different tones. Decorated with phoenixes, four-clawed dragons, an auspicious Chinese character, bats and waves. Bordered with silk and backed with cotton fabric. Condition: partial little wear and stained area. Dimension: total: 67.5 cm x 26.8 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1273201 (stock #4773)
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$500.00
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An original Japanese color woodblock print by the artist Keisai Eisen (1791-1848), in oban yoko-e size. Depicting two women walking in the snow along the Sumida river. Condition: very good impression, still good colors, centerfold, lower rim with few small wormholes, slightly soiled, laid down at upper corners in matt. Dimension: 23.8 cm x 37.8 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1273370 (stock #SK812)
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Small Indian mask cast in bronze or brass, finely engraved. Depicting the crowned head of a male deity with bulging eyes and moustache. Karnataka / Maharashtra c. 19th century. From a Swiss lady's private collection. Condition: fine. Dimension: 12 cm high x 12 cm wide x 8.5 cm deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1273569 (stock #SK813)
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$380.00
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Small bronze altar (pancayatana) made for home worship. Flat plinth on four feet with the figures of Annapurna, Ganesha and Nandi sitting around a Shiva lingam, further the symbols of sun, moon and the five balls (pancapinda). From a Swiss lady's private collection. Condition: base with an old repair, two holes maybe once for additional symbols or figures. Dimension: 10.5 cm long x 8 cm deep x 5.7 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1800 item #1274037 (stock #4775)
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$420.00
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An original Japanese color woodblock print by the artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (1769-1825), in vertical oban size. Depicting two women with a boy drying and beating Cloth on the river banks. Signed "Toyokuni ga", censor "kiwame". Condition: good color and impression, some small wormholes, backed, creased and soiled, laid down at upper corners. Dimension: 36.1 cm x 24.6 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1274207 (stock #SK815)
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$300.00
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A pair of silk applique roundels for a robe mounted on paper, embroidered in Peking knot and gold thread. Showing auspicious symbols and bats, dating to the late Qing period. Condition: slightly faded. Dimension: 20 cm diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1274352 (stock #SK818)
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$420.00
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Six different antique ceremonial spoons used during Hindu worship for offering holy water to deities, from Maharashtra. Made of brass or bronze, the largest spoon in "ganga-jumna" technique (brass and copper). Three with cobra, two with lotus bud and one with dancing Krishna final. One with short inscription. From a Swiss lady's private collection. Condition: traces of usage. Dimension: 13.6 cm to 16.2 cm long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1274780 (stock #SK816)
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$400.00
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A bulbous holy water vessel for sacred Ganges water used by pilgrims. Made of brass and copper, decorated with six avatars (incarnations) of Vishnu. Made in the technique known as "ganga-jumna" referring to the two great rivers of North India. From a Swiss lady's private collection. Condition: small quite invisible dents. Dimension: 13.4 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1837 VR item #1278229 (stock #5019)
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$350.00
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An original Japanese color woodblock print by the artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (1797–1858), from the series "The Storehouse of Loyal Retainers - Tale of the 47 Ronin" (Chûshingura) in horizontal oban size. Depicting hunters returning after bringing the body of the murdered Yoichibei to his cottage. Signed "Hiroshige ga", published around 1836 by Izumiya Ichibei and censor's seal: kiwame...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1278313 (stock #5018)
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$1,200.00
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Indian demon chaser mask in bronze repousse from Karnataka in five parts: head, headband, ears and a tube within the head to permit the mounting on a pole. Backside with red paint. Please refer for a quite identical mask to: "Ritual Bronzes of Maharashtra and Karnataka" by Leo S. Figiel, M.D.: Fig. 7-65. Condition: traces of usage, back part of the head and headband with some dents. Dimension: 26.2 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1279459 (stock #SK827)
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$240.00
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Small Indian bronze image depicting Sri Devi the wife of Vishnu, standing in tribhanga and holding a lotus bud. From a Swiss lady's private collection. Condition: some verdigris, patina and traces of usage. Dimension: 7.2 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1900 item #1281050 (stock #SK836)
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$250.00
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Chinese silver back of a mirror or a brush decorated with a dragon chasing the flaming pearl. With maker's mark "WS" and Chinese character marks. The silversmith Wo Shing was active in Canton and Shanghai circa 1830-1875. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension: 13.6 cm x 8.5 cm x 1.1 cm, weight: 110 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1282673 (stock #5027)
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$600.00
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A quite large figural silver betel box worked in repousse depicting a reclining, decorated elephant. Base marked "T90%" and Chinese character mark. Condition: traces of usage, few small nicks. Dimension: 18.5 cm long x 11.5 cm high, weight: 256 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1282935 (stock #SK835)
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Finely engraved small bronze altar of Vishnu with his consorts Shridevi and Bhudevi, cast in five parts. The three gods standing under an arch with a kirthi-mukha at the apex, the base of each figure slotting into the frame. Karnataka / Maharashtra 19th century. From a Swiss lady's private collection. Condition: fine. Dimension: 20.8 cm high x 17 cm long x 6.5 cm deep, weight: 1980 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1283186 (stock #1292)
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$280.00
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Humorous blue and white porcelain netsuke depicting a recumbent Chinese boy with movable biscuit porcelain tongue. The base unglazed and with two himotoshi. Condition: fine, only two short firing cracks. Dimension: 7.7 cm x 3.5 cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1283188 (stock #SK 839)
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$270.00
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A Chinese silver dish with bamboo design wit inserted Yuan Shikai silver yuan coin, dated to the 9th year of the Republic of China. No silver marks. Condition: some traces of usage. Dimension: coin: diameter 3.9 cm, dish: 8.9 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1285284 (stock #SK 834)
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Small bronze altar of four-armed Vishnu, cast in three parts. The deity is standing under an arch with a kirthi-mukha at the apex, the base of figure is figure slotting into the base. Condition: good, arch a bit slanting. Dimension: 16.9 cm high x 9.6 cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1287645 (stock #5020)
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Chinese export porcelain model of Zhang Guolao, one of the eight Taoist immortals. He is holding a bamboo drum and riding on a mule. Dating to the late Qianlong period. With later wooden stand. Condition: fine, except the inserted ears of the animal are lost. Dimension: 22.5 cm high x 16.2 cm long (without stand).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1288335 (stock #3335)
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$320.00
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The Taoist immortal Liu Hai is performing a handstand on his three-legged toad. Condition: leg of the animal and foot of Liu Hai with small loss, a crack. Dimension: 9.5 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1294707 (stock #SK862)
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$430.00
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Heart-shaped purse embroidered on both sides in counted stitch with bats in gold thread among clouds. Burgundy colored drawstring and tassels with silver and gold threads, paper lining. Condition: fabric of the aperture somewhat brittle. Dimension: 9.5 cm x 8.5 cm x c. 1.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1294810 (stock #SK861)
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$650.00
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A mask of a grimacing old man, carved of light wood, maybe hinoki, with gesso and polychrome pigments, inset with gray horse mane hair. The inside with brown lacquer and residue of two old paper labels. Condition: pigment and hair losses, old color mends. Dimension: 18 cm high x 14 cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1294918 (stock #SK863)
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$420.00
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Two framed gouache paintings on pith paper, made in Canton for the export in the 19th century. Showing vases with flowers. Mounted in gold lacquered wooden frames. Condition: one with left upper corner with tiny losses and the other one with two small stains. Please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the condition report. Dimension: image approx.: 17.4 cm x 12.8 cm, frame: 31 cm x 25 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1900 item #1295174 (stock #SK868)
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$300.00
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A spherical lime container made of copper with scrollwork decoration, chain and spatula in brass. Betel nut chewing accessory, the interior with lime residue. Condition: traces of usage. Dimension: diameter: 8.2 cm, chain with spatula: 32 cm long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1295681 (stock #SK867)
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$350.00
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A walking cane or parasol handle made of silver with fine repousse and chased decoration of three ascetics and Lord Krishna playing the flute amidst cottages and trees. With a dated and inscribed cartouche in shield form, top with monogram, unmarked. Condition: one dent, short split, top slightly dented. Dimension: length: 24.3 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1300603 (stock #SK869)
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$580.00
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A pair of large sumitsubo, Japanese carpenter's tools for marking straight lines in ink on flat surfaces. Maybe made for a topping out ceremony of a major Japanese building. Made of wood with painted decoration of cranes, turtles and waves in gold on black lacquer. Condition: spinning handles and one lug lost, traces of age, some lacquer losses and chip. Dimension: 30 cm long x 13.9 cm high x 7.2 cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1301884 (stock #SK871)
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$340.00
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An antique silver seal chop made in China for the export. The handle decorated with a coiling dragon, the seal matrix with a "W" in intaglio. Silver tested, unmarked. Condition: fine, some traces of usage. Dimension: 6.7 cm high, weight: 32 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1306227 (stock #SK876)
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$620.00
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A Chinese export porcelain barrel-shaped spirit bottle with cylindrical spout, dating from the Kangxi period (1662-1722), decorated with scrolling chrysanthemum and foliage in underglaze blue. Base with chatter marks. Condition: some firing faults: spout area, rim frits, foot area with missing glaze caused by bubble bursts. Dimension: 14.8 cm high. For slightly different decoration see item #1306329 (stock #SK 877) .
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1306329 (stock #SK877)
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$680.00
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A Chinese export porcelain barrel-shaped spirit bottle with cylindrical spout, dating from the Kangxi period (1662-1722), decorated with scrolling chrysanthemum and foliage in underglaze blue. Condition: spout with few short hairlines. Dimension: 14.7 cm high. For slightly different decoration see item #1306227 (stock #SK 876).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1306836 (stock #4867)
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$1,400.00
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An insert table screen with carved wood lattice work. The round porcelain plaque with depiction of three immortals in a landscape painted in underglaze blue. The reverse is bearing a six character "Daoguang" seal mark. Maybe the plaque was once a dish and reduced. Condition: lattice work with few missing pieces and little glue residue. Dimension: plaque: diameter: c. 16.5 cm, screen: total height: 45.5 cm, 34.5 cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1311280 (stock #SK885)
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$220.00
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Two pairs of small earthenware Satsuma vases decorated with different figural scenes between a cobalt blue ground. Bases signed. Condition: some wear to gold. Dimension: 5.5 cm and 5.6 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1910 item #1319441 (stock #SK905)
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$650.00
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A round, convex shield with four central bosses. Decorated with raised design of tendrils, embellished with black and red enamel, and some tin plated areas. Reverse with four attaching bronze rings and a velvet pad. Compare with a similar shield in the Royal Ontario museum. Condition: few losses to enamel and wear to tinned areas, reverse with some residue of solder. Dimension: diameter: 28 cm.