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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1150653 (stock #SK466)
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Traditionally worked Chinese hardwood frame with pierced decoration of vine leaves. Framing an antique hand-colored photograph depicting the Temple of Earth in Beijing. Condition: few traces of usage, one wedge of back is missing. Dimension: 34.2 cm x 29.6 cm, weight: 1200 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1154436 (stock #4598)
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$450.00
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Influenced by the Chinese Transitional porcelain this dish shows in the center a bridge with a farmer and two cows. On the back a single spur mark. Condition: fine, little wear, foot rim with a small loss (production flaw). Dimension: diameter: 21.3 cm, weight: 396 g. Without wooden stand.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1159029 (stock #SK479)
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$380.00
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Rare porcelain dish o a high foot with beautiful decoration of court scenes and flowers and birds in famille rose and gold. Condition: partially enamels and gold slightly worn. Dimension: diameter: 21.2 cm, 9.3 cm high, weight: 732 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1900 item #1159292 (stock #SK478)
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$400.00
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Large porcelain sugar bowl with beautiful decoration of court scenes, flowers and birds in famille rose and a lot of gold. Condition: very few small areas with enamels and gold slightly worn. Dimension: handle to handle: 18.5 cm, 14.1 cm high, weight: 792 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1900 item #1159293 (stock #SK477)
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$320.00
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A small jug with beautiful decoration of a court scene, flowers and birds in famille rose and gold. Condition: few areas with enamels and gold slightly worn. Dimension: height: 13.8 cm, weight: 322 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1920 item #1161285 (stock #SK483)
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$340.00
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A rectangular wooden box veneered with porcupine quills, ebony and bone studs. Condition: few wooden studs for fixation are lost. Dimension: 17 cm x 10.6 cm x 5.1 cm, weight: 360 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1164508 (stock #4628)
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Decorated to the four straight sides with a flowering plant or a river landscape. The rounded sloping shoulder ending in a pewter-mounted neck. Condition: stopper is lost, edges with chips. Dimension: 24.2 cm high, weight: 1000 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1170935 (stock #SK497)
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Two deeply carved wooden boxes for the export, both having a hinged lid. The larger box lined with later felt. Condition and dimension of small box: few minor losses, maybe with later varnishing, lock with missing key; 22 cm x 16.5 cm x 10.5 cm. Larger box: some losses and worm holes, two small old repairs (see picture 12); 28.2 cm x 19 cm x 9 cm. Weight together: 1500 g. shipping by registered Swisspost included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1175153 (stock #4688)
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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.
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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1195817 (stock #2940)
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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 : 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 : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1800 item #1205165 (stock #SK 537)
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An album page in woodblock print technique probably from the "Ehon Matsu no Shirabe", showing a young beautiful lady standing near a small river. Condition: faded, creased, thin area, one worm hole, reverse with tapes. Dimension: 23.6 cm x 17.1 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1206556 (stock #SK542)
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Two V-shaped "segusha", used for draping over the bedding during the day and a short embroidery, maybe a fragment of a "segusha". Embroidered in cross stitch in strong-colored silk with geometric pattern. Cotton lining. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: few traces of usage, partial with little discoloration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1800 item #1208617 (stock #SK 538)
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Two double pages printed in woodblock technique on thin paper. The first depicting a blue bird on a lychee plant from the "Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting", Jieziyuan huazhuan, published in 1679 by Wang Gai. The second showing a bird on a fruiting branch, from the "Ten Bamboo Studio Manual of Calligraphy and Painting", Shizhuzai shuhua pu, published by Hu Zhengyan in the early 17th century. These painting manuals were very popular and reprinted many times, here 18th century editions...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1210831 (stock #SK558)
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A single shoe adapted to a pin cushion, filled with sand and closed with purple silk fabric. The shoe was originally made for a Han Chinese woman having bound feet. Condition: silk of shoe slightly faded. Dimension: c. 13 cm long, 7 cm high, weight: 308 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1211222 (stock #4675)
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A rare Japanese okimono depicting the seated bodhisattva of compassion with serene facial expression. Made of bright bronze alloy, maybe shibuichi, and fine inlays in silver, gold and enamel. The base with signature. Condition: no damage, few traces of wear. Dimension: 11.1 cm high, weight: 572 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1211812 (stock #4130)
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An erotic scene of a young couple in a fan-shaped cartouche, painted in ink and colors on silk. The paper folder labeled "August". Condition: bottom corners creased, folder with few tears. Dimension painting: 27.2 cm x 33.6 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1213966 (stock #4019)
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Finely potted Kraak style petal-molded deep saucer, painted at the center in underglaze blue with a garden fence and butterfly among flowers. Dating to the late Ming period. The base with a Chenghua six-character mark in double ring. Condition: a c. 10 cm long hairline (see pic. 6 and 12), few rim frittings, the bluish glaze partially uneven. Dimension: 19.9 cm diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1216146 (stock #SK593)
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A Chinese silver shield-shaped presentation plaque engraved with good wishes, mounted to conforming hardwood shield carved at crest with stylized flower and with easel support on the back. Silver plaque with indistinct mark. Condition: good, minimally dented at the edges. Dimension: 27.8 cm x 20. 6 cm, weight: 716 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1218770 (stock #4824)
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Jewelry for the headdress of a Turkmen unmarried woman, made of silver and set with red glass cabochons. These domed finals were fixed on the girl's cap called "Tjubetejka", according to Schletzer decorated with a bird's feather meant the young woman was affianced. From an old Swiss collection. Cf. Schletzer, Dieter and Reinhold: Old Silver Jewellery of the Turkoman: An Essay on Symbols in the Culture of Inner Asian Nomads. Berlin: D. Reimer, 1983, pages 182 - 183...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1220948 (stock #4823)
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A beautiful pair of genuine arm cuff bracelets worn by the women of the Turkmen Tekke tribe. They are made of silver with gilding and set with carnelian cut with flat top. From an old Swiss collection. Cf. Schletzer, Dieter, and Reinhold: Old Silver Jewellery of the Turkoman: An Essay on Symbols in the Culture of Inner Asian Nomads. Berlin: D. Reimer, 1983: similar pair: No. 221. Condition: good, some traces of usage, unpolished. Dimension: 9.7 cm long x 6.3 cm wide, weight: 532 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1223444 (stock #SK608)
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$230.00
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A fine applique panel mounted on gold foil, embroidered in tiny Peking knot and gold thread. Showing a big cat in a landscape, in an old European frame with antique finish. Condition: little faded. Dimension total: 27 cm x 19.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1226265 (stock #SK622)
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$720.00
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The circular dish made of fine milky white porcelain decorated in overglaze enamels as iron-red, blue, green, yellow, black and gold. The well painted with a prunus tree, coiled dragon and ho-o bird. The reverse with scrolls. Condition: fine, the green enamel with partial spalling. Dimension: diameter: 20.9 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1226564 (stock #SK619)
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An antique fan-shaped wooden frame, beautifully carved in open-work with lotus and flower heads. Original brass hook and glass. Dimension: total 29.8 cm x 28.5 cm, inside: 21.1 cm x 23 cm. Condition: fine, few traces of usage, two clamps lost.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1227888 (stock #4880)
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Small, elegant silver tray with bamboo rim. Base with "Zeewo" and Chinese character mark. Condition: fine, few traces of usage. Dimension: diameter: 17.3 cm, weight: 190 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1228448 (stock #SK633)
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A banner made of different brocaded silk "nishiki" fabrics, figured yellow textile and dyed cotton lining. Leather loop. Dimension: 135 cm x 26.2 cm. Condition: slightly faded, partial little wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1228597 (stock #SK636)
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The central field composed of different parts of a silk ikat-dyed textile with amulet and boteh pattern. Bordered by bilious green silk panels and red cotton. Condition: discolored. Dimension: c. 210 cm x 120 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1229717 (stock #4362)
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$970.00
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Japanese erotic (shunga) "pillow book", mounted with eleven color woodblock prints in chuban size. Depicting scenes of amorous lovers, designed by an artist of the Utagawa School in early Meiji period. The accordion bound volume with figured silk covers and title slip, the plates lavishly printed with gaufrage, shomen-zuri and silver pigments. Condition: please look at the photos carefully being part of the condition report. The prints are more or less stained...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1231522 (stock #SK648)
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A bulbous brass water vessel finely engraved with two religious scenes, a cockerel and the portrait of King George V and his consort Mary. Maybe a keepsake of the Delhi Durbar in 1911. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension: 12.8 cm high, Diameter: c. 14.4 cm.