All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1373459 (stock #CARP-003)
A very rare and well made Temple carpet from Tibet with an Imperial dragon with five claws chasing the elusive pearl. This carpet was made to wrap around the column in the temple and the two ends meet. Size: L.222 cm. W. 122 cm. (7 feet X 4 feet). Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1373384 (stock #CARP-002)
A large Tibetan Temple prayer carpet with two dragons, each chasing it's elusive pearl. Size: L. 163 cm. W. 88cm. Condition. No repairs. Very good for it's age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1373223 (stock #PT-011)
Boldly incised with blossoms and leaves, under a cream and bright leaf green and amber glaze. Comes with a certificate from Chinese Government Auction House. Size 16.5cm.Diam.Age: Liao(907-1125AD) Condition: Good. Small repair on part of the rim.(See Photos)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1373164 (stock #PT(T)-019)
A very large authentic Tang tomb guardian wearing a typical warrior's uniform standing on an evil earth creature with remains of the original pigments. The guardian was there to protect the tomb from these evil creatures. The item was found with its parts separated.Large statues like this were made in several parts. See last photo. Age: Tang Dynasty 618 - 907 AD. Size: H.86cm. W.38cm Condition: Very good for its age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1373046 (stock #GLD-008)
A fairly large gold repousse Buddha wearing a cape and standing on lotus pedestal. Repousse is a metalworking technique in which a malleable metal is ornamented or shaped by hammering from the reverse side to create a design in low relief. Size: H 11cm. W. 6cm. Condition: No repairs. Some openings which are natural for old repousse items. Nice patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1372619 (stock #JD-104)
A nicely carved very light pale celadon jade monkey on a bamboo swing that would make a nice pendant. This monkey is very life-like with a lot of character representing the year of the monkey. Size: H. 4cm. W. 3.2cm. Condition: Perfect.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1372254 (stock #TBP-003)
A complete old Tibetan ladies purse made of Yak leather and inlaid with silver and gilt carvings with a center piece of Turquoise. The front has carvings of two fish (representing the beginning of life)and flower design. The back has a center tree design. There is a silver woven chain attached to the top for carrying. Very rare to have this. Age: Late 19 Century. Size: Leather purse. See last photo. Condition. Very good.No repairs. Normal ageing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1371802 (stock #PT-005)
An exceptionally and very rare beautiful and unusual stem bowl with a thick black glaze and decorative bands painted in an iron rust color. There is one boldly etched (scraffiato) large flower with leaves. The background of the flower is in an iron rust glaze accentuating the floral spray...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1371376 (stock #PT(H)-005)
A beautiful large Han court lady with original pigment, standing and dressed in full robe with long swaggered sleeves and wide train. The head and hands have slots for inserting ornaments.The head is removable. Size H. 66cm. W. 25cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1371302 (stock #VT-001)
A translucent pair of ceramic cups from the Vung Tau shipwreck. Size: Diameter. 6.2cm. H. 4cm. Condition. Some very minor repairs on the rims of both cups.See photo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre AD 1000 item #1370687 (stock #GLD-016)
A nice assortment of eighteen ancient gold beads. Ancient gold beads are made from natural occurring gold which is around 22 karat pure gold. Will make a nice necklace. Weight: 15.36 grams. Size: See last photo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1370634 (stock #WD-077)
A rare scholar's table chest made of black wood. All original brass lock and handles. The bottom is also black wood. Size:L.39 cm. W.22 cm. H. 19 cm. Condition: No repairs. Minor age crack on the lid.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1370434 (stock #CRYS-004)
A beautiful well made crystal necklace with all matching crystal beads. Size:44cm. end to end. The beads average in size 1.7 x 1.3 cm. Age Late 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1370061 (stock #NEO-004)
A very large rare string of ceramic beads from the neolithic period. The necklace measures 106 centimeters from end to end. The condition is very fine considering the age.These beads date back to 500 to 1000 BC
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1369819 (stock #BR-049)
A rare authentic Bronze Ding or food offering container with domed cover and looped handles (when inverted the cover becomes a tripod dish) Age. Warring States or early Han. Size: H. 15.5cm. W. 22.7cm. Condition: No repairs or dents. In original condition Some encrustation of dirt from long burial.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1369538 (stock #BrPt-008)
Bamboo brush pot with two Cranes sitting on a pine tree. Background has a Sage standing on a small mountain. Age: Qing- Early 19th century. Size: 14cm. height- 10cm. width. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1369054 (stock #BrPt-007)
19th century bamboo brush pot with a seated Sage being visited by a small boy, accompanied by a old man. Mountain scene in the back. Age: Ching - 19th Century. Condition: No repairs. Size: H.16cm Diameter:10.5cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1837 VR item #1368888 (stock #WD-089)
A beautiful rare blackwood cabinet with symbolic carvings of a bat for long life and prosperity and happiness and the pair of fish for abundance and wealth and harmony. The cabinet comes with the original stand that is missing the two drawers. It is very rare to find the cabinet with the original stand.The items inside the cabinet do not come with the cabinet. Size: H. 193cm, L. 92cm W' 40cm. Condition: No repairs.