JJ Oriental Antiques - Jades, Bronzes, Cermics, Beads and more... "JJ Oriental"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1330661 (stock #WD-056)
JJ Oriental
$150.00
An unusual set of Ching "burlwood" type of handmade wood buttons. The wood is very unusual and of high quality.Qing Dynasty 19th Century
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1373459 (stock #CARP-003)
JJ Oriental
$3,500.00
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 : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1335835 (stock #JDOL-001)
JJ Oriental
$575.00
A healthy, plump, round & gentle-faced, "Kintaro" doll holding a lively carp (also considered a symbol of strength and good luck). In folklore, Kintaro grows up to become a famous warrior. He represents the wishes of parents to have a brave, strong, yet gentle son. Size H: 23 cm W: 13.5 cm. Period: Early Taisho. Condition: Some wearing off of pigment on fish. Short rope that goes in front of hat is detached on one side, but can easily be re-attached (we've kept it as is)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Inlay Work : Pre 1920 item #1323581 (stock #LACQ-019)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A rare relief molded lacquered alms tripod stand with three mythical nagas. Nagas represent the dragon in Burma Age: Late 19th century. Size: W. 23cm. H. 12.5cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1349323 (stock #BTBX-004)
JJ Oriental
$575.00
Early 20th century large "Yun" lacquered betel box with incised design of royal scenes and dancing girls. The box is divided into four pieces. The bottom part for betel leaves and the top part for lime, areca nuts, clove and other ingredients. Size:H. 22cm Diameter: 23cm. Condition: No repairs, an old small chip on upper rim and some minor age cracks on the two bottoms.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1325148 (stock #LACQ-003)
JJ Oriental
$595.00
A very large four tiered lacquered food box with paintings of court scenes and dancing ladies.Made up of 11 pieces. Age:1910. Size: Hight 21 inches-53.5 cm. Condition: Very good.Some very minor chipping from age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1352062 (stock #CER-012)
JJ Oriental
$875.00
A set of six plates with a central floral arrangement in a dragon flanked base surrounded by eight alternating panels of florals and scenes. The back is signed in Chinese style referring to the Ming Dynasty. Age: Late Taisho Period. Size: Diameter. 12.3cm. Condition: Perfect.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Wood : Pre 1910 item #1328551 (stock #LACQ-010)
JJ Oriental
$275.00
A gold-leaf design lacquered offering bowl with floral decoration and "balu-gwin"animal design. Age: late 19th early 20th century. Size: H. 12.5cm. Diameter. 24.5cm. Condition: Some wear on the gold-leaf.Normal for it's age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1910 item #1381805 (stock #AMBN-003)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A nicely carved natural amber bottle with two crane birds, one on each side with floral designs. The crane represents longevity and also a symbol of age. Size: H. 4.5cm. W. 3.9cm. Condition: No repairs or chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1321688 (stock #LACQ-018)
JJ Oriental
$675.00
An unusual and rare alms basket with glass inlays from the Arakan State. Age: Late 19th Century. Size: H. 19.5cm. Diameter.of the base. 34cm. Condition: No repairs. Wood chip in the inside of the base. See last photo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1330897 (stock #OBI-004)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A stylized leaf design obidome with berries in vivid colors. Age: 1910's Size: L. 5cm. W. 3cm. Condition: Perfect.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1372254 (stock #TBP-003)
JJ Oriental
$895.00
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 : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1358716 (stock #BTBX-003)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
Early 20th century large "Yun" lacquered betel box with incised design of royal scenes and dancing girls. The box is divided into three pieces. The bottom part for betel leaves and the top part for lime, areca nuts, clove and other ingredients. Size:H. 23 cm Diameter: 23 cm. Condition: No repairs, an old chip on upper rim and some age cracks on the two bottoms from age..
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1335652 (stock #TMAS-001)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
A wooden carved Tibetan mask. The art of Tibetan masks can be classified into religious type and folk type. Exorcising masks were initially held to drive away ghosts and evil spirits. Later were used in local operas. Size: 27cm X 17cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1373542 (stock #CARP-005)
JJ Oriental
$1,475.00
A beautiful Tibetan temple carpet.The center with a beige background features flowers and leaves that bloom in joyful colors throughout the center. The stems of these flowering plants emanate from the abstract mountains at the 4 corners of the central frame. The floral center is framed in a large blue & white keyfret pattern that features 4 large pairs of abstract colorful flowers within the frame. The design is represented in happy colors of pinks, oranges, reds, and blues. Size: L.164cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1332929 (stock #LACQ-015)
JJ Oriental
$275.00
A nice example of a "yun" lacquered chest with a scene of a prince on a horse and a dancer. Size: L.24cm. W. 16.5cm. H. 10cm. Small age crack on the bottom left corner of the lid. See photo five.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1335537 (stock #TBP-001)
JJ Oriental
$795.00
An 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. Age: Late 19 Century to early 20th. Size:L. 13cm. W:3.5cm. H:6.8cm. Condition. Very fine, no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1329978 (stock #BBB-006)
JJ Oriental
Price on Request
A very rare and unusual gilded Burmese table with floral designs and glass inlaid on three sides., most likely used in a temple. Age: Early 20th century. Size: L.77cm. W. 55cm. H. 73cm. Condition: No repairs. Normal wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1372619 (stock #JD-104)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
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 : Inlay Work : Pre 1910 item #1364610 (stock #BBB-003)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
A unusual and nicely made gilded relief dome cover Monk's alms bowl with glass inserts. Most of these types of bowls were made in Mandalay. Size: H. 19.2cm. W. 11cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1910 item #1379732 (stock #AMBN-004)
JJ Oriental
$385.00
A good luck natural amber pendant with a carving of a monkey and the reversed side a carving of a bird (Phoenix). Size: H. 4.8cm W. 3.0cm. Condition: No repairs, chips or cracks.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1327263 (stock #LACQ-016)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
A nice lacquered box with a painted mythical beast on the lid and a bird on the front panel. Under the outside bottom panel there is an inscription. Age: Early 20th century. Size: L. 30.6cm. W. 10.5cm H. 7.4cm. Condition: No repairs. Normal ageing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1326480 (stock #LACQ-012)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
three piece alms bowl food container with floral design with a domed lid and bowl inside. Age: Early 20th century. Size: H. 14.4cm. W. 16.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Normal ageing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1351562 (stock #BTBX-002)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A 19th - early 20th century very large "Yun" lacquered betel box with incised design of royal scenes and dancing girls. The box is divided into four pieces. The bottom part for betel leaves and the top part for lime, areca nuts, clove and other ingredients. Size:H. 25.5cm Diameter: 27cm. Condition: No repairs, an old chip on upper rim and some age cracks on the two bottoms. See last photos.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1383438 (stock #AMBN-013)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
A nicely carved natural amber pendant with one bat and leaf design. The bat represent longevity and happiness. The bat and happiness sound is in the Chinese language is similar - both pronounced Fu.It floats. Size: L. 2.3cm. Condition: No repairs, cracks or chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1335009 (stock #BTBX-005)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
A late 19th "Yun" lacquered betel box with incised design of two dancers. The box is divided into three pieces. The bottom part for betel leaves and the top part for lime, areca nuts, clove and other ingredients. Size: H. 7.2cm. Diameter. 16.4cm. Condition: No repairs. Some chips around the edges from age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1390088 (stock #BROH-001)
JJ Oriental
$1,200.00
A beautiful replica of the famous Bronze Running Horse or the Galloping Horse. The original horse was made durning the Han Dynasty. The sculpture is balanced on one hoof giving the illusion of flight. Size: Length 23cm -9 inches. Hight 19cm - 7.4 inches. Width 4cm - 1.5 inches. Weight 1.3 Kilos - 2.86 pounds.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1356728 (stock #TBP-004)
JJ Oriental
$695.00
A complete old Tibetan ladies purse made of Yak leather and inlaid with silver and gilt carvings with a center piece of Turquoise and two red mountain corals. Age: Late 19 Century. Size: Leather purse. See last photo. Condition. Very good.No repairs. Normal ageing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1352956 (stock #PT-025)
JJ Oriental
$485.00
Blue and white export ware plate. There are four block-printed under glaze "crowns" around the edges of the plate with a brushed "fu" character in the center for prosperity, good fortune and wealth. Size: Diameter. 26.2 cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1340857 (stock #NONY-008)
JJ Oriental
$275.00
A unusual yellow six sided Nonya plate with a peach and bats for good luck. Nyonya wares are over-glaze polychrome enamelled porcelains made in Jingdezhen in the Kiangsi province of China for the Straits Chinese, or Babas, whose female counterparts are called Nyonyas, hence the term Nyonya ware. Nonya wares were mainly reserved for festive occasions and special functions. Size: W. 15.2cm. Condition: No repairs or chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1358410 (stock #LACQ-017)
JJ Oriental
$675.00
A decorated covered bowl from the Arakan State. The bowl is in two parts with three clawed foot stand.These bowls were created mostly for Buddhist votive use. Age: Late 19th century. Size: H. 42.5cm. W. 28.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Some loss of the glass inserts from age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1357219 (stock #WD-017)
JJ Oriental
$450.00
A rare lacquered scholar's screen with a Kylin and rider on the front. The back panel has a still life which has faded. Size: H. 61cm. W. 45cm. Condition: Fading and some peeling on both sides from age. Can be restored.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1396748 (stock #AMBN-011)
JJ Oriental
$395.00
A natural amber pendant with two bats, one on each side. The bats represent longevity and happiness. The bat and happiness sound is in the Chinese language is similar - both pronounced Fu. Size: L. 3cm. W. 2cm. Condition: No repairs, cracks or chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1338602 (stock #NONY-009)
JJ Oriental
$275.00
A six sided Nyonya bowl with three "gold" fish and sea plants for good luck. Nyonya wares are over-glaze polychrome enamelled porcelains made in Jingdezhen in the Kiangsi province of China for the Straits Chinese, or Babas, whose female counterparts are called Nyonyas, hence the term Nyonya ware. Nonya wares were mainly reserved for festive occasions and special functions. Size: 15cm. H. 5.6cm. Condition: No repairs or chips. Some wear on the inside of the bowl.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1356887 (stock #NONY-004)
JJ Oriental
$385.00
A Nyonya plate painted with auspicious symbols of a peach, peony and Buddha hand citron. Nyonya wares are over-glaze poly-chrome enameled porcelains made in Jingdezhen in the Kiangsi province of China for the Straits Chinese, or Babas, whose female counterparts are called Nyonyas, hence the term Nyonya ware. Nonya wares were mainly reserved for festive occasions and special functions. Size: W. 23.2cm. Condition: Normal wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1335069 (stock #WD-039)
JJ Oriental
$680.00
A fairly large lacquer chest with two original handles and lock. It has a removable tray inside. Size: L. 43.3cm. W. 24.7cm. H. 21cm. Condition: Very good. No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1352282 (stock #AB-097)
JJ Oriental
$185.00
Nineteen Chinese plastic and stone (jade) beads dating back to the early nineteenth century. Size: See last photo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1358364 (stock #NONY-010)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A six sided Nyonya plate with a peach and ten Buddhist symbols for good luck with the Tonzhi (1862-1864)stamp and of the period. Nyonya wares are over-glaze polychrome enamelled porcelains made in Jingdezhen in the Kiangsi province of China for the Straits Chinese, or Babas, whose female counterparts are called Nyonyas, hence the term Nyonya ware. Nonya wares were mainly reserved for festive occasions and special functions. Size: W. 18.6cm. H. 4.5cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1358166 (stock #CER-013)
JJ Oriental
$275.00
Qing dynasty blue and white porcelain ink box with two compartments with key fret design around the lid. Size:L.10.3cm. W. 7.2cm. H. 4.2cm. Condition: No repairs. Normal wear around the edges.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1369538 (stock #BrPt-008)
JJ Oriental
$575.00
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 : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1370434 (stock #CRYS-004)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
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 : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1389025 (stock #AMBN-009)
JJ Oriental
$395.00
A gentle-faced natural amber figure of Quanyin (the Goddess of Mercy) seated holding an ambrosia bottle (kalasa)in her right hand. There is a hole on one side for stringing. Size: H. 4.2cm. W. 2.5cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1357182 (stock #TIB-015)
JJ Oriental
$895.00
Jambala (Tibetan: Dzambhala) is the Tibetan God of wealth and appropriately a member of the Jewel family. He comes in many forms and in this Jambala is in its “white form” and holds a trident and a scepter rides on a Makara (sea creature). Jambala is said to decrease obstacles and increase all good fortune and happiness. Jambala is also the protector of beings from sickness and difficulties...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1368607 (stock #CER-019)
JJ Oriental
$225.00
A nicely decorated blue and white spoon from the Ching Dynasty. Age: 19th century. Condition: No repairs. Size: See last photo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1368829 (stock #SILV-005)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
A nice well formed etched silver elephant box from Burma. Age: Pre 1900 Size: H.6.6cm. W. 10cm. Condition. No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1381157 (stock #CER-011)
JJ Oriental
$3,500.00
A very large Imari charger with a painted dragon in the center chasing the elusive flaming pearl. The panels have various paintings of dancers and country scenes. It is unusual to see dragons in Japanese Imari plates. The back has been wired for hanging. Size: Diameter. 45.3cm. Condition: Perfect.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1356781 (stock #OBI-001)
JJ Oriental
$675.00
A intricately formed obidome (kimono rope ornament) of a golden woven basket overflowing with chrysanthemums of silver and golden tones. Chrysanthemums are a symbol of steadfast friendship. Signed by the artist. Size: W. 4.3cm. H. 3.3cm. Condition: Natural ageing. No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1336756 (stock #WD-060)
JJ Oriental
$350.00
An unusual leather box lacquered red on the outside. There is writing on the inside of the box. The writing might be to identify the item or the manufacturer. Size: L.43cm. W. 11cm. H. 6.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Some chips on the lacquer from age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1357966 (stock #SILV-002)
JJ Oriental
$1,200.00
An ornate silver betel box with open-work patterns of curling tendrils. The body and lid each have five panels with high relief work depicting 10 different scenes of ancient Burma. The top of the domed lid has a lotus blossom. The bottom is hammered with the date and occasion for the piece.

Period: Early 1900's.

Size: Height = 14.5 cm (5-3/4 inches), Diameter = 12.5
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1356324 (stock #LACQ-006)
JJ Oriental
$595.00
A relief gilt moulded lacquered ritual pitcher cup & saucer. It is unusual to find this type of lacquer ware in this design. Age: Pre 1920. Size: Pitcher. H. 20cm. W. 16cm. Cup. H. 9.5cm. Saucer. circumference. 13.5 cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1333693 (stock #WD-079)
JJ Oriental
$1,500.00
A rare Chinese blackwood day bed low table. This table was designed to be placed in the canopy bed for reading and eating. Date: Middle Qing. Size: L 63 cm,W.43 cm, H.27 cm. Condition: Very good. No repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1337254 (stock #NONY-011)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
Nyonya bowl with maker's stamp. Nyonya wares are over-glaze polychrome enamelled porcelains made in Jingdezhen in the Kiangsi province of China for the Straits Chinese, or Babas, whose female counterparts are called Nyonyas, hence the term Nyonya ware. Nyonya wares were mainly reserved for festive occasions and special functions. Size: W. 17cm. H. 6.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Some wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1348627 (stock #AB-099)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
A nice assortment of old Chinese beads. Size: See last photo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1348903 (stock #BR-051)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A nicely designed water dropper with floral design relief on both sides. Comes with the original bronze lid. Size: L. 11cm. W. 8cm. Condition: No repairs with a nice patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1327601 (stock #WD-032)
JJ Oriental
$575.00
A portable vanity case of blackwood with all original hardware and mirror. It is in it's original condition as found. Age. Very early 19th century. Size: L. 27.5cm. W.20cm. H.10.8cm. Condition. No repairs. Mirror has some peeling of the silver backing around the edges, because of age. One handle knocker is missing and the lock has decomposed (common with these old pieces).Some old reinforcement strips on the front and inside.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1325651 (stock #WD-020)
JJ Oriental
$595.00
A beautiful painted scholar's box painted with scholar's objects and floral arrangements. Size: H. 11.8cm W. 31.5 x 17.2cm. Condition: Normal ageing. The hinges in the back most likely have been replaced.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1327739 (stock #NONY-005)
JJ Oriental
$275.00
An unusual divided plate with floral designs and two large bats on the underside,symbolizing fruitfulness, prosperity and happiness. Nyonya wares are over-glaze polychrome enamelled porcelains made in Jingdezhen in the Kiangsi province of China for the Straits Chinese, or Babas, whose female counterparts are called Nyonyas, hence the term Nonya ware. Nyonya wares were mainly reserved for festive occasions and special functions. Size: W.12.5cm. H. 3.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Normal wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1345415 (stock #PT-057)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
Nicely made statue of a boy riding an elephant. Nice crackling gree glaze. Age: Late 18th century. Size: L. 12cm, W. 5.5cm, H. 11 cm. Condition: Perfect.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1348489 (stock #NONY-012)
JJ Oriental
$225.00
A nice Nyonya bowl with butterflies and floral design. Nyonya wares are over-glaze polychrome enamelled porcelains made in Jingdezhen in the Kiangsi province of China for the Straits Chinese, or Babas, whose female counterparts are called Nyonyas, hence the term Nyonya ware. Nyonya wares were mainly reserved for festive occasions and special functions. Size: W.13cm. H. 5cm. Condition: No repairs. Some wear and ageing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1325481 (stock #BTBX-006)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A late 19th "Yun" lacquered betel box with incised design of animals, elephant,snake,crab etc and dancer. The box is divided into three pieces. The bottom part for betel leaves and the top part for lime, areca nuts, clove and other ingredients. Size: H. 21cm. Diameter. 21cm. Condition: No repairs. Some minor age cracking which is normal with old lacquer.