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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1409990 (stock #NH21010)
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$3,200.00
Unusual Chinese Scholars’ Incense Tray, beautifully crafted of wood covered in a parquetry of small pieces of coconut wood in a “Cracked Ice” pattern, small footed base with flared rim with beaded edge. Complete with a Japanese Collectors’ wood storage box labeled: “Chinese coconut rare wood tray made for incense burner”, minor signs of wear and use, otherwise fine condition. 1-1/2 in. high x 14-5/8 in. x 9-7/8 in. 19th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1409948 (stock #UH80143)
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$500.00
Antique ceramic box with cover from the Sawankhalok kilns, Thailand of shouldered globular form with a flat top having incised foliate vine plant decoration featured in a green/brown glaze with a raised nipple finial on center, the shoulder and body in a translucent white glaze with no incised decoration underneath stopping short of the neatly trimmed foot of a gray porcelaneous stoneware, the base with traces of the pontil firing scar in residue and depressions...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Pre 1900 item #1409947 (stock #UH80072)
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$6,900.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, a fine large bronze tribute drum (Heger Type III), Pazi (Burmese), pam klo’ (Karen) also known as “The Magical Bronze Pond”(Cooler - Developmental Stage VII, Aerial Sequence, Category C three frogs, p.276)*, the Karen subsiding on slash and burn agriculture were rain dependent, and “rain drums” were beaten to bring on the rains for frogs croak prior to rain and the low frequency drum sounds excite the frogs to croak as well, and thus it was believed that the b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1409925 (stock #UA03141)
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$600.00
Chinese ink rubbing of a stone stele engraving, dating to 1680, mounted as a hanging scroll, a lovely scene of two cranes symbolic of longevity under a pine tree, the writing not translated. Minor creases, repaired tear at the top of the scroll mounting otherwise fine condition. Image measuring: 73-1/2” high x 31” wide, Mounting measuring: 85-1/2”high x 39-3/4”wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1409776 (stock #UH80094)
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$200.00
Antique Burmese A-le 20 tical, a zoomorphic form market weight often referred to as an “opium weight”, in the form of a To-myin, a mythical creature crossing a horse and a lion, having a curly mane and unusual chin beard separating in three directions on the chest, open mouth, a peaked forelock, pair of horns followed by a pair of ears then the curled up mane, full chest, and curled tail, with extra incised decoration outlining the brow, chest, haunches and ankles standing on all four claw-...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1409759 (stock #UH00028)
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$1,500.00
Chinese Taoist Painting, ink, colors and gold on paper of the 2nd deity in the Taoist trinity of the 3 Pure Ones, Shangqing representing the highest purity, mediating between heaven and earth, unusually depicted seated on the back of a mythical recumbent lion on a cloud with a deep blue background having eight additional lion faces in the hair curls of the lion...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1409679 (stock #UH80193)
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$300.00
Mongolian style silver repoussé snuff bottle decorated with an overall design of nine lions playing with ribbon-tied balls, known as “Jiu Shih Toong Ju” (W-G), a wish for “May Nine Generations Live Together” a reference to achieving a harmonious household of the polygamist with his elders and offspring. The low grade silver in deep relief with a flat base and mouth rim, narrow aperture, the original stopper of the same material with coral and malachite cabochons. Late 19th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1409671 (stock #QB06053)
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$150.00
Chinese calligraphy and painting brush with rattan handle with inscription and bone bristle receptacle and natural hair bristles. Signs of wear otherwise fine condition. 10” long. Late 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #1409574 (stock #ES80001)
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$90.00
Antique Chinese Stoneware Oil Lamp, Shiwan kilns, Foshan, Guangdong Province. Variegated Copper Green glaze over a stoneware body in a balustrade shape reminiscent of the architectural elements produced by the Shiwan kilns for Southern China, with dish reservoir on top having a hole on center wherein the oil would be in reserve in the hollow of the stem and having three boss spur marks on the rim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1409145 (stock #RD001)
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$4,500.00
An Antique Qashqai Rug, Shiraz, Southern Persia. A fine wool pile tightly woven with five interlocking rows of large Boteh designs (curvilinear motif with a curled top, resembling both fruit and leaf) in alternating edge colours on a floral foliate ground framed by three flori-form borders. Labels on backside, Restored edges, excellent condition. Measuring: 76-1/2 in. x 53 in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1408974 (stock #UG71052)
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$1,600.00
Pair of Cambodian wood urns, the body of turned wood with assembled multitiered finial lid, decorated in raised lacquer with lotus and scrolling vine designs in red and black with gold leafed segments. Originally used as votive altar pieces in a Buddhist temple...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1408650 (stock #CZ04004)
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$60,000.00
Khmer Pair of Sandstone Guardian Lion Sculptures, Bayon style, Angkor Period. The fierce lions are both poised on a rectangular block with well-defined paws, half-sitting with a ridge line down center of back, ferocious expression with mouth open and well-delineated teeth, framed by arching mane, well-carved necklace and anklets...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1408649 (stock #CZ04003)
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$12,000.00
Khmer Mukhalinga, a sandstone sculpture of a Linga fronted with a small relief face of Siva, simple form with square base, octagonal mid-section and cylindrical top representing a phallus, the immaterial form of the supreme deity Siva. Signs of wear and possible restorations, losses and scratches otherwise fine condition. Dimensions: 27-1/2 in. high x 9-1/2 in...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1403041 (stock #UH80183)
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$350.00
A lidded wooden basket, the sides from one piece of thin steamed wood tacked together with brass brads at the center of one side and beveled decorative seam, flat wood bottom and flat wooden top and handle that locks into place by the design of the two uprights at the end. This type of box design dates back to Norse times. This one is further decorated with “Poker” embellishment in a foliate manner on the sides and lid with stitched edge detail on the lid, handle and uprights...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1402892 (stock #UH80177)
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$28,000.00
A Bronze and Mixed Metal Okimono of a Kumataka Mountain Hawk-Eagle (Nisaetus nipalensis orientalis)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1402519 (stock #NH00002)
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$300.00
Japanese provincial large circular lacquer tray, constructed of one thin slab of cypress with a double bent wood rim covered overall in several coats of black lacquer with red and gold lacquer painting of a red blossoming peony bush behind a brown rocky outcropping. Condition: Cracks and separation to the bentwood rim and signs of wear and previous repairs on the back side, otherwise the lacquer painting of the peonies on center remains in good condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1402517 (stock #NG83130)
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$8,500.00
Japanese Merchant’s chest (choba-dansu), Toyama, the front entirely constructed of keyaki (Zelkova serrata), original fuki-urushi lacquer finish, completed with hinoki (Chamaecyparis obtusa) configured with five lower drawers, one of these drawers with square lockplate, sliding door compartment, center lock pin, rectangular door pulls concealing one shelf and two small drawers made of kiri (Paulownia tomentosa), and one large drawer on top with square lock plate, diamond chrysanthemum detail, ...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Pre 1900 item #1402357 (stock #UH80178)
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$4,500.00
Console D’Époque Louis XV, a two-legged French wall table, carved of oak, painted and parcel gilt edge decorations and “Rouge de Rance” Marble-Top. A shaped and polished serpentine top above a foliate and floral garland pierced frieze, raised on acanthine carved C-scroll legs joined by a decorative stretcher and ending in pointed square toes. Painted in shades of sage green and umber with relief details in gold leaf. Condition: Refreshed decoration. Structural modifications made over tim...