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All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Jewelry Boxes : Contemporary item #1064499 (stock #107094 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$135.00
Description: A multi-hued beige-orange hand crafted agate jewelry/trinket box with matching lid. Condition is excellent. The box measures 2-1/8” H x 5” W x 4-1/4” D; and weighs 2.8 lbs.
All Items : Artists : Sculpture : Contemporary item #1066372 (stock #305027 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
Price on Request
This is an offering for an Alabaster Sculpture of an Indian Chief bust by an American artist, W.C. Shotts, mounted on an oval rosewood base. This magnificent work of art demonstrates the versatility and artistic talent of W. C. Shotts. This rare, one of a kind, alabaster bust is three dimensional, and was sculpted in fine detail from nature’s raw material. The size of the bust is 7-1/2” H x 4-1/2” W x 5-3/4” D; the wood base is 2-1/4” H x 7” W x 5-1/4” D; total height is 10” a...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 2000 item #1063939 (stock #1103004)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1200.00
This listing is for an original oil painting on canvas of a beautiful sunset over a lake with ducks flying low in the sky by “Manuel Garza” (a premier American landscape artist of southwestern hill country scenes, B. 1940). This painting of the sunset over the lake is typical of the attention to detail found in all of his works. It shows each blade of grass and water plants, amidst shimmering water and trees. The sun lights up the clouds and casts a beam of yellow light on the lake. The pa...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1980 item #718216 (stock #H711001)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
Price on Request
This painting is part of the “Nostalgia of the Plains” oil on masonite board by Texas Panhandle artist D.R. Parker. It depicts a windy sky as light breaks over the plains. Parker uses at least 13 coats of transparent glaze in and over his paintings to achieve the surreal look. Some of his paintings are also viewed as mystical because of the soft subtle finish. This painting comes with a custom frame and matting. Marks: Signed in bottom left corner Date: Undated, late 20th centu...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Time Pieces : Clocks : Pre 1980 item #1059928 (stock #309028)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
Price on Request
French L’Epee Polished Bronze Carriage Clock, with key wound, 8-day movement, and beveled glass on all sides and top. It has a white porcelain face with Roman numerals and marked, “L’Epee, Fondee in 1839” and “Sainte Luxanne France” in the center of the dial. L'Epee was founded in 1839 and has continued to maintain a reputation for their quality workmanship. They brought out a new line of carriage clocks in the late 1970’s, and we acquired this clock about 1978. It features the ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1980 item #1064331 (stock #067029)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$165.00
This listing is for a beautiful Mexico silver toned box decorated with shiny abalone inlay on a beautiful box with a hinged, curved top. The abalone is inlaid on all four sides as well as the top. The interior has a dark wood liner in the bottom. The underside of the box is stamped “Alpaca Mexico”. The box measures 1-3/4” H x 4” W x 3” D; and weight is 10 oz. Age is pre-1980. Excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Minerals : Shell : Pre 1980 item #1064339 (stock #067026 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$149.00
This is an artistically sculptured Aztec styled mask inlaid with beautiful abalone shells that gives a jeweled appearance in the light, and mounted on a base inlayed on the front and sides with what appears to be malachite. Condition of the mask is very good, but there is an old repair to a crack in the black base and small missing piece of inlay from side of base. Size is 5-1/2” H x 4” W x 2” D; and weighs 7 oz.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #1064481 (stock #1011050)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$85.00
Chinese black and red cinnabar box. The overall red lacquer base (over wood) has the endless meander pattern. The black lacquer on the top has carved flowers and rocks. The black lacquer pattern of the sides is carved scrolling vines and flowers. Box is in excellent condition. The size is 1-3/4” H x 4-1/4” W x 2-1/4” D; and weighs 5 oz.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Time Pieces : Clocks : Pre 1980 item #1206856 (stock #1303076)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$11,095.00
Considered by many to be the best Herschede Grandfather clock made during 20th century, this rare clock is almost identical to "The Edinburgh" and the "Wellington" models (c1978). However it was made without the leaded or metal overlay on the glass. It is both functional and beautiful, having a solid & veneer mahogany cabinet with book-matched mahogany overlays. Excellent running condition, eight-day time & strike movement, with moving moon dial, featuring two moons and two seascapes. Remarkable...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1960 item #711477 (stock #013089)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$145.00
Japanese Imari covered rice bowl. The two pieces have two alternating designs of (1) fan design with flowers and half of an ironstone red flowers (2) cobalt ground with gilt and whole ironstone red flower. This design is duplicated on the base. There is a two-character mark in the center of the top. The bottom has an under glaze blue design. Date: From 1900. Size/Weight: 3-7/8”H x 5”Diameter; 14 oz. Condition: Excellent condition with no breaks or cracks.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1960 item #711478 (stock #301003)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$145.00
Japanese Imari rice bowl covered with chrysanthemum flowers and archaic sword tips of cobalt, ironstone red and gilt. The center of the top has a 4-character signature. The bottom has the same design ending with a lighter blue under glaze petal design with flowers. Date: From1900. Size/Weight: 3-7/8”H x 5-1/2”W; 1.2 lbs. Condition: Excellent with no breaks or cracks.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1950 item #1058904 (stock #204082 & 83)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$125.00
This offering is for two Hakata Urasaki Doll figures. The first is of a Calligrapher shown seated at a table holding an ink brush above a document with a kanji character. The sculpture has finely detailed facial features, with a furrowed brow, bald head and full beard. It measures 5-1/2”H x 4-1/2’W x 4”D, and weighs 14 oz. Condition is very good with a miniscule chip of paint missing from a corner of desk. Age is mid 20th century. The second figure is of a Seated Fisherman net Maker...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1058916 (stock #1102004)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$95.00
Unique Bronze incense burner with double peacock back, and in the front the Goddess “Parvati” is in the center with an elephant on each side. Below the goddess are two birds, along with two attendants on either side. The bowl of the burner comes to a point in the front, and has a floral decorated base. The burner measures 5-1/4”H x 3-3/16”W x 3-3/4”D, 14 oz. The overall condition is excellent. Age is c. mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1058922 (stock #062049)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$110.00
Japanese slender bulb-shaped bronze Ikebana vase with a brown patina. The vase has an impressed mark, “Japan” on the bottom and measures 9”H x 3”Diameter at the widest. Weight is 10 oz. Good condition, with the exception of a rub mark to the patina on the body of the vase. Age is c. Mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1058933 (stock #1102005)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$150.00
Bronze finely etched Yatata brush and ink holder with a variety of floral and fern designs. The holder has two lidded openings, one for the brush and other for ink. The Yatata measures 1-1/8”H x 7-3/4”W x 1-5/8”D at the widest, and weighs 10 oz. The condition is good with a darkened patina. Age is mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1950 item #1065014 (stock #907005)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
Unavailable until further notice.
This offering is for a vintage Japanese “950” Sterling two-piece set of a Silver-mixed metal Compact and matching Lipstick Case in the original box w/folding lid. The compact is octagonal (8-sided) with the front decorated with an etched design of an Ikebana basket and flowers, and the back decorated with an etched design of flowers, and the signature of the artist/maker. When open, it reveals a highly polished silver mirror on both sides (the top silver mirror has some discoloration). Un...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #469763 (stock #012005)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$395.00
This is an old Thai bronze Buddha that we acquired along with a large grouping of Asian antiques that was brought back from southeast Asia by a former pilot that flew for Air America during 1960's in the Vietnam War. The Buddha is seated in the earth-touching mudra, and is from the U-Thong school. The gilt patina has worn to a dull finish, with the exception of brighter highlights in some of the crevices and hair curls. It has some casting flaws, small holes and pits, in addition to some early ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1940 item #696567 (stock #092707)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$250.00
Fabulous sculpture of a Chinese beauty, carved from a single piece of rosewood, shown seated on an ornate tree root with branches or offshoots. The lady is shown with her right hand open and the other holding a lotus flower by the stem. Her head is finely detailed, highlighting the strands of her hair, along with a comb and beads at the top, and flowing down her back. Her eyes are downcast, but open, and she has a smiling countenance. The robe is draped across her body and flows down over he...