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All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #1213040 (stock #1306040)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$795.00
Pair of antique bronze statues depicting Don Quixote on horseback and his companion, Sancho Panza on a donkey. Both sculptures are finely cast with authentic looking uniforms, weapons and riding gear. The figures are secured to a marble base. The overall condition of both statues is very good for age. The size for Don Quixote is 9-1/2 inch high x 10 inches wide x 3-1/2 inch deep, and the size for Sancho Panza is 8 inches high x 7-3/4 inches wide x 3-3/4 inches deep. The age is early 1900's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1207435 (stock #1305003)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Finely detailed bronze statue of a Japanese Lady holding a serving tray in her left hand. The bronze is engraved on the base with Japanese characters, "Bashu saku" which means "Made by Bashu". It is in excellent condition for its age, and was acquired from the estate of a highly skilled Texas artist along with other Asian objects of art. The height of the statue is 20 in. Age is circa early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1207305 (stock #1303093)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$2500.00
Meiji Period gilt-bronze casting of a Samurai Archer kneeling on his right knee while drawing back a large separately cast arrow, while gripping the bow (also separately cast) with his outstretched left hand. The bare-footed figure is depicted wearing authentic Japanese military apparel with family crests (mons), an archer's hat, armored vest, protective leg guards, and a short sword secured to his side by a belt. The bronze bears a signature in gilt cartouche that reads "Hidenobu". Size is 11 ...
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1069279 (stock #025092)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$275.00
Antique Japanese square tray with decorations of two pheasants, cherry blossoms, palm tree with a snake and reed overlaid in relief. The edge of tray has triple symbol of shields. The bottom of the tray rests on four double bun feet. It is in excellent condition, with a darkened bronze patina. It measures 1” H x 6-7/8” Square, and weighs 1.12 lbs. Age is c.1890, Meiji Period.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1067577 (stock #503005 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Large Chinese Famille Rose porcelain basin, decorated with the “Hundred Antiques” designs. The basin has a turned-up edge with a 1-1/2” banner of pink, turquoise and yellow enamel with triangles and Greek Key design, divided by four floral reserves. The interior sides are beautifully decorated in colored enamels of the “Hundred Antiques” designs, including the “Eight Treasures”, “Four Treasures”, “Four Fine Arts symbols”, “Musical Instruments”; and “Amusements…che...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1066968 (stock #409020)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$195.00
Antique Hmong, Laotian, hand crafted solid bronze tribal bracelet with applied decorations of snakes, frog, insects, fauna and other critters around the edge of the bracelet. This incredible, work of metal art was acquired in Northern Laos during the early 1960’s. The bracelet has a wrist opening of 2-5/8” (20cm), and outer measurements of 3-3/8” (18cm); and weighs 5 oz. Condition is very good, with some wear and a small spot showing the color of the bronze under the dark patina. C. 190...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1066863 (stock #108050)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$795.00
This listing is for a rare Iron Hu Vase (wine vessel), with a dark patina, and decorated with inlaid silver. The shape of the vessel is in the style of the Chinese Warring States Period. The lip of the base has a Greek Key design with inlaid silver, followed by a band of flowers around the throat. There are stylized “mythological animal head” handles on each side with gilt eyes, and large metal loops. The vase is also decorated with a wide band of three “T’ou-T’ieh” mask panels d...
All Items : Artists : Sculpture : Contemporary item #1066372 (stock #305027 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1065882 (stock #409029)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$150.00
Hmong tribal hammered silver bracelet with a coiled wire design on each end near the opening. The coiled covering on one side of the bracelet slides open and closed. The bracelet has an interior wrist opening of 2-1/2” (19cm), total measurement of 3” Diameter (23cm); and weight is 4.25 oz/120.5g. Percent of silver content is 80. Condition is very good, but has some wear from age, and some small openings/loss in the coiled wire bands. Early 1900s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1065877 (stock #409032)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$215.00
This is an offering for a Miao Hmong silver bangle/bracelet that was acquired in Northern Laos during the early 1960’s. It was designed by a skilled tribal Silversmith with a braided pattern design on the interior and exterior of the bracelet. There are worn “X” designs/marks on the chevron ends. This bracelet has an interior wrist opening of 2-1/4” (17cm), and outer measurement of 2-3/4” (20cm); and the weight is 4.34 oz/123g. “Sterling” (925 silver content). Has old darkened...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1065647 (stock #1103002)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$399.00
Japanese square shaped Imari platter with scalloped edges and a square center area with a light blue border, featuring two pheasants near a three-legged dark blue table with a floral arrangement. The border of the plate has two sets of four reserves. All the designs are under glaze except for the pheasants and small dots of flowers which are over glaze enamel. The platter is in excellent condition, with no cracks, chips or repairs. The size is 11-1/2” x 11-1/2” Square x 1-3/4” H; and t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1065640 (stock #708068)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$350.00
Japanese Imari low bowl with under glaze cobalt blue scenes of mountains, villages and trees accented by rust-red bamboo and gilt overlay. The bowl has a curved in edge with deep cobalt blue ground, and light blue flowers and leaves with a rust-red center. The foot has slight residue of sand with a blue two-character mark. The condition is excellent, with the exception of some slight rough spots around the top rim. The size is 3” H x 15” Diameter; and the weight is 5 lbs. Age is from 19...
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 : 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 : 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1064384 (stock #1103006 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$135.00
This is an antique Japanese bronze vase with incised designs of trees, limbs, vines and leaves. It features applied copper (shibyama) work of flowers, leaves, fruit and a bird. The vase is in very good condition, with a slightly uneven bottom corrected with felt pads. The size is 6” H x 2-1/2” Diameter; and it weighs 12 oz. Age is circa late 1800’s, Meiji Period
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1064382 (stock #1103005 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$125.00
This offering is for an interesting, finely detailed bronze Shi Shi (foo lion) that was once attached to a large bronze incense burner or container. The Shi Shi has front and back legs spaced-apart, with large ears, a long mane, bulging eyes, and a detailed tongue shown sticking out between its teeth. It also has a large flowing tail. The estimated age of the Shi Shi is from the mid-1800’s (Edo). It measures 3-1/2” H x 4” W x 1-1/4” D, and weighs 10 oz. The condition is good, but show...
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 : 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 : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1064326 (stock #711006)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$95.00
Vintage Tibetan bronze Vajra / Dorja (Thunderbolt) that was acquired from a large collection of Buddhist antiquities from Southeast Asia. The shape of the Vajra has four outer prongs with dragons, two pointed ends, and a middle shield design. Age is from early 20th century. Size is 5” W x 1” Diameter; and weighs 5 oz. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1064064 (stock #708064 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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This offering is for a large Japanese bronze vessel in a Chinese Ku/Gu archaic style, with a trumpet mouth, and a neck designed with four sections of lotus fronds on a stippled ground divided by reticulated trim. The center section has rounded sections of flowers on a stippled ground divided by reticulated trim. The base has four sections of lotus fronds on a stipple ground divided by a reticulated trim. The vessel measures 12-1/4” H x 9” Diameter (top); 5-3/4” Diameter (bottom), and we...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1064039 (stock #1001015 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$350.00
Offered here is an antique Japanese “Ko Kutani” shallow plate with a brown scalloped edge that has a fine gilt and green enamel design. The center of the plate is decorated with enamel circles, including one large center of flowers and leaves on a gilt ground; two medium circles of rust-red, gilt and light blue flowers; three medium circles of gilt, green, red, blue flowers and three smaller circles with pomegranates, iris flowers and peaches. The back has green enamel design, three spur m...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1064030 (stock #910028)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$105.00
This listing is for a miniature Japanese bronze mythological animal sculpture (possibly from the cat family). The head of the unusual beast is large and finely detailed, with a curled mane, long tail and a deep part down the center of the back. Especially noteworthy are the artistically designed brow, eyes, nose, mouth and toes of the beast. The small bronze measures 3/4” H x 2-1/4” W x 1-1/4” D, and weighs 5 oz. The bronze is in excellent condition, with some normal wear to the patina...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #1063941 (stock #108056 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Vintage Chinese porcelain hexagonal incense burner with a 2-1/4” H foo lion top in aubergine and green colors. The incense burner top and body have an all over enamel lotus flower and leaf design of pink-white, green and gilt. It rests on tripod feet of blue edges and brown. The feet are unglazed and there is a rectangular Chinese chop mark on the bottom. The porcelain is in excellent condition, and measures 11” H x 9” Diameter, and weighs 5.12 lbs. Age is Early 20th century.
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1063681 (stock #901050)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Chinese Rose Canton shallow bowl with bright enamel rim of flowers and fruits surrounding two ladies in the center with butterflies, scroll, drum and box designs. Also there are small Chinese characters in black ink on the front of the bowl. The back of the bowl has an inverted foot and pin marks. The bowl measures 8-3/4”Diameter, 14.5 oz. and is in excellent condition. Age is c. early 1800’s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1063398 (stock #1001014)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Incredible Chinese export rose Famille and celadon porcelain shrimp plate. The plate has a green celadon ground with brightly colored enamel flowers, butterflies, birds, fruits and insect. Condition: Excellent with no breaks, cracks or repairs. Date: c.1890. Size/Weight: 10-1/2” x 9-3/4”; 2 lbs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1063396 (stock #1001013 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Japanese Imari oval ribbed porcelain plate with scalloped edge. The beautifully decorated plate features an orange/red phoenix (ho bird) with gilt highlights on one side and a scroll design with a rolled cobalt edge and containing a table and basket of flowers on the other side. The additional patterns include a green/red plaid and a swirl design of orange-red and cobalt. Condition: Excellent with no breaks, cracks or repairs. Size/Weight: 12-1/2” x 9-3/4”; 2.2 lbs. Date: c.1880.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1062846 (stock #301038)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Japanese bronze mythological animal scroll weight. The finely detailed animal has the appearance of a member of the cat family, with its long flowing mane, furry tail, and facial features. The bronze measures 1-1/2” H x 2-1/4” W x 1-1/2” D, and weighs 5 oz. Age is circa early 20th century. Excellent condition, with some signs of wear on the bottom.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1062797 (stock #118052)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Small Japanese bronze temple/altar vase finely decorated and inlaid with silver, copper and gold overlay (flower, leaf and bird). The vase has two reserves of trees, flowers and birds (that include the silver and gold decor) with a multi-leaf copper inlay on the upper section of the trumpet shaped mouth. The handles are made in the shape of elongated foo lions. The silver inlay is in the form of a wave design around the upper lip of the vase, in the trees, flowers and leaves with a swirl desi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1062791 (stock #912044 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Unusual Chinese miniature bronzed metal statue of a seated dignitary with queue (braided hair) on the back of his head and a full mustache. The figure is adorned in a finely detailed robe with a layered collar, and is holding a pipe in his right hand. The statue is seated on a base with legs crossed. Size is 2-1/4” H x 1-3/4” W x 1-3/4” D, and weighs 7 oz. The statue is in good condition, with some slight wear to bronze patina on the body and around the rim of the covered base. Age is ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1062779 (stock #108052)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$235.00
Japanese bronze Champlevé urn/vase with mythological bird handles. The vase has a triple design of crossed swords (tasuki) with a pair of enamel bands of under the enamel designs of animals, and patterns on a blue ground. Measures 12” H x 7-1/2” handle to handle with a 7-1/4” Diameter body, and weighs 4.16 lbs. Excellent condition. Early to mid-20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1062776 (stock #072079)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Japanese bronze Champlevé vase with archaic designs and mythological animal handles. The vase has a “Greek key” design under four bands of enamel shields, “T’ou-T’ieh” mask symbols , lotus flowers and leaves decorations. Size is 9-1/2” H x 7” W handle to handle, with a 6” Diameter body, and weighs 4.12 lbs. Impressed on the bottom of the vase is the mark, “Made in Japan”. Condition is excellent. Age is early 20th century, Meiji Period.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1061822 (stock #404032)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$390.00
Japanese silver-wire ovoid cloisonné vase, pale blue ground decorated with flowering white, yellow and rust-red plum blossoms and featuring a singing bird perched on one of the central branches. The branches are colored in medium to dark grey with dark turquoise highlights. The bird has a variety of colors, including two-tones of grey, white, brown, beige, auburn and black enamel. The designs appear to be outlined in silver-wire. The top and bottom rims of the vase are also silver and the i...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1061816 (stock #906002)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$550.00
Japanese Imari style porcelain figure of a seated Bijin (beautiful woman) holding a book in her left hand displaying kanji characters on the open pages. The seated Bijin is decorated with a blue finely detailed floral robe in multi colors, and an elegant obi with pink with green bamboo designs. The figure measures 8” H x 6-1/2” W x 4-1/2” D, 2 lb. Age is late Meiji period, c. 1900. The condition is excellent.