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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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1061748 (stock #1001011)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Very large antique Imari oval shaped porcelain charger, with deep under-glaze blue and rust red/orange on a white ground. The outer rim is decorated with two large oval reserves with stylized pheasants, and two reserves featuring dragon designs, between four alternating sections of deep blue and rust red checkerboard designs. The outer rim also features also stylized cranes within circular borders. The deep well of the charger has two alternating reserves repeated four times around the dividin...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1940 item #1061124 (stock #204005)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$95.00
Old Chinese export enamel box with interior hinge. It is decorated with White translucent enamel over a fish scale design and is decorated in bright colors of orange and green repousse koi amid leaves and flowers on four sides and top. The interior is lined with wood and the bottom has four bun feet and an impressed “China” mark. The box measures 1.5” H x 4.5” W x 3-1/4” D, and weighs 10 oz. The box is in good condition with minimal loss of enamel on the top of the box. Age: From 1...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1940 item #1061123 (stock #204129)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$105.00
Vintage Chinese export enamel box with exterior hinge. It is decorated with Emerald green translucent enamel ground and has pink and blue repousse koi designs on three sides and the top. The interior is lined with wood and the bottom has an impressed “China” mark. The box measures 1.5” H x 4.5” W x 3-1/4” D, and weighs 11 oz. The box is in good condition with some minimal loss of enamel on the top of the box. Age is c. 1930’s.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Time Pieces : Clocks : Pre 1980 item #1059928 (stock #309028)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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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 : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1920 item #1059926 (stock #702009)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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This offering is for a French 8-day carriage clock, with solid Corniche style brass case, with a beveled oval glass top and beveled glass on all sides. It has a white enameled face, with black Roman numerals, and has the original solid brass handle on top. The size is 4-1/4” H x 3” W x 2-1/2” D; weighs 1 lb, 11 ozs. The clock has a quality French movement, and is marked “Made in France”. Condition is excellent, with no damage to the case or the glass, and is in running condition. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1059111 (stock #01102014 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$195.00
Small Japanese Bronze Buddhist temple/altar vase, designed with two unique reserves. On one side there is a design if relief of a turtle, lotus pods and a bird; on the other side, there is a design of birds in marsh. There are two artistically designed handles on the sides of the vase between the reserves, and panel designs around the bottom. The vase measures 4-7/8”H x 3-5/8”Diameter, and weighs 15 oz. Condition is very good, with darkened bronze,age spots, and green patina. Age is cir...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1059109 (stock #01102013 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$275.00
Japanese bronze Buddhist temple/altar vase, decorated with two large reserves of birds and flowers in relief. There are two stylized foo lion head handles, and there is an archaic bat design around the bottom of the base. Signed on the bottom with 6 Kanji within a rectangular shaped impression. Measures 5-1/2”H x 4”Diameter, and weighs 2.2 lbs. This is a heavy, solid cast bronze vase in very good condition, with some age spots, small frits, and a dark bronze and green patina. Age is circ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1058960 (stock #088006)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$139.00
Chinese white brass hand warmer with a decorative pierced top featuring a floral design. The hand warmer has a swivel handle and is in very good condition, with some dark spots,and surface scratches on bottom. Measures 3-1/2”H x 5”W x 3-7/16”D, weighs 15 oz. Circa early 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1058957 (stock #01102012 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$125.00
Vintage Japanese bronze temple/altar vase with a flared top, and three artistic designs in applied gold/gilt. Vase measures 7”H x 5-1/8”Diameter at top, and weight is 1.8 lbs. Vase is in good condition, with a dark brown patina that has some age spots, minor dents and a slightly uneven rim. Age is first half of 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 : 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 : 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1058913 (stock #1102003)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$95.00
Early bronze betel cylinder shaped box that was used for white lime paste with the betel (still has some residue), and has a variety of finely detailed decorations, with a matching lid that fits snugly on the body of the container. There are metal eye loops built into the side of the cylinder and on the top, originally used to attach the sections together with a cord or chain. It measures 6”H x 2.5”Diameter, and weighs 14 oz. The cylinder has acquired a darkened bronze patina and is in good...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1058910 (stock #1102002)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$135.00
This offering is for an antique Japanese bronze candle stand (Shokudai), with detailed decorations and a sharp pointed pricket upon which to mount a candle. Featured on the bronze stand are six-panels showing a variety of birds and flowers in relief, with mythological elephant handles on each side, and mounted on three foo lion feet attached to a 2.5” diameter base. It consists of three screw mounted sections, and the bottom section has a slightly darker patina than the other two, and could ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1058906 (stock #1102001)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$349.00
This offering is for two (2) antique Japanese bronze candle stands (Shokudai). One features six-panels of birds in relief (8.5”H x 3”diameter, 1.7 lbs.), and the other has two-panels depicting an image of Buddha in raised relief seated on a rock (8-5/8”H x 3”diameter, 1.10 lbs.). Both Shokudai have foo lion handles and are mounted on three-lion feet attached to a round base. Both are in very good condition. Age is c.1868-1912 (Meiji period).
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1058238 (stock #1101034)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$115.00
Early Japanese bronze hand held kagami (mirror) with rectangular handle. The back of the mirror is decorated with a variety of finely detailed flowers, and has what appear to be two Mon (family crests of the joining families in a wedding). It also has four Kanji in relief on the right side, that is the maker’s signature. Size is: 7 1/2" diameter x 10 1/2” long, and weighs 10 ozs. Estimated age is circa late Edo period, mid 19th century. Condition of the decorated back side is very good, w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1057112 (stock #709035)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$695.00
This is an early 1900’s Japanese bronze sculpture of a growling tiger, with its head raised and mouth open bearing finely sculpted teeth and curled tongue, with inset eyes, and a long tail that is extended to the rear with a curled tip. It features detailed raised stripes with a shiny, reddish brown finish over darker mat finished body, created from a unique acid etching process. There is an applied seal w/makers mark on the underside near the rear legs, and an etched signature above it. Size...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1057083 (stock #1003043)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$895.00
An Early Four-case Black Lacquer Inro with roiro ground, depicting two dogs playing with an awabi shell on a rope in rubbed gold takamakie with traces of tin inlay. The shell is covered with aogai kirigane and the interior of roiro with fundame edges. Includes a finely carved round ojime. Size: 2-3/4” high x 2-1/4” wide x ¾” deep. Condition is excellent. 19th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1940 item #1055304 (stock #1101009)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$265.00
Finely carved rosewood netsuke featuring a version of Oishi Kuranosuke embracing the lovely lady Oyura. In the story of the Forty-seven Ronin, Oyura was the mistress of the villainous Lork Kira. The carving is dark and looks much better in person than in the photos. Excellent condition, with only slight signs of wear.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #962885 (stock #709014)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1,800.00
Bronze sculpture of Diana, the Huntress signed on the base,“Valentin”, (for Louis Valentin Elias Robert, 1821-1874). This is a classical version of the standing nude figure of Diana, with a bow in her left hand and reaching for an arrow with her right hand. Diana (Greek name Artemis) is known to be the Goddess of the Hunt and of the moon with deadly arrows. According to mythology, she was the daughter of Zeus and Leto, twin sister of Apollo. From the patina on this bronze, and the quality...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #962694 (stock #MF904)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1200.00
Fabulous companion pair of Japanese of silver wire Cloisonné Lamps. One of the lamps has a round shape and the other is hexagonal, but they look very similar in color and design. The lamps are made with vases that include custom bronze tops and are mounted on unique 6-sided bases. There are 5 individually designed bands around the neck & body of the vases, along with 6 shields that have alternating designs (dragon & flaming pearl, and the phoenix. The dragons have a tan ground & the Phoenix hav...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #962488 (stock #907033)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1600.00
Original French bronze sculpture of King Henry IV Enfant by Francois-Joseph Bosio (1768-1845). The standing sculpture “Henry the Great” is of a popular French monarch and many variations of this sculpture was cast in the 19th century. As shown in the photos, the rendition of King Henry IV is finely detailed in all aspects, including facial features, regal clothing, and curly hair. The King is depicted with a sword in his left hand, that is secured to his waist by a realistic looking strap....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #961139 (stock #912025)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$225.00
Japanese bronze/champleve vase, decorated with two bands of enamel in rust-red, light blue, turquoise, cobalt, green and white design of dragon. There is an old four character mark on the bottom. Size is 12-1/2" high by 8" diameter, and weighs 4.8 lbs. Condition is very good, with no damage or repairs. Age is circa l900, late Meiji.