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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1145723
Helen M Edwards
$690.00
Height: 18.5 cm (7.3 in)
Width: 11.4 cm (4.5 in)

This unique Satsuma vase is hand potted and shaped to resemble a cloth bag with a tied sash drawing in the neck. The piece is unsigned, but is definitely by a master artist. There a two main panels of figures, one of a group of Lohan gathered around a dragon and the other showing young children studying scrolls. The gilt borders surrounding the panels are very well done. Between these panels, decoration includes fine diaper work of...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1910 item #1152080
Helen M Edwards
$1,190.00
Height: 7.6 cm (3.1 in)
Handle to Spout: 13 cm (5.2 in)
Diameter: 8.3 cm (3.5 in)

This teapot is of very fine quality showing two panels of people set in rural scenes. The diaper work across the remainder of the pot shows extraordinary enamel work. Heavy gilding and bright enamels are used in unusual geometric and flowing patterns. Panels of butterflies, irises and tiny cranes in flight, highlight the piece. This teapot is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or rest...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1164941
Helen M Edwards
$290.00
Height: 22.5 cm (9 in)
Width: 7.9 cm (3.2 in)

This piece of Sumida Gawa pottery is signed by Ryosai and shows a panel of monkeys cavorting around a Japanese lantern. The other side depicts a monkey screaming with delight. The glaze is a thick brown topped with creamy white around the rim. The vase is signed to the base and is in excellent condition. There are no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1170415
Helen M Edwards
$1,350.00
Length:27 cm (11 in)
Height: 22 cm (9 in)
Weight: 4.6 kg (10.1 lb)

This solid Japanese Meiji bronze elephant is very heavy with skin and muscles modelled to a high standard. The elephant looks very animated and was obviously created by an artist of great talent. It is marked on the base with what looks to be a slightly rubbed Seiya signature. There is no damage to this piece.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1910 item #1176961
Helen M Edwards
$120.00
Height: 6.7 cm (2.7 in)
Width: 8.3 cm (3.5 in)

This Japanese lidded cloisonne pot is referred to as Totai Cloisonne. The base material of the cloisonne decoration is ceramic and not the usual metal. Various cloisons which are adhered to the ceramic surface are filled with a variety of coloured enamel as is the case with cloisonne on metal. The pot is in good condition with an overall floral decoration. The internal lip of the lid has a small flake.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Ivory : Pre 1900 item #1189682
Helen M Edwards
$390.00
Length: 4.6 cm (1.8 in)
Height: 1.5 cm (0.6 in)
Depth: 3 cm (1.2 in)

This Japanese netsuke is a lovely example of deer antler carved into a duo of abalone shells, the smaller resting on the surface of the larger shell. The piece has a wonderful old patina and is very tactile to the touch. The himotoshi are large and deep and there appears to be a very worn signature to the underside. This netsuke is in good condition with no damage.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1195664
Helen M Edwards
$2,950.00
Height: 30.5cm (12.2 in)
Width: 16cm (6.2 in)

These extraordinary Sumida Gawa vases have a red ground with leaf-shaped moulding wrapped around the surface. Thick earthy-coloured flambe glaze cascades down from the rims and over branch-like double handles. The decoration is made up of 6 individual characters on each vase in humorous situations, monkeys on one vase and people on the other. On one side of each vase is an underglaze blue handwritten signature plaque of the maker, Ban...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1196548
Helen M Edwards
$370.00
Height: 7 cm (2.6 in)
Width: 10 cm (4 in)
Depth: 4 cm (1.6 in)

This is a Chinese stone carving of a sage sitting in a reclined position showing a gourd-shaped drinking vessel behind. The carved seal is in good condition and shows engraved Chinese script on the base.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1204801
Helen M Edwards
$690.00
Height: 4.6 cm (1.8 in)
Width: 3.3 cm (1.3 in)
Depth: 1.8 cm (0.7 in)

This early wooden mask netsuke has a wonderful old warm patina. It is signed to the rear. The netsuke is in good condition with no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1204806
Helen M Edwards
SOLD
Length: 4.1 cm (1.6 in)
Height: 2.1 cm (0.7 in)
Depth: 3.4 cm (1.3 in)

This wooden netsuke is carved to model fused chestnuts. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1204810
Helen M Edwards
$1,200.00
Height: 6cm (2.3 in)
Width: 1.9 cm (0.8 in)
Depth: 1.6cm (0.7 in)

This carving of a female abalone diver is a very early antler ivory netsuke. Miniature in size, this piece is a rare depiction of a naked abalone diver clutching an awabi shell to her chest and holding a hooked blade in her other hand. The woman's hair is tied at the back. This piece is in excellent condition with an aged patina. There are no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1204813
Helen M Edwards
$1,150.00
Length: 4.1 cm (1.6 in)
Height: 3 cm (1.2 in)
Depth: 3.7 cm (1.4 in)

This is an early marine ivory netsuke of multiple faces. The piece is signed and shows a lovely old worn patina. It is in good condition, with no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1204816
Helen M Edwards
$750.00
Width: 3.9 cm (1.5 in)
Height: 3.8 cm (1.4 in)
Depth: 1.4 cm (0.6 in)

This wooden manju netsuke is modelled to represent a Japanese gong. Decorated with a spider and web, this piece is signed and is in excellent condition. There are no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1204817
Helen M Edwards
$740.00
Length: 3.7 cm (1.4 in)
Height: 1.8 cm (0.8 in)
Width: 3.4 cm (1.3 in)

This finely carved wooden netsuke is modelled as a shaker basket containing mushrooms, with a tiny mouse having a bite to eat. The mouse's eyes are inlaid with dark bone. This piece is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1940 item #1204818
Helen M Edwards
$670.00
Length: 4 cm (1.5 in),br> Height: 2.5 cm (1 in)
Depth: 1.9 cm (0.8 in)

This small ivory netsuke of a dog has a dark aged patina. It has inlaid eyes and is signed on one side. There is an age line on the chest, otherwise is in wonderful condition with no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1204819
Helen M Edwards
$720.00
Length: 3.7 cm (1.4 in)
Width: 3.1 cm (1.2 in)
Height: 2.4 cm (0.9 in)

This finely-carved, wooden netsuke depicts a basket of lotus florals. The himotoshi are carved in an interesting fashion on the underside. This piece is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1208417
Helen M Edwards
$740.00
Length: 3.5 cm (1.3 in)
Height: 1.8 cm (0.9 in)
Width: 4 cm (1.5 in)

This finely carved wooden netsuke is modelled showing a mouse clinging to the top of a hazelnut. There is a signature on the base. This piece is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1208434
Helen M Edwards
$560.00
Height: 2.5 cm (1 in)
Width: 3.5 cm (1.4 in)

This marine ivory netsuke of a shishi dog has a wonderful aged patina. Showing inlaid horn eyes and some tight age lines, this piece is in wonderful condition with no chips, cracks or restoration.