E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1391516 (stock #705ar)
E & M Perez
$775.00
ecklace is comprised of greenstone beads, some jade, with a jade pendant carved in shape of frog. The silver beads are not pre-columbian, but vintage or antique. Necklace measures 18 1/2" long, with pendant 1 1/2" long. Beads include barrel shapes, round, flattened round discs, and irregular stone nuggets. The beads vary in color, all with some green, most with some brown or yellowish matrix...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1383008 (stock #703ar)
E & M Perez
$330.00
Heavy bronze (2 pounds), this censer measures 6 1/2" x 4 1/4 x about 2 1/2" high and has a very deep rich patina, which has worn away in areas where it has been handled (mostly on the leaves, where the bronze appears reddish), and on the base, with yellow bronze showing...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1382741 (stock #702ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Measuring 16" in diameter and roughly 5" deep, this Abyssinian shield was intended for high ranking warriors, and is decorated with rust colored fabric over a heavy molded shield of animal hide. The hide is tough, strong and thick, and is usually that of water buffalo or giraffes, as they had the heaviest and strongest hides available. The back has leather over the hide, a curved hide handle, and edging of metal...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1382647 (stock #701ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Of heavy weight silver (approximately 3 troy ounces), this calling card case was crafted in India in the late 19th century. The surface of both sides is heavily decorated with repousse designs, borders, and texturing of the silver. Made for the Indian market, it features eight seated figures on each side, each in a rectangular octagonal cartouche, with foliate elements between the figures. The background of each figure is stippled, and the front of the case has a shield on the upper section...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1382645 (stock #700ar)
E & M Perez
$185.00
Measuring 34" including pendants, this handmade chain with silver rectangular pendants and chain drops is Chinese, 19th century, and was used to hold an embroidered apron over other clothing. The backs of the rectangular pendants feature hooks to hold the fabric. The chain itself is 24" and each pendant is just under 5". The chain consists of rectangular loops suspended between a six leafed floral shape...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1800 item #1382644 (stock #699ad)
E & M Perez
sold
In remarkably good condition, with only a few small holes or blemishes, this sampler is finely stitched, with the back being the same as the front (photo with wire across the upper right is taken from the back, the sampler is framed between two pieces of glass). With much detail, the sampler depicts numerous people, trees, items, crowns, birds, and of most interest, a Hebrew alphabet. The stitching appears to be silk, on a linen base, with good color remaining...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1382199 (stock #698ar)
E & M Perez
$345.00
Delicately crafted, in perfect proportions, this Chinese vessel sits on four feet, flares slightly to the rim which is decorated on the top with flowers and scrolling elements, and has blue enamel inset into the Greek border on the edge of the rim. The body is heavily decorated with flowers, butterflies, and scrolling foliate designs, all in shades of red/rose/pink, blue and green over a dark bronze/brass background, with a solid blue enamel on the bottom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1382169 (stock #696ar)
E & M Perez
$125.00
Of stamped silver, with handmade chains and other small pendants, this Chinese silver piece would make a lovely necklace, and is a traditional item in Chinese culture. The top piece features a group of immortals around a plaque with Chinese calligraphy, with five chains below, each with a piece of fruit, including the hand of buddha and citrus. The back of the pendant has an applied hallmark. The total length is 6 3/4" and the flat pendant is 2 3/8" x 1 5/8"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1382166 (stock #694ar)
E & M Perez
$425.00
Measuring 7 1/4" high and roughly 3" wide, this Japanese cloisonne vase is of exceptionally high quality, with very fine detail and shading, all with silver wire. Against a smooth black background, a group of irises is depicted on the front, with a single iris and leaves on the back. The irises are white, purple with blue and yellow details, and the leaves are all done in shaded hues and different colors...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1382100 (stock #693ar)
E & M Perez
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Dating to the 19th century, this silver and bone baby rattle has attached silver bells, a whistle at one end, and a bone handle on the other end. Of Chinese export silver, it has a hallmark near the handle, what appears to be *SM in a rectangular cartouche. The first figure is worn, unable to see, but may have been a lion's head, as was utilized in Great Britain and many colonies (the mark is shown in the fourth photo, where the rattle is upright with the handle at the top)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1910 item #1382082 (stock #692ar)
E & M Perez
$385.00
Made for the traditional Argentinian and South American drink, yerba mate, this cup and bombilla are silver, both stamped with an 800 silver standard. The cup is nicely repoussed with floral and foliate elements on a cast silver serpentine base. The cup measures 5 1/4" high and the bombilla is 8 1/4" long. Together they weigh 6 troy ounces...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1381946 (stock #691ar)
E & M Perez
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From traditional Japanese theater, this Noh mask is of the Gigaku style, covering the entire front of the head, and is constructed in the Kanshitsu manner, utilizing hemp cloth, wood dust, with a lacquer finish. The lacquer is a deep red/brown, varying in tone over the mask, over black and gold lacquer, with gold lacquer covering the eyes, and lips of a brighter red. It measures roughly 11" x 8" x 5 1/2" deep, and has an applied signature on the inside, over the cloth backing...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Pre 1900 item #1378711 (stock #687ad)
E & M Perez
$850.00
Measuring approximately 5' x 3", this finely carved and reticulated coconut bank is one of the finest we have ever seen, with the entire surface filled with carving and openwork. There are three oval cartouches with a complex scene of people, animals, items of the era, and foliate designs. In addition, all other areas have similar carvings with textured surface in background areas. They eyes are shell, mother of pearl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1378618 (stock #686ar)
E & M Perez
$365.00
Measuring 10 1/4" x 7 3/4", this platter dates to the 18th century, Qainlong period (1736-1796). It is a slightly smaller size than many platters, and this size is referred to as a meat platter. The body of the piece is porcelain and the background glaze is an off white, with a greenish gray hue, which is typical of Qainlong wares. The enamel decoration, in floral elements, is rose, orange, yellow, green and brown, and is finely painted. There is gilt highlighting on some of the flowers. It i...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Christian : Pre 1837 VR item #1377341 (stock #683ad)
E & M Perez
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Measuring just under 8" high, and 12" including the wood stand, this Santo head is exceptionally well carved, with fine detail and life like features to the face. The eyes are cast upward, and the pupils are carved in a concave manner. Most of the face and beard retain the original gesso and paint, with more loss to the back of the head, and most of the paint in the eyes is gone. Fine quality and nice detail, it is probably Continental in origin.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1376833 (stock #682ad)
E & M Perez
$175.00
Measuring 4 5/8" to top of handle and 5 1/2" from tip of spout to end of handle, this lovely helmet cream jug is from the New Hall factory in England, and dates to ca 1790. The jug is not signed, only marked with the number 83, which indicates the painted pattern (referred to as swags and roses). In near perfect condition, with no chips or cracks, and only minor wear to the gilding on the sides of the handle, at the top where it would have been held. The form is lovely, with fluted sides and ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1376830 (stock #681ar)
E & M Perez
$335.00
Of black lacquer with fruit and foliage, this box measures 5 1/2" x 4 1/2" x 2 1/4" and has silver mounts on lid and base. The decoration extends over the top onto the side of the box. The leaves, branches and stems are depicted with fine detail, in varying colors of gold, pewter, copper and brown, with gold dust in some of the leaves. As with most fine lacquer, the applied decoration is raised and contoured to delineate details. The interior is deep gold/copper, with gold dust. In very good ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1376828 (stock #680ar)
E & M Perez
$325.00
Measuring 4 1/4" square and 2" high, this lacquer box is beautifully executed with branches of prunus blossoms in raised gold lacquer, with buds and full blossoms in iridescent mother of pearl. The interior is gold lacquer. The top has a step border along the edge, and the design continues over onto all four sides. In excellent condition, very minor wear on the base, no losses, cracks or other damage. Additional photos available upon request.