All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1371282 (stock #659ar)
E & M Perez
Measuring 6" in diameter and 2 3/8" high, this Nishapur polychromed bowl dates to the 9th to 11th centuries, and is buff ware ceramic with decoration in magenta, yellow and green. The central image features a peacock with elaborate tail, and the border around the edge is abstracted, with a resemblance to calligraphic writing. The exterior of the bowl features vertical lines in magenta, with interspersed sections of yellow and green...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1369641 (stock #658)
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Measuring 16 1/4" high, this porcelain bottle vase is late Qing, 19th century, and is decorated in heavy enamel glaze, with some iridescence visible. There are four panels, each with landscapes, floral and foliate elements, all in varying shades of green, with yellow, magenta, and pale blue flowers...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1910 item #1363362 (stock #655ar)
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Measuring 7 7/8" x 4 3/4" x 2 1/2", this heavily and deeply carved box is Anglo-Indian in origin, and features a slightly domed lid, with two interior compartments (each roughly 3 1/4' x 3 1/2", with serrated edges on the sides) The interior lid also has carving and detailing. The lid fits snugly over the raised serrated edges of the interior. The wood is sandalwood, often used for such forms, and has darkened with time...
Likely Grant Tour items, this pair of bronze Neptune figures each hold a Scallop or clam shell, together forming a tazza. The dark marble base measures 7" x 3" x 3/4", and the entire form is 5 1/2" at the highest point (the section where the two shells are joined). Both bronze figures have good quality detail and a nice dark patina, and the marble base is charcoal with lighter striations. The base has a few small chips on one bottom corner and a few other tiny spots along edges...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1920 item #1363356 (stock #653ar)
By the workshop of the renowned maker Ryubundo (signed Kinryu-do on the bronze lid), this iron tetsubin measures roughly 8 1/4" from tip of spout to other side, and the handle reaches just about 8 1/2" high. The exterior is decorated with a dragon that reaches around the entire pot, in and out of waves and cloudlike forms, the entire surface decorated with these traditional motifs and rock like textures...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1362595 (stock #652ar)
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These two snuff bottles are Peking glass, created to look like gemstone, one jade, one agate. Both measure 2 3/4" high and have stoppers, but no spoon attached. (The darker stopper may be stone, as it has considerable inclusions and is heavy). Both are well done, and give the appearance of stone. The "jade" bottle has a very soft sheen, similar to what actual jade would look like, and has a small foot. Both in good condition, the jade one with a slight chip on the lip...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1362388 (stock #649ar)
Of heavy gauge brass, and inlaid with silver and copper in raised designs, this tray is a beautiful example of Mamluk metalwork, also referred to as Cairoware. The tray measures 17 1/8" x 9 1/2", the raised lip is 1/2" high, and it weighs 2 pounds and 12 ounces. The entire surface is heavily inlaid with Islamic script, floral, foliate and scrolling designs, with classic Islamic motifs throughout...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1362317 (stock #648ar)
With a very dark patina, this bronze Buddha head is from Thailand, and appears to be 19th century, possibly earlier. Measuring 4 1/2", it sits on its own, but would benefit from a mount. Some glue residue is evident on the bottom, probably from a previous mount.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1362311 (stock #646ar)
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sold - thank you!
sold - thank you!
Measuring just a tad over 3" (8 3/4 cms), this cylindrical porcelain snuff bottle is very finely painted with two five toed dragons upon a background of purple/brown waves. One dragon is underglaze blue, with black enamel dots, and the other dragon is pale yellow with black dots, and some very pale blue accents on the head. The neck is pale blue, with black enamel geometric and floral designs. The base is unsigned and unglazed. The top is missing, but the cork remains in the neck...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1361738 (stock #643ar)
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Measuring 3 3/4" high and 4 1/8" wide, this bronze rhyton depicts the head of an ibex, with the rounded body flaring widely into the spout area. The surface is mottled with green patina, some small spots very bright, as seen in close up of the ibex head. It stands on its own, though a stand to secure it would be advised. An old collection label is affixed to the bottom. It dates to 600-800 BC, and is a nice example of Luristan bronze sculpture...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1360960 (stock #639ar)
A large and impressive censer, this bronze and cloisonne measures 24" high, approximately 14" wide, and is heavy weight bronze. The finial on the lid has a foo dog or lion, and the base has three mythical beasts as supports for the body of the censer. The two handles are stylized foo lions also. The cloisonne is multi colored, with a base tone of turquoise, with geometric designs in the background...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1360823 (stock #637ar)
Measuring 10" high, and 13" at the widest point on the flared lip, this unusual Oribe vessel is likely a hibachi. Round at the bottom, the lip flares outward in a square shape, and the drip glaze is typical of Oribe wares, with rich flowing colors from dark olive green to deep turquoise, with flecks and spots of black, with lighter blue sections. The slip is of a creamy color, over stoneware, and there are applied motifs in iron oxide on the slip...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1357731 (stock #634ad)
Measuring 8 1/4" at the widest point, and weighing 16 troy ounces, this salver bears the hallmark of London 1902, with a makers mark. On three curved and scrolled feet, the salver is in the Chippendale style, with heavy and wide border around the edge. It is engraved in the center with the Birch family crest, which depicts a fleur de lis with a snake entwined and facing to the left. Of heavy gauge silver, it is in fine condition, with minor scrapes to the surface from general usage. A fine e...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1357564 (stock #633ar)
Measuring 9" high, this porcelain bottle form vase is well decorated in a rich array of enamels on a black background. The glazes are thick, with nice detailing on the flowers and leaves, and the surface of the mirror black glaze is slightly rippled. The clear glaze on the bottom has a very light greenish tint, with an unglazed foot. Good condition, with two slight losses of black glaze on the foot, visible in photos, but no chips or cracks. Late Qing, 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1357109 (stock #630ar)
Measuring 3 3/4" x 1 1/8" this Chinese belt buckle is brass or possibly bronze, hard to be sure. It is comprised of Chinese symbols, all reticulated, and has slight remnants of gilding. The surface has additional detailing, with engraved lines and stippling. Good condition, very minor wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1357108 (stock #629ar)
Measuring 3 1/4" x 1", this Chinese belt buckle is comprised of Chinese symbols, nicely reticulated with incised and stamped details over the surface. There are some small remnants of gilding, along with verdigris at one end. Some wear and slight dents, but otherwise in good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1920 item #1357099 (stock #628af)
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From the workshop of Hugo Berger in Rasper Austria, this candelabra is of wrought iron, with a finish resembling bronze, and measures 13 3/4" high x 11 7/8" wide. It is signed "Goberg", the signatue of Berger, with double stamps of "Rasper Austria". Berger created a variety of wrought iron furnishings, all in the Secessionist or Jugendstil style, for which Vienna was the center of this movement. The center section of the candelabra consists of a floral and foliate design, with incised lines f...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1357091 (stock #626ar)
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Measuring 2 1/2" high, this porcelain snuff bottle is formed in the shape of an ear of corn, on a footed base, with simple neck. Mold lines are visible on both sides, and the kernels of corn are all modeled quite realistically. There are spots of green color in the yellow areas, with more on the base, visible in photos. In good condition, no chips or cracks, it is missing the original cap and spoon. Late Qing, 18th or 19th century.