Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1900 item #1394746
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Indian damascened hand shield. Silver on copper, engraved decoration with black enamel ground. Mounted on a custom antiqued bronze stand presentation.

Late 19th / early 20th Century

Dimensions: 11" x 11" x 2" (15 1/2" on stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1394752
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Japanese large tsuri-doro, hanging temple lantern made of iron and bronze. Six sided form with tall, splayed feet. The sides and doors are made of iron and pierced with a kiri (paulownia) flower motif. Edo Period (At a later date, the paper was replaced with glass and the lantern was fitted with electrical.)

Dimensions: 24" high x 20 1/2" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1395140
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique hardwood Japanese strong box with hand forged iron banding and hard mounts. Original finish and condition. The lid bears the mon or family crest of the Hori Clan.

Edo period 19th century

Dimensions: 23 1/2" x 10 3/4" x 6"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1396358
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Japanese scroll painting of a hawk standing on the branch of an oak tree. The hawk is detailed with great attention to every feather. Painted in sumi ink and light colors on paper. Signed Shunkei with seal, possibly Mori Shunkei (1775-1841).

Edo Period (Late 18th - Early 19th century)

Dimensions: Total 79" high x 27 1/4" wide (29 1/4" wide including ends) Art: 51 1/2" high x 21 1/2" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1396539
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Japanese gold lacquer inro with five compartments, decorated in low relief landscape scene of lakeside mountains, cottages, pagodas, pine trees, and bridges in gold lacquer and accents of silver. The reverse side shows a tiny man in a boat traversing the waters. The inside compartments are covered with dense nashiji lacquer (fine gold flecks). Underneath the bottom compartment is an artist's signature with red chop. With some losses.

Inro (seal basket) are small decorative container...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1396888
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Japanese incense box in the form of a flattened drum with realistic wood grain pattern in gold flake togidashi maki-e lacquer and high relief lacquer to resemble iron studs along the sides. The top of the box is done in low-relief maki-e gold lacquer with the image of a mother hen and father rooster pecking for food with their three infant chicks. The crest and waddle of each rooster are done with touches of red lacquer. The interior box and bottom are done in dense nashiji lacquer gold flakes. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1398489
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Japanese 2-panel screen painting of a scene with a songbird on a gnarled, moss-covered rock. A stream runs around the rock. Blue and white irises grow on it's banks. Painted in mineral colors on gold leaf.

Dimensions: 43 3/4" high x 36" wide Meiji Period c1900
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1950 item #1398490
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Japanese 4-panel screen painting depicting a scene of ducks swimming along the edge of a pond or stream. Tall grasses and rocks rise from the water. Painted in mineral colors on gold ground.

Showa Period (circa late 1940's)

Dimensions: 34 1/4" high x 60" long
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1399158
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Caucasian Azeri runner carpet, hand-woven 100% wool in a Karaja design of two large central diamond medallions flanked by Heriz style medallions, surrounded by angular and geometric floral motifs, in hues of rust, indigo, bright green and yellow.

Late 19th century, circa 1890

Dimensions: 2' 3" x 8' 9"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1400121
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Japanese bronze incenser in the form of Hotei, one of the Seven Lucky Gods of Fortune. Hotei is clothed with open robes, holding a gunbai fan, seated on top of his large sack. Hotei's name literally means "Cloth Sack", for he can be attributed by the large cloth sack he carries with him during his travels. He is also known as the Laughing Buddha due to his carefree happy nature despite being a wanderer with few material possessions.

Meiji period (1868-1912)

Dimensions:...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Oceanic : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1400875
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Tibetan repousse plaque depicting a flying Apsara, celestial beings similar to the Western concepts of angels. The high relief image is done with gold gilt over copper with natural patina from oxidation.

Late 18th Century

Dimensions: 17 1/4" L x 6 1/2" H
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1401300
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Japanese framed print depicting a woman walking through a snowy village with a parasol, by artist Sarah Brayer (1957-present) titled "Kunodani" in pencil, signed, and numbered 4/120.
Sarah Brayer (born 1957) is an American artist who works in both Japan and the United States. She is internationally known for her poured washi paperworks, aquatint and woodblock prints. In 2013 Japan's Ministry of Culture awarded Sarah its Bunkacho Chokan Hyosho ("Commissioner of Culture Award") for disse...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1401607
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Chinese hardwood altar table with hand carved lingzhi spiral apron joined in upturned flanges. The feet are spanned by an openwork of hand carved panels with drapery motifs. Original warm finish. Very sturdy, condition consistent with age.

Mid 19th Century

Dimensions: 63 1/2" L x 15" D x 33 3/4" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1401867
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Chinese small ceramic water coupe, the interior and outer body with thick grey crackle glaze, the dark brown clay body exposed where the glaze drips end. The short, rounded form has a ribbed body and slightly flared, wide mouth. Possible Guan Ware c15th century.

Dimensions: 3 1/2" x 2" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1403876
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Chinese silk throne cover, with hand-embroidery of treasure vases, lotuses, other flowers, and a single butterfly in gold and silk thread against a red ground. The reverse is done in blue silk with calligraphy and cartouche signature. From Dodi Fromson Collection

Circa 1900-1910

Dimensions: 25" w x 57" h
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1920 item #1403877
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Tibetan Buddhist ritualistic bone flute, or kangling. The kangling produces a wailing sound, meant to create a mystical atmosphere during tantric rituals. It is played as a gesture of fearlessness and as a way of cutting off the ego. With silver mounts intricately decorated with floral scrolls and inlaid with turquoise and coral. Provenance Ashby Collection

19th century Dimensions: 12 1/4" L x 3" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1404290
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
An Antique Persian belt with a large, brass buckle that is embellished with intricate damascene carvings of flowers and a raised portion of double domes topped with an image of a woman's profile at it's center. The main buckle is framed by to lesser domes. The buckle has a hook hinge in the back and is secured with a chain and pin closure. The belt is of embroidered silk on a leather background with interspersed double stacked brass tubes.

Dimensions: Buckle - 11" X 7", Belt 30" X 3"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1404607
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Japanese Nabeshima ware porcelain dish decorated with a bird on a branch looking over a pond of omodaka (water plantian). The dish stands on a high, deeply recessed foot with outer "comb" cobalt blue design around its edges.

Dimensions: 8" diameter

Date: 19th Century
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Inro and Sagemono : Pre 1900 item #1405086
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Japanese gold lacquer Inro with five compartments, decorated in low relief landscape scene of temple in the mountain surrounded by pines and connected by a small bridge over a river in gold lacquer. The reverse side shows mountains in the distance and a small seaside village. The inside compartments are covered with dense nashiji lacquer (fine gold flecks). The cord has a metal ojime. Inro (seal basket) are small decorative containers that hang from the waist. They originate at the end of the 1...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1405198
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
An antique Vietnamese jar with covered lid with blue under glaze. The lustrous ivory glaze covers the whimsical 3 blue floral images. The bowl's interior center has splotches of blue paint intermingled with a rust colored paint. The rim is unglazed, as is the small footing. Provenance: Prominant private collection from San Diego, CA

Date: Tran Dynasty (1225 - 1400)

Dimensions: 8" diameter X 7"high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1405229
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Japanese single section isho tansu with locking bar. The upper portion has a full width drawer with a large iron money bag shaped lock plate. Below this are two drawers held in place with a locking bar (with key). The bottom portion has two smaller drawers and a safe box in the lower right hand corner with two small interior drawers. Beautiful and extensive iron work also includes raised corner handware on the drawers and square shaped drawer pulls. Original deep red lacquer finish....
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1407119
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
An antique Chinese hardwood side table with tier. the circular marble plaque inset has a lotus petal edge carved with prunus, openwork floral apron joined to zoomorphic supports with paw-and-ball supports.

Date: 1900's

Dimensions: 22.25"h X 17" diameter
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1920 item #1408432
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
A rare antique Chinese apple green Peking Glass snuff bottle with stopper. The bottle has rounded shoulders and a thin carved oval shaped foot. The jade lid with a coiled dragon and bone spoon. Chinese glass was largely used to imitate more precious materials such as white jade, Lapis Lazuli and other valuable minerals.

Provenance Howard Capland Collection Dimensions: 3.25" X 2.5"

Date: early 1900's
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1408436
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
An antique Chinese monochrome cucumber green beaker. The beaker was used as a drinking vessel. It has a cylindrical shape with a trumpet shaped top and flared base and with no handle or stem.

Date: 18th C, Qing Dynasty

Dimensions: 5.25" high X 3.5" diameter
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1408561
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
A pair of Chinese Huanghuali trays with scalloped edges.

Date: Republic Period (1910-1920)

Dimensions: 11" diameter X .75 deep
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1408670
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Vietnamese glazed bowl. Provenance: Prominent Private Collection from San Diego, CA

Date: Tran Dynasty (13th-14thC)

Dimensions: 7" in diameter X 3.75" tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1408928
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
An antique Vietnamese celadon glazed bowl with floral motifs in the interior. Provenance: Prominent Private Collection from San Diego, CA

Date: Ly/Tran Dynasty (12th-13thC)

Dimensions: 9" in diameter X 4" tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #780310
Zentner Collection
$2,499.00
Antique Japanese Futon Tansu Section with vertical slats on panel doors. Meiji Period, circa 1860s. Excellent condition. Size: 73" Long 31.5" Deep 39" High.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1264316
Zentner Collection
$2,450.00
Japanese antique two section isho tansu (chest on chest for clothing), made of sugi (cedar) wood and finished all over with an opaque black lacquer, beautiful ornate raised iron hardware included four lock plates each with a different design depicting birds and pines, the bottom lock plate has a turtle, the bottom section has a safe compartment in the lower right hand side, inside the safe are two small drawers, Sakata Area, Meiji Period (1868-1912) Size: 39" high x 33 1/4" wide x 16" de...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #977583
Zentner Collection
$2,400.00
Worn gilt over thick copper pair of Buddhist ritual vessels, one with a single spout and movable handle, the other with double spouts and a long footed handle bisecting the middle opening of the container, the design has etched bamboo, pine, cranes and turtle on body, the handle has scrolling vines done with impressed dots, the traditional stylized crane of the Nichiren sect is on the medallion. Edo Period, (1604-1868). Size A: 8.5"H 5.75"D 8.5"L Size B: 4.5"H 10.5"D 18"L
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1012803
Zentner Collection
$2,400.00
Large Korean antique kitchen cabinet, deep brown finish, elm wood panels on front with beautiful grain, iron hardware, 3 large compartments with hinged doors, 2 small drawers at top, 19th century. Size: 67 3/4" high x 46 1/4" wide x 20 1/2" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1212459
Zentner Collection
$2,400.00
A pair of superb cloisonne vases with fine decorations of cranes flying in the evening sky. Cranes are an auspicious motif in East Asia, often a symbol of longevity and fortune. Has original box. Age: early 20th century Size: Diameter: 2.5" Height: 7.25"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1244514
Zentner Collection
$2,400.00
Beautifully hand-carved snuff bottle made from peking glass, a process in which a single colored glass is dipped layer by layer into differently colored glass and then carved into delicate designs. This particular bottle has a slightly yellowish transparent main color, dipped into red glass, with carvings of beautiful flowers and leaves on vines, carried by two robed men, with intricate detailing on their clothing and faces. Topper is made from brass and has 6 imbedded pieces of coral. 19th cent...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1940 item #1259653
Zentner Collection
$2,400.00
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Set of two (2) Chinese hardwood chairs, each with a beautifully carved back featuring a central solid carving within a clover-shape of high-class men and women wearing long-sleeved robes with a background of beautiful structures and plant life. Supporting the central carving at the base are three small children; One middle child crouches low whilst holding a scroll painting, with two children at his sides holding branches. Above the central carving are two large dragons with carved and pierced s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1259929
Zentner Collection
$2,400.00
Beautiful contemporary Japanese todana tansu (shelf chest) with two sections, made from a very light keyaki wood with a nice smooth finish and attractive grain. It has two large sliding doors with open wood panes and interior shelving, two smaller sliding doors below with horizontal slats, and two sliding drawers with hirute shaped handles. Size: 74.75" height, 34.75" width, 17.75" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1271774
Zentner Collection
$2,400.00
Antique Japanese bird mask of Karasu Tengu. This mask represents the legendary creature represented in Japanese folklore, the demon fighters who trained Yoritomo his sword skills. The gold eyes painted on the mask denote the demon character. Back of mask shows artistic carving in the kiri wood, including embossed mark of maker Osaki Kotasu. Late Edo early Meiji Period (circa 19th Century) Dimensions: 6.75" Long, X 6" Wide