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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1344946
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Antique Japanese bronze ikebana vase, meant for artistic flower arranging, with unusual curling handles reminiscent of spiraling vines. Artist's signature incised in the bottom.

Size: 12.5" W x 9" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1357850
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
A rather unusual glazed Chinese yixing tea pot. Traditionally, mixing tea posts are unglazed and this pot combines unglazed sections, such as the interior and the glazes that encompass the exterior side of the pot. The pot contains a seal on both the undersides of the lid and pot, of the maker attributing to Zhao Jingnan. Zhao Jingnan was a noted artist specializing in producing fixing and zhisha tea wares during the Qing Dynasty. It is thought that he was able to produce various objects using d...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1358877
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Rare Japanese fune ko tansu known as a Ship Captain's vault chest. Made with beautiful original thick Hinoki (Japanese cedar) wood, with triangular mortis and tenon joinery. The corners and drawers are accented by attractive ash color iron plating. The inside of the chest holds a unique array of seven drawers in natural finish, with hirute type drawer pulls and all but three with additional locks.
An old Japanese label remains on the second drawer down. This tansu also holds a fun secret co...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1920 item #1362468
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Antique Korean blue and white porcelain water dropper. The large body is rectangular with designs of scholar rock formations and a cherry blossom branch on its top surface in underglaze cobalt blue. Two small frogs serve as air holes adding a whimsical charm to the piece.

Dates from the 18th/19th century

Dimensions: 5" L x 2.75" D x 2.75" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1800 item #1385516
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Japanese Buddhist scroll depicting the Legendary Sixteen Arhats. The Arhats are described as sage beings who have attained enlightenment, yet have not become a full Buddha. The Sixteen Arhats are traditionally worshipped for they are said to have renounced Nirvana out of compassion to help relieve human suffering on earth. Their Sanskrit names are: Pindola Bharadvaja, Ajita, Subinda, Kalika, Vajraputra, Bhadra, Kanakavatsa, Kanaka Bhadra, Nakula (or Vakula), Rahula, Chudapanthaka, Angaja, Pant...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1385527
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
An unusual Japanese 2 section, 6ft mizuya (kitchen buffet tansu) from the Kanazawa region. Constructed with Hinoki (cypress) and Sugi (cedar) woods, with red and black lacquer frame, and Keyaki (elm) burl front panels in reddish brown lacquer. The top of the piece holds a long open compartment behind four sliding panels with bookmatched Keyaki burl hardwood. Below are a center pair of mesh sliding panels with black lacquer wood frame, carved with floral motifs and with decorative iron pulls. The...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1387331
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Antique Chinese porcelain vase with deep lapis blue monochrome glaze. Meiping form with ornately carved, possibly zitan wood lid and base.

Ch'ien Lung Period (1736-1795)

Dimensions: 13" high including base and lid. 9 1/2" high vase only.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1387646
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Chinese scholar rock of an over hanging ying stone, mounted on a carved Suzhou rosewood stand with five cabriole legs and an undulating stretcher. The base is decorated in high relief of lingzhi fungus and swirling clouds. Gongshi, also known as scholar's rocks, are naturally occurring or shaped rocks, which are traditionally appreciated by scholars. Gongshi rocks can be any color and contrasting colors are not uncommon. The size of the stone can be quite varied from hundreds of pounds to less ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Pre 1900 item #1389799
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
A large Persian textile "Suzani" which literally means "needlework". The cotton cloth is hand-embroidered with complex floral medallions and scrolling work with brightly colored silk thread. These traditional Suzani would be used for headscarves, ottoman covers, prayer mats, wall hangings, and many other uses.

First Quarter 20th century circa. 1920

Dimensions: 135" L x 81" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1394216
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Japanese Jumonji Yari cross spearhead. Hand forged steel done in the same fashion as samurai swords.

Early yari are believed to have been derived from Chinese spears, these hoko yari are thought to be from the Nara period (710-794), and while they were present in early Japan's history, the term yari appeared for the first time in written sources in 1334 but this type of spear did not become popular until the late 15th century.
During the peaceful Edo era yari were still produ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1394650
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Antique Chinese tall carved altar table made of hardwood with burl. Ornately carved with highly raised pierced ruyi motif. Dates from late 19th century to early 20th century

Dimensions: 41 1/2" high x 90" long x 17 1/2" deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1399463
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Antique Persian Baluch rug, 100% hand woven wool in rust brown, light red, and indigo hues, with repeating geometric motifs throughout. These rugs are hand-knotted by the nomads of Baluch. Baluch or Baluchistan is the area between the borders of Iran, Pakistan, and Afghanistan-- this is why Baluch rugs are said to be a mixture of three different regions.

Circa 1930

Dimensions: 3' 10" x 11' 8"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1402598
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Shufu is a rare Chinese white porcelain that was made during the Yuan dynasty (1206-1368) in Hutian village just outside the city of Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Thought to be the first known porcelain ordered by imperial officials. The body of the ware is covered with a soft, white, bluish opaque glaze similar to qingbai, but contained less calcium oxide resulting in slight translucency rather than transparency. The bases are unglazed and the paste is of the typical early natural porcelain cla...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1402720
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Southeast Asian gilt bronze stupa consisting of two parts that may be opened when a secret mechanism is activated. The domed Bumpa is supported by circular terraces and bears four Bodhi leaves. Minor losses and wear consistent with age.

Published in: "Fine Chinese Art, Buddhism and Hinduism" May 11th 2019, pg. 282, published by Galerie Zacke

19th century

Dimensions: 3 3/4" w x 6 3/4" h
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Wood : Pre 1900 item #862885
Zentner Collection
$4,800.00
Leather Tibetan Trunk with Peach and Clouds, 18th/19th century 56"L 20.5D 29H, Colored with green, yellow, blue and reds, Central Lozenge with Peach and Scrolling Vine, Outside Clouds, borders by Scrolling Vines, Iron Strapping Bands, hand-sawn wood surfaces, pitted loss to front face by peach.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1236738
Zentner Collection
$4,800.00
A refined Chinese painting of a Taihu scholar rock set in a planter like object on a stand. The work is attributing to the Italian Jesuit Painter, Giuseppe Castiglione or Lan Shining in Chinese (1688-1766). Shows age but most likely 20th century. Size: Length 20.75" Width 15.78"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1139949
Zentner Collection
$4,750.00
Chinese tapered A-line cabinet, made of jichimu (chicken-wing) wood, nice lines and simple elegance, interior has two shelves, lower shelf has two small built in drawer also made of jichimu wood, circa 1920's). Size: 47" high x 30 1/2" wide (at bottom) x 13" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1198471
Zentner Collection
$4,750.00
An antique Japanese kuruma tansu coming from the Mikuni region. The tansu is fitted with iron fittings to retain the condition of the tansu and to protect the vulnerable areas of the chest. The tansu has two wooden bars to lock the drawers of the chest. The chest is made from keyaki wood. Age: 19th century. Size: height 48" width 28.75" length 53.25"