Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1910 item #1404547
Zentner Collection
$3,500.00
Chinese monochrome golden yellow Peking Glass brush washer with relief carvings of a repetitive petal design. The bottom is marked by a four character cartouche.

Dimensions: 5"diameter X 3"

Date: Circa early 1900's
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1930 item #1206672
Zentner Collection
$3,450.00
Chinese gourd shaped vase done in Peking glass with silver wire and fittings covering the vase. The silver fittings contain auspicious motifs such as the character longevity and goldfish. Seated Kwan yins are also adorning the vase. The bottom contain two chop marks, one says wenyin and another reading tianzhu Age:19th/ 20th century - height 6.5" diameter 3.5"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1399166
Zentner Collection
$3,450.00
Antique Persian hand-woven 100% wool runner carpet, originating from the large village of Malayer with natural dyes of deep red, indigo, rust brown, and beige hues. With repeating boteh medallions, double-bordered with scrolls and floral motifs.

Circa 1900

Dimensions: 2' 10" x 8' 8"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1328549
Zentner Collection
$3,400.00
Beautiful Chinese antique display shelf made of Solid Jichi-mu wood (very heavy). The chest has three large display shelves, and two small drawers just under the top display area. The drawers are carved with scrolling mist and chimera and outfitted with brass pulls. Very nicely detailed. Each display area is enclosed on three sides with a low carved lattice work. Early 20th Century Size: 69 1/2" high x 35" wide x 16 1/2" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1329603
Zentner Collection
$3,400.00
Antique Chinese agate pendant hand carved into a leaf with lightly serrated edges. A small insect is carved into a small area of orange agate with delicately carved legs. Early 19th century. Mounted on a sterling silver chain. Size: 1.25" L, pendant hangs 8"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1373600
Zentner Collection
$3,375.00
Japanese munitions strong box constructed of Hinoki wood, with hand forged iron banding and with hard mounts. Original finish and condition.

Early 19th Century (Edo Period)

16 1/8" x 6 1/2" x 5 3/4"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1296453
Zentner Collection
$3,350.00
Antique Japanese two-section Mastumoto tansu, made from sugi (cedar) wood with mokko (melon) handles mounted on elaborate handle backplates typical to the region, large round center lock plates with incised kiri leaf mon, or family crests. It has the original red lacquer finish and is extremely shiny. Meiji Period (1868 - 1912) Size: 42.5" height, 34" width, 16.5" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1090225
Zentner Collection
$3,300.00
Japanese antique keyaki choba tansu from Fukushima prefecture Japan. Use as an accountant's chest. Beautiful lacquered elmwood burl with a translucent re-finish. Square locks an iron handles in excellent condition. Meiji Period, (1868-1912), circa 1880's. Size: 16" deep x 34.5" wide x 35" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1250931
Zentner Collection
$3,300.00
Beautiful Chinese vase made from porcelain with a blue cobalt underglaze. Chinese guardian lions (foo dogs) decorate the body of the vase, with allover cloud shaped designs. The top of the vase is covered by a nicely carved wooden lid. Mark on bottom reads "Kangxi Nian Zhi". Size: 10.25" height, 7" width"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1240961
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Two playful monkeys climbing on a large peach, carved from antique agate. Monkeys are commonly depicted in Chinese art as holding a peach as a symbol for wealth and a long life because the word for "monkey" is a homophone to the word for "nobleman". They often call this "feng hou bao shou" which can mean both "crazy monkey clutching [a peach]" as well as "may you become a salaried official and embrace longevity". 19th century Size: 1.5" long x 1.25" tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1244386
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Beautiful pine-green Jade snuff bottle with a glass topper, with red "accordion" design when viewed from the top. 19th century Size: 1.75" tall, 1.5" wide
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1960 item #1261357
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Beautiful decorative vintage pair of fu dog and flower glass vases. White background is styled in cloud like waves, with red overly. Fu dogs on each vase, are standing on a cloud, neck arched up looking at the sun, and a floating buddhist sutra box. A peony and lotus flower, grace both vases in red, and swirly clouds hang up above. Bottom of vases are encircled with red clouds. Chinese markings are on white part of vase, as well as a mark on the red covered bottoms. Dimensions: 11.75" High X ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1317730
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Antique Chinese scroll painting of an immortal man resting his feet with one of his sandals off, a basket of peaches and herbs sitting beside him. Calligraphy with signature "Li, Yu Ru" (1859-1930) and red artist chop. Size: 77" H, 29" W (entire scroll) 42" H, 22.5" W (artwork only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1329004
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Antique Chinese stone statue fragment of the head of one of the attendants to Buddha. One hand rests over the right ear while the other ear is left uncovered. The eyes are closed in meditation. Brings fourth a calming enlightened feeling. Sits on custom black iron stand. Ming Dynasty (1368–1644). Size: (entire stand) 11.5" H x 6.5" W (head only) 9" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1920 item #1344380
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Adorable small pair of egg yolk colored peking glasses with stands included. These small pieces are charming collectables. Both under four inches tall with stands, have a pumpkin shaped base, thin long necks with a flared mouth. Each glass vase is unique, with slightly different sized bases.

Provenance Phillip Cadero Estate, Circa late 18th-early 19th century.

Size: 2.75" H x .5" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1346712
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Antique Chinese hardwood Ming style altar table made of jumu wood. With beautiful Original finish, with carved panel edges, and legs with double bar bracing.

Early 19th Century

Size: 89" L x 21.5" W x 34.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1394478
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Chinese hardwood coffer cabinet, with relief carvings throughout of floral motifs with pigments. The front of the cabinet holds three drawers, opened by brass pulls. The sides and apron of the cabinet are carved with openwork foliate scrolls.

Dimensions: 51 3/4" x 17 1/2" x 33 3/4"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1837 VR item #1400069
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Chinese Carving candle holder attendant, mounted on a gilt bronze French ormolu base. The heavenly attendant has original polychrome pigments of red, green, brown and beige and holds a long staff connected to the brass candleholder.

Circa 18th/19th century

Dimensions: 7" W x 5" D x 20" H
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1406596
Zentner Collection
$3,250.00
Chinese Jumu hardwood coffer cabinet. A coffer is a strong chest or box used for keeping money or valuables safe. The front of the cabinet holds two drawers with hardware for locks. The lower portion has 3 panels.

Date: 19th Century

Dimnensions: 35" tall X 35" wide X 18" deep
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1311545
Zentner Collection
$3,200.00
A Chinese framed reverse glass painting of a beautiful blue-robed woman with flowers in her hair, holding a red scarf with silver designs. Attractive hardwood frame.

19th century

Provenance : From the collection of Trotter's Antiques, Pacific Grove CA.

Size: 15.25" height, 11" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1335534
Zentner Collection
$3,200.00
Antique Burmese hand-woven tapestry depicting scenes of Buddha's life, "Jataka". Each figure is seated on their own vehicle such as Garuda, elephants, tiger, Naga (snake), and others. Framed. Size: (entire frame) 77" L x 23" H (artwork only) 70" L x 15" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1359704
Zentner Collection
$3,200.00
A large Chinese scroll with hand-embroidered Double Happiness character, comprised of chrysanthemums and leaves. Vibrant shades of pink, purple, green, orange and white silk within the Double Happiness symbol contrast beautifully against the red silk ground.

Size: (entire scroll) 45" W x 100" H (artwork only) 35" W x 65.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1920 item #1266961
Zentner Collection
$3,100.00
Pair of antique Japanese dolls of a standing onna-bugeisha (female samurai) and her travel companion kneeling at her side, holding her bundled baby. The onna-bugeisha holds a large bow with a quiver of arrows on her back. Both dolls are ornately dressed in silk robes and body armor, with fur shoes and real feather arrows. Each doll has its own wooden box, one of which has Japanese writing on its lid. Late 19th century Size: (woman) 21" height, 13" width (man) 14" height, 13" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1283651
Zentner Collection
$3,100.00
Antique Japanese Lacquer arrow (ya) case. Mounted archery was the primary and most respected mode of Japanese warfare until the introduction of firearms in the 16th century. As a reflection of this, archery equipment was beautifully crafted of formed bamboo, lacquer work, and leather strapping. Decoration of blooming cherry blossoms "sakura fabuki" accented in gold lacquer.

Edo Age (Circa 1850's)

Size: 40 1/2" Long X 5 1/4" Wide X 5" High
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1400547
Zentner Collection
$3,100.00
Antique Japanese single section mizuya (kichten chest). Made of hinoki (Japanese cypress) wood frame with Sugi (cedar) sides. The upper section have two pairs of sliding panels. The top panels are all wood while the lower panels have inset frosted glass. The bottom section of the chest has two large sliding panels with decorative cut outs . There are fourteen drawers of varying size surrounding the larger compartment of the bottom piece, opened by iron pulls.

Meiji Period (1868-19...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #534710
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Gorgeous Chinese coat made all of silk with silk embroidered design of blue and white peonies, chrysanthemums and butterflies on an orange silk ground, pattern of waves and rocks along hem, sleeves of white silk embroidered with more flowers and butterflies, forbidden stitch (see detail photo), ribbon applique on sleeves and neck, lined in light blue silk, minor spots and fraying on sleeves, c. 1900. Size: 44 1/2" high x 56" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #796224
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Chinese pottery figure of a horse in 2 pieces, made of red clay with slip painted pigments in white and red, wonderful form, still has great painted details, Han Dynasty (206 BC to AD 220). Size: 17 1/4" high x 22" long x 7" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #815924
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Wonderful Japanese hirado ware porcelain figure of a dragon fish jumping out of waves, a traditional symbol of transformation, white glazed porcelain with tinge of brown along edges on one side and blue underglazed eyes, Meiji Period (19th century). Size: 12 3/4" high x 9 1/2" wide x 10" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #833090
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Large Korean three-level kitchen cabinet (samch'ung ch'an-jang) orange-brown color finish, elm wood panels, iron hardware, top section has 2 small drawers with bat shaped hardware, top compartment opens wide with pair of double hinged doors, bottom compartment has 2 sets of doors opening to two separate compartments, beautiful overall scale and proportions, Chosun Period (c. 1900). Size: 68 3/4" high x 43" wide x 21" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #862873
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Japanese Bronze Running Bull 16"L4"W7.5"H, Signed on bottom with cartouche and signature, very detailed modeling, base remnants of paper label, Meiji Period
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #882196
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Antique Japanese Noh performer's mask, carved, lacquered and painted, wrinkled features beautifully rendered and sensitively painted, good patina, white beard and eyebrows, mouth grip, worn circular chop on back: "_____munae", Edo Period (early 19th century). Size: 6" high x 4 3/4" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #888853
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Original Small Antique Japanese choba dansu (merchant's chest) with locking bar and locking safe box. Made with keyaki (elm) hardwood with beautiful original grain on front, reddish orange translucent lacquer on front. Top and sides as well as the frame on the front are all lacquered black. Safe box has 2 small interior drawers also of keyaki wood, iron hardware including square shaped drawer pulls. comes with original key. Edo Period (Circa 1940's). Wonderful Original Condition and Finish...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #972499
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Unusual Japanese antique gyosho bako (peddler's box), made of sugi (cryptomeria) wood, iron hardware including loops for rope so that peddler could carry box on his back, 4 drawers and a safe box, three interior drawers, Meiji Period. Size: 35 1/4" high x 11" wide x 16 1/4" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1025238
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Lovely Chinese antique half round table, made of hard huali wood with thick piece of white marble on top, very elegant lines, late 19th century. Size: 34" high x 32 3/4" wide x 16 1/4" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1065369
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Beautiful Japanese choba tansu (merchant's chest), keyaki (elm) wood frame and front with nice hinoki (Japanese cypress) wood side bracing, nice keyaki wood grain, two compartments with sliding panels, 5 drawers, a safe box with 3 small interior drawers, iron hardware with hirute shaped drawer pulls, sliders pulls are made of bronze, Meiji Period (1868-1912) Size: 30" high x 25 3/4" wide x 13" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1102717
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Small Antique Chinese Coromandel screen, 4 panels with scene of children in pavilion setting, inlaid with jade, bone, agate, and mother of pearl on black lacquer ground, details in gold lacquer, Republic Period. Size: 22 1/4" high x 25 1/4" wide x 5/8" thick.