Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques
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 : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1328548
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Large Antique Japanese oribe ware tebachi, or ceramic container with handles. The inside and outside edges are hand painted with scrolling leaves and flowers. Round ribbed body tapers at the foot, thick dripping blue and purple glaze around handles. 19th Century Size: 10.5" H x 16" W
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 2000 item #1328542
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Charming original print by the famed artitst Mayumi Oda. Entitled "Meet the Lord of Obstacle II" and numbered 27 in the series. The image depicts a green goddess (perhaps Green Tara, the Goddess of Compassion) in tantric embrace with a white Ganesha, the Hindu Remover of Obstacles. The Sun and Moon inhabit the sky at the same time above them. 1998. Signed by Mayumi Oda in pencil. Framed. Total size in frame: 29 1/4" high x 23 1/4" wide. Size of art: 17 1/2" high x 10 3/4" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Architectural Elements : Pre 1920 item #1328541
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Antique Chinese large porcelain architectural tile with old glue residue along its edges. Depicted are nine gold imperial dragons and fireballs over a background of enamel rolling sea waves, bordered top and bottom with gold scroll designs on red. 18th/19th century. Rare piece in stunning original condition. Size: 48"L x 23" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1328472
Zentner Collection
$1,850.00
Antique Japanese two section tansu made from sugi (cedar) wood in original red lacquer finish, with large round locks incised with cherry blossom mon on its drawers and warabite handles mounted on ornate back plating also with a cherry blossom motif. Meiji Period (1868 - 1912) Size: 38.5" H x 34" L x 16" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1328197
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Antique Chinese hardwood low table with fantastic natural woodgrain in original reddish brown finish, its edge panels carved with scrolling vines surrounding an auspicious symbol, sitting on curved legs. Provenance: Property from Christian de Guigne IV Estate, Hillsborough, CA. Size: 31.5" L x 31.5" W x 13.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1328094
Zentner Collection
$950.00
Antique Japanese hibachi or brazier made of beautiful original keyaki hardwood. Bold natural grain with warm finish. The front features five small drawers convenient for storage. Glass has been added to the top of the allowing it to be used as a small table. (Glass removed for photos). Original seen in the patina copper within. Mid Meiji Period (1868 -1912) Size: 24"H x 28"L 16"D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1328090
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Japanese antique tsuba (hand guard for a samurai sword), cast all of iron. The motif appears to be a combination of two kamon (family crests); one being the inside part of a mokko crest and the other the swirling comma shaped arms of a tomoe or mitsudomoe (Shinto) mon. The resulting design is an open work of elegant lines. Edo Period. Size: 3 1/8" wide diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1328088
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Antique Japanese tsuba (hand guard for a samurai sword), made all of iron and cast in the form of a daikon raddish. The leafy tops of the daikon are highly raised and the raddish root itself twists around becoming the circular rounded edge of the tsuba. Wonderful three dimensional quality. Edo Period. Size: 3" wide diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1328010
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Chinese antique tall rectangular stand. Made of hardwood and carved with stylized scrolling clouds and dragon head motifs. Elegant lines. Republic Period. Size: 40 3/4" high x 18" wide x 15" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1327996
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Chinese original wrapped leather trunk. Brass hardware side handles on both sides and front lock. Charming calligraphy on interior of lid. Great original condition with no issues. Late 19th century. Size: 19" H x 30.25" L x 22" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1327613
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$2500. SOLD
Antique Japanese small lock bar tansu with beautiful Keyaki wood front in original red lacquer finish, adorned with decorative iron plating. Bottom drawer has incised lock plate with the image of a crane and pine trees with a safe box beside it. Meiji period (1868-1912) Size: 24.5" H, 24.5" W, 12" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1327587
Zentner Collection
$400.00
Chinese small hardwood stand with an octagonal top surface, with carved grapevines along the outer edges and cascading down the legs, ending in clawed feet. Provenance; Christian de Guigne IV Estate, Hillsborough, CA. Size: 20" H x 11" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1327525
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Antique Chinese mirror vanity box made of beautiful heavy hardwood. Inlaid with scenes of birds, flowers, and bamboo. Original brass hardware. The top is hinged and opens up to reveal a vanity mirror. A small cabinet underneath opens up to show a total of 6 small drawers of various sizes. Each door also has a compartment with a sliding panel for access from the top. Mid 19th Century. Very nicely detailed with original finish and condition. Size when open: 22" high x 25" wide x 15 1/4" ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1327521
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$550.00
Chinese small hardwood plant stand. The underside panels are hand carved with a bowl of fruit, legs connected in an elegant undulated form. 19th Century. Original conditon and finish. Size: 21" H x 9" W x 9" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1327518
Zentner Collection
$450.00
Chinese hardwood barrel stool, with inlaid designs of flowers on scrolling vines and swirling dragons. Nicely detailed birds perched on branches wrapped around the stool. Republic Period (circa 1950's). Size: 13" H x 15.5" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1327515
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$400.00
Chinese hardwood three-tiered display stand, with center tier rising above the two at its sides. Pierced carvings of ruyi clouds below each one level. Unusual design with wonderful original conditon. Republic Period circa 1950's. Size: 29" H x 25.5" W x 9" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1327512
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$2,250.00
Antique Japanese small tansu with locking bar. Made with keyaki (elm) wood front and sugi (cryptomeria) wood sides. Each of the five drawers are different sizes making for useful storage. Nicely detailed original black Iron hardware includes square shaped handles. Beautiful crane shaped lock on one drawer and a flower shaped lock on another. Cross bracing on the locking bar (bo) with the original locking key. Original deep reddish brown translucent lacquer finish and patina. Meiji Period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1327434
Zentner Collection
$900.00
Antique Chinese beautiful hardwood display cabinet with tiered shelving. Double doors with carved mythical beasts, small hidden drawer at bottom right. The bottom panel is nicely hand carved with spirals. Chinese export made for the Japanese market. Mid 19th Century. Original finish and condition. Size: 29" H, 23.5" W, 9.5" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1327426
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$1,850.00
Antique Japanese choba tansu (merchant's chest) made all of kiri (paulownia) wood with beautiful original reddish brown lacquer finish and original patina. The chest has 5 exterior drawers of different sizes making for wonderful storage. The lower right hand side of the tansu has a small safe box with original locking key. Located behind the safe door are two small interior drawers. Origianl black Iron hardware includes square shaped handles, corner bracing on the exterior drawers and nice ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1327417
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Antique Japanese large single section futon tansu, Two large sliding doors made with keyaki (elm) wood with dramatic grain open to one large storage compartment. Sugi (cryptomeria) wood framing with slats on the side for bracing. Black Iron hardware. Meiji Period (1868 - 1912). Great for component / Media cabinet or Buffet Cabinet. Size: 34" high x 67 3/4" wide x 26 3/4" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1327416
Zentner Collection
$1,275.00
Chinese pair of mirrored hardwood display shelves with beautiful woodgrain. Scrolling hand carved accents with hidden drawers. Very nicely detailed with wonderful original finish and condition. Republic Period circa 1950's. Size: 33" H x 18.5" W x 7" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1327268
Zentner Collection
$9,000.00
Chinese antique hardwood altar table. Stunning natural woodgrain with beautiful hand-carved panels. Pierced panels with a flame motif between each set of legs. Very heavy in weight. Mid 18th century. Origianl finish and condition. Size: 35" H x 86.5" L x 16" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1327238
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$3,500.00
Unusual Japanese red lacquered kiri wood arrow (ya) case, with gilt paulownia mon (crest) on its lid and sides. There underside of the lid has calligraphy. Iron hardware on lid and sides.

Edo Period (circa 1840's) Size: 37" H x 12.5" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1327010
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Antique Japanese kiri (paulownia) wood tansu of a rare and unusual size, with beautiful rosey iron corner bracing, locks, and handles of an elegant and elongated shape. Gorgeous natural finish hardwood. Early Meiji period (1868-1912) Size: 49" L x 18" D x 26" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1327003
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$4,000.00
Antique Chinese Sung pottery burial jar traditionally used to house the ashes of the deceased, in a very light blue crackle glaze with bare foot. The lid is topped with a large crane shaped finial. The body is tall and slender with images of dragons and heavenly figures. Sung Dynasty (960 - 1279 AD) Size: 32" H x 7" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1326908
Zentner Collection
$4,500.00
Antique Japanese large woven bamboo ikebana (flower arranging) basket. Beautifully assembled with stunning flowing lines.. Lined with metal containers used to hold water. Very unusual size with excellent condition. Meiji Period (1868 - 1912) Size: 26" H x 16" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1326904
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$3,500.00
Antique Japanese zenibako (money box) made from kiri (paulownia) wood with original dark lacquer finish. Rare and unusual for a zenibako to been this size as a Tansu. The interior is shelved behind two sliding doors with locks. Mid to Late Edo Period (circa 1800's). Size: 25" H x 29.75" L x 16" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1326900
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Rare Japanese gusoku bitsu (carrying box for samurai armor). Made of kiri (paulownia) wood and lacquered red and black. Unusual curved form. Leather shoulder straps for carrying. Iron hardware. Top lifts off. Decorated with the mon (crest) of the Oyamada Samurai clan. Edo Period (circa 1800's) Size: 28" high x 15" wide x 16 1/2" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1326891
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$1,500.00
Antique Japanese large pulley carved of beautiful hardwood on custom Iron Stand. Two wooden wheels on the inside are built to support a rope. The hardware is made of iron and includes a large swiveling hook. A wonderful example of utilitarian Mingei elevated to sculpture. Meiji Period (1868 - 1912). Size of pulley including hook: 35" high x 11 1/2" wide. Height including Custom black Iron stand: 41 1/2" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1326799
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Antique Japanese ikebana (flower) basket. Stunning Hand-woven in fine bamboo. signature on bottom by artist Ko-Sho. Meiji Period (1868 - 1912). Wonderful original condition. Size: 17" H x 12" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1326798
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Rare Antique Japanese choba tansu (merchant chest) from the Takayama region. Beautiful solid Keyaki (elm) wood with kayaki burl front sliding panels. Unusual design of drawers and locking bar. Excellent Original translucent lacquer finish. Late Edo Period (circa 1800's). Size: 32" H x 31.5" L x 15" D
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1940 item #1326791
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$1,200.00
Japanese Noh theater Ko-omote (young lady) mask. Beautifully carved out of wood and delicately painted with the rounded features and slight smile of a young lady. She has the shaved eyebrows which have been stylized and darkened up high on her forehead and the delicate blackened teeth of an upper class woman. Caved mark on the back. Showa Period (1926-1945). Size: 8 1/4" high x 5 1/4" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1326790
Zentner Collection
$3,500.00
Beautifully woven Chinese rug from the Suiyan area. Navy blue design of brocade coins on beige background.

19th century.

Size: 59" x 77.5"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1326779
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Antique Japanese 4-panel screen with delicate painted flowers over a gold leaf background. Clouds of gold flecks decorate the sky and the open valley. Unusual size for the long four panel.

Edo period (1615-1868) Dimensions: (entire screen) 100.5" L x 36" X (painting only) 94" L x 30" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1326707
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Chinese Tang Dynasty small round box made of silver and gold. Repouse designs of floret surrounded by tiny flowers. The design on the top side of the box is smaller and more intricate while the bottom of the box has a similar floret but simpler. The rim of both top and bottom is delineated by a raised ring and is encircled by scrolling vines and tiny flowers. Size: 2 1/4" wide x 1 1/4" high