The Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1359457
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$2,500.00
Antique Chinese bronze tripod censer, with lions' heads for handles and beautiful hand-scribed calligraphy on its front over a textured ground.

Mid 18th Century

Size: 3.5" x 2.75" x 2.75" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1346484
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Stunning large pair of Chinese large bronze elephant vases, made of bronze. These elephants are fashioned in processional attire. They have charming expressions and wonderful attention to detail. Each elephant is fashioned with a blanket with high relief scrolling lotus motif. On top of the back of each elephant is an archaic style vase...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1342162
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SOLD
Antique Chinese bronze statue of a Fu Dog, standing playfully with its paw rested on an embroidered ball, with one of the tassles in its mouth. Attractive form and nice detailing. Mounted on heavy stand.

Size: 5" L x 4" W x 5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1340828
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$2,500.00
Antique Chinese bronze fu dog incenser. He is sculpted with great detailing, his head points up with mouth open so that smoke billows from it. The head opens by a hinge to place incense within, and the interior shows old natural patina.

Size: 5.5" L x 5" W x 7" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1333884
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$4,000.00
Ancient Chinese Fang Hu (lidded container for holding wine in ritual use). Made of bronze and encrusted with beautiful original oxidation. The faceted pear-shaped body raised on a slightly flared foot, the sides left plain, with small loops suspending rings on two sides below the rim, and relief-cast taotie mask handles. Two of the sides are outfitted with ring handles hanging from Taotie masks. Brown and milky green patina and blue-green encrustation...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1332625
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$350.00
Antique Chinese pewter censer with handle and a reticulated lid with two incised dragons circling a ball. Nice patina on interior. Late 19th century Qing Dynasty. Size: 6" H (to top of handle), 6.5" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1331708
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Antique fish sculpture, made from silver, with a fully articulated body, allowing wonderful lifelike movement. The forehead bears a symbol of two fish swimming closely in a yin yang formation. Its mouth is slightly open, almost smiling. Each of its scales has been embossed with intricate designs. A four character Chinese manufacturer's mark can be seen underneath the chin. Size: 7.5" L x 2" W x3.25" 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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1325149
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$6,250.00
Antique Ming Dynasty Chinese iron plaque of buddhas from the Ming Dynasty. Each Buddha is seated on a lotus blossom with hands in the dhyana mudra of meditation. Between each buddha is an inscription of chinese characters. The unusual plaque has been forged in Iron. Early to Mid Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1912) It measures 25.25" wide by 26.25" tall by 1.5" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1314502
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$3,000.00
Chinese belt hook from the Han Dynasty (206 B.C. - A.D.220), made of bronze and gilded, inlaid with turquoise, beautiful green mineral deposits. Elegant elongated form with a chimera head on one end and the head of a dragon or serpent on the other. Comes with a custom stand. Size of belt hook: 7 1/2" long
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1313763
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$3,750.00
Chinese Han Dynasty (206 B.C.- A.D. 220) belt hook. Made of bronze and gilded over entire surface. This belt hook has two Taotie masks, one on either side. The end of the hook itself is shaped in the form of a tiny chimera. Comes with stand. Size of belt hook: 5 7/8" long
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1313755
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$6,000.00
Wonderful Chinese Han Dynasty (206 BC to AD 220) figure of a chimera. The mythical creature is whimsically posed with it's head turned over it's shoulder and it's mouth wide with it's tongue out. It's feet are hooves and on it's back are wings. Made of bronze and gilded, beautiful patina, eyes are made of inlaid turquoise. Size; 5 1/4" wide x 4 3/8" high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1312403
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$950.00
Antique Chinese tripod censer that comes with a tall, circular stand. The lid of the censer has a playful fu dog as a finial. The front and back of the censer features a cylindrical panel with flora and fauna upon a textured background, and the handles on each side appear as large fu dog faces. Late 19th century circa 1890. Size: 12.5" height, 14" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1311457
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$5,000.00
Antique Chinese bronze gu vase. A bronze wine vessel (gu), late Shang dynasty, 12th-11th century BC, with two pieces that separate in the middle, trumpet neck, and archaic taotie style designs along the body. Beautiful patina with crack in rim. Most likely produced in the Ming Dynasty. Size: 11.5" height, 6.25" diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1311450
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$2,000.00
Chinese antique bronze oval shaped censor, handles in the form of two chimera appear to slink around the rim on either end, standing on four small feet, signed with Xuande mark on the bottom. A very special piece of true authenticity. Size: 3 1/2" high x 7" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1304014
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$850.00
A beautiful Chinese bronze tray in the shape of a heavenly peach, with sides pierced through in decorative design. The tray has an inlay scene of Immortals in billowing robes. The underside has the embossed artist's signature. Early 20th Century Size: 12.25" height, 14" width, 1.25" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1293038
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$1,200.00
Antique Chinese inlaid silver opium lamp with elegant geometric open designs. Its sides have repeating Chinese characters and cute figures with remnants of cloisonné. Signature on bottom. 19th century or early 20th. Size: 3.25" height, 3" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1284514
The Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Antique Chinese bronze censor in the form of a snarling foo dog sitting upright, holding a xiu qui ball in his front paws attached to a long tassel. His head is hinged so that incense may be placed inside the body, which will then billow out from his mouth. Overall great form and nice patina, Ming Dynasty 17th century Size: 8" height, 9" width