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Antique Tibetan necklace with a large pendant of a demon's head or that of a wrathful deity. Made of metal with scrolling filigree and inlaid with coral, turquoise, shell, and lapis.

Age: Early 20th century

Dimensions: 14" long (pendant is 3 1/2" x 3")
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1950 item #1433935
Zentner Collection
$450.00
Vintage Japanese porcelain on metal printed advertising sign. Round form and double sided, this sign advertises Fukusuke brand tabi shoes. The company, Fukusuke Tabi (now called Fukusuke Corp) was established in 1882 in Osaka and quickly grew to include other textiles.

Age: Mid 20th century

Dimensions: 17 3/4" wide diameter
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1433519
Zentner Collection
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Vintage Japanese pair of heavenly apsaras also called Hiten or Kuyo Bosatsu. Outfitted with rings and chains to hang from above, these naturalistic celestial beings appear to float. Each one holds a musical instrument. Early Mid Century material with faux bronze finish. From a Palm Springs Estate.

Age: Showa Period (Mid 20th century)

Dimensions: 23" long
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1930 item #1433503
Zentner Collection
$200.00
An antique Japanese Haribako (sewing box) made of Sugi (Cryptomeria) wood. Original Urushi lacquer finish with Mother of Pearl inlay (Raden) of Japanese Maple leaves and bronze hardware. Two side by side drawers and a large bottom drawer. Hinged top opens to a covered storage area that was originally used to store threads and needles. Right side back vertical slot was used to store a sewing ruler called Shaku (not included)...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1431512
Zentner Collection
$2,250.00
Lovely semi-antique Sarouk Farohan hand-knotted carpet from Persia. In good color palette of red-rusts and navy. Important produced piece is signed and dated on borders in Farsi. Good condition with fringed ends.

Age: Circa 1940s

Size: 3'0" x 5'0"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1430670
Zentner Collection
$4,250.00
Antique hand knotted wool carpet, Joshegan, Persia in navy and reds, tight weave with central medallion and border. Good condition.

Age: circa 1940s

Size: 4.5 x 6.7'
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1940 item #1430669
Zentner Collection
$1,750.00
Semi-antique hand knotted wool carpet with rust, reds and blues, floral design, Sarouk, Persia

Size: 3.7 x 4.10'

Age: circa 1940s
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1930 item #1428350
Zentner Collection
$8,000.00
Pair of charming Yixing ceramic fu dogs with black bulging eyes. Female dog guardian has two puppies and the male has a ball under his paw. Incense holes on each side of mouth. Each holding ribbon in mouth.

Age: Republic Period, circa 1930s

Size: 11"Hx8"Wx11"D
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1930 item #1428139
Zentner Collection
$5,600.00
Charming antique Chinese small teapot with Daoist figures encircling body, lid with flowers and figures, signed on body and on recessed base.

Size: 3.5"H 5.5"L 3.5"D

Republic Period
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1930 item #1428138
Zentner Collection
$6,400.00
Lovely pair of Chinese jade and agate peony floral arrangements, flowers in various colors of pink, yellow, orange and cream with dark green leaves of jade, cloisonné planter base with scholar motif design. Good condition.

Republic Period

23"H x 18" Diameter for each
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1950 item #1427868
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Lovely mustard yellow body and black peking glass container with Shou symbol of good fortune and happiness and five bats encircling the edge of the lid. Well carved and with Chinese reign mark on the base's incised bottom.

Age: Late Republic Period Size: 4.5" Diameter, 2" High
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1427867
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Interesting Bronze Buddha seated on lotus throne with wheel of dharma and two male stag deer in attendance below him. The two male deer are Nigrodha and Sakha, part of a specially poignant Jataka Tale helpful with the teaching of the first sermon at the Deer Park in Sarnath. Helpful with the teaching of the eightfold path to escape and end suffering.

Size: 11.5"H

Age: First Quarter 20th Century
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1426642
Zentner Collection
$850.00
Antique Korean single section bedside chest, with book matched front panels of hardwood burl. Stylized Mandarin duck decorative bronze medallions with hinged side by side doors open to an expansive storage area. On original wooden stand.

Dimensions: 31.5" Wide x 27" High x 14" Deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1930 item #1426637
Zentner Collection
$950.00
A Japanese ranma (transom) with a Hinoki (Cypress) frame and an Akita Sugi (Akita Cryptomeria) wood hand carved bamboo and plum blossom theme in a highly detailed three dimensional relief. Most likely mounted in a wealthy Japanese home or a fancy Ryokan (country inn). Its main theme is a majestic Plum Blossom tree (known as Bai) accented with Bamboo (Chiku). The ranma was often mounted above the Fusuma sliding doors between rooms to allow the air to circulate freely...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1930 item #1425573
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Amazing MIng white nephrite jade with vein highlights two compartments with ruyi shapes coupe with two chilong and phoenix encircling base.

Size: 7.5" Long 6.25" Wide 2.25" High

Caplan Collection, LA inventory tag
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1930 item #1425496
Zentner Collection
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Beautiful Chinese green jade covered container with tao tie design on wooden stand, with censor shaped form.

9" High x 6" wide x 3" deep

Republic Period
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #1425201
Zentner Collection
$1,200.00
Chinese scroll painting of a beautiful maiden. She stands in a loosely draped salmon colored gown with red chording, a transparent shawl around her bare shoulders. Atop her head is a bright pink peony flower. At her feet, is an exuberance of wide leaves, the over all appearance is that she is part of the blossoming plant. Dramatic calligraphy dominates the left hand side of the painting. Signed by Wu Fan...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1950 item #1424518
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Hand carved celadon green jadeite brush pot, bǐtǒng with incised and bas relief design of blossoming branches and on stump-like incised lines on bottom. Some lighter inclusions to body. Overall very good condition.
A brush pot (Chinese: 笔筒; pinyin: bǐtǒng) is a container for holding the brushes used by scribes for Chinese calligraphy. These are typically carved from bamboo or jade with ornate motifs symbolizing concepts such as longevity...