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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1920 item #1408041
Zentner Collection
$1,200.00
Antique Chinese snuff bottle made of mottled yellow glass with green stopper. Squarish body with rounded shoulders and thin carved oval shaped foot. Green Agate stopper with crazed surface.

Provanonce: Howard Capland Collection

Republic Period (early 20th century)

Dimensions: 2" (total height)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1920 item #1407681
Zentner Collection
$700.00
A celadon colored Chinese Peking Glass wine cup. It is molded glass, cut/grinded with a short carved foot. Chinese glass was largely used to imitate more precious materials such as white jade, lapis lazuli and other valuable minerals.

Republic Period (early 1900's)

Dimensions: 2 1/2" high x 3 1/4" diameter
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1900 item #1405818
Zentner Collection
$850.00
A lustrous monochromatic powder blue Peking Glass bowl with a carved short foot. Chinese Overlay Carved Glass, also known as Peking Glass (Tao Liao Ping in Chinese), is a traditional form of art that starts with a one-color glass base, dipped into contrasting colored glass one layer at a time. The artist then carves away portions of the overlaid glass to reveal layers of other colors underneath, following certain designs. It is a lengthy and tedious process that is time consuming and labor inte...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1900 item #1405817
Zentner Collection
$350.00
An antique aubergine Peking Glass wine cup. It is molded glass, cut/grinded with a short carved foot. Chinese glass was largely used to imitate more precious materials such as white jade, Lapis Lazuli and other valuable minerals.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1405774
Zentner Collection
$650.00
An antique luminous white Chinese Peking Glass wine cup. It is molded glass, cut/grinded with a short carved foot. Chinese glass was largely used to imitate more precious materials such as white jade, lapis lazuli and other valuable minerals.

Date: early 1900's

Dimensions: 3.5" diameter X 2.75" high
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1900 item #1405773
Zentner Collection
$950.00
A lustrous emerald green Chinese Peking Glass brush bowl. It is molded glass with a rounded base. Chinese glass was largely used to imitate more precious materials such as white jade, Lapis Lazuli and other valuable minerals.

Date: early 1900's

Dimensions: 3.5" diameter X 2"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1900 item #1405758
Zentner Collection
$750.00
A precious antique pale pink Peking Glass wine cup. It is molded glass, cut/grinded with a short carved foot. Chinese glass was largely used to imitate more precious materials such as white jade, Lapis Lazuli and other valuable minerals.

Date: early 19th C

Dimensions: 1.73" X 2.5" diameter
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1920 item #1405561
Zentner Collection
$650.00
A perfect Persian turquoise Chinese Peking Glass wine cup. it is molded glass, cut/grinded with a short carved foot. Chinese glass was largely used to imitate more precious materials such as white jade, lapis lazuli and other valuable minerals.

Date: early 1900's

Dimensions: 3.5" in diameter X 2.5" high
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1910 item #1404691
Zentner Collection
$3,600.00
An elegant pair of amber gold flecked Chinese Peking Glass vases. The 8 sided, octagonal vases have a long neck and recessed base.

Date: early 1900's

Dimensions: 8" X 4"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1910 item #1404616
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Chinese monochrome yellow Peking Glass brush pot. Historically, many pieces of Peking glass were made with yellow glass (dubbed "Imperial Yellow") due to the colors' strong association with the Qing Imperial clan of Aisin Gioro. The glass was commonly used in vases and brush pots where it was used to imitate the harder to work jade and other precious stones.

Dimensions: 5.75" X 3.25" diameter

Date:Republic c 1900
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1403546
Zentner Collection
Price on Request
Antique Japanese rare plique-a-jour cloisonne vase. This is a very early plique and in perferct condition. Intricate enamel design of a blossoming tree and a blue bird flying through a light blue sky with little clouds. The design is made with fine silver wire and enamel. Plique-a-jour is made when the inside metal armature has been etched away until the enamel is held in place by the wires only. The effect is a beautiful jewel-like translucency. The rim and bottom of the vase are also silver...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1402674
Zentner Collection
$4,500.00
Antique Sino-Tibetan cloisonne enamel bronze container in the form of a kapala or skull cup. The lid has a four prong vajra finial, and is decorated with intricate enamel design of floral scrolls, lotuses, waves, and four points around the vajra finial. The container's interior is done in red enamel, and the base is done in white enamel with a red cranial fissure line to emulate a skull. With carved wooden base.

19th Century

Provenance: From the Ashby Collection
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1900 item #1402602
Zentner Collection
SOLD
Chinese Peking Glass octagonal faceted turquoise vase from a San Francisco Collection.

Dates 19th/early 20th century

Dimensions: 7.75" X 4"

Peking glass originated in 18th century China during the rule of the Qing Dynasty. While China had long been a major producer of glassware, the introduction of European technologies to Asia in the 17th century caused a shift in the styles of Chinese glass makers. The principle couriers of these technologies were Jesuit missi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1402198
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Chinese peking glass vase made from layers of white and red colored glass, where the red glass is carved away to create relief imagery of blossoming flowers on branches and a dragonfly buzzing overhead.

Dates 20th cventury Dimensions: 4 1/2" W x 9" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1401507
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Chinese large monochrome peking glass bowl in a pale green color similar to jadeite. The rim flares out slightly from the flattened circular body, and stands on a short foot with recessed middle. With carved wood base.

Peking glass originated in 18th century China during the rule of the Qing Dynasty. While China had long been a major producer of glassware, the introduction of European technologies to Asia in the 17th century caused a shift in the styles of Chinese glass makers. Th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1401204
Zentner Collection
$1,900.00
Chinese two color peking glass vase with white under red glass, the sides are faceted with honeycomb like pattern of white glass visible through the top layer of red glass. The mouth of the vase is dramatically flared with red rim.

Dimensions: 3 1/2" x 9"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1401074
Zentner Collection
$975.00
Chinese Peking Glass snuff bottle with the image of the Eight Immortals in various poses displaying their different attributes. He Xiangu holding her lotus flower, Cao Guojiu with his jade tablet, Li Tieguai with his iron crutch and medicine gourd, Lan Caihe with his basket of fruits, Lu Dongbin the scholar with a sword on his back that dispels evil spirits, Zhang Guolao with his long beard and fish drum, Han Xiangzi seen flying on the back of a crane and playing his flute, and Zhongli Quan wi...