Chinese ring with green jadeite oval shaped cabochon, mounted on a 14K good ring (with gold mark), the jadeite is encircled in a ring of leaves and raised up with an open back to maximize the light shining through stone.
Size: 1.7cm x 1cm
Antique Nepalese Clay Buddha Triangle
Antique Nepalese Buddhist clay triangle with 10 small seated buddhas, coated in a red and gold lacquer.
Size: 3.25" height, 2.5" width, .75" thick
Antique Chinese Carving of Ancestor
Antique Chinese hardwood ancestral carving of a seated scholar. He wears a gilt robed with elaborately carved designs and jewel accents, and highlights of red, green, and blue pigment. His face sports real hair, and he holds a hair ink brush in his hand. Very charming.
Size: 10" height, 5" width, 4.25" depth
Antique Japanese Samurai Jingasa
Antique Japanese jingasa, a special protective hat worn by samurai. It is covered in a special lacquer called "tatake nuri" and is decorated with a star shaped like blades, and delicate carvings around the finial. The underside is lacquered in red with old cloth and string. Edo period (1615-1868)
Size: 2.75" height, 16.5" diameter
Japanese Antique Jingasa Lacquer Samurai Riding Helmet
Antique Japanese black lacquer jingasa (samurai helmet), gold lacquer Maeda mon (crest), the edges are also lacquered gold, red lacquer on the underside, metal chrysanthemum form finial on top, Meiji Period.
Size: 14" long
Japanese Kimono with Embroidered Birds and Flowers
Japanese vintage kimono made of navy blue silk with embroidery of chrysanthemums on long vines down the front, and branches with cherry blossoms on the sleeves. The backside has a large, beautiful bunch of embroidered chrysanthemums and cherry blossoms cascading down with two small birds in flight. The collar is lined with a charming fabric of dragons, flowers, and oriental designs.
Size: 53.5" height, 47.5" width
Chinese Jadeite Gourd Shaped Pendant with Squirrel
Chinese jadeite pendant carved in the shape of a gourd on vine with smaller gourd on one side, a squirrel runs up the other side, made of lovely green jadeite with 18K white gold setting.
Size of jadeite: 4.6 x 2 x 0.9 cm
Chinese Jadeite Pendant with Dragon and 18K White Gold
Beautiful Chinese jadeite pendant, carved with a dragon on one side of front and back, mounted with a white gold setting marked 18K, the jadeite is a striking mottled light green, emerald green with subtle orange-yellow area on one edge.
Size of jadeite: 2.8 x 4.3 x 0.4 cm
Chinese Zitan Ruyi Scepter
A Chinese ruyi scepter carved from beautiful zitan wood, a symbol of good fortune used in Buddhist ceremonies. "Ruyi" directly translates into "as you wish". It has been ornately carved with lingzhi mushrooms on the head and running down the curved handle, which ends in a gnarled root form. High quality carve work. Beautiful distinctive grain of zitan wood.
Size: 14.5" length, 3.5" width
Japanese Pair of Bronze Vases w/ Scene of Birds
A beautiful exceptional pair of Japanese bronze vases, wonderfully cast with trumpet shaped necks and receded panels around the main body.
Shakudō (赤銅) is a billon of gold and copper (typically 4–10% gold, 96–90% copper) which can be treated to form an indigo/black patina resembling lacquer.
Bordered design with gilt designs of leaves. Gilt imagery of wild birds among crossing branches, reeds, chrysanthemums in bloom, and a bundle of hay decorate either vase. Accents... Click for details