Antique Chinese snuff bottle made from jadeite, hand-carved with the image of a duck standing on the back of an old tortoise, with light to dark orange areas highlighted by the carvings.
Size: 3.25" H x 2" L x 1.5" D
Antique Chinese Carved Jade Pebble Snuff Bottle
Antique Chinese snuff bottle made from pale green jade with areas of orange and grey coloration, hand-carved with a fish spewing water from its mouth and a lotus pod, and a pink hard stone stopper.
Size: 2.75" H x 2" L x 1" D
Antique Japanese Geisha Doll
Antique Japanese Ningyo doll in light purple and pine silk robes lined in red silk, with pale gold obi, holding a Wisteria branch. She is made with real hair fashioned in traditional Geisha style and beautiful hand-painted facial features. The doll is on a black lacquered stand. Interesting and rare dollmaker's sticker on bottom of base. Meiji period (1868-1912)
Size: 14" H x 5.5" W
Japanese Bronze Suiban with Signature
Japanese oval shaped bronze suiban, or shallow dish to fill with small viewing stones called suiseki. The feet are shaped like spiraling smoke. Artist's signature is engraved underneath.
Size: 13.25" L x 8" W x 1.25" H
Chinese Jadeite Bangle with White, Green and Lavender
Chinese bangle made of beautiful thick jadeite. Predominately made of white jadeite but with a lovely band of lavender on one side and another band of dark and apple green on the other. Early 20th century.
Size: 3 1/2" diameter. Inside 2 3/8" diameter. Thickness of jadeite 5/8".
Antique Sanjabi Kurdish Chanteh Bag (Camel Bag)
Antique Kurdish chanteh bag (camel bag). Made of wool and woven in two connected panels. The front panel (facing out on the camel) is woven with star protection motifs and surrounded with a running hooked motif along the border. The back of the bag is woven in a stripe pattern. Circa 1900.
Size: 40" high x 29" wide
$600.00 Listed Price $1,200.00
Chinese Dragon Belt Hook of Three Color Jadeite
Chinese vintage belt hook carved in the form of a dragon's head curled to face a crouching chimera with scrolling vines in his jaws. On top of the chimera's back is a bat and coin representing good fortune. The jadeite is very beautiful in color and ranges from a pale, almost white starting at the head of the dragon and gradates to a bright orange color with a steak of bright green in the center.
Size: 5 1/4" long x 7/8" wide x 1 3/4" high
Chinese Scroll Painting of Koi Fish by Zhao Dao Ang
Beautiful Chinese scroll painting of three koi fish swimming underneath a patch of lotuses. Very bright coloration used with bold contrast. Vibrant natural colors. Great movement and fine attention to detail. Signature and chop of Zhao Dao Ang (1905-1998).
Size: (entire scroll) 41.5" L x 24" H (artwork only) 32.25" L x 19.5" H
$4,000.00 Listed Price $8,000.00
Antique Chinese Yixing Red Teapot with Lotus
Antique Chinese red yixing teapot with faint, hand-painted gilt images of court ladies walking through a garden and a gilt lotus on the lid. Early 20th century, signature of Long Shan Ming Sha underneath the foot.
Size: 3.25" H x 5" L x 3.5" W
$1,850.00 Listed Price $2,500.00
Unusual Japanese Two Piece Black Lacquer Gyosho Bako
Very unusual antique Japanese matching pair of black lacquer gyosho bako (peddler's boxes). Each has a full height door with eight brass hinges. One box opens to a large compartment. The other opens to a series of 5 drawers of different sizes. Each box has a square hole for a carrying pole.
This piece would have been used to carry and store a merchants livelihood. Selling objects or services carried out by the tools store inside. A Thick hardwood pole would join the two together... Click for details