Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
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Antique Chinese Bronze Pot with Carved Bone Handle
Antique bronze pot with a flared back used for heating surfaces, with small raised diamond patterns and large oriental designs on its front and sides. It has a handle topped with skillfully carved bone in the shape of a court official with a long beard, which he twirls in his fingers. He wears long robes topped with heavy armor and a helmet. 17th/18th century Size: 2" height, 9.5" length, 4.5" width
item #1254960
Japanese Antique Iron Tetsubin
Japanese antique case iron tetsubin (iron pot for heating water for tea), beautiful subtle round form, bronze handle and lid, copper finial on lid with leaf motif. Size: 9" high (5" high not including handle) x 7" wide including spout.
item #1254955
Chinese Porcelain Dragon Bowl with Lid
Chinese porcelain rice bowl with a matching footed lid, decorated with red snarling dragons, surrounded by pink and blue puffs of smoke and red embers. The lid's top has pink flowers with pretty twisting vines, and around the bottom of the bowl is a blue-green wave pattern. The lid and bowl have marks that read "Da Qing Guangxu Nian Zhi" (1875-1908). 19th/early 20th century Size: 3.5" height, 6" width
item #1254940
Chinese Porcelain Cup Holder with Wave Edges
Chinese porcelain cup holder with a forest green design, which has a very pretty iridescence when held in the light and wavy edges with a gold lining. Flipped upside, there are lotuses, peonies, and other flowers in pinks and blues. 19th Century Size: 1.25" height, 4.75" width
item #1254863
Antique Chinese Pair of Porcelain Tea Cups
Set of two (2) Chinese porcelain tea cups decorated with blue linear designs and flowers in shades of red, blue, and greenish yellow with long stems and pretty green leaves. The inside bottom of each cup has an orange flower between two yellow flowers within a blue ring. Mark on bottom reads "Da Qing Qianlong Nian Zhi" or "Great Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period, Made". Size: 1.5" height, 3" width
item #1254859
Antique Chinese Flambe Porcelain Vase
Chinese porcelain vase with a glaze known as flambe, a red glaze vase with blue underglaze flecks and a brownish yellow glaze around the mouth and bottom, as well as where the neck and body meet. It has a light blue glaze inside. Early 20th Century Size: 6" height, 3.25" width
item #1254858
Chinese Blanc De Chine Porcelain Quan Yin
Chinese blanc de chine porcelain statue of Quan Yin, the Buddhist bodhisattva associated with compassion. Her name is short for Guanshiyin, meaning "Observing the Cries of the World." She stands upon strong, rolling winds and holds a lotus flower in her left hand. The statue is hollow and is pierced through her ears, eyes, and nostrils. Early 20th Century Size: 12" height, 4.5" width
item #1254856
Antique Burmese Religious Paintings of Buddha
Burmese painting done on a large, cloth canvas, likely depicting the Jataka tales, or stories of Buddha, with nine separate panels, each depicting a different tale of Buddha's previous lives. The very center painting shows Buddha sitting in a lotus position with two attendants at his sides, their hands clasped in prayer to him, and it is the only panel that does not have any Burmese script in white paint. The surrounding panels show what appears to be Buddha in human form, carrying weapons and... Click for details
item #1254843
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Antique Japanese Six-Panel Screen of Kyoto Region
Japanese six-panel Tosa school screen with breathtaking paintings of the Kyoto region. Scenes of Yasaka Shrine, Tenryu-ji, Kiyomizu-dera, and Toji are depicted. It has gilded clouds that are separating and partially obscuring the many different scenes and activities. The paintings are so detailed and vibrant and truly capture how bustling life would have been in Kyoto. It is edged in blue woven fabric with green and gold dragons and flowers. Meiji period (1867-1912) . Estate of Horn. Size:... Click for details
item #1254572
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Antique Chinese Porcelain Ox-Blood Vase
Beautiful ox-blood glaze porcelain vase, with flecks of light green and areas of a deeper red. It fades to a white crackle glaze near the top of the neck. Mark on bottom reads Da Qing Qianlong Nian Zhi - "Great Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period, Made". Size: 7" height, 4.75" width
item #1254571
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