Antique Chinese desk made from sought-after huanghuali wood, with a gorgeous, shining finish and two locking front drawers. Its back and side panels feature elegant, spiraling carvings. Circa 1900.
Size: 19" height, 36" width, 12" depth
Price on Request
Antique Chinese hardwood with Burl low Table
Wonderful Chinese hardwood table with stunning Burl wood. Well rounded legs that have detailed carving of flowers on each of the four sides. Heavy and solid in weight. Very well carved with deep radiant finish.
Early 20th Century
Dimensions: 12 1/4" High X 36" Wide X 17 1/2" Deep
Chinese Unusual Cinnabar and Hardwood Screen
Gorgeous Chinese six panel Cinnabar screen with hardwood frame. Very detailed cinnabar carving with 30 separate scenes carved into the cinnabar. Very heavy and solid. Overall good condition with some losses.
Dimensions: 68" High X 75" Wide
Antique Japanese Cha Tansu
Antique Japanese cha tansu (tea storage chest) with a lovely red/brown lacquered burl front with a gorgeous shine, and a warm honey-tone lacquered top and interior. It has many sliding door panels with plenty of storage space and shelving within, and five exterior drawers with interesting V-shaped handles.
Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Size: 47.75" height, 33" width, 13.75" depth
Antique Chinese Hardwood Low Table
Antique Chinese hardwood (possibly Huanghuali wood) low table. Nice carvings seen on the underside of the piece. Three pull out drawers. Wonderful finish.
Dimensions: 12" High X 36 3/4" Long X 12" Deep
Antique Japanese wood lacquered Shop Signs
Antique Japanese pair of lacquered shop signs. Beautiful lacquer with gold characters. Translated: "Taishoseimeihoken Stock Agency." Very stunning pieces. Brass hardware located at the top for mounting. Date from the early 20th century.
May Be Sold Separately or as a Pair.
Dimensions: 35" High X 5 1/2" Wide X 3/4" Deep
Antique Japanese Tall Merchant Box
Antique Japanese gyosho bako, or merchant's chest, in a tall and slender style with many drawers. It is made of kiri (paulownia) wood with a dark brown lacquer. The drawers bear an emblem faded from age, perhaps once used to label the contents inside. The very bottom drawer has an iron locking plate. Edo age (1615-1867).
Exhibited in Palo Alto Cultural Center.
Size: 36" height, 11" width, 14" depth
Antique Japanese Ikebana (flower basket)
Antique Japanese Ikebana bamboo flower basket. Wonderful natural flowing design. Overall in wonderful condition. Great original deep glowing finish.
Meiji Period (1868 - 1912)
Dimensions: 15 1/2" High X 15" Long X 9" Deep
Pair Antique Japanese Bronze Bamboo style Candle stick Holders
Pair of Antique Japanese Bronze candle stick holders. Elegant ribbed candle sticks with carved bamboo stem. Well made and sturdy.
Meiji Period (1868 - 1912)
Dimensions: 26" High X 10" wide (base)
Japanese Oribe Pottery leaf Tray
Japanese Oribe pottery natural leaf tray. Beautiful colors and natural flowing design. Overall in good condition with one small loss (shown in picture).
Dimensions: 19" Long X 10" Wide X 2 1/2" High