Wonderful Chinese Yixing teapot. A light red clay color, with simple and quaint design. Pot is smooth and round, and in beautiful condition. Small spout and looped handle. Impressed seal on bottom, as well as marked on bottom of lid. Teapot includes box.
Dimensions: 7.5" Long from handle to spout
Chinese Hardwood Horseshoe Back Chairs and Stand
Beautiful Chinese hardwood 3 piece set including two large horseshoe back arm chairs and a matching rectangular stand, carved with a pierced scrolling vine motif, the heavy golden hardwood has dramatic grain. Possibly Huanghuali hardwood
Size of each chair: 39 1/2" high x 29 1/4" wide x 27" deep.
Size of stand: 28 1/2" high x 15 3/4" long x 19 3/4" wide.
Antique Japanese Hand Mirror and Brush Pair
Darling Antique Japanese gilt metal pair of hand mirror and brush. Designed with picture of flowers in cloisonné on backs. Flowers are blue with white and yellow, on a black background. The set has matching handles, which display a butterfly fan, palms, and woman holding her mirror at the bottom.
Meiji Period: Circa 1910
Mirror- 9.5" Long X 3.5" Wide
Brush- 9" Long X 2.75" Wide
Antique Japanese Karasu Tengu Mask
Antique Japanese bird mask of Karasu Tengu. This mask represents the legendary creature represented in Japanese folklore, the demon fighters who trained Yoritomo his sword skills. The gold eyes painted on the mask denote the demon character. Back of mask shows artistic carving in the kiri wood, including embossed mark of maker Osaki Kotasu.
Late Edo early Meiji Period (circa 19th Century)
Dimensions: 6.75" Long, X 6" Wide
Antique Japanese Large Chrysanthemum Bronze Vase
Unusually large Japanese bronze vase. Slender middle, with large chrysanthemum flowers climbing and curling around center of vase. Vase has round bottom with tiered gourd shaped base on which flowers bloom. Beautiful detail and deep, even tone to bronze. Top of vase is lined with artistic geometrical pattern.
Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Dimensions: 29.75" High, 15.5" Width
Antique Chinese Song Dynasty Chingbai Bowl
Antique Chinese chingbai porcelain bowl, eggshell thin, very pale blue green glaze with crackle and incised wispy designs on the inside. Four sleeping boys can be seen within the design. It has a slightly flared rim and short foot with rough texture. Dates from the Song Dynasty (960-1279)
Size: 8.25" diameter, 2.75" height
Antique Japanese Carved Ranma/Transom
Antique Japanese carved wooden ranma (or transom) panel, carved with detail on back its front and back sides, of bamboo stalks with leaves and chrysanthemums. It has a black lacquered frame. Dates from the taisho period c 1920.
Size: 69.75" height, 13.5" width
Antique Japanese Unusual Small Bar Tansu
Rare Japanese small Tansu made with Keyaki wood with multible small drawers. A locking bar fastens vertically in front of tansu secures the drawers. Dated inscription on bottom reads year 1766, " Meiwa 3"
Edo Period: 1766
Dimensions: 16.5" Tall, 20" Wide, 12" Deep
Antique Japanese Large Square Kotatsu
Japanese Large Kotatsu made of Hinoke wood. Has a pleasant look, symmetrical and square in shape. Built solid with a light, clean wood grain. Unusual Size
Late Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Dimensions: 17" Tall X 31.5" Wide
Antique Chinese Daoist Sage, Peach and Bat Scroll
Antique Chinese Scroll made of ink and mineral colors on paper. Story illustrates Dung Fang Shuo, the daoist sage, and auspicious symbols carrying the peach of immortality, with the bat of longevity flying overhead. Two seals are displayed. First seal reading, "Li Guang Jin yin", second seal is the studio seal. Artist's name is Li, Guang Jin from the studio Fu Qing.
Circa late 19th Century
Dimensions: Overall Size: 78.5" High X 56.25" Wide