A detailed antique Japanese usubata flower vase. The vase contains a raised figure of phoenix flying and the entire vase contains carvings of paulownia flowers. The vase comes with an old box with an inscription on the top stating what the contents is and on the underside, the vases was acquired in December of 1893. Size: Diameter: 10.75" Height: 9"
Antique Japanese Kwan Yin Figure Rengetsu Studio
A subtle bisque figure of Kwan Yin done by the Rengetsu studio. A seal and signature is found on the back of the statue. Statue comes with a box with the inscription stating: Byakue Kannon (white robed Kwan yin) Rengetsu zo ( Produced by Rengetsu) Age: Late 19th century -early 20th century. Size: Height: 8.75" Length: 6.75" Width: 4.8"
Antique Japanese Usubata Flower Vase
A splendid antique Japanese usubata or flower vase used in ikebana. The surface of the piece is covered with a red coating to mimic cinnabar lacquer. The images of pheasants and peacocks surround the body of the vase. The sides are elephants and the legs are formed from a mythical beast. Age: Meiji Period (1868-1912) Size: Diameter 13" Height: 11.25"
Japanese Antique Iron Tetsubin with Shells
Antique Japanese cast iron tetsubin (tea kettle), cast with wonderful design of shells on each side, beautiful shape with tall handle and iron lid, Meiji Period.
Size: 11" high
Chinese Antique Large Rustic Jumu Wood Table
An original Chinese large antique table, beautiful rustic heavy jumu (elm) wood with beautiful raised grain, traces of original dark lacquer finish. All constructed by hand milled from a single tree.
Ming Period (17th century)
Size: 34" high x 80" long x 28 1/2" deep.
Pair of Antique Japanese Shokudai Candle Holders
Antique Japanese pair of gilt copper candle holders (shokudai) engraved with Kodaiji style pattern on the base and the bottom of the holder. The Kodaiji pattern contains repeating pattern of chrysanthemums and paulownia flowers. The pattern originates from the noted temple on the eastern hills of Kyoto which the name is derived from. Age: Edo Period 17th/18th century. Size: Height: 24.5", Diameter: 9.5"
Japanese Bronze Vase with butterflies by Harunobu
Vintage bronze vase with patterns of butterflies made by an artist named, Nobuharu. The piece contains an inscription dating to March of 1953 where students from Tojo Photo Studio gave the vase to their teacher in celebrating the 40th anniversary of their studio. Age: Late Showa era (1953) Size: Diameter: 13.5" Height: 10.5"
Chinese Antique Jumu Wood Cabinet from Shanxi Area
Antique Chinese cabinet, made of heavy pieces of jumu (elm) wood with beautiful and dramatic grain, one shelf on inside, bottom is open for storage, from the Shanxi area, 19th century.
Size: 70 3/4" high x 35 1/2" wide (31 1/2" in the middle) x 22 1/2" deep.
Chinese Contemporary Tall Glass Cabinet
Chinese tall display cabinet with glass doors, each door has carved lattice work behind glass panels, interior has 3 shelves (4 shelves if you include the bottom), exterior has 2 drawers below the cabinet doors, Contemporary.
Size: 78 3/4" high x 35 1/2" wide (34" wide in middle) x 15 3/4" deep (14 1/4" deep in middle)
Chinese Low Huanghuali Table
Chinese low rectangular table, reconstructed of 17th century huanghuali wood, beautiful grain, underside still with original finish.
Size: 18 1/4" high x 37 3/4" long x 23" wide