Gorgeous Chinese coat made all of silk with silk embroidered design of blue and white peonies, chrysanthemums and butterflies on an orange silk ground, pattern of waves and rocks along hem, sleeves of white silk embroidered with more flowers and butterflies, forbidden stitch (see detail photo), ribbon applique on sleeves and neck, lined in light blue silk, minor spots and fraying on sleeves, c. 1900.
Size: 44 1/2" high x 56" wide
Antique Chinese Low Cabinet with Three Drawers
Antique Chinese buffet cabinet with three drawers along top, beautiful brass hardware, medium brown finish.
Size: 33 1/4" high x 42" wide x 17 3/4" deep.
Fantastic Chinese Tang Dynasty Tomb Pottery Camel
Wonderful Chinese tomb pottery figure of a camel, molded gray clay with multi colored Sanghai glaze, wonderful lines and stance, Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 907). Has Oxford TLT Test papers.
Size: 14 3/4" high x 12" wide x 4" deep.
Japanese Silk and Gold Embroidery, Meiji Period
Exquisite Japanese silk and gold embroidery depicting two cockerels and peonies; this Meiji Period masterpiece is hand embroidered; the gold thread is 24-karat gold hand-hammered onto the thread. Circa 1860's. 67-1/2" high, 44-3/4" wide.
Price on Request
Original Antique Mongolian Alter Shrine
Large hand carved natural wood Mongolian alter shrine. 5 drawers used for storage and 3 open compartments for displaying prominent religious pieces. The bottom has one small opening door and two "secret" hidden sliding panels on either side. Beautiful natural rustic look and feel..
Early 19th Century
Size: 48 3/4" high x 91" wide x 11" deep.
Rare and Beautiful Japanese Antique Sado Island Tansu
Gorgeous Rare Japanese single section isho tansu (clothing chest) from Sado Island, made of kiri (paulownia) wood with translucent reddish orange lacquer finish, fantastic iron hardware including large and elaborate lockplates featuring phoenixes, safe door open to two small drawers, Meiji Period (circa late 1800's). Size: 44 1/2" high x 45 1/2" wide x 17 3/4" deep.
Antique Chinese Low Table, Elm Wood
Chinese square table made of jumu (elm) wood, great traditional style, 19th century.
Size: 25 3/4" high x 32 3/4" wide x 32 3/4" wide
Chinese Hexagonal Table, Republic Period
Tall Chinese hexagonal table with marble top. Republic Period (circa 1920).
32 1/2" high x 14 1/2" wide x 14 1/2" deep.
Antique Japanese Rare Karuma Tansu (wheeled chest)
Rare and beautiful Japanese Karuma tansu (storage chest on wheels), made of keyaki (elm) wood with original finish, iron hardware, interior has shelf and
three small safe drawers, Edo Period (early 19th century).
Size: 50" high x 47" wide x 23 1/2" deep.
Exhibited: "Moving Cabinetry: Tansu from The Zentner Collection", Palo Alto Art Center, 2005.
Japanese Bronze Maiden, Meiji Period
Japanese bronze statute of a peasant maiden. Signed Hidemitsu. Meiji Period. Height 30-1/2"; diameter of base 9-1/4".