Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
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Antique Tibetan Traveling Trunk Hand Painted Leather Over Wood
An antique Tibetan traveling trunk made of hand hewn Pine wood. Leather was stretched over the wood and hand painted in polychrome lacquer. There are arrow shaped hard mounts, butterfly appliqué mounts on the corners and Dorje accents. The central panel features an offering tray of Hoju (sacred jewels). Stylized Peonies decorate the trunk and the main colors used were analogous primary hues. The cover of the top features a green water dragon.

Age: 19th Century

Dimensions:... Click for details
item #1440309
Chinese Antique Gilt Copper Repoussé Box with Jade
Antique Chinese gilt copper repoussé box with hinged lid. Decorated all over with finely detailed designs of birds in blossoming branches. A phoenix adorns the front and back of the box and white jade carved in the form of three fruits (probably peaches) decorates the lid.

Age: 19th century

Dimensions: 2" high (2 1/4" high including jade) x 4 1/8" long x 3 1/8" wide
item #1437771
Antique Chinese Country Stool Elm 18th C
An antique Chinese country stool made of solid Elm. It has acquired an age old patina as well as character marks and usage wear from its years of functional use. Constructed using through mortise and tenon joinery that are revealed at the base support frame.

Age: 18th Century

Dimensions: 17 1/2" Wide by 21" High by 12 3/4" Deep
item #1437760
Chinese Antique Pair of Large Porcelain Joss Incense Holders
Antique Chinese pair of large joss stick incense holders. Made of porcelain in bell form. Decorated with painted designs of dragons, lingzhi and scrolling vines in red-orange overglaze standing out against a dramatic black ground. Each joss holder has four large dragon medallions, two on the top portion and two on the bottom. Around them is painted a variety of scrolling foliage. The interior rim of the upper portion is painted with a pattern of lingzhi mushrooms.

Age: Qing... Click for details
item #1437639
Chinese Antique Blue Peking Glass Water Coupe
Antique Chinese blue Peking glass water coupe. Small and round in form with a highly raised design of a chimera with the head of a bird. Incised Yongzheng mark on the bottom.

Age: Early 20th century

Dimensions: 2" high x 2 1/2" wide
item #1437583
Chinese Antique Pair of Square Form Famille Noir Porcelain Vases
Antique Chinese pair of Famille Noir porcelain vases. Tapered square form body. Each side decorated with a different scene of birds, gnarled rock formations and flowers from lotus to chrysanthemums. Glazes in greens, yellows, blues, and pinks against a black ground. Kangxi 6 character mark in Kaishu on the bottom.

Age: Qing Dynasty

Dimensions: 18 1/2" high x 5 1/2" x 5 1/2" wide
item #1437580
Antique Chinese Solid Elm Skinny Bench 19th Century
An antique Chinese skinny bench made entirely of Elm wood. Having acquired an antique patina over the years of weathering and loving use, it is sturdy and ready for its next century of function.

Contemporary uses include placement at the end of a bed, behind a sofa or in an entryway for ease of removing ones shoes before entering a home.

Age: 19th Century

Dimensions: 64 1/4" Wide by 20 1/2" High by 13" Deep
item #1437143
Antique Chinese Chest 2 Drawer 2 Door 19th C Hardwood
An antique Chinese chest made of hardwood and featuring 2 side by side drawers with removable 2 doors and separator. Used as a side table, it has spacious storage space behind the doors. Original metal hardware.

Age: 19th Century

Dimensions: 37" Wide by 32 1/2" High by 16 3/4" Deep
item #1436803
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Antique Chinese Orange Lacquer Beijing Chest 19th C 2 Drawer 2 Doors
An antique Chinese orange lacquer two drawer chest with hinged doors made of a hardwood. The doors and the center separator are all removable. It would make a wonderful room accent piece and function to provide a substantial storage space.

Age: 19th Century

Dimensions: 38 3/4" Wide by 33 1/2" High by 16" Deep
item #1436795
Antique Chinese Side Table with Two Drawers 19th C Hardwood
An antique Chinese side table with two drawers. Made from a hardwood, the red with hints of a black lacquer undercoat finish is reminiscent of Japanese Negoro lacquer.

It would make a beautiful altar stand or a useful side stand.

Age: 19th Century

Dimensions: 35 1/4" Wide by 35 3/4" High by 15" Deep
item #1436793
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