Antique Chinese bronze dragon's head. Most likely this dragon was part of a very large bronze piece and acted as a handle or finial. Wide, toothy mouth and single horn. Mounted on custom metal stand.
Age: 19th century
Dimensions (including stand): 9" high x 9" long x 4" wide
Chinese Lime Green Glaze Porcelain Vase
Chinese baluster vase. Made of porcelain with a bright lime-green crackle glaze. White glaze rim and underside. A blue 6 character mark on the bottom.
Age: 20th century
Dimensions: 14 1/2" high x 7 1/4" wide
Chinese Large Lime Green Glaze Porcelain Vase
Chinese large, round porcelain vase with high neck. Made of porcelain with a bright lime-green crackle glaze. White glaze rim and underside. A blue 6 character mark on the bottom.
Age: 20th century
Dimensions: 16 3/4" high x 11" wide
Chinese Antique Pair of Wooden Fu-lions (Shi)
Antique pair of Chinese Shi (fu-lions). Carved of wood and lacquered red. These traditional guardians were placed on either side of an important door to guard against dangerous spiritual elements and people. They are male (with his paw on a ball) and female (with a cub).
Age: early 20th century
Dimensions: 18 1/4: high x 18" wide x 14" deep. And 18 3/4" high x 19" wide x 15" deep.
Pair of Chinese Antique Cloisonne Deer
Antique Chinese pair of recumbent deer. Made of copper and cloisonné of multiple colored enamel. Each deer has a round opening and lid on it's back. They sit with hooves folded under and heads looking back over shoulders. Minor losses.
Age: 19th century
Dimensions: 8 3/4" high x 12" long x 4 1/2" wide (each)
Antique Chinese Dramatic Stand Root Burl Wood
A Chinese antique stand made of a root burl hardwood. The dramatic twists and turns of this gnarled wood adds visual movement and depth to any treasure to be showcased on its platform.
Age: Early Republic Period
Dimensions: 31 1/2" Wide by 39" High by 27" Deep
Chinese Antique Puppet of an Opera Figure
Antique Chinese marionette puppet depicting an opera character. This nobleman is dressed a red silk robe embroidered with a golden dragon and raised lotus. A Shou (longevity symbol) is embroidered in gold on his chest. He stands on tall carved wooden shoes and has long white silk sleeves. With custom metal stand.
Age: Qing Dynasty (circa 1900)
Dimensions: 19 1/4" high (on stand) x 9" wide x 8" deep
Chinese Antique Celadon Bowl, Song Dynasty
Antique Chinese celadon bowl. The rim is flared and accented with incised concentric rings which repeat several times closer to the center of the bowl. The widest band and the reserve at the bottom of the bowl are incised with subtle designs possibly floral. The outside of the bowl is thickly glazed with lovely drips and overall crackle. The foot has been left unglazed.
Age: Song Dynasty (960–1279)
Dimensions: 10 1/2" wide x 3 1/4" high
Chinese Antique Porcelain Snuff Bottle with Iron-Red and Blue Dragon
Antique Chinese porcelain snuff bottle with cylindrical form, decorated with a scene of a water dragon in waves. Intricate and fine line details and expressive movement in the dragon and in the watery background. The dragon is painted in iron-red glaze and the waves in blue. The tall, white glazed neck is topped with a small jade lid. The long spoon is made of bone.
Age: Qing Dynasty (circa 1800's)
Dimensions: 2 3/4" high x 5/8" wide
Chinese Antique Porcelain Snuff Bottle with Herons and Lotus
Antique Chinese snuff bottle made of porcelain and decorated on four sides. Two sides are painted with enamel glaze scenes of white herons and lotus blossoms. The other two sides have large raised cartouches painted with red and green. The lid is made of pale green jade and has a long spoon made of bone.