Antique Chinese carved jade toggle in the form of a pea pod, carved of very pale green almost white jade with a hint of orange rind. Republic Period.
Size: 3 1/2" long
Chinese Antique Polychrome Ceramic Pair of Qilin
Pair of Qilin, a Chinese mythical beast sometimes associated with giraffes or Camelopard. Polychrome glaze on clay, with fine detailing. Bottom of the pair contains a seal reading: Qianlong Nianzhi which would be from the mid to late 18th century. However in reality the piece was made during the 19th century. Size: Length: 4" Width: 2.5" Height:10.25".
Antique Bronze Covered Hibachi by Soho Sunosuke
Bronze covered hibachi by Soho Sunosuke. Bronze lid with image of Chinese lions and peonies surrounded with a karakusa or scroll vine pattern openwork border on the side. The body of the hibachi contain metalwork still lives of herons, mandarin ducks, quails, and pheasants. Bottom of the hibachi contains the signature of Soho Sunosuke. Signature reading: Soho. Size: Length" 10.5" Width: 10.5" Height: 8.5"
Japanese Antique Damascene Abumi Stirrup
Antique Japanese single iron stirrup with scrolling vine or karakusa with chrysanthemum and plum pattern gilt damascene inlay on iron and mother of pearl or aogai decoration in the interior. Age: Mid-Edo period 18th century. Size: Length: 10" Width:5.2" Height: 10.5".
Rare Japanese Antique Kiri Choba from Mikuni Area
Antique Japanese choba tansu (merchant's chest), made of kiri (paulownia) wood, iron hardware, from the Mikuni area of Japan, Meiji Period, (1868-1912).
Size: 41" high x 36" wide x 16 3/5" deep.
Chinese Antique Beautiful Cloisonne Clock
Antique Chinese cloisonne clock, made of bronze and inset all over with beautiful cloisonne, oval shape base and top, stands on 6 feet, surrounded with 10 cloisonne columns (5 on each side), original glass doors on front and back, clock face painted with tiny flower garlands, glass door in back reveals pendulum and mechanism which still seems to function smoothly, c. 1900.
Size: 18 1/2" high x 13" wide x 6" deep.
Chinese Cloisonne Clock with Painted Figures
Chinese clock made of brass with cloisonne, six cloisonne columns, on the front behind glass is the clock face and a small oval shaped painting of a country scene with a lake and mountains with trees in the foreground, on either side of the clock are painted grecian style figures, a small oval plaque on the back is stamped with "Made in People's Republic of China", size 12" high.
Size: 11 1/2" high x 8 3/4" wide x 4 1/2" deep.
Japanese Rare Silver Articulated Dragon, Myochin School
Wonderful rare Japanese fully articulated dragon, made of silver with gold eyes, Myochin School, underside of his signed Myochin, comes with black lacquer stand, Meiji/Taisho Period. minor repair work (some pins have been replaced).
Size of dragon: 31" long x 10" high
Chinese set of 14 Snuff Bottles of Ming Emperors
Set of 14 Chinese Republic Period snuff bottles made of clear glass, each meticulously reverse painted with one of the 16 emperors of the the Ming Dynasty, the reverse of each snuff bottle is painted with the emperor's corresponding empress. Stoppers are all slightly different, made of agate with tiny bone spoons. Emperors represented: Zhu Yuanzhang (Emperor Hongwu), Zhu Yunwen (Emperor Jianwen), Zhu Gaochi (Emperor Hongxi), Zhu Zhanji (Emperor Xuande), Zhu Qizhen (Emperor Zhengtong), Zhu... Click for details
Chinese Dark Green Jade Horse and Carved Wood Base
Chinese carving of a recumbent horse with head over his shoulder, beautifully carved of very dark green jade, sitting on wooden base also carved to look like a rock. Mid 20th century.
Total size with stand: 5 1/2" high x 7" long x 4" deep
Size of horse only: 3 3/4" high x 6" long x 2 1/2" deep