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3.0 EASTERN ASIAN ORIENTAL ~ EXTRÈME ORIENT
  • Antique Japanese Nambu-Tekki Bokkusu Cast Iron Lacquer Box 南部 鉄器  Art Nouveau c1900 Japan Début XXéme

    Antique Japanese Nambu-Tekki Bokkusu Cast Iron Lacquer Box 南部 鉄器 Art Nouveau c1900 Japan Début XXéme

    Antique Japanese Nambu-Tekki Bokkusu Cast Iron Lacquer Box 南部 鉄器 Art Nouveau c1900 Japan Début XXéme An antique Japanese Nambu-Tekki Bokkusu, cast iron lacquer box with a lift off lid. Made from hand cast iron; 南部 鉄器 The lid has a quintessential Art Nouveau flower buds pattern, with a bud in each of the four corners, indications of a garden. In the center of the lid, as the lid "pull", is a tiny stylized cricket, for good luck. The Japanese art of Nambu-tekki (cast iron) began in the middle of the 17th century and continues today. The characteristic black color of this box is the result of a lacquer glaze called urushi which ages over time, oxidizing, and acquiring a beautiful patina. There is a thin surface coating of brown rust over all the surfaces of the box; our cameras make the box appear blacker than it is. The sides are canted; they slant i…

    $555.00

    $555.00

  • Two Small Boxes Old Round Brass Metal Tight Pull Off Lids Boîtes Ou Etuis XXéme

    Two Small Boxes Old Round Brass Metal Tight Pull Off Lids Boîtes Ou Etuis XXéme

    Two Small Boxes Old Round Brass Metal Tight Pull Off Lids Boîtes Ou Etuis XXéme Two interesting old small round boxes, both with tightly fitting pull off lids. Both are made from mixed metal alloys. The taller of the two has a domed lid with a leaf decor and is silver under the lid; this weighs approximately 17.2 grams. The shorter of the two has Arabic on the lid and is heavier than the other; this weighs approximately 26.2 grams. Origin: Morocco. Age: XXéme. Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. SIZE: The taller round box measures in diameter along the bottom approximately 3 cm // 1.2 inches, and in height from bottom to top approximately 2,5 cm // 1 inch. The shorter round box measures in diameter along the bot…

    $224.00

    $224.00

  • Small Tibetan Prayer Wheel Handmade

    Small Tibetan Prayer Wheel Handmade

    Small Tibetan Prayer Wheel Handmade Small handmade Tibetan prayer wheel. Various metal alloys, including copper. AGE: XXème. Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. SIZE: This measures from end to end approximately 23 cm // 9 inches. A prayer wheel is a cylindrical wheel (Tibetan: འཁོར་, Wylie: 'khor) on a spindle made from metal, wood, stone, leather or coarse cotton. Traditionally, the mantra Om Mani Padme Hum is written in Sanskrit on the outside of the wheel. Also sometimes depicted are Dakinis, Protectors and very often the 8 auspicious symbols Ashtamangala. At the core of the cylinder is a "Life Tree" often made of wood or metal with certain mantras written on or wrapped around it. Many thousands (or in the …

    $89.00

  • Book La Femme Dans L'Art Japonais André Portier. Ex. Num. Preface François Poncetton 1930 France

    Book La Femme Dans L'Art Japonais André Portier. Ex. Num. Preface François Poncetton 1930 France

    Book La Femme Dans L'Art Japonais André Portier. Ex. Num. Preface François Poncetton 1930 France This numbered edition contained a total of 350 numbered copies of the original edition, 10 on vélin Arches paper numbered 1 to 10, and 340 on paper vélin de Torpes numbered 1 to 340, of which this is No. 28. Preface by François Poncetton. Librairie des Arts décoratifs. No date (vers 1930). 48 plates in black and white héliogravure, in a slip case that closes with fabric ties. Cover shows numerous small signs of age and usage; very good condition. Country of Origin: France. Text in French Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. SIZE: This measures overall approximately 33 cm x 25 cm // 13 inches x 9.8 inches. COND…

    $269.00

    $269.00

  • Book Folio Japanese Fine Arts Album Of 24 Fine Full Color Reproductions Prints Seiroku Noma Bijutsu Shoppan-sha

    Book Folio Japanese Fine Arts Album Of 24 Fine Full Color Reproductions Prints Seiroku Noma Bijutsu Shoppan-sha

    Book Folio Japanese Fine Arts Album Of 24 Fine Full Color Reproductions Prints Seiroku Noma Bijutsu Shoppan-sha A Foretaste of the Fine Arts of Japan from the Earliest Times to the Present. By Seiroku Noma. Text in English. 1961. Bijutsu Shoppan-sha. 24 fine color plates tipped to mats. Cover with small tears on the boards; good condition. AGE: 1961 Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. SIZE: This measures overall approximately 37 cm x 26 cm // 14.5 inches x 10.25 inches. CONDITION: By " antique " we mean over 100 years of age. By " vintage " we mean between 50 and 100 years of age. Our items are made of matter and they are OLD; this means they are NOT NEW. They are not recent reproductions, recent c…

    $249.00

  • Early Vintage Mah Jong Jongg Set Game Royal 164 Tiles Complete Début XXéme

    Early Vintage Mah Jong Jongg Set Game Royal 164 Tiles Complete Début XXéme

    Early Vintage Mah Jong Jongg Set Game Royal 164 Tiles Complete Début XXéme Complete early vintage MahJong set by ROYAL. Country of Origin: USA. Age: Début XXéme, before the formation of the National Mah Jongg League (NMJL) in the United States in 1937, and their standardization of the game resulting in the addition of jokers. All parts are the originals to the set (Case, tiles, chips, trays, keys, etc.). For DETAILS, see the side tab. Set Includes: The case and the keys to it. 2 fabric covered interior tile trays, with side section for dice and keys. 2 original keys to the exterior original locks. 2 white Bakelite plastic dice (1 pair of dice). 5 Bakelite plastic trays for players hands. 112 Bakelite plastic Chips. 164 Bakelite plastic Tiles 2 additional National Mah Jongg League, Inc. Official Standard Hands and Rules tri-fold cards dated …

    $800.00

    $800.00

  • Bruce Lenore Memphis Mount Fuji Signed Original Raku Pottery Sculpture

    Bruce Lenore Memphis Mount Fuji Signed Original Raku Pottery Sculpture

    Bruce Lenore Memphis Mount Fuji Signed Original Raku Pottery Sculpture Bruce Lenore (b, 1955, American) listed sculptor artist. Signed original raku pottery sculpture; incised into the back with the artist's initials, BL, for Bruce Lenore , and dated 84 for 1984 Depicts the artist's Memphis style rendition of a well known classic view of Mount Fuji in Japan. Created in the traditional Japanese manner using traditional firing techniques. See all the photos below. Country of Origin: France. Age: XXéme 1984 Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. SIZE: This measures overall approximately 10.5 cm x 6,7 cm // 4.15 inches x 2.6 inches.   CONDITION: By " antique " we mean over 100 years of age. By " vintage " …

    $3,500.00

    $3,500.00

  • Estate Buddha Simple Carved Stone Mediation Qing

    Estate Buddha Simple Carved Stone Mediation Qing

    Estate Buddha Simple Carved Stone Mediation Qing Older simply carved stone Buddha statue, in the classic meditation pose, seated in padamasana with hands in the dhyanamudra. Just FYI: , to meditate properly, the eyes are kept partly open, focused towards the tip of the nose. For this reason, some Buddha figures may appear cross-eyed when viewed from certain angles. Weighs approximately 3,42 kg // 7 pounds 9.7 ounces. Country of Origin: Asia. Age: Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) Fin XIXème ou Début XXéme Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. SIZE: Base measurements, approximately 16 cm x 8 cm // 6.25 inches x 3.15 inches. Height, from bottom to top, , approximately 25,5 cm // 10 inches. CONDITION: By " antique " w…

    $690.00

    $690.00

  • Carved Buddha Statue Pair 1 Light Marble & 1 Dark Stone Carved Qing Segan Semui In Varamudra

    Carved Buddha Statue Pair 1 Light Marble & 1 Dark Stone Carved Qing Segan Semui In Varamudra

    Carved Buddha Statue Pair 1 Light Marble & 1 Dark Stone Carved Qing Segan Semui In Varamudra A pair of older carved standing Buddha statues: one dark stone, one lighter marble. Same varadamudra hand posture, the compound mudra also known as segan-semui-in. This double-hand gesture bestows the gift of living life without fear. Both stand on padmasana lotus bases. Both are hand carved and solid; not hollow. These are sold as a pair only and are not available for individual sale. Country of Origin: Asia. Age: Fin XIXème ou Début XXéme Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. Left Marble Statue: The left hand is raised upwards palm forward. The right hand palm is extended forward pointing downwards. The shape of the…

    $1,880.00

    $1,880.00

  • Vintage Buddha Statue Stone Composite XXéme

    Vintage Buddha Statue Stone Composite XXéme

    Vintage Buddha Statue Stone Composite XXéme Vintage Buddha statue made from a green stone composite and finished with a waterproof finish. The base is wood and is solid mahogany wood. The statue is in the lotus position and bhumisparsa (earth touching) mudra. Weighs approximately 3 pounds 11 ounces. Country of Origin: Asia. Age: XXéme Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. SIZE: The statue measures in height from bottom to top, not including the base, approximately 21 cm // 8.25 inches. The statue measures in width, side to side straight across the back, approximately 11 cm // 4.3 inches. The solid mahogany wood base measures overall approximately 9 cm x 4,5cm x 2 cm // 3.3 inches x 1.6 inches x 0.6 inch. COND…

    $98.00

    $98.00

  • Cast Bronze Lock Old Chinese Foo Dog Lion ShiShi

    Cast Bronze Lock Old Chinese Foo Dog Lion ShiShi

    Cast Bronze Lock Old Chinese Foo Dog Lion ShiShi Older cast bronze Chinese lock in the shape of a Shi Shi Foo Dog Lion. Comes as three interlocking push parts: the lock mechanism, the key, and the Dog's body. Weighs approximately 3.7 ounces. Country of Origin: China. Age: Début XXéme. Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. SIZE: This measures overall approximately 5,5 cm x 5 cm // 2.25 inches x 2 inches; lock only, not including the key. CONDITION: By " antique " we mean over 100 years of age. By " vintage " we mean between 50 and 100 years of age. Our items are made of matter and they are OLD; this means they are NOT NEW. They are not recent reproductions, recent copies, or fakes. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE P…

    $69.00

  • Japanese Art Pottery Fine Pair Boxed Set Cup Saucer Wedding Anniversary Set XXéme

    Japanese Art Pottery Fine Pair Boxed Set Cup Saucer Wedding Anniversary Set XXéme

    Japanese Art Pottery Fine Pair Boxed Set Cup Saucer Wedding Anniversary Set XXéme Superb hand thrown Japanese art pottery boxed Wedding or Anniversary set. Two cups and saucers, one cup and saucer with burgundy stripes and one cup and saucer with lapis blue stripes. Both cups and saucers are the same size. All the individual hand thrown pottery variations typical of this type of fine handmade pottery, which by definition, is one of a kind. In their original two tiered slat wood wooden presentation box with a forged iron top handle. This is thick, textured, rich pottery; sturdy handmade hand thrown pieces with irregular stripes; the glaze is hand applied and drips. There is a deliberate addition of a swirling raised mandala to the otherwise plain center of the saucers. Country of Origin: Japan. Age: XXéme Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL …

    $359.00

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