Awesome little antique gong style bell comes with original striking mallet. Carved dragons or serpents on the bell frame (both sides) and the base it stands on is a two headed dragon or serpent. Measures 6 1/2" tall Original patina. Its up to you if you want it cleaned. I believe the Chinese Symbol in the design is for good luck. Great condition with no pitting. It has a pretty ring when struck with the little mallet.
Beautiful and delicate antique Chinese export rose famille cup and saucer set. I'm not good at dating these because the marks are so confusing but appears to be late 1800's or turn of the century. Email me for the back stamp photo if you like. Cup and saucer decorated with panels of hand painted roses and foliage. Highlighted with gold accents. Cup is so thin and transparent you can see through it. Delicate spaghetti size handle on the cup. No chips, cracks or paint wear...
If you love the old pottery planters, you will most likely love these matching planters. They are mostly pink, with hand painted detailing. Overall has a thick spatter, moriage finish. One is a boy, and the other a girl. On the side of each is an attached planter. They are 6 1/4" tall. The condition is PERFECT on both.The coloring and detail is wonderful. No makers marks on either.Email for more photos.
Cute little chinese boy is a shelf sitter. Made by ceramic arts studio. Perfect condition. Bench is for display only.
Somewhat vintage blue and white porcelain ginger jar with what seems to be blackberries,flowers and vines all over pattern. Measures 8" tall and has a blue made in China mark. No chips crazing or damages. Not sure of the age, but very pretty and a nice piece.
This is a rare miniature bottle made in Italy. made of ceramic and it is a figural of the great chinese philosopher "Confuscious".Filled with Cherry Drioli. On the bottom it says (in gold) Exclusive Drioli Made in Italy. Made of hand painted ceramic and measures almost 5" tall. It has the original stickers and seals. Does leak a little at the top when turned over, and WHEW!!! Now, Confucious would saY: Stinky Winky, who'd wanna drinky!! Thats some powerful stuff! No chips cracks or repairs...
Vintage Crown Trifari red enamel pagoda pendant necklace.The front of the pendant contains shiny gold tone Chinese characters on rich red enamel, which represent the word "Health". "Health" is etched diagonally on the back of the pendant in brushed gold tone...
Hung Lou Meng, Beauties of the Red Mansion series by Imperial Jingdezhen Porcelain. Fourth plate in the series by artist Zhao Huimin. Lovely plate measures 8 1/2" in diameter and is in pristine condition. Comes with all original boxes, papers, stories and certificate of authenticity.
Third plate in the series Beauties of the Red Mansion by Imperial Jingdezhen. Artisian Zhao Huimin did a magnificent creation in these plates. Plate measures 8 1/2" in diameter and is a hand numbered limited edition of 115 days. Pristine condition and comes with all paperwork and booklets, certificate of authenticity, and original boxes.
Adorable vintage ceramic Chinese man is embellished with lots of clear rhinestones and gold. Measures 5 1/4" tall, and in wonderful condition with no damages or missing stones. Lefton made a woman who matches, so if you have her, this is your matching figurine!
Stunning 11" tall porcelain Japanese woman playing her sitar. Very delicate features and fine detailing. Not a single nick or damage anywhere on the figure. Each and every petal on the flowers is even perfect. Gold accents and highlights enhance this beautiful Asian lady. No markings or stickers on the bottom at all. Probably made in Japan. She is about 30 years old.Due to flash, the photo does not show the remarkable coloring and detail.
Mia-Yo 5th plate in the series Beauties of the red mansion by Master Artisian Zhao Huimin. Imperial Jingdezhen Porcelain. Perfcet condition, measures 8 1/2" in diameter. Comes in original box with certificate of authenticity and story.Limited edition. A beautiful accent for your oriental decor. I have others to this series.
This amazing little figurine is just 2" tall. A chinese boy lays on the grass reading a book as a little deer stands and looks on. Nice green glaze on the majority of the piece like the Ceramic Arts Studio pieces. No mark on him though. Tiny applied flowers in the grassy area. Very vintage and very cute. Perfect condition.
I'm not sure what these are for. Small ramekin style bowl with lid. Sits in a footed coaster which can be turned over and used for a base for the bowl, or fits on top of the bowl to use like a small appetizer plate. White glazed pottery with a hand painted blue bamboo pattern and a bamboo shape finial. No marks on the bottom, but on top of each lid is a hand painted (looks like a bird in flight)detail in brown. Each is slightly different on each lid (due to being hand painted). I have 8 sets...
Nice snuff jar with an all over carved oriental design. Appears to be ivory but I'm thinking its not, as the spoon which is attatched to the lid is plastic. Brass embellishments and has either chinese or japanese writing on the bottom of the jar. Measures 2 3/4" tall. It is in excellent condition but I am clueless of the age.
From the story, a dream of the red mansions, comes this series from Imperial Ching-te-chin, peoples republic of china. By Master Artisian Zhao Huimin. Limited edition Chinese plate is in perfect condition,measures 8 1/2" and comes in the original packaging with paperwork and certificate of authenticity. Beautiful accessory for your oriental decor.
Though Ceramic Arts Studios made lots of these chinese bud vases, the white is a rare color to find. We do not have the boy Wing-Sang in the white robes. Marked on the bottom with their studio mark. Measures 6 5/8" tall. Perfect condition.
Amazing old chinese covered vase, or ginger jar, in the rose medallion pattern. Very ornate with gold guilt. Circa late 1800's, early 1900's era. Measures 14" tall, marked on the bottom (see pic) and is in perfect condition.