Chinese 19th c. hand carved green quartz lamp, over custom carved hardwood stand, on old French bronze mounting, electrified (including an interior light), with vintage silk shade and jade finial. china, c. 1880. 26 in. H x 11 in. W (overall)
Chinese 19th c.rice paper painting of chrysanthemum (the royal flower), prunus, etc., in archaic-style octagonal vase, boardered by antique lace, custom mounted and gilt framed, c. 1850. 21.50 in. H x 19 in. W
Chinese iron ink maker in form of mythological beast. 13 inches long and five inches high, 8 inches accross. This piece would make the perfect lamp if electrified. It could be done still keeping it original.
Set of four Chinese hand carved wood panels c1900. This set of matching four hand carved panels tells a story of a man being invited into a Chinese household. The carvings show him being invited in, his stay and his leaving the home. The four panels all measure 29 inches wide and individually measure 5 inches, 14 and three quarter inches and two at 15 inches. These panels are well carved and retain their original finish.
Chinese 19th century painted wood market or box. It has two covers which can be removed or lifted to put food inside. The swing handle is carved with mythical beasts at the sides and two women at their cooking pot in the center. The box retains all its original red paint and allover floral design. Excellent condition with one small wood curl missing on the handle. It measures 6 inches H to the lid, 13 inches H to the handle, and 11 inches across. This item is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com If you wish to browse our entire available inventory please go to OneofaKindAntiques.com. We also offer a consultation service AntiquesConsultant.com, ... as well as an online price guide at PriceMyItem.com.