A colorful Chinese reverse decorated, mirror backed painting of a standing Courtesan with circular drop out symbolic depictions of the fruits of hospitality and the books of knowledge, original wood frame with metal hanger. China, c. 1840. Minor flaking. Dimensions: 10 1/4" W X 38 1/4" H
Anglo Raj carved coconut object d'art, the large coconut shell having finely incised decoration and an ebonized teak cover topped by a carved elephant finial, all mounted on an ebonized teak tripod base, the coconut supported by 3 similar ebonized elephants. Burmese origin, c.1880 Shell dimensions: 5" x 5". Overall dimensions: 10" H x 6" W This item is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER, 756 MIDDLESEX AVE, OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. Open Daily 10am-4pm. www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
An early Asian ceremonial scroll, hand painted silk mounted on paper with gilt applique depicting heaven and underworld with a central multi-headed diety. China origin, late 18th c., probably Tibetan. Custom matted & gilt framed. Dimensions, framed: 39" H x 16 1/4" W
A large, high quality Canton blue and white ginger jar with drop out chinoiserie decoration, mounted as a lamp, including a custom mahogany cap and classic footed base, with silk shade. China, c. 1900. Overall dimensions are 18" dia. x 28" H.
Japanese Meiji period Kyoto Satsuma porcelain pedestal dish or compote. Hand painted decoration centers on a falcon perched amidst peonies, chrysanthemums, and bamboo, all richly accented in pure gold. Measures 8.75 inches across and 5.25 inches high. Perfect condition. 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 TheBestAntiquesPriceGuide.com. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut please add the CT state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes, tariffs or customs that might apply.