19th Century Chinese rosewood stand with marble top. Measures 16.75 inches high and 11 inches square. Original condition c1880 This piece is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Turnpike, Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For gallery hours, please visit http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
Rare early 19th century Indian rosewood dowery box from the Malabar Coast. The top is carved out of one solid block of rosewood. It retains all of its original solid cast brass fittings. There are some age cracks in the lid, a few missing molding tacks and a break at the top of the lock face. It measures 13.25 inches wide by 10.25 inches deep by 9 inches high.
Chinese black lacquered 4 panel hinged, footed screen, depicting courtesans in a garden scene, fitted with various semi-precious stones and materials ( carnelian, jade, etc.); the back decorated with birds on prunus boughs. 12 in. W x 38.25 in. H, each panel.
China Trade hand painted ostrich feather fan featuring trailing floral decoration with butterflies, the spoke of mother-of-pearl, collected by a brass holder; a custom gold leaf frame, behind glass. Canton, c. 1850. 24 in. W x 16 in.
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)