The world’s premier auctions
 
 
WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
WE'VE CHANGED OUR NAME
is now
 
To celebrate, we’ve enhanced our site with
larger images and browsing by category to help
you easily find what you’re passionate about.
Remember to update your bookmarks.
Get Started »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options

Asian Works of Art

by Lyon & Turnbull

Platinum House

318 lots with images

February 13, 2014

Live Auction

33 Broughton Place

Edinburgh, EH1 3RR United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)131 557 8844

Fax: +44 (0)131 557 8668

Email: info@lyonandturnbull.com

318 Lots
Next »
CHINESE LACQUER CABINET 87cm high, 128cm high, 43cm deep

Lot 1: CHINESE LACQUER CABINET 87cm high, 128cm high, 43cm deep

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE LACQUER CABINET the twin doors and sides decorated with birds and flowers, raised on block feet 87cm high, 128cm high, 43cm deep

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE CARVED HONGMU STAND QING DYNASTY 42cm wide, 81cm high

Lot 2: CHINESE CARVED HONGMU STAND QING DYNASTY 42cm wide, 81cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE CARVED HONGMU STAND QING DYNASTY with a square marble inset top above a foliate carved frieze, raised on turned legs united by an under tier and terminating in claw and ball feet 42cm wide, 81cm high

Condition Report: - top surface (marble and frame) has been heavily marked with scrtaches, scuffs and water marks - some old chips and nicks to marble - shelf also with staining and water marks and discolouration - shelf with an old split, chips and one or two deep old scratches - joints loose - frame, feet and frieze with old marks, scratches, staining and splits - area of repair to one foot Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE HARDWOOD DESK 20TH CENTURY 68cm wide, 97cm high, 53cm deep

Lot 3: CHINESE HARDWOOD DESK 20TH CENTURY 68cm wide, 97cm high, 53cm deep

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE HARDWOOD DESK 20TH CENTURY the hinged fall flap enclosing a fitted interior above two frieze drawers, raised on chamfered legs 68cm wide, 97cm high, 53cm deep

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE HARDWOOD SCHOLAR'S TABLE LATE QING / EARLY REPUBLIC 28cm wide, 15cm high

Lot 4: CHINESE HARDWOOD SCHOLAR'S TABLE LATE QING / EARLY REPUBLIC 28cm wide, 15cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE HARDWOOD SCHOLAR'S TABLE LATE QING / EARLY REPUBLIC underside bears paper Importers trade label 28cm wide, 15cm high

Condition Report: - large ring mark to top surface - otherwise colour reasonably good - some light surface scratches to top surface - some old, deep scratches to feet/legs - otherwise reasonable Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE HARDWOOD AND MARBLE TOP SMALL STOOL LATE QING DYNASTY 21cm wide, 21cm high, 21cm deep

Lot 5: CHINESE HARDWOOD AND MARBLE TOP SMALL STOOL LATE QING DYNASTY 21cm wide, 21cm high, 21cm deep

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE HARDWOOD AND MARBLE TOP SMALL STOOL LATE QING DYNASTY the square top with a marble insert and carved beaded edge, above a pierced frieze and raised on straight cabiole legs headed by dragon masks ending on claw and ball feet 21cm wide, 21cm high, 21cm deep

Condition Report: - various breaks and repaires to the carved feet with resulting losses and glue residue - one leg and two portions of the frieze are loose but secure - some old dep scratches, scuffs and chips to frame and legs including two notable losses to two feet - marble with some nicks and scratches - evidence of water marks to surface top Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE ELM ALTAR TABLE QING DYNASTY 186cm long, 86cm high, 47cm deep

Lot 6: CHINESE ELM ALTAR TABLE QING DYNASTY 186cm long, 86cm high, 47cm deep

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE ELM ALTAR TABLE QING DYNASTY the cleated rectangular top over an open frieze with scroll carved corner brackets, raised on square legs joined by peripheral stretchers 186cm long, 86cm high, 47cm deep

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
SMALL CHINESE WOVEN BAMBOO TRUNK 19TH CENTURY 32.5cm high, 56cm wide, 39cm deep

Lot 7: SMALL CHINESE WOVEN BAMBOO TRUNK 19TH CENTURY 32.5cm high, 56cm wide, 39cm deep

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: SMALL CHINESE WOVEN BAMBOO TRUNK 19TH CENTURY of domed sarcophagus form, with twin handles and metal bound fixtures 32.5cm high, 56cm wide, 39cm deep

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE SILK EMBROIDERED FOUR PANEL SCREEN 232cm wide, 170cm high

Lot 9: CHINESE SILK EMBROIDERED FOUR PANEL SCREEN 232cm wide, 170cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE SILK EMBROIDERED FOUR PANEL SCREEN each tall rectangular panel depicting birds, bamboo and grasses, within a moulded frame 232cm wide, 170cm high

Condition Report: - base of frame lacking to bottom of one embroidered panel, as a result the panel slipped down - old scuffs, scratches and chips to frame in multiple places throughout - cracking to lacquer decoration on the frame - silk panels with tears, holes and rips - overall in used and worn condition - personal viewing recommended. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE POLYCHROMED AND GILT FOUR POST BED QING DYANSTY, 19TH CENTURY 248cm wide, 245cm high, 175cm deep

Lot 10: CHINESE POLYCHROMED AND GILT FOUR POST BED QING DYANSTY, 19TH CENTURY 248cm wide, 245cm high, 175cm deep

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE POLYCHROMED AND GILT FOUR POST BED QING DYANSTY, 19TH CENTURY the key moulded cornice above pierced gilt panels carved with peaches, songbirds, lotus and flowering branches, with dragon spandrels, raised on squared corner columns, with panelled sides to three sides, the back fitted with a raised shelf with a panel back and two small compartments and carved with gilt fu-lion corner finials, over an apron and legs carved with coiling dragons, lotus and phoenix 248cm wide, 245cm high, 175cm deep

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
TIBETAN CAST METAL GONG 89.5cm high

Lot 11: TIBETAN CAST METAL GONG 89.5cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: TIBETAN CAST METAL GONG of shaped form, supported by a red lacquered frame with gilt highlights, with two associated beaters 89.5cm high

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE CARVED HARDWOOD CHEVAL MIRROR QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY 163cm wide, 200cm high, 39cm deep

Lot 12: CHINESE CARVED HARDWOOD CHEVAL MIRROR QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY 163cm wide, 200cm high, 39cm deep

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE CARVED HARDWOOD CHEVAL MIRROR QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY the rectangular mirror plate in a foliate carved frame with bird and pine tree cresting, between supports carved with dragons, chrysanthemums and birds, on a carved and pierced base with scroll feet 163cm wide, 200cm high, 39cm deep

Condition Report: - of uneven faded appearance - metal bracket repairs to back mirror supports - some chips/losses and crcaks to wood in places - old marks & scratches - * top carved frieze has been broken and repaired in various places* Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
FOUR CHINESE FRAMED TEXTILE PANELS 19TH/ 20TH CENTURY

Lot 13: FOUR CHINESE FRAMED TEXTILE PANELS 19TH/ 20TH CENTURY

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: FOUR CHINESE FRAMED TEXTILE PANELS 19TH/ 20TH CENTURY embroidered with five claw dragons, figures, birds, bats, insects, and blossoming foliage, largest 58 x 61cm (including frame); together with an INDIAN EMBROIDERED PANEL, depicting exotic birds, 61 x 59 cm (including frame) (5)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE SILK WINTER COAT

Lot 14: CHINESE SILK WINTER COAT

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE SILK WINTER COAT the black silk trimmed with decorative foliate sleeve panels, with a label to the interior, 98cm long; together with a SILK AND FUR MOUNTED HAT, with an embroidered roundel and silk tassels, label to interior, 18.5cm diam (interior) (2)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK DRAGON PANEL SCREEN LATE QING DYNASTY 66cm wide, 71cm high

Lot 15: CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK DRAGON PANEL SCREEN LATE QING DYNASTY 66cm wide, 71cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK DRAGON PANEL SCREEN LATE QING DYNASTY the square pale gold silk panel with a coiling five clawed dragon worked in raised cream and gold silk, in a open work hardwood frame 66cm wide, 71cm high

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
PAIR OF FRAMED CHINESE EMBROIDERED PANELS EARLY 20TH CENTURY 17cm wide, 48cm high (including frames)

Lot 16: PAIR OF FRAMED CHINESE EMBROIDERED PANELS EARLY 20TH CENTURY 17cm wide, 48cm high (including frames)

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: PAIR OF FRAMED CHINESE EMBROIDERED PANELS EARLY 20TH CENTURY each embroidered in coloured silk with butterflies and foliage, framed (2) 17cm wide, 48cm high (including frames)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
TWO PAIRS OF EMBROIDERED SLEEVE PANELS 49.5 x 30.5cm; 65.5 x 33.5cm including frames

Lot 17: TWO PAIRS OF EMBROIDERED SLEEVE PANELS 49.5 x 30.5cm; 65.5 x 33.5cm including frames

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: TWO PAIRS OF EMBROIDERED SLEEVE PANELS coloured silk and gold thread; the rectangular panels presenting floral and vegetal motifs on a white background, one with pavilions, both with a dark border decorated with blue and white flowers, framed (2) 49.5 x 30.5cm; 65.5 x 33.5cm including frames

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
TWO CHINESE EMBROIDERED PANELS

Lot 18: TWO CHINESE EMBROIDERED PANELS

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: TWO CHINESE EMBROIDERED PANELS the first, depicting figures, bats and foliage on a gold silk ground, framed as a screen, 65.5 x 53cm (excluding frame); the second, depicting a figure with a child amongst foliage on a pale ground, mounted to board, 67.5 x 49cm (2)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
BOLT OF CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK 608cm long approx, 90cm wide

Lot 19: BOLT OF CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK 608cm long approx, 90cm wide

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: BOLT OF CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK the repeating embroidered foliate pattern on a cream silk ground 608cm long approx, 90cm wide

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
PAIR OF CHINESE SILK EMBROIDERED PANELS 126cm high, 75.5cm wide

Lot 20: PAIR OF CHINESE SILK EMBROIDERED PANELS 126cm high, 75.5cm wide

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: PAIR OF CHINESE SILK EMBROIDERED PANELS each of rectangular form, one depicting two peacocks and the other an eagle each perching on blossoming branches, on a white ground, with inscriptions and marks, framed (2) 126cm high, 75.5cm wide

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK PANEL 210cm high; 168cm wide

Lot 21: CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK PANEL 210cm high; 168cm wide

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK PANEL of square form, the green silk decorated with cranes and peonies beneath whisteria 210cm high; 168cm wide

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
* PAIR OF CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK SHOES shoes 12cm long approx.

Lot 22: * PAIR OF CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK SHOES shoes 12cm long approx.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: PAIR OF CHINESE EMBROIDERED SILK SHOES decorated with silver thread depicting scrolling foliage, on a pink silk ground, with alterations to the heels, with a letter and photograph proporting to the origins and owner of the shoes (3) shoes 12cm long approx.

Condition Report: Measurements as per catalogue. Shoes have been altered, each has an additional piece of material to heel, presumably to increase size. Some fading and staining to the material throughout. Came to UK in October 2013. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE EXPORT SILVER PILL BOX pill box 50mm diameter, combined weight 62g

Lot 23: CHINESE EXPORT SILVER PILL BOX pill box 50mm diameter, combined weight 62g

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE EXPORT SILVER PILL BOX unmarked, of compressed spherical form with finely chased all over decoration of trailing dragons; together with MATCHED CHINESE EXPORT SILVER OPEN SALTS, formed as shoes, with chased decoration and glass liners (3) pill box 50mm diameter, combined weight 62g

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
* CHINESE EXPORT SILVER JEWELLERY BOX CIRCA 1900 14cm wide

Lot 24: * CHINESE EXPORT SILVER JEWELLERY BOX CIRCA 1900 14cm wide

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE EXPORT SILVER JEWELLERY BOX CIRCA 1900 with character marks to base, of rectangular outline with canted corners, the sides and cover with engraved bamboo decoration on a textured background, the interior lined with velvet and raised on four cabriole feet 14cm wide

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
* CHINESE EXPORT SILVER BOX WANG HING, CANTON CIRCA 1900 8cm wide, 78.6g

Lot 25: * CHINESE EXPORT SILVER BOX WANG HING, CANTON CIRCA 1900 8cm wide, 78.6g

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE EXPORT SILVER BOX WANG HING, CANTON CIRCA 1900 marked the to base, of rectangular outline, the hinged cover depicting scholars in a traditional landscape, the sides decorated with bamboo, raised on four ball feet 8cm wide, 78.6g

Condition Report: - overall polish wear to fine detail and high points - tarnish in details - hinged lid loose - slight split to left hand edge of hinge/cover - clearly marked to base Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
* TWO SMALL CHINESE EXPORT SILVER PHOTOGRAPH FRAMES UNMARKED, CIRCA 1900 11cm and 11.5cm high

Lot 26: * TWO SMALL CHINESE EXPORT SILVER PHOTOGRAPH FRAMES UNMARKED, CIRCA 1900 11cm and 11.5cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: TWO SMALL CHINESE EXPORT SILVER PHOTOGRAPH FRAMES UNMARKED, CIRCA 1900 one of circular outline with embossed and pierced border of chrysanthemum, with circular glass and bamboo formed easel support; together with a smaller circular example with peony border and naturalistic support (2) 11cm and 11.5cm high

Condition Report: - both frames in good condition with expected polish wear to detail - silk and felt backings are replaced - large frame missing two located nuts Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
* PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT SILVER PHOTOGRAPH FRAMES LUEN WO, SHANGHAI C1890 14.5cm high

Lot 27: * PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT SILVER PHOTOGRAPH FRAMES LUEN WO, SHANGHAI C1890 14.5cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT SILVER PHOTOGRAPH FRAMES LUEN WO, SHANGHAI C1890 marked LW to frame, of oval outline with embossed and pierced border of chrysanthemum, with oval glass and bamboo formed easel support (2) 14.5cm high

Condition Report: - both frames in good condition with expected polish wear to detail - silk and felt backings are replaced - one frame missing one located nut - dark tone throughout Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
* SET OF SIX CHINESE EXPORT SILVER FRUIT KNIVES AND FORKS TUCK CHANG & CO, SHANGHAI, C.1910

Lot 28: * SET OF SIX CHINESE EXPORT SILVER FRUIT KNIVES AND FORKS TUCK CHANG & CO, SHANGHAI, C.1910

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: SET OF SIX CHINESE EXPORT SILVER FRUIT KNIVES AND FORKS TUCK CHANG & CO, SHANGHAI, C.1910 marked with Tc and character mark within one punch to blades and handles, comprising of six knives and forks of simple form with peony flower decoration to handles, with simple blades and three tines (12)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
* CHINESE EXPORT SILVER CAKE BASKET WING ON (PROBABLY), HONG KONG CIRCA 1920 23cm diameter, 10.5oz

Lot 29: * CHINESE EXPORT SILVER CAKE BASKET WING ON (PROBABLY), HONG KONG CIRCA 1920 23cm diameter, 10.5oz

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE EXPORT SILVER CAKE BASKET WING ON (PROBABLY), HONG KONG CIRCA 1920 marked to foot STERLING, character mark WO, of shallow dished form with shaped circular outline and pierced and engraved panels of dragons, bamboo and peony flowers, with planished finish, with simple hinged handle and raised on four bracket feet 23cm diameter, 10.5oz

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
COLLECTION OF CHINESE EXPORT SILVER

Lot 30: COLLECTION OF CHINESE EXPORT SILVER

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: COLLECTION OF CHINESE EXPORT SILVER to include: two pieces of belt buckle by Wang Hing; a pair of napkin rings; and small vases etc. (qty)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE HARDSTONE FIGURE 16cm high

Lot 31: CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE HARDSTONE FIGURE 16cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE HARDSTONE FIGURE modelled as a rampant mythical beast 16cm high

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE EXPORT SILVER CANISTER MAKER UNKNOWN, CIRCA 1840 12cm high, 3.4oz

Lot 32: CHINESE EXPORT SILVER CANISTER MAKER UNKNOWN, CIRCA 1840 12cm high, 3.4oz

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE EXPORT SILVER CANISTER MAKER UNKNOWN, CIRCA 1840 marked to base LS (unrecorded), of straight sided form with oval section, the body and pull off cover with chased scene of warriors within a traditional landscape, the cover with foliate decoration and engraved initials 12cm high, 3.4oz

Condition Report: - good gage and condition throughout - with minor surface ware to high points only - lid good tight fit - engraved initials clear - well marked to base Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
LARGE CHINESE GREEN QUARTZ HEAD OF BUDDHA 31cm high

Lot 33: LARGE CHINESE GREEN QUARTZ HEAD OF BUDDHA 31cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: LARGE CHINESE GREEN QUARTZ HEAD OF BUDDHA with carved features and elongated lobes 31cm high

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
GREEN HARDSTONE BOWL 12cm diam

Lot 34: GREEN HARDSTONE BOWL 12cm diam

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: GREEN HARDSTONE BOWL with flared sides and a tall foot rim 12cm diam

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE JADE CARVING OF PUPPIES MING-STYLE

Lot 35: CHINESE JADE CARVING OF PUPPIES MING-STYLE

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE JADE CARVING OF PUPPIES MING-STYLE carved from a dark brown jade in the shape of two puppies, one looking back and one forwards, with carved hardwood stand; together with TWO HARDSTONE CARVINGS OF ANIMALS, the first carved from jade in the form of a mythical beast; the second from carnelian stone as a reclining water buffalo, both with hardwood stand (3)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE CELADON JADE RECTANGULAR PLAQUE LATE QING DYNASTY

Lot 36: CHINESE CELADON JADE RECTANGULAR PLAQUE LATE QING DYNASTY

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE CELADON JADE RECTANGULAR PLAQUE LATE QING DYNASTY carved in relief on one side with a dragon among clouds, fitted wooden stand

Condition Report: Age as per catalogue. Some chips and nicks to edges, corners and carved details. Some minor areas of dirt. Stand seems to have suffered some damage and repair. Chip and loss to stand. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CARVED HARDSTONE FIGURE OF A BOY

Lot 37: CARVED HARDSTONE FIGURE OF A BOY

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CARVED HARDSTONE FIGURE OF A BOY 8cm high; together with a CHINESE HARDSTONE ARCHAIC FORM BIRD, 9cm high, and a CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANT, 7cm diam (3)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CELADON JADE PENDANT 5.5cm long

Lot 38: CELADON JADE PENDANT 5.5cm long

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CELADON JADE PENDANT the rounded pendant carved in relief on one side and incised on the other side, with leaves beneath a gnarled branch 5.5cm long

Condition Report: Old losses and some recarving to one side of the pendant. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
JADEITE PENDANT 4cm long

Lot 39: JADEITE PENDANT 4cm long

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: JADEITE PENDANT engraved with script and flower motifs, 14k gold mount 4cm long

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE MINIATURE CHAIR

Lot 40: CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE MINIATURE CHAIR

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE MINIATURE CHAIR 11cm high; together with a HARDSTONE ARCHAIC FORM AXE HEAD; and a GLASS BELT HOOK (3)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
SOAPSTONE SEAL

Lot 43: SOAPSTONE SEAL

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: SOAPSTONE SEAL the rectangular base with four characters to the seal, surmounted by a mythical beast

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
HARDSTONE FIGURE OF A WATER BUFFALO 20cm long

Lot 44: HARDSTONE FIGURE OF A WATER BUFFALO 20cm long

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: HARDSTONE FIGURE OF A WATER BUFFALO the recumbent figure with a boy seated on its back and playing a flute 20cm long

Condition Report: Front section of figure, including right leg, have been broken and re-glued Signs of age/wear Chip tp one edge of the figure's hat Some more minor nicks/chips to edges in places Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE CENSER QING DYNASTY 15cm wide, 5.5cm high, 10cm deep

Lot 45: CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE CENSER QING DYNASTY 15cm wide, 5.5cm high, 10cm deep

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE CENSER QING DYNASTY with dragons' mask lug handles, the sides carved in relief with a water spouting dragon and lotus, on an associated carved hardwood stand 15cm wide, 5.5cm high, 10cm deep

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
TWO PIERCED JADE CIRCULAR PLAQUES

Lot 47: TWO PIERCED JADE CIRCULAR PLAQUES

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: TWO PIERCED JADE CIRCULAR PLAQUES one pierced and carved with Buddhist Emblems among bats and lingzhi fungus, with carved wood stand, 7cm; the second pierced and carved with birds among flower heads, with carved wood stand, 6cm (2)

Condition Report: Some minor nicks and areas of dirt and dust. One stand has been broken and repaired. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
CARVED JADE MYTHICAL BEAST 19TH/20TH CENTURY 8cm long

Lot 48: CARVED JADE MYTHICAL BEAST 19TH/20TH CENTURY 8cm long

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: CARVED JADE MYTHICAL BEAST 19TH/20TH CENTURY carved in Ming style as a stylised qilin 8cm long

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
GROUP OF HARDSTONE JEWELLERY

Lot 49: GROUP OF HARDSTONE JEWELLERY

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: GROUP OF HARDSTONE JEWELLERY comprising of: various links of beads, necklaces and bracelets; including one ivory necklace; one Japanese bracelet; and a pendant (qty)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
GROUP OF HARDSTONE JEWELLERY

Lot 50: GROUP OF HARDSTONE JEWELLERY

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: GROUP OF HARDSTONE JEWELLERY comprising of: several necklaces and bracelets of various hardstone beads and one necklace of ivory and metal beads (qty)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
GROUP OF HARDSTONE JEWELLERY

Lot 51: GROUP OF HARDSTONE JEWELLERY

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: GROUP OF HARDSTONE JEWELLERY comprising of: several necklaces of hardstone beads; a string of carved skulls; a bracelet; a metal belt decorated with hardstones; and a ring (qty)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
PAIR OF CHINESE GREEN SOAPSTONE BOOKENDS LATE QING DYNASTY / EARLY REPUBLIC 18cm high

Lot 52: PAIR OF CHINESE GREEN SOAPSTONE BOOKENDS LATE QING DYNASTY / EARLY REPUBLIC 18cm high

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: PAIR OF CHINESE GREEN SOAPSTONE BOOKENDS LATE QING DYNASTY / EARLY REPUBLIC carved in high relief with mythical beasts 18cm high

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED SOAPSTONE DESK WEIGHTS 6cm across, 13cm high, 4cm deep

Lot 52A: PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED SOAPSTONE DESK WEIGHTS 6cm across, 13cm high, 4cm deep

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED SOAPSTONE DESK WEIGHTS of rectangular form with arched tops, the front panels carved in relief with a hen beneath sun and clouds, the sides with shallow foliate carved decoration (2) 6cm across, 13cm high, 4cm deep

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
COLLECTION OF GREEN JADE JEWELLERY

Lot 53: COLLECTION OF GREEN JADE JEWELLERY

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: COLLECTION OF GREEN JADE JEWELLERY comprising of: a set of strung beads; a bangle; a gold mounted brooch, marked 9KT; an unmarked gold mounted ring (tests as gold); and a pair of earrings (5)

Condition Report: Please note personal viewing is recommended for group lots. Some minor nicks to the jade brooch. Otherwise jade with natural inclusions. Overall in reasonable order. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
Next »