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PAIR ANTIQUE CARVINGS

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: This pair of wood carvings depicts the scene of a celebration of good fortune. Men in boat and on top of a money sack holding coins, with men from the 2-storey pavilion looking on under the coin shaped pine needles, are all symbols of great prosperity. The carving is three dimensional and refined. Robes and hats are well defined. The pavilions have architectural details including floor tiles, roof tiles, a cloud background and walls with eternity scroll patterns. The two bottom ends feature God of Harmony, which symbolizes peace and harmony. Solid wood. All original. Hand carved.

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Price: $455

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ANTIQUE CARVED PANEL, GOLD LEAF AND MOTHER OF PEARL

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Magnificent red lacquered panel depicts the happy family gathering. Multi-layered carvings are exquisite, finely detailing facial features and environment. Hand painted, gilded foo dogs and flowers decorate the background with sections encrusted with luxurious, iridescent mother of pearl. Gold leaves are used extensively here to highlight the structure of the depicted room and the attires. A stunning piece of wall art. A bronze hanger has been attached to the panel making it ready to hang. Solid wood. 19.75" w x 19" h x 1.5" d (width does not include pegs. pegs are 1" w) 19th Century Fu Jian Province

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Price: $550

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CHINESE BOOKCASE WITH LATTICE DOORS

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Exquisite bookcase is made of solid elm wood. Four lattice doors are elegant and refined. The entire lattice work is made with joinery, the geometric, eternity patterns demonstrate exquisite craftsmanship. The back and sides of the bookcase are either open or in spindles, a classic Ming style. The open spaces give the bookcase an airy, light feel. This is a highly sophisticated piece that is at once functional and stylish.

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Price: $799

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HE TIAN SNUFF BOTTLE, WHITE JADE

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: The best white jade in the world is called "mutton fat", for its pure white color and oily, soft luster. The most valuable ones come from He Tian, a town in Northwest China with rivers that produce the prized namesake jade. This wonderful bottle is carved from a fine piece of white jade. The jade is a pure, saturated, lustrous white with no inclusions or blemishes. Even though the photo shows it grayish, in reality it is a sold opaque fatty white. It possesses the characteristics of fine white jades from the region. A simple half dome stones the bottle off highlighting its simple beauty. This type of white jade is extremely valuable and passionately sought after. This is a rare piece that remains as one of our most important in our collection of fine snuff bottles. 112 grams.

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Price: $1,500

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STONE BUDDHA 4

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: This is one of our smaller but equally powerful pieces from the stone Buddha collection. The carving is detailed and deliberate resulting a peaceful presentation. The Mudra is called Dhyana, or Samadhi mudra, which promotes deep contemplation and unity with higher energy via meditation. An ideal piece for a bookshelf, a table, or in the garden, its serenity influences the aura of an environment. Indoor, outdoor use.

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Price: $550

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ANTIQUE CHINESE KANG TABLE, LOW TABLE

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Beautiful 19th century Chinese table in solid wood. Such a piece is used in northern China on a structure called "Kang", a platform brick bed that is heated from underneath. In the northern extreme winters, Kang, is the place where most everything happens, eat, drink, sleep, social life. A low table like this is acts as the dining table to serve dinner, a desk to do homework on, a place to hold knitting yarns and etc. People sit on the Kang, surrounding this table and enjoy their family life. This piece has a square top with floating panel framework, gently bent hoof legs, and sides with delicate carved Ru Yi patterns. The pierced carvings create thin slats that give the overall look a fresh, light feeling. Nice patina achieved over time. Solid wood. Tenons and mortises.

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Price: $550

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ANTIQUE CHINESE SIDE TABLE

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Beautiful side table is the perfect piece to be used in so many areas of your home. It can be a lamp table, a night stand, a base for the statue of vase or a side table next to your sofa. The table has an open space, called " Open Light " in Chinese antiques term. The open space is decorated with finely carved flowers and foliage on 3 sides. A drawer provides extra storage. Below the drawers, geometric carvings of the eternity scroll adorn the corners. Legs are the elegant Ming Style hoof legs. Absolutely beautiful patina. Solid wood. Tenons and mortises.

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Price: $750

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ANTIQUE COPPER TIBETAN MILK TEA POT

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: This beautiful Tibetan teapot is used to store and serve buttermilk tea. The pot is decorated with Tibetan auspicious symbols. The top is fully adorned with embossing of lucky signs and a lotus pattern. The elaboration extends to the spout of the tea pot. Hand made.

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Price: $355

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ANTIQUE TIBETAN COPPER INCENSE BURNER

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Exquisite incense burner doubles as a candle holder. The interior of the censer is decorated with 8 Tibetan Treasures, each raised and refined. the censer is shaped to resemble a full blooming lotus flower, symbol of peace and harmony. The lotuses are repeated on the stem of the censer right above the longevity scrolls. The lid is another example of fine craftsmanship. 4 pierced coins are decorative, meaningful and purposeful as they are the outlets for the incense smoke. The entire lid is adorned with embossing of lucky symbols. This wonderful piece is highly collectible and hard to come by. Its fine, spiritual energy and exotic beauty will enlighten any space it is placed within.

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Price: $255

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Lot of 10 Pure Silk Journals III

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: These journals are covered in pure silk brocade. The fabrics showcase a myriad of traditional, auspicious Chinese symbols, each expressing good wishes for life including good health, long life, happiness, prosperity, love and harmony. Nice brass coins in ancient style highlight the beauty of these books. Lot of 10 unique books with 60 lined pages. 4.5" w x 6.25" h x 0.5" d  - 6 books 4" w x 7" h x 0.5" d - 4 books

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Price: $99

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OIL ON CANVAS

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Black and white oil painting depicts streets of Shanghai in the 20s. Wonderful depth and use of light. Signed. One of a kind.

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Price: $550

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ANTIQUE GRAIN HOLDER CHEST

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: This is a heavy, substantial chest made with thick wood. The framework and top are solid and strong. There are 10 drawers with remnants of old writings on the front. They say " unity, friendship, happiness and vitality". The beautifully restored drawers will keep and hold lots. Solid brass rings make the drawer pulls. Such a chest is typical of Chinese Northern style. It was often used to store various grains in the 19th century. Beautiful elm woods were selected for the piece, their graceful grains can be observed on the chest top. Solid wood. Tenons and mortises.

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Price: $2,550

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ANTIQUE MONGOLIAN PAINTED PLAQUE

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: This fantastic 19th century plaque features elaborately painted dragons flying in the clouds. They are surrounded by butterflies. The auspicious scene symbolizes good fortune and happiness. The plaque is solid wood and hand painted with exotic mineral colors. The choice of colors and style of depiction are traditional Mongolian. The border and presence of double sashes further indicate its Mongolian origin. Such a piece was often the front of a Mongolian chest. The back of this piece has bronze hooks allowing it be hung easily. All original. Beautiful patina. This piece will add a sense of exotica and mystery to your interior. 34.5" w x 36" h x 1" d 34" to top rim of the plaque, 36" to top of the left peg.

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Price: $750

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ANTIQUE LOW MEDITATION TABLE II

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: This wonderful low chest is the perfect table for your meditation room, excellent as a stand for a sculpture, books, towels and etc. It is also a great bench. Beautiful solid wood makes the chest. Simple carvings enhance its charm. Two full drawers provide ample storage and hide a secret compartment underneath. Lower section features carved water wave pattern which symbolizes abundance and good fortune. A substantial piece that is both versatile and beautiful. Solid wood, tenons and mortises. Shan Xi province 19th Century

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Price: $650

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ANTIQUE CHINESE LOW MEDITATION TABLE III

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: This wonderful low chest is the perfect table for your meditation room, excellent as a stand for a sculpture, books, towels and etc. It is also a great bench. Beautiful solid wood makes the chest. Rustic, artistic carvings enhance its charm. Two full drawers provide ample storage and hide a secret compartment underneath. Carved peonies and foliage symbolize good fortune. A substantial piece that is both versatile and beautiful. Solid wood, tenons and mortises. Shan Xi province 19th Century

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Price: $650

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ANTIQUE DOUBLE SIDED ASIAN TABLE

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Handsome late 19th century table is made of solid choice elm wood. Elegant waist, lines and hook legs. Clear finish showcases beautiful wood grains. This table is double sided with a drawer on each side. Solid single floating panel makes the table top. The "floating panel" is a ingenious design that lets solid wood panel adjust to climate and humidity without affecting structure of the piece. Solid wood. Tenons and mortises.

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Price: $650

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ANTIQUE CHINESE TEMPLE HOUSE

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Beautiful model resembles China's real temple with exquisite carvings. Peonies and lotuses flank delicate doors decorated with "double happiness" carvings. These flowers are symbols of prosperity and purity. Doors open to reveal space for a statue or ancestry plaque. 6 columns complete the wonderful piece with 3 full size drawers for extra storage

Condition Report: Excellent

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Price: $1,800

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ANTIQUE CHINESE EMBROIDERED HAT W SILVER ORNAMENTS

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: This exquisite hat belonged to a very wealthy family's little prince. It is finely embroidered with peonies, which are symbols of prosperity. Two pairs of silk tassels decorate the sides with the back adorned by a collection of 7 tassels of 7 pastel colors suspended from a single gilded silver ornament. The gold ornament features a swallow which symbolizes good news. A hand made knot acts as a finial completes the look. The most important feature of this fine piece is the complete set of hat ornaments in pure silver. Each ornament feature an immortal with a scepter in the hand granting wishes and bringing blessings. As small as they are, each figure has fantastic facial features and vivid expressions. This is a very rare piece that is in remarkable condition. All tassels are intact with beads and knots. The embroideries are clean and beautiful. The silver figures are in superb state. Completely original. Rare. Stand included.

Condition Report: Excellent

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Price: $2,550

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REPUBLIC ERA TILE PAINTING, LARGE, WANG YE TING

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Very large tile painting depicts the serene life of a Chinese water village. This is a classic theme favored by the scholars who believe the ideal retirement is simple, isolated existence amid mountains, streams and rural, poetic environments. In the painting, the scholar's idealism is manifested as a poet who contemplates philosophy (standing), a fisherman who exercises patience and a soulful friend to other intellectuals (in the boat). The choice of colors is deliberately soft and gentle with mainly pastels. This piece displays all aesthetic hallmarks and style of a renowned Republic era artist named " Wang Ye Ting", who in 1928, when this piece was made, was at his artistic prime. Signed " The Beauty of River in Autumn, by the "Sixth Grand", in Fall, Year Wu Chen (1928), at House of Ancient Moon". Frame was added on a later day.

Condition Report: Excellent

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Price: $5,500

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NATURAL GREEN JADE VASE

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: Exquisite jade vase featuring finely carved birds and roses. The birds are peasants which are believed to be holy and brings good fortune. Roses are not commonly used in Chinese themes, they give the otherwise Traditional design a modern touch. A master craftsman created this stunning piece with fantastic carvings of intricate vines and branches. The thinnest line measures less than 1/16" yet the lines are perfectly connected, hovering over the bodice of the vase. The workmanship and artistry is astounding. Solid wood stand. Dimension of Jade vase without stand: 6.5" H x 4.75" W x 2.5" D.

Condition Report: excellent

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Price: $3,800

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ANTIQUE CHINESE BRONZE INCENSE BURNER

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: A supreme bronze piece from 19th century and before. The style of this incense burner is of the traditional "Ding" , the famed censer used by the imperial court and social elites. The Chinese history of bronze making dates back to as early as 1600 BC. This spectacular piece depicts 2 pairs of dragons guarding the handles. Their childlike expression and gentle curves soften an otherwise severe design. The handles are inscribed with ancient characters. The body of the burner features the traditional beast motif, which is a symbol of power and good fortune in prehistoric eras. The legs are interesting as they are made with 4 parakeets like birds, which symbolize joy and good news. All original patina. Exceedingly rare.

Condition Report: excellent

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Price: $3,500

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NATURAL GREEN JADE KWAN YIN

Ships From: Westlake Village, CA US

Description: 19th Century hand carved spinach jade Kwan Yin statue on custom wood base. This is all natural, top quality nephrite jade with nice old polish. Its green color is deep and saturated. The polish is smooth, lustrous and waxy. Kwan Yin has a full, serene face, her facial features are detailed and pleasant, her robe and decorations well defined. Very fine craftsmanship. Such successful execution of an intricate design can only be accomplished by a master jade carver, and it only occurs with the type of natural jade that is of a precious specimen. A single large piece that weights 395 grams is a rare find.

Condition Report: excellent

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Price: $2,550

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