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294 lots with images

February 2, 2013

Live Auction

123 S. Mission Dr.

# A, C, F

San Gabriel, CA, 91776 USA

Phone: 888-977-9588

Email: info@californiaasianartauction.com

294 Lots
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A LARGE PORCELAIN GOURD VASE WITH GOURD DECORATIONS

Lot 52: A LARGE PORCELAIN GOURD VASE WITH GOURD DECORATIONS

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Description: This huge sized gourd shape vase is in the Geyao style, with many smaller gourds decorated on the outside. H: 24 in ( 61 cm), D: 13 in (33cm).

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A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE

Lot 53: A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE "LOTUS" PLATE

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Description: This well-made ceramic plate is painted with lotus leaves and ducks roaming around. Mark of "GUANGXU" on the bottom. H: 2 1/2 in (6cm), D: 13 1/2 in (34cm).

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A RECTANGULAR GLAZED PAINTED BRUSH POT

Lot 55: A RECTANGULAR GLAZED PAINTED BRUSH POT

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Description: This lovely brush pot has a nice picture of fish and water plants around it. Chinese characters written by the artist can be found on one side. H: 4 1/2 in (12cm), W: 3in (7.5cm).

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A GLAZED CERAMIC CANINE FIGURE

Lot 56: A GLAZED CERAMIC CANINE FIGURE

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Description: The figure is of a dog laying down and gazing contently towards the side. Its long tail is curled up and wrapped around its body. The figure rests on a beautifully carved four legged wooden stand. H: 3 1/2 in (9cm), W: 5in (13cm).

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A PAIR OF BLUE FLOWER PORCELAIN BOWLS

Lot 57: A PAIR OF BLUE FLOWER PORCELAIN BOWLS

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Description: The blue porcelain bowls depicts several flower scenes on the inside. The outside of the bowl is decorated with red flowers and green vines. Chinese marking can be found on the bottom. H: 2 3/4 in (7cm), D: 6in (15cm).

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A CHINESE LIGHT BLUE GLAZED BOWL

Lot 58: A CHINESE LIGHT BLUE GLAZED BOWL

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Description: The bowl is of light blue glaze, with crackleware style patterns inside and outside of the bowl. H: 2 in (5cm), D: 5in (13cm).

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A CHINESE GREEN GLAZED PORCELAIN BOWL

Lot 59: A CHINESE GREEN GLAZED PORCELAIN BOWL

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Description: The smooth lime green porcelain bowl is white on the inside and has a painted image of plants down the center. The bottom of the bowl has six Chinese characters. H: 2 3/4 in (7cm), D: 5 1/4in (13cm).

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A CHINESE CELADON GLAZE CHARGER

Lot 60: A CHINESE CELADON GLAZE CHARGER

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Description: This large sized charger is glazed with typical Song Dynasty celadon color. The foliated rim extends to the interior with concave ridges. The base bears the typical iron red burn mark. Period of Ming Dynasty. H: 2 3/4 in ( 9.5cm), W: 13in ( 33cm).

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A CHINESE SILVER AND CERAMIC LOTUS PLATE

Lot 61: A CHINESE SILVER AND CERAMIC LOTUS PLATE

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Description: This well-made plate is in the shape of a lotus flower and is made from silver. Flowers and lily pads are portrayed on the inners of the plate. H: 2 1/2 in (6cm), W: 15 1/4 in (39 cm).

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A CHINESE LIGHT BLUE GLAZED HEXAGONAL STAND

Lot 62: A CHINESE LIGHT BLUE GLAZED HEXAGONAL STAND

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Description: The stand is of hexagonal shape, with expanding mid section. Flower patterns surround the stand, and each section has a pierced through opening symbolizing longevity. H: 8 in (20.5cm)

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A GREEN CHINESE PORCELAIN PENDANT

Lot 63: A GREEN CHINESE PORCELAIN PENDANT

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Description: The pendant is yellow-green with complicated floral decorations all around. Two Chinese characters are written in the center on both sides of the pendant. L: 2 1/4 in (5.5 cm)

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A GLAZED MYTHICAL BEAST FIGURE

Lot 64: A GLAZED MYTHICAL BEAST FIGURE

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Description: The figure depicts a mythical dog creature with monkey ears and a horn. The creature is snarling with its head tilted to the side. H: 6 1/4 in ( 16 cm)

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A CHINESE TWO HANDLE

Lot 65: A CHINESE TWO HANDLE "FLORAL" VASE

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Description: The vase is shaped in a peculiar design, similar to flower petals. Two small Lingzhi handles extrudes from the neck. The opening is spread out, but it is covered by a pierce carved design, allowing very little room. Mark of "QIANLONG" on the bottom. H: 11 in (28 cm)

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A CHINESE CERAMIC BRUSH POT

Lot 66: A CHINESE CERAMIC BRUSH POT

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Description: The brush pot depicts mountains, trees, and river scenes, with mark on the bottom. Republic period. H: 6 in (15.5 cm), W: 4 1/2 in (11 cm)

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A SMALL BLUE AND WHITE VASE

Lot 67: A SMALL BLUE AND WHITE VASE

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Description: This small blue and white vase depicts several infant figures playing around on the body of the vase. Four Chinese characters are marked on the bottom. H: 6 in (15 cm)

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A PAIR OF CHINESE TEA CUPS

Lot 68: A PAIR OF CHINESE TEA CUPS

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Description: This pair of intricate tea cups are decorated with carps on all four sides. Mark of "DAOGUANG" on the bottom. D:2 3/4 in (7 cm) H: 1 1/2 in (4 cm)

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A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE TEAPOT

Lot 69: A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE TEAPOT

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Description: The blue and white teapot has flower theme surrounding the outside. The teapot comes with its original basket packaging. H: 4 1/2 in (11.5 cm), W: 4 3/4 in (12cm)

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A SET OF FOUR PORCELAIN WARES

Lot 70: A SET OF FOUR PORCELAIN WARES

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Description: This set of porcelain wares consists of a bottle, a bowl, a plate, and a jar. The items are differently colored. D: 14 3/4 in (38 cm), H: 2in (5cm); W: 8 in (20cm), H: 11 1/2 in (29cm); W: 8 1/2 in (22cm), H: 14 in (36cm); D: 7 in (18 cm), H: 3 in (8cm)

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A GROUP OF FIVE ASIAN PORCELAIN PIECES

Lot 71: A GROUP OF FIVE ASIAN PORCELAIN PIECES

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Description: The group includes a small cup, a blue and white vase, a pink under glaze vase, a gourd shaped vase, and a large vase with two handles. W: 8 in (20cm), H: 13 in (33cm); W: 4 in (10cm), H: 9 1/2 in (24cm); W: 5 in (13cm), H: 10 1/2 in (27cm); W: 4 1/4 in (11cm), H: 7 in (18cm); W: 4 in (10cm), H: 2 1/4 in (6cm)

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A PORCELAIN

Lot 72: A PORCELAIN "DRAGON" CENSER

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Description: This porcelain censer depicts two dragons flying through the clouds. Mark of "YONGZHENG" on the bottom. D: 9 1/2 in (24cm), H : 6 in (15cm)

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A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE CHARGER

Lot 73: A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE CHARGER

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Description: This large sized blue and white charger has flowers and leaves decorated around the inside. D: 14 1/2 in (37cm), H : 3 in (8cm)

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A JAPANESE PORCELAIN SET

Lot 74: A JAPANESE PORCELAIN SET

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Description: This set of Japanese porcelain consists of matching cups, bowls, vases, and jars, and a paddle. Vase W: 8 in (20cm), H: 12 1/2 in (32cm); Paddle W: 9 in (23cm), H: 24 1/2 in ( 62cm)

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A RED LACQUER BOX WITHIN A BOX

Lot 75: A RED LACQUER BOX WITHIN A BOX

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Description: This box consists of a box inside the first box. The boxes are beautifully painted with three figures and a landscape in the background. L: 12 1/2 in (32 cm), W: 10 in (26 cm)

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A CHINESE GLAZED DRAGON VASE

Lot 76: A CHINESE GLAZED DRAGON VASE

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Description: This huge and well-glazed vase depicts a ferocious dragon on the front and a Chinese marking on the other side. W: 11 in (28 cm), L: 20 1/2 in (52 cm)

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A PORCELAIN VASE AND A PORCELAIN PLAQUE

Lot 77: A PORCELAIN VASE AND A PORCELAIN PLAQUE

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Description: This set includes a porcelain vase with flowers and birds and a porcelain plaque that depicts a story of several individuals conversing together. W: 7 1/2 in (19 cm), H: 18 in (46 cm); W: 8 in (20 cm), L: 15 1/4 in (39 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED

Lot 78: A CHINESE CARVED "MYTHICAL BEAST" JADE CENSER

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Description: The jade censer features Taotie mask tripod legs, elephant head ringed handles, and a mythical beast on top of the lid. The whole censer is situated on a delicately carved hardwood stand. H: 8 1/4 in (21 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED TABLE SCREEN

Lot 79: A CHINESE CARVED TABLE SCREEN

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Description: The jade plaque is of fan shape, enclosed by pierce carved hardwood frames. The jade plaque depicts two horses near a river, with poem on the back side. The frame consists of many patterns of flowers, fortune, and longevity. H: 12 1/4 in (31 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE LIDDED CENSER

Lot 80: A CHINESE CARVED JADE LIDDED CENSER

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Description: Rising from three beast leg, this censer is set with a pair of large dragon-head loop handles suspending loose rings. The cover is designed in similar ways with a dragon on the top. H: 5 1/2 in (13.5cm), D: 5 1/2 in (14cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE CAMEL FIGURE

Lot 81: A CHINESE CARVED JADE CAMEL FIGURE

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Description: This well carved jade camel is about to rise on its feet. The figure was carved almost life like as you can almost see the movement of the neck, head and the leg of the camel. Hairline crack on the front left leg. H: 9 in ( 23 cm), W: 9 1/2 in ( 24 cm).

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TWO CHINESE CARVED JADE FIGURES

Lot 82: TWO CHINESE CARVED JADE FIGURES

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Description: Two jade stone carvings, one of a cicada and the other of a turtle. H: 1/2 in ( 2cm), W: 4 in ( 10cm). H: 4 in ( 10 cm) W: 5 in ( 12.5 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE ORNAMENT OF A BUDDHA'S HAND PLANT

Lot 83: A CHINESE CARVED JADE ORNAMENT OF A BUDDHA'S HAND PLANT

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Description: This Buddha's Hand jade ornament has vines dangling down from its body and leaves on top. Period of Qing Dynasty. L: 2 3/4 in (7.2 cm)

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A CHINESE PIERCE CARVED JADE AMULET

Lot 84: A CHINESE PIERCE CARVED JADE AMULET

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Description: This rounded pierce carved amulet features a phoenix on one side and a dragon on the other. The patterns around the amulet are finely carved and extremely detailed. diameter: 2 1/4 in (5.5 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT OF A RIDER

Lot 85: A CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT OF A RIDER

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Description: This Chinese jade pendant depicts a man riding a horse. The jade is covered by patches of butter-scotch-like color in the front and has a Chinese marking in the back. L: 2 1/4 in ( 5.7 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE ORNAMENT OF A MONKEY AND HORSE

Lot 86: A CHINESE CARVED JADE ORNAMENT OF A MONKEY AND HORSE

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Description: The horse is kneeled down with its head turned backwards. A small monkey is found petting the horse. L: 1 1/2 in ( 3.5 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE PAPERWEIGHT

Lot 87: A CHINESE CARVED JADE PAPERWEIGHT

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Description: This beautifully carved jade paperweight has leaf patterns and Chinese characters in the middle. L:7 in ( 18 cm) W: 1 1/2 in ( 4 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE FIGURAL GROUP OF TREES AND BIRDS

Lot 88: A CHINESE CARVED JADE FIGURAL GROUP OF TREES AND BIRDS

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Description: The figural group depicts two birds, standing under trees and plants, with a large chrysanthemum flower in the middle. W: 5.4 in ( 14 cm ) H: 4.3 in ( 11 cm )

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A CARVED JADE MYTHICAL BEAST FIGURE

Lot 89: A CARVED JADE MYTHICAL BEAST FIGURE

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Description: This figure is carved in the form of a mythical beast. It has ferocious posture and snarling teeth. Republic period. W: 8 1/2 in ( 22 cm) H: 3 1/2 in ( 9 cm )

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE ORNAMENT OF A BOY

Lot 90: A CHINESE CARVED JADE ORNAMENT OF A BOY

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Description: The jade ornament depicts a smiling boy holding a peach branch full of peaches. A coral bead is attached to the string. L: 1.9 in ( 5 cm)

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A CHINESE RED PORCELAIN PENDANT

Lot 91: A CHINESE RED PORCELAIN PENDANT

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Description: The pendant is tinted red with complicated floral decorations all around. Two Chinese characters are written in the center on both sides of the pendant. L: 2 1/2 in ( 6.3 cm)

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A SET OF THREE JADE ORNAMENTS

Lot 92: A SET OF THREE JADE ORNAMENTS

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Description: The decorated jade ornaments are in the shape of a cloud and are detailed with a house and garden scenes. Chinese characters are also engraved on one of the item. The smallest ornament is a belt hook that portrays a bat. L: 4 7/8 in (12.5 cm), H: 3 3/4 in (9.5 cm); L: 4 1/2 in (11.5 cm), H: 3 3/8 in (8.5 cm);L: 2 7/8 in (7.3 cm), H: 2 in (5 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE GUANYIN FIGURE

Lot 93: A CHINESE CARVED JADE GUANYIN FIGURE

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Description: The figure depicts Guanyin holding a young child, symbolizing fertility. H: 18 in (46 cm), W: 8 1/2 in (81.5 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE TEA EWER

Lot 94: A CHINESE CARVED JADE TEA EWER

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Description: This well carved jade tea ewer rests firmly on a wooden stand. The kettle is carved with mythical images and has jade rings looped around the handle and stout. H: 9 5/8 in (24.5 cm), W: 4 1/2 in (11.5 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED JADE LION ORNAMENT

Lot 95: A CHINESE CARVED JADE LION ORNAMENT

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Description: This well-carved jade ornament is made into the form of a fearsome lion, pouncing onto a smaller lion. They show great ferocity. L: 5 1/2 in (14 cm), W: 3 1/2 in (9 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED SHOUSHAN SOFT STONE FIGURAL GROUP

Lot 96: A CHINESE CARVED SHOUSHAN SOFT STONE FIGURAL GROUP

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Description: This well made figural group is a carved Shoushan with many swans circling around giant peaches. H: 20 1/2 in ( 52 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED WOOD ROOT CUP

Lot 97: A CHINESE CARVED WOOD ROOT CUP

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Description: The well carved cup was made of wooden root, with cup opening in water drop shape, and multiple tendrils to support it. L: 5 7/8 in ( 15 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED

Lot 98: A CHINESE CARVED "BUTTERFLIES" ROUND COVERED BOX

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Description: The round box has flower patterns on the bottom and side. On the cover, two butterflies flies around a large flower. Minor chip and crack damage. D: 3 1/4 in (8.3 cm)

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18 CHINESE BRONZE 'BIRDS' ORNAMENTS AND HAIRPINS

Lot 99: 18 CHINESE BRONZE 'BIRDS' ORNAMENTS AND HAIRPINS

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Description: This set consists of eighteen unique pieces of bird ornaments and hairpins. The birds are decorated with a variety of different colored stones. L: 3 1/8~3 5/8 in (8~9.2 cm) ; L: 4 1/2 in (11.5 cm) ; L: 2 7/8~3 1/4 in (7.3~8.3 cm)

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CHINESE EWER AND SIX (6) WATER PIPE HOOKAHS

Lot 100: CHINESE EWER AND SIX (6) WATER PIPE HOOKAHS

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Description: The set includes six water pipe hookahs of different design, some with carvings, while others have Chinese characters imprinted. The ewer has a special design that allows holding tea with the center container. L: 7 1/2 in (19 cm), H: 3 3/4 in (9.5 cm);H:9 3/4 in ( 24.8 cm) ; H:9 3/4 in ( 24.8 cm) ; H: 10 3/4 in ( 27.5 cm) ; H: 10 3/4 in ( 27.5 cm) ; H: 9 1/4 in ( 23.5 cm) ; H: 11 1/4 in ( 28.5 cm)

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TWO (2) CERAMIC UNGLAZED BEASTS

Lot 101: TWO (2) CERAMIC UNGLAZED BEASTS

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Description: One figure depicts a horse, with wings on its side. The other figure depicts a mythical beast, howling towards the sky. Age related damage. H: 11 3/4 in (30 cm); 9 1/2 in ( 24 cm)

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A CHINESE CARVED AGARWOOD FAN TABLE SCREEN

Lot 102: A CHINESE CARVED AGARWOOD FAN TABLE SCREEN

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Description: The table screen consists of two parts; an agarwood fan enclosed by hardwood frame and a hardwood stand. The fan surface depicts two ladies seated in a garden setting with a child studying on the table. The fan surface has two pieces of ivory, both painted and carved. The hardwood frame and stand were delicately carved, with intricate patterns and designs. L: 19 1/4 in (49 cm) ; H: 14 1/2 in (37 cm)

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