Old Chinese Rosary with Carved Nuts and Gems

 

Old Chinese Rosary with Gems

Attractive old Chinese Rosary with Carved Nuts and Gems

antique Chinese rosary

Old Chinese rosary (or bracelet) with carved nuts, semi precious stones and coral.

The nuts are delicately carved with groups of monks. 16 pieces in a row, length ca. 25 cm.

Good condition.

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Winifred Wagner Fotos in Beyreuth Lot of 12

Bayreuth Photo Lot incl. Winifred Wagner

Winifred Wagner Foto

Lot of 12 postcards (fotos) with artists related to Bayreuth, mainly singers, 1920s.

2 photos show Winifred Wagner among artists.

Winifred Wagner Foto

Small stamp of the photographer at reverse: S. Sammer, Photograph, Bayreuth.

All are unused and in good condition.

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Chinese Leisure Seal by Li Fuyu 李伏雨

Chinese leisure seal by the known artist Li Fuyu 李伏雨 (1924-1995). Beige-grey stone with 4 characters engraved: 月台环翠 yue tai Huan Cui (railway platform to Hancui).

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Size: 18 x 18 x 48 mm, good condition.

Side engraving with details. 一九七四年一月三十日灯下,伏雨制

The seal was carved in 1974.

李伏雨(1924—1995)湖南长沙望城人。曾用名康球、胡雨

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Qing Chinese Seal with Cicada, Collectors Seal by 元白

Old Chinese Seal, Cicada, Collectors Seal, Qing

Qing Dynasty, Chinese Seal: Grey Shou Shan stone with a cicada as handle and 4 characters as actual seal: 元白藏书 Yuan Bai Cang Shu (Book Collection Yuan Bai).
Text, name of the seal carver, Bai Yuan, as side inscription.
0,8 x 0,8 x 2 inches (22 x 22 x 50 mm), 54 gram. Fine condition.

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Buddha Avalokiteshvara Bronze in Ming Style

Qing Dynasty Buddha Bronze in Ming Style.

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Qing Dynasty Bronze: Seated Buddha Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin) with scepter, wearing an openwork crown.

Detailed, fine work, rich ornaments.

According Ming-style the figure has a large head and a gentle smile.

Attractive natural patina. The bronze is approximately 100 years old.

Height: 30,5 cm, width: 21 cm, weight: 3,9 kg. Very good condition.

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王千鼻烟壶 Wang Qian Painted Snuff Bottle

Inside Painted Snuff Bottle by Wang Qian

Chinese Snuff Bottle Inside Painted by Wang Qian
Decorative old Chinese snuff bottle. Peking glass with scholars reading poems at front and reverse, overlaid cranes on both sides. Delicately executed. Painted by the renowned artist Wan Qian 王千.
Artist signed: Wang Qian 王千
43 x 26 x 62 mm, good condition.

 

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Pair of Qing Dynasty Hardwood Lions

Pair of Qing Dynasty Hardwood Lions

Chinese boxwood carvings Chinese boxwood carvings

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China, Qing Dynasty: Very attractive pair of hardwood Foo Lions. Strong expressions, delicately carved.

The female lion has a cub in her paws, the male holds a ball.

Both objects are in very good condition with no parts missing and no cracks.Appr. 15,6 x 4,5 x 9,2 cm.  More Chinese Antiques: HERE

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Attractive Chinese Snuff Bottle with Musician and Gu Qin

Attractive Chinese Snuff Bottle with Musician

Beautiful old Chinese snuff bottle. Beige-brown agate with a musician, sitting in a cave and playing the Gu Qin (Chinese zither). Well carved.
52 x 38 x 62 mm. Very good condition.

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Antique Chinese Seal with Eight Immortals

Antique Chinese Seal. Hard Wood, Qing Dynasty

Antique Chinese hard-wood seal with very decorative carving of the actual seal print.
It seems to be a company seal. What makes it special is the carving of the border, which depicts the Eight immortals, delicately carved with strong expressions.

The seal is from the 18th century. At one side is a wax seal attached, which was needed to bring the seal out of China. It was bought in the early 1970s in Tianjin.

Size: 0,8 x 1,7 x 2,1 inches, 40 gram, fine condition.

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Decorative Chickenblood Stone on Stand 昌化鸡血石

Chickenblood Stone on Stand

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Decorative Chang-Hua Chickenblood stone (昌化鸡血石) in shape of a natural rock with red inclusions at the upper part.

The stand is part of the lot.
Size of the stone: 70 x 35 x 73. 181 grams.

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