Old Chinese Rosary with Gems
Attractive old Chinese Rosary with Carved Nuts and Gems
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.
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Bayreuth Photo Lot incl. Winifred Wagner
Lot of 12 postcards (fotos) with artists related to Bayreuth, mainly singers, 1920s.
2 photos show Winifred Wagner among artists.
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 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).
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.
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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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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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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.
Pair of Qing Dynasty Hardwood Lions
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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
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. 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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