All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1238015 (stock #00727)
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$350.00
Circa 1880-1910 Chinese Opium Pillow. These Porcelain Pillows such as these were Produced in China and Exported to Overseas Chinese Communities around the World. Often they were used in Commercial Opium Dens. This Example has a Open Work Cash Motif Design on one end. The other end has a Aperture to Permit items to be stored inside. The open end of the Pillow would be Pushed up against the Wall while the Smoker lay on the Floor or Smoking Platform, resting his head on the Pillow...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1238005 (stock #00721)
Mimi's Antiques
$350.00
Circa 1880-1910 Chinese Opium Pillow. These Porcelain Pillows such as these were Produced in China and Exported to Overseas Chinese Communities around the World. Often they were used in Commercial Opium Dens. This example has a open Work Cash Motif Design on one end. The other end has a Aperture to Permit items to be stored inside. The open ends of the Pillows would be pushed up against the wall while the smoker lay on the floor or smoking platform, resting his head on the pillow...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1237931 (stock #00715)
Mimi's Antiques
$350.00
Circa 1880-1910 Chinese Opium Pillow. These Porcelain Pillows such as these were Produced in China and Exported to Overseas Chinese Communities around the World. Often they were used in Commercial Opium Dens. This example has a open Work Cash Motif Design on one end. The other end has a Aperture to Permit items to be stored inside. The open ends of the Pillows would be pushed up against the wall while the smoker lay on the floor or smoking platform,resting his head on the pillow...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1229327 (stock #009202)
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$750.00
Circa 1840 Hand Colored Steel Engraving by Thomas Allom,Circa 1840. Allom (1804-1872) was a Topographical Illustrator and Architect. He was born in London,England and in 1819 he was apprenticed to the Architect,Francis Goodwin. Allom was a Founder Member of the Royal Institute of British Architects(RIBA). His prints of China successfully depict the culture of the Chinese people in the mid 19TH.Century as well as picturesque views of the countryside,towns and villages...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1066947 (stock #007332)
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$395.00
Circa 1880 Japanese Satsuma Tazza/Compote in a nice minature size. Nicely decorated on the top with ladies in a colorful scene crossing a bridge. The diameter is 4" across with nice gilded handles on each side. Under the pedestal is a mark, which might be the signature of the artist. The height is 2 1/4". Excellent quality and in very Good Condition with no chips, cracks or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1066916 (stock #007325)
Mimi's Antiques
$395.00
Circa 1880 Japanese satsuma Minature Teapot with original cover and a nice wicker handle. Very rare teapot of a very small minature size. The teapot measures 2 7/8" in diameter and the height to the top of the original cover is 1". Nice decoration on the cover and nicely decorated flowers around the top of the teapot. The bottom of he teapot has what I presume is japanese letters which might be the signature of the artist.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1800 item #909913 (stock #004286)
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$300
Circa 1730 Japanese Sake (Saki) Bottle 11" in height decorated in underglaze blue with a European figure in black and red. Slight wear to black enamels. Crazing consistent to the age. No Damage or Restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #582264 (stock #0000346)
Mimi's Antiques
$750
Circa 1700 Chinese Kangxi Period Famille Verte Porcelain Joss Stick Holder measuring 6 1/4" in height and the rectangular plinth is 2 1/4" X 1 1/2". It is modelled in the form of a Buddhistic Lion and its young on a rectangular plinth, with the base being unglazed and fired slightly orange. Good Condition with only a minor chips having been restored. Unusual Chinese Pieces of this age are RARE and very rarely appear on the market...