Category Archives: Asian

All things Asian,….Chinese, Japanese, Burmese, Indian etc

19C Chinese or Tibetan Monks Travel Chest – RARE

19C Chinese or Tibetan Monks Travel Chest. BEAUTIFUL Large Chinese or Tibetan Travel Chest or Trunk. Fantastic hand-painted exterior showing 3 seated Tibetan Buddhist Monks. Highly decorated panels featuring Urns and Floral designs all around the front panel. Floral painting on the side panels. Original handles and front lock. Interior recently lined with green baize…

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Vintage Circular Indian Kashmir Silk Hall Rug

Vintage Circular Indian Kashmir Silk Hall Rug. Very nice circular vintage hall rug made in Northern India…..Kashmir……. in the early 20th Century. Very difficult to find circular rugs of this type. Perfect for Hallways or Atriums. Green, Brown, Black and White accents. KASHMIR RUGS: A Kashmir rug is a hand-knotted oriental rug from Kashmir. Kashmir…

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Large Vintage Red and Gold Persian Tabriz Area Rug

Large Vintage Red and Gold Persian Tabriz Area Rug. GORGEOUS Vintage Persian Tabriz area rug……for a large area or bedroom. Early 20th Century……in impeccable condition !! Red, gold and crème with hints of blue. REALLY LUXURIOUS RUG IN IMMACULATE CONDITION !!! TABRIZ RUGS: “A Tabriz rug/carpet is a type in the general category of Azerbaijan…

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Vintage Indian Kashmir Silk Floor Rug

Vintage Indian Kashmir Silk Floor Rug. Really nice rectangular, medium sized vintage floor rug. Made of pure silk in Northern India…..Kashmir …….. in the style of Persian Rugs but made of luxurious silk. Highly sought after ! Full of brown, green and white hues. Early 20th Century…….in impeccable condition. KASHMIR RUGS: A Kashmir rug is…

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20C Indian Inlaid Elephant Leg Coffee Table

20C Indian Inlaid Elephant Leg Coffee Table. Really pretty and functional small coffee table from India…..circa 1910. Table made of teak …..inlaid with marquetry and bone. Lady & Gent (Lovers) having a picnic under a tree with flowers surrounding them and house in background. Legs in the form of elephant heads with faux ivory tusks.…

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20C Middle Eastern Mosaic Trinket Box

20C Middle Eastern Mosaic Trinket Box. Nice and simple Middle Eastern/North African Trinket Box…….either from Syria or Morocco. Circa 1960……probably a vacation souvenir. Inlaid with mother of pearl. Original red velvet lined interior. MOSAIC: Mosaic is the art of creating images with an assemblage of small pieces of colored glass, stone, or other materials. It…

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20C Pair of Indian Brass and Cold painted Rose Vases

20C Pair of Indian Brass and Cold painted Rose Vases. Nice pair of matching Indian Brass and hand-painted rose vases……from circa 1940. The vases are fluted…….larger at the rim and narrowing to a circular base. Both vases are chased with floral design……………. then cold painted with burgundy, pink, red and green paint colors. INDIAN BRASSWARE: Benares…

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20C Brass Middle Eastern Miniature Kettle and Genie Pot

20C Brass Middle Eastern Miniature Kettle and Genie Pot. Cute little solid brass miniature kettle and Genie Coffee pot…….either Middle Eastern or Indian…….circa 1920. Nicely chased. A genie or jinn is a spiritual creature mentioned in Islamic theology. The English word derives from the Latin genius and is also used for this kind of guardian spirit…

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20C Pair of Brass Middle Eastern Pots

20C Pair of Brass Middle Eastern Pots. Nice pair of matching small brass pots……either Middle Eastern or Indian…….circa 1920. Each one nice chased in floral patterns. Possibly Syrian or Egyptian. Middle East: The Middle East[note 1] (also called the Mid East) is a transcontinental region centered on Western Asia, Cyprus, Turkey (Southeast Europe), and Egypt (Northeast…

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Chinese Snuff Bottle Set of 4 of The Four Seasons

Chinese Snuff Bottle Set of 4 of The Four Seasons. Vintage Chinese Snuff Bottle set of 4……representing the Flowers and Birds of Four Seasons……inside painted……all signed and in original presentation box. Mid-20th Century. SNUFF BOTTLES: Snuff bottles were used by the Chinese, Mongolians during the Qing Dynasty to contain powdered tobacco. Smoking tobacco was illegal…

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