CHINESE CARVED JADE, TURQUOISE, CORAL AND AGATE NECKLACE With A Carved and Pierced Jade Prayer Wheel
Fabulous Long Chinese Carved Jade, Turquoise, Coral and Agate Necklace - (84) turquoise nugget beads, separated by (46) coral beads, and (23) brown agate beads and two celadon jade bi, suspending a beautiful carved and pierced Jade Double Prayer Wheel of Butterfly form centered with two freely rotating carved discs, and further suspending three celadon jade pebbles and beads. The whole is double knotted with turquoise silk, and connected by a silver oval filigreed clasp (marked Silver). each jade bi is approx. 1 1/8" in diameter. Condition: Excellent, as would be commensurate with age and very, very gentle use. It's an 'exceptional' piece.
Length: 19 in. Wheel Diam.: 2 3/8 in. Jade Bi Diam.: 1 1/8 in.
Item #: MT-C01190
PRICE: SOLD THANK YOU
CHINESE EMBROIDERED AND GOLD COUCHING DRAWSTRING PURSE Qing - Signed
Beautiful Chinese Ladies Embroidered and Gold Couching (Metal Thread Stitch) Drawstring Purse - Qing - Signed - Exquisitely embroidered on silk with flowering branches, a bat, mountains and a precious object in soft colors in couching, satin stitch and pekinese stitch on a pale silk ground ground; the reverse with butterflies, flower and cloud scrolls; with macrame tassels. Signed on the front in a shaped reserve. A wonderful example of Chinese Embroidered Textiles of the highest quality. Overall Condition: Very good with some separation of the silk around the collar, a loose thread around the bottom of the signature, and a tiny pinhole on the front and back, all commensurate with age and use.
Purse Size: 5 1/4 in. x 3 1/4 in. Total Length: 10 1/2 in. to the top of the string, w/o tassels.
Item #: MT-C1166
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LARGE ANTIQUE CHINESE ETCHED BRASS PIPE Late 19th/early 20th c.
Large Antique Chinese Pipe with Hand-Etched Body - late 19th/early 20th c. The upright heavy pipe with straight shaft, curved at the end, and hand-etched body with removeable stem of brass and Paktong (Baitong) Decorated on the front with two figures in a mountainous landscape, and a house nestled between large rocks; the reverse, and one side with Chinese characters in various styles of script, the lid opening to reveal an inscription, a signature on the removeable stem, with original silk tassels and Peking glass beads. Condition: Very good with implements and brush absent, tassels sparce, no dents.