These cotton banners were often given to fishing vessels in hopes
of returning with a great catch. circa mid 20th century or earlier
68" x 92"
Massive Ceramic Vessel from Northern Thailand
Massive rustic pot from Northern Thailand. Circa 1930's. Extremely heavy.
Beautiful glaze with white drip marks.
33" ht. x 30" diam.
Chinese silver folk art jewelry
Minority Chinese silver necklace, repousse
A collection of rare Chinese signage
Sinotique's collection of rare Chinese 18th and 19th century signs from businesses, and residences
Antique Japanese striped indigo cotton
indigo cotton, Japan circa 1900
37.5" x 65"
Antique Indian brass ceremonial bells
Japanese fishing banner in cotton
Multi color striped ship banner
56" x 58"
Antique Indian Hindu Shrine
Antique indian hand carved wood bowl
Antique Textiles from Thailand
Large ship's banner - Japan
Large ship banner
30" x 26 '
Collection of 18th and 19th century Chinese ancestral shrines
Buddhist rosary on Japanese tansu
a Tibetan Buddhist rosary rests on a 19th century Japanese tansu made of stained kiri wood
collection of Chinese head rests
all handmade , utilizing mortise and tenon joinery.
Thai Indigo dyed batik
Carved wooden bowl from India
A Carved wood bowl from India, on top of a solid teak Indian chest
Jingasa hanging lamp
a 19th century "jingasa" or Samurai hat, is repurposed to become a hanging pendant lamp.
Antique Mongolian bell
An early 20th century silver Mongolian bell is festooned with turquoise and coral.
This item has been sold.
Papua new Guinea bone breast plate
Metal beads in a Cambodian lacquer offering tray
Tuya burl sphere
Tuya wood is from Morocco
rare "paper" nautilus shells
"Paper" nautilus shells,so named because the shell is actually as tissue thin. Argonauta are not nautiluses at all, they are octopuses! The paper thin white calcareous 'shell' is actually an egg case made by females. These delicate 'shells' are prized rare finds to beach combers. Argonauts are found worldwide in tropical and semi-tropical waters but they are quite rare. However, every now and then large numbers of them will be found in certain areas of the world.
$420 set of two.
necklace made from antique Indian rupees
A collection of trunks and boxes
Trunks and boxes
Collection of antique handcarved wooden bowls
Collection of antique Chinese celedon earthenware
Woven items from China and the Philippines
Chinese headrests, Philippines market baskets and document boxes, Philippines hand brooms