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Early and Fine Chinese Iron Water Bath
Located in Bloomfield Hills, MI
Early 19th to mid 19th century Chinese, Iron, water bath. With the patina of decades, this cast-iron sarcophagus-shaped bath has its original handles and exudes a timeless floral de...
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Antique 1820s Chinese Qing Metalwork

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Iron

  • Early and Fine Chinese Iron Water Bath
  • Early and Fine Chinese Iron Water Bath
  • Early and Fine Chinese Iron Water Bath
  • Early and Fine Chinese Iron Water Bath
H 16 in. W 20 in. D 11.5 in.
Antique Chinese Iron Bell
Located in Woodbury, CT
Inscribed with Chinese lettering and decoration. Scalloped bottom edge. Dimensions approximated. Very heavy.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork

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Iron

  • Antique Chinese Iron Bell
  • Antique Chinese Iron Bell
  • Antique Chinese Iron Bell
  • Antique Chinese Iron Bell
H 30 in. Dm 22 in.
Provincial Chinese Iron Bell, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
This rustic, 19th century iron bell once pealed in celebration or gave notice of important events in a town in Northern China. The shoulder of the bell is decorated with subtle linew...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Rustic Garden Ornaments

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Iron

Chinese Iron and Gilt Buddha Bust
Located in New York, NY
Asian Chinese style gilt and polychromed cast iron bust of Buddha.  
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20th Century Chinese Export Busts

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Iron, Wrought Iron

  • Chinese Iron and Gilt Buddha Bust
  • Chinese Iron and Gilt Buddha Bust
  • Chinese Iron and Gilt Buddha Bust
  • Chinese Iron and Gilt Buddha Bust
H 14 in. W 10 in. D 11 in.
19th Century Chinese Iron Bell
Located in Chicago, IL
This rustic, 19th-century iron bell once pealed in celebration or gave notice of important events in a town in northern China. Marked with holes to affix the clapper or insert a pole...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Garden Ornaments

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Iron

  • 19th Century Chinese Iron Bell
  • 19th Century Chinese Iron Bell
  • 19th Century Chinese Iron Bell
  • 19th Century Chinese Iron Bell
H 16.25 in. Dm 11.25 in.
19th Century Provincial Chinese Iron Bell
Located in Chicago, IL
This rustic, 19th century iron bell once pealed in celebration or gave notice of important events in a town in northern China. The shoulder of the bell is adorned with subtle decorat...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Rustic Garden Ornaments

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Iron

19th Century Chinese Iron Courtyard Bell
Located in Chicago, IL
This rustic, 19th century iron bell once pealed in celebration or gave notice of important events in a town in northern China. The bell's wide mouth and ridged bead lines give this b...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Garden Ornaments

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Iron

Pair of Chinese Iron Clad Benches, circa 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
This pair of late 19th century benches are designed in a traditional style that dates back as far as the Song dynasty (690 to 1279 CE). The corner leg benches have floating panel top...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Iron

  • Pair of Chinese Iron Clad Benches, circa 1900
  • Pair of Chinese Iron Clad Benches, circa 1900
  • Pair of Chinese Iron Clad Benches, circa 1900
  • Pair of Chinese Iron Clad Benches, circa 1900
H 21.5 in. W 50.5 in. D 11.25 in.
Chinese Antique Iron Bath
Located in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Interesting 19th C Chinese antique iron bath. 1860. Dimensions 41 inches (104 cms) Wide 25.5 inches (65 cms) Deep 18 inches (46 cms) High.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork

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Iron

  • Chinese Antique Iron Bath
  • Chinese Antique Iron Bath
  • Chinese Antique Iron Bath
  • Chinese Antique Iron Bath
H 18 in. W 41 in. D 25.5 in.
Antique Chinese Cast Iron Weight
Located in New York, NY
A tall, solid cast iron 19th century Chinese weight. Beautifully worn, with original hand forged hanger. A heavy piece with presence and history. Measures: Height of piece: 8" Heig...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Iron

Chinese Cast Iron Vessel, c. 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
This cast-iron vessel has an elegant form reminiscent of the beautiful ironwork, bronzes, and ceramics perfected by Chinese artisans thousands of years ago. A century ago this jar wo...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Rustic Urns

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Iron

Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
Cast in iron with a raised floral design, this vintage mortar was once used in a traditional apothecary to create herbal medicines. Beautifully aged with a rich patina, the footed mo...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Planters, Cachepots and Jardinières

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Iron

  • Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
  • Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
  • Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
  • Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
H 8 in. W 6 in. D 6 in.
Chinese Cast Iron Longevity Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
Cast in iron with a raised design, this vintage mortar was originally used in a traditional apothecary to create herbal medicines. The swelling shape allowed free movement of a pestl...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Planters, Cachepots and Jardinières

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Iron

Vintage Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage cast iron mortar from China's Shanxi province is patterned in low relief with a simple floral design. Originally used in a traditional apothecary to create herbal medici...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Rustic Metalwork

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Iron

Vintage Chinese Cast Iron Chrysanthemum Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage iron mortar from China's Shanxi province was cast in low relief with a delicate chrysanthemum in bloom. Originally used in a traditional apothecary to create herbal medi...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Rustic Metalwork

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Iron

Vintage Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage cast iron mortar from China's Shanxi province is patterned in low relief with a simple floral design. Originally used in a traditional apothecary to create herbal medici...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Rustic Metalwork

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Iron

Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
Cast in iron with a raised floral design, this vintage mortar was originally used in a traditional apothecary to create herbal medicines. The swelling shape allowed free movement of ...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Vases

Materials

Iron

  • Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
  • Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
  • Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
  • Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
H 6.75 in. Dm 6.75 in.
Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar and Pestle
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage cast iron mortar and pestle from is from China's Shanxi province and is patterned in low relief with floral motifs. It was originally used in a traditional apothecary to...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Metalwork

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Iron

18th Century Chinese Cast Iron Bell
Located in New York, NY
A decorated 18th Century cast iron bell from Shanxi Province with beautiful patina throughout and a lovely tone. Includes custom-made contemporary iron stand.   
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Fur...

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Iron

  • 18th Century Chinese Cast Iron Bell
  • 18th Century Chinese Cast Iron Bell
  • 18th Century Chinese Cast Iron Bell
  • 18th Century Chinese Cast Iron Bell
H 21 in. W 12 in. D 6 in.
Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar and Pestle
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage cast iron mortar and pestle from is from China's Shanxi province and is patterned in low relief with floral motifs. It was originally used in a traditional apothecary to...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Metalwork

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Iron

Set of Antique Cast Iron Chinese Weight Measures
Located in New York, NY
A beautiful pair of solid cast iron Chinese scale weights, each showing great patina. These tactile pieces from Shanxi Province are great for shelf or desk display and use. Sold as a...
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Early 20th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Iron

French Wrought Iron Chinese Chippendale Style Pagoda Lantern
By Jean Royère, Oscar Bruno Bach, Addison Mizner, Raymond Subes, Edgar Brandt
Located in Houston, TX
Stunning French wrought iron Chinese Chippendale style pagoda lantern. This heavy duty hand forged black wrought iron pagoda shaped lantern has been newly wired to U.S. specification...
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Vintage 1930s European Chinese Chippendale Lanterns

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Wrought Iron

18th Century Chinese Low Iron Basin
Located in Chicago, IL
China was the earliest known civilization create works with cast iron, first appearing thousands of years ago during the illustrious Zhou dynasty. This early 18th century iron vessel...
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Antique Early 18th Century Chinese Qing Planters and Jardinieres

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Iron

Chinese Style Black Iron Filigree Table Lamp
Located in New York, NY
Asian Chinese style (19/20th Century) tall black iron filigree design tiered table lamp on a round base.
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Antique 19th Century Unknown Chinese Export Table Lamps

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Iron, Wrought Iron

19th Century Chinese Cast Iron Brazier
Located in Chicago, IL
Time has a way of cloaking functional objects in mystery. At least that’s how we feel about this fantastic brazier acquired from a discerning collector who lived in China for decades...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Qing Planters and Jardinieres

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Iron

Oriental Room Divider, Chinese Craftsmanship, Art, Wrought Iron Han Dynasty
Located in Antwerp, BE
Oriental room divider; Art; Mid century; Chinese craftsmanship; Wrought iron; Han Dynasty Two oriental room dividers, Inspired by ancient Chinese craftsmanship of the Han Dynasty....
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Antique Early 1900s Chinese Chinese Export More Asian Art, Objects and F...

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Wrought Iron

19th Century Chinese Cast Iron Vessel
Located in Chicago, IL
This cast-iron vessel has an elegant form reminiscent of the beautiful ironwork, bronzes, and ceramics perfected by Chinese artisans thousands of years ago. A century ago this jar wo...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Rustic Vases

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Iron

Early 20th Century Chinese Cast Iron Lotus Basin
Located in Chicago, IL
China was the earliest known civilization create works with cast iron, first appearing thousands of years ago during the illustrious Zhou dynasty. Textured with lotus blossoms in hig...
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21st Century and Contemporary Chinese Planters and Jardinieres

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Iron

Large Chinese Export Monochrome Vase, in Iron Red
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Large Chinese Export monochrome vase, in iron red Measure: Opening is 6.5"x 4".
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

17th Century Chinese Wanli-Era Cast Iron Bell
Located in Chicago, IL
A cast iron bell, when struck with a wooden beam, announced the time of day to villagers. This monumental example is covered in relief casts of chrysanthemum blossoms and characters ...
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Antique Early 17th Century Chinese Ming Garden Ornaments

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Iron

Chinese Chippendale Coffee Table with Stylized Bamboo Iron Base
Located in Chicago, IL
Hand-wrought iron, brass and dark ashwood Chinese Chippendale coffee table. The iron base is finished in a patinated black lacquer with brass rings creating the stylized bamboo effec...
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Vintage 1960s American Chinese Chippendale Coffee and Cocktail Tables

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Wrought Iron

18th Century Dome Shaped Cast Iron Weight with Chinese Characters
Located in New York, NY
A very unusual dome shaped cast iron weight from Shanxi Province with distinct Chinese characters on both sides. Antique cast iron weights from China of this age and condition are ...
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Antique Late 18th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Iron

Edwardian Antique Cast Iron Fireplace in the Chinese Chippendale Manner
Located in London, GB
An exceptional Edwardian Chinese Chippendale style cast iron antique fireplace surround and integral overmantel. The overmantel, with a pierced fretwork crest, is set above a mirror ...
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Vintage 1910s English Chinese Chippendale Fireplaces and Mantels

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Iron

Antique Red Chinese Chippendale Style Iron Garden/Patio Chair
Located in Great Barrington, MA
Highly stylish, classical form of a English garden chair, sometimes referred to as “chinoiserie” style, but also known in Britain as “cockspen” chairs. This chair is large and commod...
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Antique Late 19th Century British Chinese Chippendale Patio and Garden F...

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Iron

Pair of Antique Chinese Cast Iron T’ang Horse Sculptures
Located in San Diego, CA
Gorgeous pair of antique Chinese cast iron T’ang horse sculptures, circa 1900. Modeled after an actual horse discovered during the "Tang Dynasty" period, 618-906 A.D. The horses are ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Tang Animal Sculptures

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Iron

Chinese Wrought Iron Candleholder Pair, Early 20th Century
By Asian Style
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
A stunning pair of early 20th century wrought iron candleholders from China with a spiral stem design and aged related patina. Dimensions: Height 54cm x diameter 18cm.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Other More Candle Holders

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Wrought Iron

Chinese Chippendale Faux Bamboo Iron Garden Chairs
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Rare set of six faux bamboo garden patio dining chairs made of wrought iron in the Chinese Chippendale taste. From the Hollywood Regency era featuring humpback frames with curved arm...
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20th Century American Hollywood Regency Dining Room Chairs

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Wrought Iron

Chinese Vintage Four-Drawer Chest with Caramel Patina and Iron Hardware
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese vintage four-drawer chest from the mid 20th century, with caramel patina and iron hardware. Created in China during the midcentury period, this chest features a rectangular...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Iron

Chinese Style Black Iron Filigree Table Lamp
Located in New York, NY
Asian Chinese style 19th-20th century tall black iron filigree design tiered table lamp on a round base.
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Antique Late 19th Century Table Lamps

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Iron

Pair of Vintage Leather Tribal Chinese Winter Boots on Custom Iron Stand
Located in Atlanta, GA
A pair of vintage Chinese winter boots on stand. This is a pair of Chinese leather winter boots that have been displayed on a custom black iron Stand. The boots are from the people b...
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20th Century Chinese Tribal More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Iron

2 Iron-Red and Gilt Chinese Miniature Porcelain Vases, Kangxi
Located in Delft, NL
2 iron-red and gilt Chinese miniature porcelain Vases, Kangxi Kangxi (1662-1722) The bottles has minuscule chips The measurements are 4 cm high and 2.7 cm diagonal The weight i...
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Antique Early 18th Century Chinese Antiquities

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Porcelain

Early 17th Century Chinese Ming Iron Bell with Dragon Handle
Located in Chicago, IL
This monumental Ming-dynasty bell once pealed in a Chinese village, sounding out in celebration or giving notice of important events. Expertly forged, the cast-iron bell is detailed ...
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Antique Early 17th Century Chinese Ming Garden Ornaments

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Iron

Iron-Red and Gilt, Chinese Miniature Porcelain Jug, Kangxi
Located in Delft, NL
An Iron-Red and Gilt, Chinese miniature porcelain jug Kangxi (1662-1722) See details in the pictures The measurements are 5,2 cm high and 5 cm diagonal
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Antiquities

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Porcelain

Vintage Chinese Elm Desk with Three Drawers, Iron Hardware and Swirling Motifs
Located in Yonkers, NY
A vintage Chinese elmwood desk from the mid-20th century, with three drawers and petite swirling scrolls. Born in China during the midcentury period, this elm writing table features ...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

Chinese Qing Dynasty 19th Century Distressed Blanket Chest with Iron Fittings
Located in Yonkers, NY
A large Chinese Qing Dynasty period distressed blanket chest from the 19th century, with iron fittings and lateral handles. Created in China during the Qing dynasty, this chest featu...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Blanket Chests

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Iron

Pair of 17th Century Chinese Gilt Cast Iron Foo Dog Statues
Located in Middleburg, VA
Pair of 17th Century Chinese gilt cast iron foo dog statues Foo Dogs are lions that are placed for symbolic protection. The female represents yin and protection of the people inside...
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Animal Sculptures

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Iron

3 Iron-Red and Gilt Chinese Miniature Double-Gourd Vases, Kangxi
Located in Delft, NL
3 Iron-red and gilt Chinese porcelain miniature Double-Gourd vases Kangxi (1662-1722) The measurements are 5cm high and 2,5 cm diagonal
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Antiquities

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Porcelain

Pair of Chinese 19th Century Qing Dynasty Period Palace Doors with Iron Fittings
Located in Yonkers, NY
A pair of Chinese Qing Dynasty period wooden palace doors from the 19th century with iron fittings. Created in China during the Qing Dynasty, this pair of palace doors will make for ...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Doors and Gates

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Iron

Chinese Rice Measure Basket with Iron Fittings, Early 20th Century
By Asian Style
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
A visibly old rice measure container handcrafted more than 100 years from wood and supported by iron edges and an arched handle. There is a wonderful age related patina to the metal ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Other Decorative Baskets

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Iron

Side Table in Iron Wood and Marble China Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Coffee table or pedestal in iron wood and marble top resting on four feet sculpted with dragons ending in three claws enclosing a pearl. Carved and openwork headband decorated with p...
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Antique 1890s Chinese Chinoiserie Side Tables

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Marble

  • Side Table in Iron Wood and Marble China Circa 1900
  • Side Table in Iron Wood and Marble China Circa 1900
  • Side Table in Iron Wood and Marble China Circa 1900
  • Side Table in Iron Wood and Marble China Circa 1900
H 20.48 in. W 24.81 in. D 19.69 in.
Chinese Nested Bamboo and Rattan Food Basket with Calligraphy and Iron Accents
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese antique rattan three-tiered nested food basket from the early 20th century, with calligraphy and iron accents. Created in China during the early years of the 20th century, ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Decorative Baskets

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Iron

Chinese Vintage Bamboo and Rattan Basket with Iron Accents and Distressed Patina
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese vintage bamboo and rattan basket from the mid 20th century with iron hardware and nicely distressed patina. Created in China during the midcentury period, this well worn ba...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Decorative Baskets

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Iron

Chinese 19th Century Qing Dynasty Red Lacquered Blanket Chest with Iron Hardware
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese Qing dynasty period red lacquered blanket chest from the 19th century, with iron hardware. Crafted during the Qing dynasty, this red lacquered blanket chest features a rect...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Blanket Chests

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Iron

Chinese Rice Measure Basket with Engraved Iron Fittings, Early 20th Century
By Asian Style
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
A rice measure container handcrafted more than 100 years from wood and supported by engraved iron edges and an arched handle. There is a wonderful age related patina to the metal and...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Other Decorative Baskets

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Iron

Cream Brass and Iron Bedstead with China Decorations, MK157
Located in Wrexham, GB
Cast iron and brass bedstead, finished in cream with ivory octagonal china decorations and curved brass top rails. The price includes a standard firm bed base to support the mattres...
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Antique Late 19th Century European Beds and Bed Frames

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Iron, Brass

Antique Chinese Rich Wood Rice Harvest Carry Bucket Iron Details
Located in National City, CA
Harvest Bucket Antique Rustic Wooden Chinese Rice Measure Basket with carry handle. Wood grain rice measure harvesting bucket with grip handle in the middle. Rich patina retains orig...
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Antique 1890s Chinese Primitive Decorative Bowls

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Metal

Asian Cast Iron Figures
Located in Pasadena, CA
Asian cast iron figures. They are for garden decor; as seen in the pictures, the patina has worn off cause of outside weather.
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Vintage 1970s Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Iron

  • Asian Cast Iron Figures
  • Asian Cast Iron Figures
  • Asian Cast Iron Figures
  • Asian Cast Iron Figures
H 17.50 in. W 5 in. D 4 in.
1920s Large Chinese Glazed Ceramic Vase with Wrought Iron Base Stand
Located in Malaga, ES
1920s large Chinese brown glazed ceramic vase with wrought iron base stand.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Planters, Cachepots and Jardinières

Materials

Ceramic

Chinese Stripped Console
Located in Stamford, CT
Chinese stripped wood console table with two carved drawers and square legs, circa 19th century. The piece also features heavy relief details of foliage on the drawer fronts and iron...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Materials

Iron

  • Chinese Stripped Console
  • Chinese Stripped Console
  • Chinese Stripped Console
  • Chinese Stripped Console
H 31.00 in. W 44.00 in. D 18.00 in.
Pair of 19th Century Chinese Official's Hat Chairs with Original Iron Decoration
Located in New York, NY
A pair of beautifully worn antique Chinese official's hat chairs with classic lines and original iron straps on back and seat. From Shanxi Province, circa 1880. CH360.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Furniture

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Elm

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Chinese Iron For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal Chinese iron for your home. Each Chinese iron for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using metal, iron and wood. Find 441 options for an antique or vintage Chinese iron now, or shop our selection of 5 modern versions for a more contemporary example of this long-cherished piece. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect Chinese iron — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century are available. A Chinese iron, designed in the Modern, Victorian or Mid-Century Modern style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. You’ll likely find more than one Chinese iron that is appealing in its simplicity, but Tom Dixon, Brian Stanziale and Dos Gallos Studio produced versions that are worth a look.

How Much is a Chinese Iron?

Prices for a Chinese iron can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $70 and can go as high as $31,280, while the average can fetch as much as $1,480.