East Asian Metalwork

20th Century Bronze Buddha Sculpture
20th Century Bronze Buddha Sculpture
20th Century Chinese Metalwork
Bronze
A 20th century sitting bronze Buddha on a double lotus pedestal. Measures: 21" H.
Chinese or Tibetan Gilt Bronze Garuda with Naga Sculpture
Chinese or Tibetan Gilt Bronze Garuda with Naga...
20th Century Tibetan Tibetan Animal Sculptures
Bronze
Chinese or Tibetan gilt bronze sculpture of Garuda, a crowned bird with feathered body with layered wings, holding a stretched out Naga snake, standing atop a rock-shaped base. The p...
Tibetan Bronzed Metal Buddhist Sculpture of the Seated Bodhisattva Tara
Tibetan Bronzed Metal Buddhist Sculpture of the...
20th Century Tibetan Tibetan Sculptures and Carvings
Metal
Tibetan bronzed metal Himalayan Buddhist sculpture depicting the seated Bodhisattva Tara in position of Abhaya mudra. The piece is in great vintage condition and has age-appropriate ...
Early 19th Century Tibetan Metal Box
Early 19th Century Tibetan Metal Box
Antique Early 1800s Tibetan Tibetan Antiquities
Tibetan ceremonial box made of hardwood and hand-clad in bronze. Velvet inner lining with sealing wax seal. External details in red coral and turquoise.
Japanese Brass Inlaid Bowl Depicting Samurai Warriors
Japanese Brass Inlaid Bowl Depicting Samurai Wa...
20th Century Japanese Metalwork
Brass, Enamel
Japanese brass inlaid bowl depicting Samurai warriors Dimensions 13”diameter x 9” height.
Bronze Japanese Dragon Vase, Early 20th Century
Bronze Japanese Dragon Vase, Early 20th Century
Early 20th Century Japanese Metalwork
Bronze
A Masterful work. This bronze casting of a highly stylized dragon displays the hand of a true master sculptor. The patina is rich and deep.
Chinese Cloisonne' Lamp Base with Custom Silk Shade, Mid-19th Century
Chinese Cloisonne' Lamp Base with Custom Silk S...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Table Lamps
Metal
Chinese cloisonne' lamp base with custom made silk lampshade circa mid to late 19th century in excellent condition. There are several beautiful, bright colors on this lamp over top a...
A Japanese Brown Patinated Bronze Vase
A Japanese Brown Patinated Bronze Vase
Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Vases
Bronze
Beautifully patinated and a fine cast of substantial weight. Banded with an openwork frieze and a liner.
A Japanese Art Deco Period Patinated Bronze Rabbit, Signed: Kosai Taisho
A Japanese Art Deco Period Patinated Bronze Rab...
Kosai Taisho
Vintage 1930s Japanese Art Deco Animal Sculptures
Bronze
A charming and rare model with moderne style. In the form of a crouching rabbit with incised eyes and low relief whiskers, the ears formed into a scroll handle which opens the pierce...
Pair of Cloisonné Vases
Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Antiquities
Metal
A pair of late 19th century Japanese cloisonné vases with reserves of landscape design.
Japanese Green and Brown Patinated Bronze Shell...
Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
Lovely shape, unusually large size, and a substantial cast. Of scallop form raised on three nautilus shell feet. In excellent condition and ready to add to your home.
Large Pair of Chinese Cloisonné Enamel Cranes o...
Mid-20th Century Chinese Chinese Export More Asian Art, Objects and Furn...
Enamel, Wood
A large pair of Chinese cloisonné enamel cranes on wood stands, 20th century. Each in two parts, standing upright with one foot raised on rock-work, with red caps, striated plu...
20th Century Bronze Model of a Prowling Tiger
20th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Metalwork
Bronze
A grand and finely modelled life size bronze figure of a prowling tiger. Powerful and Regal. Probably 20th century Japanese. (Price + vat in EU zone).  
Antique Chinese Bronzed Figural Cast Double Han...
Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork
Metal, Metal
Antique Chinese vase features bronzed cast metal vase features bulbous form with double chicken head form handles, stylized scroll form heart collar and central band with stylized fi...
Antique Chinese Tribal Bronzed Flared Trumpet F...
Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork
Metal
Antique Chinese tribal vase features bronzed metal flared trumpet form construction with reserves having incised tribal symbols, 19th century. Measures: 8.5" H x 4.75" x 4.75" top...
Antique Chinese Red Cloisonné Enamel Opium Smok...
Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Lacquer
Metal
Handsome antique Chinese opium smoking set in red cloisonné enamel and shaped like a parallelogram. Complete with all accoutrements including a burner and small dishes. Plus, two lid...
Massive Chinese Cloisonné Vase with Phoenix, Ma...
Vintage 1920s Chinese Metalwork
Enamel
A massive Chinese blue cloisonné vase or urn depicting a colorful imperial phoenix with gilt bronze wires among birds and butterflies in an imperial garden of magnolia blossoms, chry...
Chinese Export Silver Bowl
Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork
Silver
Chinese export silver bowl on plain round pedestal base. The decoration is of two applied opposing dragons against a plain background. The bowl was made by Luan Hing, Shanghai, circ...
Vintage Tibetan Tsampa Bowl, Bronze, Tibet, Ear...
Unknown
Mid-20th Century Tibetan Tibetan Decorative Dishes and Vide-Poche
Bronze
Tibetan Tsampa bowl. Bronze, Tibet, early to mid-20th century. Offered by Bruce Hughes. Tsampa is a Tibetan staple found throughout Tibet as well as among the Tibetan speaking peop...
Japanese Iron Garden Lantern
20th Century Japanese Japonisme Lanterns
Japanese cast iron pagoda lantern has circular screen sides with tree and bird motif, hinged door. Single candle holder interior.
Japanese Bronze Jorojin
Early 20th Century Japanese Metalwork
Bronze
Antique Japanese incense burner depicting Jurojin, one of the 7 lucky gods in Japan. Jurojin is the god of longevity. He is an old man with a beard and carries a holy staff. The d...
A Japanese Iron Lidded Jar
Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Urns
Iron
Iron both strong and subtle with imaginative ring handles. The subtly patinated lobed jar suggesting a chrysanthemum blossom with very large hoop handles and lid. Note the fine quali...
Pair of Japanese Art Nouveau Style Vases
Early 20th Century Japanese Metalwork
Metal
A pair of Japanese bronze and cloisonné vases with ring handles, and decorated with design of flowers and birds.
A Rare and Large Signed Japanese Green and Brow...
Antique Early 19th Century Japanese Edo Vases
Bronze
Of exceptional quality and scale with crisp modeling and subtle patination. The circular top issuing scrolled flying handles, the quartered pear shaped-body with spirals, on a flared...
Antique Japanese Bronze Lidded Censer, Dragon H...
Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Metalwork
Bronze
Antique Japanese bronze lidded censer, dragon handle, late 19th century. Tripod base with pierced lid. Finely detailed dragon form handle. Wonderful aged patina.
1890s Antique Chinese Export Silver Box
Wang Hing & Co.
Antique 1890s Hong Kong Decorative Boxes
Silver
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Chinese Export silver dragon box; an addition to our collection of boxes and cases. This fine antique Chinese Export Silver (CES) box h...
Antique Chinese Cloisonné Vanity Mirror with Et...
Antique 19th Century Chinese More Mirrors
Bronze, Enamel
Antique Chinese vanity mirror features cloisonné enameled base with scroll, foliate and floral decoration, mirror with etched bamboo and cherry blossom decoration, 19th century Me...
Gilt Iron Archaic Style Censer, China, circa 1900
Antique Early 1900s Chinese Archaistic Metalwork
Iron
A Chinese ding or censer in the Archaic style made of iron with gilding, circa 1900.
Fine Chinese Export Silver Four Piece Tea & Cof...
Hung Chong & Co.
Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Metalwork
Silver
This highly attractive and stylized silver four piece tea and coffee service is comprised of a coffee pot, teapot, lidded sugar bowl, and creamer - the coffee pot of baluster form, t...
Japanese Tetsubin with Wado Kaichin Coin
Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Metalwork
Bronze, Iron
With a short spout and an elegant, arched handle, this Japanese teapot was used to boil water for traditional tea ceremonies. Known as tetsubin, the kettle’s cast-iron construction i...
Antique Chinese Iron Bell
Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork
Iron
Inscribed with Chinese lettering and decoration. Scalloped bottom edge. Dimensions approximated. Very heavy.
Figural Bronzed White Metal and Champleve Jar w...
20th Century Chinese Jars
Metal, Metal, Metal
Chinese bronzed white metal covered jar features champlevé in floral and foliate motif, lid with food dog finial, 20th century. Measures: 13" height x 8.5" diameter.
Pair of Japanese Art Deco Patinated Bronze Vase...
Vintage 1920s Japanese Art Deco Vases
Bronze
A handsome pair of Japanese Art Deco cast and patinated bronze vases, Taisho Period, 1920's, signed. The heavy vases of slender ovoid form, with flat shoulders and short necks with ...
Japanese Copper Metal Box with Dragon
Early 20th Century Japanese Decorative Boxes
Copper
A beautiful and substantial copper metal Japanese box with elaborate raised, debossed or 'repousse' design: elaborate dragon, writing, and Greek key-like detail around top, and mum f...
Pair of Horse Sculptures on Custom Stands
Vintage 1960s Chinese Chinese Export Animal Sculptures
An intriguing pair of polished bronze Asian male and female horse sculptures on custom wood stands. Long a symbol of mindful willpower, this pair inspires tranquillity and strength. ...
Large Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Period B...
Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Vases
Bronze
A large late 19th century Japanese Meiji period bronze vase of fine quality. This bronze vase consists of a flared rim with geometric decoration to the edge with elephant head dec...
Vintage Japanese Bronze Vase with Silver Pine N...
Vintage 1920s Japanese Taisho Metalwork
Silver, Bronze
Japanese cast bronze vase of elegant form with a chased design of pine needles inlaid in silver against a darkly patinated bronze base, late Taisho period early Showa period, circa 1...
Nakajima "Toyoji" Yasumi, Japanese Art Deco Pat...
Nakajima Yasumi
Vintage 1920s Japanese Art Deco Vases
Bronze
The sophisticated work of one of the great masters of Japanese metal arts. Of slender cylindrical form with a low relief geometrical frieze at the top and concentric bands at the bas...
A Japanese Bronze Sculpture of a Horse
Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Animal Sculptures
Bronze
With modeled and incised mane and tail, the dynamic horse with alert ears looking to the left, the front right leg held aloft. Very good condition with a rich dark patina. A great e...
Large Bronze Japanese Vase
Antique 19th Century Japanese Antiquities
Bronze
A large 19th century Japanese bronze vase with design.
Japanese Garden Lantern
Vintage 1950s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Iron
A vintage cast iron Japanese garden lantern with chain and hook for hanging.
Gado, a Japanese Patinated Bronze Vase
Early 20th Century Japanese Showa Vases
Bronze
A rare example of an evocative bas relief decoration encircling the vase. The circular flared mouth, above a relief of birds alighting on fractal branches, on a base with multiple ci...
Handcrafted Pewter Sake Set
FOAM, Seikado
2010s Japanese More Dining and Entertaining
Pewter
The Tótem Sake set have the most representative textures from Seikado workshop, cedar, hammer and stone. This precious textures were handmade by Mr.Gembey Yamanaka san from Seikado, ...
Handcrafted Pewter Sake Cups
FOAM
2010s Japanese More Dining and Entertaining
The TOTEM sake cups have the most representative textures from Seikado workshop, cedar, Hammer and stone. This precious textures were hand made by Mr.Gembey Yamanaka san from Seikado...
Taisho Period Japanese Ikebana Baskets in Bronze
Vintage 1910s Japanese Taisho Metalwork
Bronze
Taisho period Japanese pair of ikebana baskets in bronze, with square baskets and tall squared handles. The pair was made in Japan in the 1910s-1920s and has makers marks on the bott...
Antique Meiji Period Japanese Silver Inlaid Bro...
Antique 19th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Metalwork
Bronze
Antique Meiji period Japanese silver inlaid bronze Ikebana tray, oblong, inlaid geometric pattern along sides. Condition: Expected signs of wear and use including some surface scr...
Chinese Floral Cast Iron Tub
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Planters and Jardinieres
Iron
China is the earliest known civilization to work with cast iron, appearing in artifacts made thousands of years ago during the illustrious Zhou dynasty. Expanding upon techniques per...
Chinese Four Seasons Cast Iron Tub
Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Metalwork
Iron
China is the earliest known civilization to work with cast iron, appearing in artifacts made thousands of years ago during the illustrious Zhou dynasty. Expanding upon techniques per...
Vintage Tibetan Tsampa Bowl, Bronze, Large, Nep...
Unknown
Mid-20th Century Tibetan Tibetan Decorative Dishes and Vide-Poche
Bronze
Vintage Tibetan Tsampa bowl, bronze, large. From Nepal or Tibet, mid-20th century offered by Bruce Hughes. Tsampa is a Tibetan staple found throughout Tibet as well as among the Ti...
Japanese Cloisonné Enamel Plaque
Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji More Asian Art, Objects and Fur...
Brass, Enamel
Japanese cloisonné enamel plaque A 19th century Meiji period (1868-1912) Japanese brass and cloisonné enamel wall plaque. The plaque has a central scene of a cockerel, a hen ...
Japanese Bronze Figure of a Fisherman
Early 20th Century Japanese Metalwork
Iron
A Japanese bronze figure of a fisherman standing in a relaxed stance, head tilted up and to the left, gazing to the distance, cigarette raised to the mouth in the right hand, the lef...
Pair of Edo 18th/19th Century Silver Inlaid Sam...
Unknown
Antique 19th Century Japanese Edo Metalwork
Iron
Pair of edo period 18th/19th century silver inlaid Abumi Japanese iron Stirrups. Signed Samurai Abumi with inlaid designs of leaves, peony, flowers and vines. These Abumi were well u...
Pair of 18th Century Japanese Edo Period Lacque...
Unknown
Antique Late 18th Century Japanese Edo Metalwork
Iron
18th century Japanese Edo period Lacquered Samouri Iron stirups with original wooden lacquered insoles. Truly a beautiful pair of Japanese samouri history. Measures: 11.75 inches ...
Japanese Meiji Period Cloisonne Bronze Censer
Antique 1880s Japanese Meiji Metalwork
Bronze
A Japanese Meiji period bronze and cloisonné censer, late 19th century. Measures: 17 inches high (43.2 cm). The censer having domed and reticulated lid with cloisonné banding a...
Japanese Bronze and Champ Leve Censer
Unknown
Early 20th Century Japanese Qing Metalwork
Bronze
Japanese bronze and champleve censer jar. Large elephant handles and a standing elephant finial on the top lid. Six hexagonal sides. Bronze with fine details ground in the archaic st...
Japanese Bronze Hibachi's or Planters with Silv...
Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Metalwork
Wood, Silver, Bronze
A superb pair of bronze planters with original box and cloth liners. Having silver inlay detail on the bronze, the urns are affixed to Kiri Wood bases. Reputedly from the collection ...
Meiji Bronze Duck Screen Weights
Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Metalwork
Bronze
A wonderful pair of antique Japanese heavy bronze screen weights, in the shape of ducks, with touches of gilt. These would have been used to support a Japanese screen, to prevent ...
Pair of Cloisonné vases
Mid-20th Century Chinese Antiquities
Metal
A pair of Chinese blue Cloisonné vases with detailed design.
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