Lot 1003    

Chinese Carved Ivory Figures
8/26/2011 - Asian Decorative Arts
Chinese, a pair of carved and inked ivory figures on wooden bases; ht. 10 in.

Condition:  
Age cracks throughout. One figure missing hand.

International shipping is not available for this item. This item will only be shipped within the United States.

Special Auction Notes: U.S bidders may pay with cash, personal check, money order, bank check or wire transfer. Bidders outside the U. S. will be required to pay by wire transfer. No credit cards accepted. Bidders unknown to Cowan’s may be asked to provide additional personal identity or banking information.

Please register early to allow sufficient time for bidder approval.
Sold: $2,520.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
Chinese Enameled Porcelain Immortal Figure
Lot # 1673 - Chinese Enameled Porcelain Immortal Figure
Chinese, enameled porcelain figure in lotus position, bronzed ground with blue enamel and gilt decoration, atop lotus form base; ht. 18 in. > Item Details
Chinese Blue and White Vase
Lot # 1536 - Chinese Blue and White Vase
Chinese, 19th century, a blue and white vase with scrolled decoration throughout, unmarked; ht. 9 in. > Item Details
Chinese Porcelain Stirrup Cup
Lot # 1700 - Chinese Porcelain Stirrup Cup
Chinese, Qing dynasty, a cylindrical form cup in the shape of Rhyton, covered in a rich brown glaze, marked with a red four character seal on the side; ht. 9.5, wd 7.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Ivory Chess Sets
Lot # 1177 - Chinese Carved Ivory Chess Sets
Chinese, a pair of carved ivory chess sets with ivory pieces and original wooden chess board with metal clasp closures; largest board 16 x 15.5 in. tallest ivory piece ht. 3.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Scroll of Buddha
Lot # 1796 - Chinese Scroll of Buddha
Chinese, a printed scroll on rice paper depicting a seated Buddha; 50.75 x 24.75 in. > Item Details
Chinese Dragon Sword
Lot # 1755 - Chinese Dragon Sword
Chinese, a decorative sword carved from green hardstone featuring a dragon motif on blade, with nine loose rings suspended from blade; lg. 22 in. > Item Details
Chinese Planter
Lot # 1135 - Chinese Planter
Chinese, a blue and white planter with landscape, unmarked; dia. 7.75 in. > Item Details
Chinese Lavender and Apple Green Jadeite Figure
Lot # 1452 - Chinese Lavender and Apple Green Jadeite Figure
Chinese, a lavender and apple jadeite figure of a standing maiden holding a fan in one hand and a floral branch in the other, with 20th century wooden stand; ht. 9.5 in. (without stand). > Item Details
Chinese <i>Ge</i>-Type Handled Vase
Lot # 1731 - Chinese Ge-Type Handled Vase
Chinese, a ge-type handled vase with crackled glaze, unmarked; ht. 6 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Ivory Busts
Lot # 1626 - Chinese Carved Ivory Busts
Chinese, two carved ivory bodhisattva heads, each with downcast eyes and beaded earrings, and having a tall reticulated diadem carved with foliage, unmarked, the wooden stand fashioned as an upper torso; largest ht. 4 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Ivory Scholar
Lot # 1009 - Chinese Carved Ivory Scholar
Chinese, a carved and inked ivory scholar figure holding a fan and a book with Chinese text, on a 20th century wooden stand; ht. 9.75 in. > Item Details
Chinese Ivory Birdcage
Lot # 1186 - Chinese Ivory Birdcage
Chinese, a carved and inked ivory birdcage on 20th century wooden stand; ht. 12.25 in. > Item Details
Chinese White Jade Pendant
Lot # 1638 - Chinese White Jade Pendant
Chinese, two carved white jade pendants, the first a rectangular pendant with one side carved with a horse with two riders talking to two men in a cart, the other side with calligraphy, and the other pendant carved with a bird and flowers in a basket; largest lg. 2 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Jade Foo Dog
Lot # 1637 - Chinese Carved Jade Foo Dog
Chinese, a carved jade foo dog in chop form; ht. 3 in. > Item Details
Burmese Naga Temple Ornament Depicting <i>Jmbpatti</i> Buddha
Lot # 1382 - Burmese Naga Temple Ornament Depicting Jmbpatti Buddha
19th century, a Burmese Naga temple ornament, the Buddha is shown in royal attire and made of colored glass set in dry lacquer and held in place with wooden frame, the sculpture mounted on wooden stand, and glass on face is painted to show features; ht. 29 in. > Item Details
Japanese Satsuma Vase
Lot # 1276 - Japanese Satsuma Vase
Japanese, a Satsuma vase with overglaze gold and polychrome decoration, base marked; ht. 9 in. > Item Details
Chinese Bronze Archaic Style Vessel
Lot # 1666 - Chinese Bronze Archaic Style Vessel
Chinese, 20th century, a bronze cast vessel in the archaic style, gilded and deeply incised along outside perimeter with elaborate handles, and twelve character Chinese mark on bottom; ht. 9.75 in., dia. 11 in. > Item Details
Chinese Celadon Porcelain Temple Buddha
Lot # 1575 - Chinese Celadon Porcelain Temple Buddha
Chinese, a celadon porcelain temple Buddha, unmarked; ht. 12 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Jade Ram Figural Group
Lot # 1048 - Chinese Carved Jade Ram Figural Group
Chinese, carved jade ram group with mother and two young rams; ht. 2.5, wd. 5 in. > Item Details
Japanese Woodblock of Birds by Kubo Shumman
Lot # 1328 - Japanese Woodblock of Birds by Kubo Shumman
Kubo Shumman (Japanese, 1757-1820), with calligraphic title u.r., signed l.l.; 5.5 x 7.25 > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: