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Chinese Famille Jaune Buddha and Children Chinese porcelain laughing Buddha or Hotai figure, open mouthed, seated and wearing a finely detailed hand painted yellow and blue robe with bat or fu symbols on back, with five boys on his knees and shoulders. All figures have ventilation holes. 8"H x 7"W x 5"D. Chinese, probably late 19th century Xing or early Republic period. Provenance: Private Middle Tennessee collection. Condition: Heads of two boys have been broken and reglued. 200.00 - 300.00


Porcelain Buddha inkwell or censer Porcelain Buddha or Hotai figure with open mouth, seated and wearing a robe hand painted with Chinoiserie or Chinese style decorative panels, his robe dotted with raised gold paint. Figure lifts to reveal a base with storage for ink and pens or incense. Ventilation holes on top of head and along shoulders. Marked on base Aerozon in script with illegible letters. Note: Aerozon, a German company, imported some of its porcelain items from Japan. 6"H x 7" W x 5" D. German or Japanese, early 20th century. Also included is a small celadon colored porcelain pen rest, unmarked, 2-1/4"L. Provenance: Private Middle Tennessee collection. Condition: Overall excellent condition with light wear to gilt paint. Pen rest probably from the same period but possibly not original to the inkwell. 150.00 - 250.00


Chinese gilt-decorated celadon dish Chinese celadon porcelain dish of shaped design with gilt landscape decoration to interior and gilt floral decoration to exterior. Blue K'ang Hsi character mark to base. 5 1/2" dia. Chinese, 20th century. Condition: Excellent condition. 200.00 - 300.00

Group of Asian jewelry incl ivory Group of Asian jewelry. (1) Carved ivory rose necklace, 16-3/4" L. (2) Ivory fan with cutwork decoration, 12" span, 7" L. (3) Mother-of-pearl armband with carved serpent, 8-1/4" circumference. (4) Gilt-silver filigree bracelet and companion ring with carved faux ivory medallions with bird and floral decoration, 7" L with safety chain and marked 'silver". Ring is expandable. (5) Two gilt-silver cloisonne enamel link bracelets, 7-1/4" L. (6) Faux-cinnabar carved floral link bracelet (7" L) with matching earrings (1-1/8" H). (7) Pair faux red coral dangle earrings with gilt-colored bamboo stem, 2" L. Condition: In overall very good condition. Minor wear to gilt finishes on bracelets, ring and earrings. 200.00 - 300.00


Chinese Famille Rose Vase w/ Twin Handles Chinese Famille Rose two piece porcelain vase/urn with twin handles. Top of vase inset into base with yellow and blue bands having enamel floral decoration and robin's egg blue interior. Base with blue ground and sgraffito plumes, four landscape vignettes and floral enamel decoration. Blue four character mark to base. 9 1/2" H. 20th century. Condition: Very good condition with wear to gilt decoration on base. 400.00 - 600.00


Chinese Porcelain Jardiniere Chinese porcelain Jardiniere, possibly early Republic period, with well painted motifs of peonies, prunus, rocks and fungus and a fretwork design on foot ring. "Ghost" images of bats on upper rim. Red four character mark to base reading "Antique made for the hall for cultivation of virtue". Two drainage holes in base. 6-1/2"H x 10-5/8" diameter. Chinese, late 19th to early 20th century. Provenance: Private Nashville collection. Condition: Some paint wear/losses to footring and upper rim, overall good condition. 150.00 - 250.00

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Case Antiques, Inc. - June 30 2012 Auction Catalog  

Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appaisals June 30, 2012 Auction starts at 9:30am Eastern and will be held in the historic Cherokee Mills buil...