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Description: China, carved jadeite brush pot, a pale purple color, intricately carved in a natural bamboo form with leaves, two birds sit upon an attached tree branch looking back on a green, carved insect. Height 11 1/2 in.

A Near White Jade Bowl, having an opened lotus blossom at center with scrolling branches curled around the center bowl of scrolling leaves and blossoms as well as a phoenix, raised upon a fitted wood stand with carved floral decoration.

Walnut and Marquetry Inlaid Casket, circa 1900. Signed with inlaid signature Gallé. Sotherby's.

Exquisitely Carved Chinese Jade Paperweight. Finely carved in high relief to depict two cranes amongst an ancient tree and ruyi clouds, the reverse carved with several lines of calligraphy and seal marks, the stone an even celedon with areas of mottled white

MAKIE, Japanese lacquer work

Ivory Brush Pot, China, 19th century, square, each panel finely carved in high relief depicting figures in various landscapes with pavilions and cottages, ht. 5 7/8 in.

Fresh as the day it was carved, 400 yr-old Qing Dynasty jade cabbage. Spot the katydid!


Japanese poem Haiku by Izumi Shikibu (978~unknown) “What color is / this blowing autumn wind, / that it can stain my body / with its touch.”

Ivory Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, finely carved as double fish with a pendant, with stopper, lg. 2 3/4 in.