ONLINE AUCTION | August. 30 12:00pm - September. 9 12:00pm

ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS

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17% (2% discount on cash or debit) and HST applied to all purchases

Jade carvings, collection of antique snuff bottles, porcelain and more from two Southwestern Ontario estate collections with a few selected additions.  Gardner Galleries suggest taking advantage of viewing days as everything is offered "as is" and inspection is recommended. 

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1001

CHINESE JADEITE CARVING

Pale green "Goddess Amidst Flowering Vines", height including wood display stand 26.7cm (10 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
1002

VALUABLE SNUFF BOTTLE

Carved from opal gemstone - height including stopper 6.7cm (2 5/8in)

Starting Bid: $100
1003

CARVED STONE DISC/PENDANT

Mottled brown stone circular longevity disc or pendant - diameter 8.3cm (3 1/4in), wood display easel

Starting Bid: $10
1004

EARLY CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLE

Cloisonne with coral stopper and interior spoon - height 6.7cm (2 5/8in)

Starting Bid: $100
1005

NEPHRITE JADE CARVING

Mottled dark green white "foo dog" - length 22.9cm (9in)

Starting Bid: $100
1006

CHINESE PORCELAIN BOWL

Hand-painted rose medallion - diameter 21.6cm (8 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1007

COLLECTOR'S SNUFF BOTTLE

Carved amber with both sides having figures in relief complete with jade button stopper and interior spoon - height 7cm (2 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $100
1008

CHINESE NECK PILLOW

White jadeite carved overall including blossoms - length 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
1009

JADEITE SNUFF BOTTLE

Pale white/green jadeite - height including stopper 5.7cm (2 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $100
1010

CHINESE CARVING

Green jadeite of two figures - height including carved wood base 15.9cm (6 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $100
1011

CHINESE STONE CARVING

Green/brown soapstone horse - length 12.7cm (5in)

Starting Bid: $10
1012

RARE SNUFF BOTTLE

Chinese carved grey/brown jadeite with twin "foo dog" handles - height including stopper 5.7cm (2 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $100
1013

IMPRESSIVE CARVING

Chinese nephrite jade elephant - length 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
1014

GREEN JADEITE PAPERWEIGHT

"Laughing Buddha" - height 5.7cm (2 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1015

CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLE

Peking glass with interior painting and "tiger eye" stopper - height 6.7cm (2 5/8in); base retains old wax export seal

Starting Bid: $10
1016

MAH JONG GAME

Vintage Chinese red chinoiserie lacquer case (chips) with sliding door to 5 interior drawers housing tiles, discs and counters together with box of wood tile racks and 1923 book "Ma Cheuk as P

Starting Bid: $10
1017

CHINESE CARVING

Mottled white/black sitting camel - length 7cm (2 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1018

ANTIQUE CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLE

Carved from a block of red coral, base a crouching lion - height including stopper 8.3cm (3 1/4in) and retains interior spoon

Starting Bid: $100
1019

MAJOR CHINESE CARVING

Brown/green nephrite jade standing elder or sage - height 25.4cm (10in)

Starting Bid: $100
1020

ANTIQUE CHINESE PORCELAIN

Rose medallion small dish and similar saucer - diameter approximately 15.9cm (6 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1021

ANTIQUE CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLE

Crackle glaze porcelain with traditional blue and white landscape panel retaining rose quartz stopper and interior spoon - height 7.6cm (3in) together with wood display base

Starting Bid: $100
1022

SOAPSTONE CARVING

Goddess holding an empty urn - height 21.6cm (8 1/2in), repaired

Starting Bid: $10
1023

CAST BRASS JARDINIERE

Dragon motif on three "elephant trunk" feet - diameter 19.7cm (7 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1024

CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLE

Exquisitely carved mother-of-pearl with stopper and interior spoon - height 7cm (2 3/4in) and with wood display base

Starting Bid: $100
1025

CHINESE GINGER JAR

Intricately enamel painted porcelain, overall height including cover and wood base 22.9cm (9in)

Starting Bid: $10
1026

CHINESE JADE CARVING

Mottled green/white nephrite jade camel - length 17.8cm (7in)

Starting Bid: $100
1027

IMPORTANT JAPANESE INKWELL

Bronze base signed "Yamanka" with pink quartz body and hinged malachite lid supporting a carved carnelian squirrel - height 11.4cm (4 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1028

ANTIQUE SNUFF BOTTLE

Chinese porcelain painted with a tiger in landscape, with stopper, signed underneath with character marks and retaining remnants of a wax export seal - height 7cm (2 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $100
1029

VASES, ETC.

Vintage soapstone vase with carved monkeys 18.4cm (7 1/4in) long, pair miniature pottery vases, soapstone toothpick or match holder carved with three monkeys (see, hear, speak no evil)

Starting Bid: $10
1030

JADE CARVED PAPERWEIGHT

Length 25.4cm (10in)

Starting Bid: $10
1031

ANTIQUE SNUFF BOTTLE

Rare mottled white/brown/black jadeite with wax export seal - height 4.1cm (1 5/8in)

Starting Bid: $100
1032

JAPANESE PORCELAIN VASE

Hand-painted imari signed underneath with character marks - height 29.2cm (11 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1033

NEPHRITE JADE CARVING

Grotesque foo dog, length 27.9cm (11in)

Starting Bid: $100
1034

NIPPON PORCELAIN VASE

Hand-painted circa 1910 - height 15.9cm (6 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1035

CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLE

Antique porcelain hand-painted with ape in landscape, underneath wax export seal - no stopper, height 7.6cm (3in)

Starting Bid: $100
1036

UNIQUE STONE PLAQUE

"Reclining Lady" on wood base - height 27.9cm (11in); old repair at neck

Starting Bid: $10
1037

CHINESE BRONZE VASE

Enamel decoration with twin handles on carved wood base converted to use as a table lamp - height to socket 48.3cm (19in)

Starting Bid: $10
1038

CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLE

Interior painted Peking glass with jade button stopper and interior spoon - overall height 8.3cm (3 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1039

CHINESE TEAPOT

Terra cotta with cover and interior pierced tea strainer - height 11.4cm (4 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1040

SOAPSTONE CARVING

Two-tone paperweight carved with face of an elder - height 6.4cm (2 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1041

TWO TEMPLE CARVINGS

Ornate giltwood - length approximately 40.6cm (16in)

Starting Bid: $10
1042

VALUABLE CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLE

Exceptional white jadeite carved in relief with Buddha, frog and lily pad - height including stopper 5.7cm (2 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $100
1043

JAPANESE CHARGER

Satsuma charger or shallow bowl hand-painted with portrait of a samurai warrior - diameter 31.8cm (12 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1044

ANTIQUE SATSUMA CHARGER

Hand-painted with two samurai in landscape signed verso with character marks - diameter 30.5cm (12in)

Starting Bid: $10
1045

PAIR JADE CARVINGS

Chinese green jadeite of exotic birds on branches - height 23.5cm (9 1/4in), minor chips

Starting Bid: $10
1046

CHINESE TEAPOT

Modern black cast iron in unused condition with cover and interior tea strainer - height excluding swing handle 11.4cm (4 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1047

CHINESE STONE PENDANT

Brown/red carved pendant in the form of a kneeling horse - length 5.7cm (2 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1048

CHINESE COVERED BOWL

Blue and white, cover with "foo dog" finial handle - height 20.3cm (8in)

Starting Bid: $10
1049

ANTIQUE SNUFF BOTTLE

Porcelain with painted blue decoration incorporating bats, fishermen, mountains and travelers - height including stopper 8.3cm (3 1/4in); blue character mark signature underneath

Starting Bid: $100
1050

NEPHRITE JADE CARVING

"Elephant", length 23.5cm (9 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $100
1051

TEN TEXTILES

Assorted sizes, most are silk with embroidery

Starting Bid: $10
1052

CHINESE CLOISONNE & ENAMEL

Two bowls or small vases on wood bases, two matchbox holders, heart-shaped filigree pendant or ornament, brass stamp or trinket box 8.9cm (3 1/2in) wide - six pieces

Starting Bid: $10
1053

BRUSH REST

Mottled green jadeite carved with relief animals and birds - length 10.2cm (4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1054

VINTAGE TABLE LAMP

Old Japanese satsuma pottery - height to socket 35.6cm (14in)

Starting Bid: $10
1055

ANTIQUE SNUFF BOTTLE

Chinese porcelain with painted figural panels and signed underneath, fitted with a green jade stopper (less interior spoon) - height 8.9cm (3 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
1056

MODERN CHINESE VASE

Cloisonne on gilt metal footed base - height 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1057

WOOD CARVING

Antique carving of an elaborately robed lady with faded red polychrome decoration - height including wood base 63.5cm (25in)

Starting Bid: $10
1058

CHINESE PENDANT

Mottled brown/green jadeite in the form of a bat - width 8.3cm (3 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1059

ANTIQUE STONEWARE JUG

Blue finger-painted decoration, cork has disintegrated - height 27.9cm (11in)

Starting Bid: $10
1060

CHINESE JADE CARVING

"Reclining Ram", length 20.3cm (8in)

Starting Bid: $100
1061

ANTIQUE SNUFF BOTTLE

Chinese porcelain with hand-painted decoration including chickens, lapis stopper with interior spoon and on side a wax export seal - height 8.6cm (3 3/8in)

Starting Bid: $100
1062

ANTIQUE STONE CARVING

Attributed to 19th century or earlier China, a green soapstone carving with frog and salamander - length 26.7cm (10 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1063

BOX AND PANEL

Modern Chinese jewel box with top inset with carved stone panel together with a 39.4cm (15 1/2in) long "dragon" lucite panel

Starting Bid: $10
1064

CHINESE CARVING

Mottled brown nephrite jade turtle with grotesque head - length 14cm (5 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1065

CHINESE CARVING

Two-colour soapstone of a seated sage or ancient - height 20.3cm (8in)

Starting Bid: $10
1066

RARE ANTIQUE SNUFF BOTTLE

Carved from a block of coral, base with protruding head of a beast - with stopper and interior spoon; height 8.9cm (3 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $100
1067

WOOD & LACQUER

Ten pieces "as is"

Starting Bid: $10
1068

CARVED STONE PLAQUE

Carved in relief, length 15.9cm (6 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1069

VINTAGE JAPANESE VASE

Tall slender Satsuma pottery - height 29.2cm (11 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1070

BRONZE SEAL OR STAMP

"Four-Face Buddha" - height including wood stand 8.9cm (3 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1071

TWO SNUFF BOTTLES

One in metal frame with "jewels", both having stoppers and interior spoons - taller 10.8cm (4 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1072

MASSIVE JADE PENDANT

Mottled green/brown carved as a stylized cat face - height 14cm (5 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1073

FOUR CABINET PIECES

Blue/clear Peking glass bowl or vase on stand; miniature 7.6cm (3in) high pottery vase; 2 small figures

Starting Bid: $10
1074

MAJOR CARVING

Green nephrite jade "Dancer" - height 27.9cm (11in)

Starting Bid: $100
1075

PORCELAIN CHARGER

Fitted for wall display - diameter 36.8cm (14 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1076

CHINESE CARVING

Green jadeite of an exotic bird

Starting Bid: $10
1077

BUDDHA HEAD

Brown stone, chips on base and nose - height 11.4cm (4 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1078

CHINESE CARVING

Stone horse - length 30.5cm (12in)

Starting Bid: $10
1079

TWO JADE CARVINGS

Spinach jade dish 7.6cm (3in) long (chips); seated Buddha

Starting Bid: $10
1080

PORCELAIN COVERED JAR

Hand-painted, no maker marks - overall height 26.7cm (10 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1081

CHINESE JADEITE CARVING

Green jadeite of an exotic bird on branch with blossoms and songbird at base

Starting Bid: $100
1082

TWO STONE CARVINGS

Foo lions, one green with signature seal, other 10.2cm (4in) high white uncut seal or paperweight

Starting Bid: $10
1083

BROWN STONE CARVING

Stylized fish - length 13.3cm (5 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1084

STONE PLAQUE

Two-tone carved soapstone plaque or weight 19.7 x 14cm (7 3/4 x 5 1/2in) - chips

Starting Bid: $10
1085

GREEN JADEITE CARVING

"Reclining Ram" - length 10.2cm (4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1086

TWO PORCELAIN BOWLS

Green celadon, larger 13.3cm (5 1/4in) diameter

Starting Bid: $10
1087

CHINESE STONE CARVING

Brown nephrite jade - length 17.8cm (7in)

Starting Bid: $10
1088

BOTTLE AND FIGURE

White quartz snuff bottle with stopper and interior spoon together with a 8.3cm (3 1/4in) long lion figure

Starting Bid: $10
1089

VASES, ETC.

Red lacquer 25.4cm (10in) long panel or pillow and 2 green cinnabar vases with stands - taller 15.9cm (6 1/4in), with some paint loss at lip

Starting Bid: $10
1090

STONE PENDANT

Turtle form - length 5.1cm (2in), height 6.4cm (2 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1091

PORCELAIN CHARGER

Circular charger or shallow bowl - diameter 30.5cm (12in)

Starting Bid: $10
1092

CHINESE CARVING

Mottled green/white nephrite jade elephant and rats - length 25.4cm (10in)

Starting Bid: $100
1093

BLUE & WHITE PORCELAIN

Teapot with cover, 17.8cm (7in) high including handle; bowl and 2 dishes

Starting Bid: $10
1094

TWO CABINET FIGURES

Chinese soapstone goddess together with an Italian resin figure 17.8cm (7in) high

Starting Bid: $5
1095

BRONZE VASE

Attributed to late 18th century - height 22.9cm (9in)

Starting Bid: $10
1096

PAIR JADE VASES

Appear to originally have had lids - height 9.5cm (3 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1097

THREE PIECES PORCELAIN

Blue and white 21.0cm (8 1/4in) diameter shallow bowl, handleless cup; blue and white bowl

Starting Bid: $10
1098

TWO BRONZE PIECES

Golden bronze twin-handled bowl, 19.7cm (7 3/4in) high incense burner with top rim having 2 handle holes

Starting Bid: $10
1099

TEAPOT, FIGURE

Bronze figure of a seated figure 15.2cm (6in) high together with a teapot mounted with metal overlay in "dragon" motif - cover handle missing

Starting Bid: $10
1100

FOUR CURIOS

Cloisonne covered circular box, 24.1cm (9 1/2in) high papier mache doll, wood thread case, miniature set dominoes in wood box

Starting Bid: $5