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    • Pair of ivory elephants

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    • Pair of ivory elephants dressed for ceremony and inlaid with carved tiny assorted stones of brown aventurine, coral, lapis lazuli, malachite, tiger eye and turquoise. The head area is starting to change color to a mellow honey color. Each elephant...
    • Treasure boat with Seven Lucky Gods

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    • Carved ivory set consisting of a treasure boat with Chinese letter for 'treasure' on the sail and small carved figures representing the Seven Lucky Gods of Japan. The boat is made of pieces of ivory veneers over a base structure. The head on the...
    • Necklace with dZhi and coral

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    • Necklace with dZhi (4) and coral (17). The necklace is centered around three pieces of red coral flanked by a single dZhi, then three pieces of coral, then single dZhi bead and four pieces of coral on each side. The dZhi are one six eye (of a...
    • Chinese woman's costume of coat, pants and shoes.

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    • Costume of jacket, pants and shoes from the Miao minority group of China. Jacket is made of lavender silk with black silk and green ribbon trim around the neckline, diagonally down the bodice from neckline to underneath the sleeve and around the...
    • Yi-hsing ware vase

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    • Yi-Hsing ware vase with animal faces defining the handles, and pierced, scrolled leaf decoration at the collar rim; vessel has pierced cartouches on each side featuring a rooster and peacock respectively.
    • Pair of bronze and mixed metal vases with Onagadori

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    • Pair of bronze and mixed metal inlay vases; each vase as an 'onagadori' (long-tailed fowl) perched on the gnarled branches of trees rising from a golded brown ground; signed with seals on bases. The fowls have grey bodies and tails, golden wings...
    • Silver teapot decorated with dragon heads

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    • A Tibetan parcel gilt silver teapot of generally baroque shape and proportion. The teapot is rounded in shape. It has been raised and has applied finial, handle, base, spout liner, and decorative collars and trim. The rim of the opening to the pot...
    • Silk scarf with gold designs

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    • Hand-woven silk scarf with gold thread. Wine-red hand-woven silk with richly patterned gold thread band at each end and small gold floral designs regularly spaced across the scarf.
    • Thangka of the Dharmapala Yamantaka

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    • Thangka of Dharmapala Yamantaka painted on cotton. A yellow silk overlay is attached at the top of the painting and covers the painting completely when unfurled. The designs on the overlay are red, green, and brown stylized flowers and circles...
    • Prayer Wheel

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    • Prayer wheel of carved ivory with bone handle. The wheel is decorated with coral and turquoise insets and holds a prayer which is activated whenever the wheel is rotated, each turn sending this prayer heavenward. NOTE: Ivory drum has a bad crack...
    • Pair of silk panels

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    • Pair of silk panels embroidered in ""Lost Peking Stitch"" using black, white and shades of blue thread. The panels mirror each other with each depicting a flying phoenix and five-toed dragon over water. The background is filled with images of bats,...
    • Harp (Saung Kauk)

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    • The Saung Kauk, named after its curved arch, is commonly used throughout Burma (Myanmar) for solo playing, for accompanying singers, or for chamber playing by either professional or amateur musicians. The arch is the natural root of the ""Sah""...
    • Ivory carving of Han Hsiang-Tzu

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    • Ivory carving of Han Hsiang-Tzu, a Taoist Immortal who is patron of music and always carries a flute. Ink is used to detail the flute and highlight the object's hair and beard. The Eight Immortals are legendary Taoist persons with supernatural...
    • Ritual vessel - Jue

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    • Three-legged bronze ritual vessel with spout and handle used to serve warm wine. Each side has a mythical beast (t'ao t'ieh) emerging from a band of thunder clouds (lei-win).
    • Pair of framed silk panels

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    • A two panel garden scene embroidered on green silk using shades of green, blue, brown, black and white thread. The panels are mirror images of each other and depict trees, flowers, butterflies, flowing water and a pagoda. Two maidens, one seated...
    • Blue plate

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    • Refined cobalt decoration. Floral design with a stork in central pattern on bottom interior plate. Eight panels in interior slope, each with a particular vegetation or fruit separated by narrower rectangular strips of repetitive pattern.

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