Catalog (710)





June Hastings
$110.00
A rare miniature red glazed North Carolina pottery chicken signed Owens. Measures 1.5/8" high by 2" long.
June Hastings
$550.00
A very nice Japanese, Meiji Period (1868-1911) drum form Satsuma lidded box with two faux molded handles to the sides. The exterior and interior of box and lid each are decorated with scenes. Signed on bottom, it measures 5.5 inches diameter, 3" high.
June Hastings
$650.00
Measuring 25" high, these highly collectible pair of Italian Empoli glass decanters date circa 1950s. They are cased glass with the outer layer of glass being a very pale translucent blue with a hint of aqua over white glass, creating an absolutely subtle but stunning color. Being from the 1950s these decanters are heavier and more substantial than later pieces and are in excellent condition. They are hand-blown, thus one measures 25" and the other 25 1/4" high. Contrary to the camera making one...
June Hastings
SOLD
A very dramatic and interesting Taihu scholar's rock with extensive networks of naturally occurring openings. Still somewhat dusty from years of being stored in an attic, we noticed a small crack on the wood base (see next to last photo). However, it does not affect the stability or integrity of the piece. From the Tai Lake, the stone with stand measures an impressive 34" high and weighs a little over 50 lbs.
June Hastings
$450.00
Intricately hand carved wood brush pot with various scenes of Chinese daily life by Chinese artist Shuyuan Zhang of Shunyi Beijing, China. In excellent original condition, it measures 5 1/8 inches high x 4" diameter. Dates pre 1980.
June Hastings
SOLD
A very interesting Taihu scholar's rock in classic form with narrow base and wide top, extensive networks of openings balanced on a jiangnan-style wood stand. The naturally weathered stone from the Tai Lake looks like a flower when viewed from the top see 4th photo. The stone with stand measures 22.5 inches high and is in excellent condition. Dates mid 20th century.
June Hastings
$3,000.00
An impressive Chinese roof tile in the style of a Ming water dragon. In very good condition, with just a few small age related chips, it measures 23.5" high, 23.5" long x 7.5". Base measures 11" x 7.5". This water dragon would make a stunning accent piece for your home or in your garden. Dates early 20th Century. Weighs about 50 lbs
June Hastings
$325.00
Finely painted Satsuma chatelaine with a silver backing and chain. The porcelain disks are tapered in size with the largest being iris, followed by a peacock, then butterflies, and finally a coiled dragon. The images are surrounded with cobalt blue and gold bands. This chatelaine could easily be made into a necklace. Measures 5.25" long with the largest tile a little under 1 inch diameter and the smallest being 1/2" diameter. Dates circa 1900.
June Hastings
$150.00
An Akan gilt metal gold weight cast as a bird on round tapering base. The Akan gold weights are quite unique in the world for their forms. Their weights are so distinguished by their shape that they are now considered decorative art forms only few inches in size. Historically, they were used for measuring gold dust, which was circulating as currency in Ghana and Ivory Coast among the Akans from the 15th until the end of the 19th century. Measures 2.75 inches high and dates late 1800s.
June Hastings
$475.00
Rare silver mounted boar's tusk opium pipe from the Himalayas in the Tibetan area. The bowl is in the form of a dragon's head with dark blue glass eyes and has a cover fashioned as the dragon's nose with a chain attached. Marked 925. This is real treasure for the collector and is in excellent working condition. Following the outer curve it measures 7.5 inches. Dates circa 1900.
June Hastings
$185.00
A small cast iron Japanese tetsubin of slightly flared cylindrical form, decorated in relief to one side with maple leaves floating on a stream against a textured ground. The backside is plain save for the textured ground and the foundry mark for Kinshudo. The cover is flat with a pine cone finial and the handle can be moved to either side. In excellent condition, it measures 2.5 inches high excluding the handle, diameter about 3" at widest. Dates late 19th Century.
June Hastings
$345.00
A very lovely small Japanese teapot accented with decorative running splashes of gold against a dark brown almost black backdrop. The same color can be seen on the bottom 1/5 of the teapot just under the handle and continues to include the base bottom. The copper remaining exposed copper has a deep copper patina that comes only with age and usage. The handle features intricate basketry weaving. This was a treasured teapot and would make an excellent decorative specialist addition to your home....
June Hastings
$110.00
A small cast brass figurative weight of a man with a walking stick carrying a powder keg on his head. These weights were used by goldsmiths for weighing gold dust. This weight is of the Akan peoples of Ghana known as Ashani. Measures about 2.75 inches high. Dates early 20th century
June Hastings
$450.00
Rare Japanese silk jacket with a woven scene from an old Edo period tale about a trickster tanooki (also known as raccoon dog or tanuki) and a nobleman or samurai who is holding a pipe. In excellent condition, the black silk is satin silk, fine and smooth.
June Hastings
$400.00
A pair of brilliant yellow enameled porcelain 'Birthday' plates inscribed wan shou wu chiang in circular reserves. Underside bears six-character iron red Guangxu period (1875-1908) with "CHINA" export mark. In excellent condition, they measure a little over 8" (20.32 cm) diameter.
June Hastings
$375.00
A large 10 inch Chinese celadon porcelain plate beautifully painted in polychrome enamels featuring a bird, insects, butterflies, and flowers. The painting was well executed by an artist who had a good eye for design. In very good antique condition, there is one fine hairline measuring .75" or 1.9 cm. and 1 fleabite. Marked on the back, it dates Tongzhi Period (1862-74).
June Hastings
$125.00
Blue and white Chinese export Canton plate measuring 8.5 inches diameter. In excellent condition, no chips, no hairlines, no frits or flea bites, just normal firing flaws. Dates circa 1830.
June Hastings
$110.00
South Indian betel nut cutter with horse motif handle. Doesn't appear to have ever been used. Measures 7.5 inches long and dates pre 1950.
 
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