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Antique Kaajal case - Mid 1800's.

The latest addition and now the Pièce de Résistance of my Beauty Antique collection. This vintage cartridge for Surma or ‘Kaajal’ is quite traditionally South Asian. 

         

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Collectibles of the Week--Memories of School Days

I  have so many wonderful collectibles acquired over the last 80+ years.  Some were gifts, some were part of my life growing up, some are inherited, some were purchased at antique malls and thrift stores  – all are precious to me.  242 more words

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Chinese Han Dynasty Pottery Jar

$3000

Rare painted pottery jar with cover.   Often time the cover would be missing.  Traces of red paint.  Han Dynasty, 2nd century BC.  43 cm tall

Antique

19th Century Chinese Wedding Headdress

$6000

Superb example of a 19th century Chinese wedding headdress.  Applied kingfisher feather.  Inset with natural tourmaline.  21 cm wide x 16 cm tall

Antique

Huge Chinese Opaque Amber Mila Boulder

$4000

Huge Chinese golden opaque amber mila.  100% natural with no enhancements.   71 grams.  88 x 68 x 18 mm.

Antique

18th Century Chinese Sang de Boeuf Porcelain Vase

$3000 

Superb Sang de Boeuf glaze Chinese porcelain in elegant form of the bottle vase.  18th century Qianlong period.  29 cm tall

Antique

18th Century Chinese Hetian Jade Belt Buckle

$5000 USD

Here is a superb example of 18th century jade belt buckle.   It is nephrite jade from Hetian, Xinjiang.  Qianlong Period.  9.5 cm long.  66 grams

18th Century