Beaded on Canvas Figural

Beaded on Canvas Figural

Beaded purse in black with cartouche featuring horse and rider jumping over a fence. From the collection of Kathy...
Micro Beaded Lady Feeding Ducks

Micro Beaded Lady Feeding Ducks

Micro beaded castle purse with a lady feeding the ducks.  Rare motif.  Depicted is the castle Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. Kathy Glaeser was able to see this castle in person when she visited Germany.  Sigmaringen Castle was the princely castle and seat of government for...
Monkeys & Dragon Japanese Embroidered Purse

Monkeys & Dragon Japanese Embroidered Purse

           This purse is Japanese, Meiji period, about 1880’s. It measures 6 x 9 inches (without chain). The body of the purse is embroidery, done in silk. Built-up satin stitch combined with French knots (called Peking stitch in Asia). The ornate hand made frame is...
Silk Bag Dragon Motif

Silk Bag Dragon Motif

Was told it was Late Qing (Edwardian) to 1930s - Chinese Silk with gold thread throughout, Clasp is Genuine Nephrite possibly previously used as buttons. Dragon motif. I hope what I was told on the Antique Asian site is correct! From the collection of April...
Dutch Boy & Geese Celluloid Frame

Dutch Boy & Geese Celluloid Frame

Dutch boy with honking geese theme. The celluloid handle is made as a clip and the body gathers to a beautiful little knob at the bottom. From the collection of Phyllis Tucker   ...