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Pair of Japanese Satsuma alter vases mounted on temple shi shi

A Japanese Meiji period bronze vase of baluster form with applied pair of Shi Shi chasing a foliated tasselled ball, the applied pieces achieved by a second firing, 48 cm high.

Two Japanese Imari dishes with a scalloped edge, 19th/20th century, the charger has geese and shi shi dogs in alternate cartouche. large 31 cm & 22 cm

A pair of Chinese bronze Shishi or lion dogs on separate bronze stands. Height 10 cm each

Satsuma moon shaped vase with two shishi lion handles, painted to both sides with with autumn lake scenes, standing on a floral painted pedestal. Condition good, minor age related wear. Height 18.9 cm

A pair of Japanese bronze censers. Meiji Period cast with shishi lions to the lids marked. Height 260m

Kutani two piece gilded vase with one floral panel, another panel with two men nurturing a crane & shi shi dog handles set upon a separate tri footed base with pierced floral banding. Signed with five character marks to base. Some damage to the stand. Heig

A collection of blanc de chine items, 20th century, comprising a large pair of figures depicting Quan Yin seated upon an elephant and a shishi lion respectively, a seated Buddha on a lotus throne, a Budai carrying a sack and a large persimmon, a seated roy

A collection of blanc de chine items, 20th century, comprising a Avalokitesvara figure with twenty four arms, a pair of figures of Quan Yin seated upon a shishi lion and an elephant respectively, a reclining figure of Avalokitesvara, a figure of Shou Lao c

Pair of 'He and She' Japanese Kutani lidded tea cups, the exterior painted with shishi lions, the interior with lines of calligraphy, Kutani mark to the base, wood box. Diameter 6.5 cm max. Provenance: collection of John & Marguerite Scott

Pair of Chinese blue and white dishes, 18th century, painted with panels with the character shi [long life]. Diameter 15 cm

A Chinese enamelled bottle-shaped vase, Signed Shi Yuchu (1090-1972), Republic period, painted with two butterflies flying about a field of daisies, with stand and box, 16.5 cm high. Provenance: Ex K. Y. Fine Art Exhibited: Lot 21, Innovation and Continuit

A pair of Japanese exportware Shishi Fiercely modelled with raised enamels, early 20th century, restorations, 20 cm long

A Chinese carved stone censer and cover, mottled and veined yellow-brown stone, of compressed globular form on three animal mask and paw feet, with a pair of elephant mask and loose ring handles to the sides, the cover with a shishi finial, the body with a

A pair of horseshoe-back chairs and a table, 19th century, each wide curved crestrail composed of five members and the rounded terminals with pierced foliate scrolls, set on straight back and front posts with shaped spandrels and curving side posts, the cu

A pair of Chinese export polychrome-decorated porcelain vases, late 19th century, mallet-shaped and applied with a pair of shishi to the neck and opposed pairs of chilongs at the shoulder, each neck and body decorated with panels between foliate borders, t

A pair of Chinese export polychrome-decorated porcelain vases, 19th century, baluster-shaped and applied with a pair of shishi to the neck and opposed pairs of chilongs at the shoulder, each neck and body decorated with panels between foliate borders, the

A miniature spirit stone brush rest 19th century, the variegated beige and brown stone naturalistically carved to mimic a miniature spirit stone (linglong shi), capable of resting two brushes

A pair of Japanese Bizenware shi-shi, 19th century, well modelled with open mouths in rampant pose with incised marks to the underside of each abdomen. 24 cm long 23 cm high and 21 cm long, 20 cm high

A Japanese Bizen pottery group of two shi-shi, Meiji period (1868-1912) 17 x 21 cm

Impressive and unusually large cream / green Chinese soapstone seal, with darker mottling, the large rectangular seal block surmounted by a shishi lion with her two cubs cavorting on her back and head. Incised border of waves and clouds, each face finely i

A pair of Japanese decorative heavy wood panels, Meiji period, lacquer and gilt, carved with two large shi-shi lions, metal mounted. 185 x 72 cm

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