Converse Auctions

Gordon S. Converse is a professional antique dealer and appraiser who founded Converse & Co. over 30 years ago. His expertise in appraising antiques has been recognized by PBS's “Antiques Roadshow” where he was an on-air appraiser specializing in clocks and watches; and has served many foundations, museums, and private collectors.

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CARVED WOODEN STAND

CARVED WOODEN STAND :This wooden stand sits on four curved feet. The apron has archaic and ruyi patterns on the apron. On top is a faux woven top surrounded by carving made to resemble bamboo. 16 1/4" X 8 1/4" X 5"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $50.00 via USPS Priority Mail or via FedEx Ground/Home Delivery. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

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  • 14d 22h

MING DYNASTY ROPE EDGED CELADON CHARGER

MING DYNASTY ROPE EDGED CELADON CHARGER:Celadon charger with a rope/pie crust edge. Carved and incised so that the glaze pools in the incised areas to define the dragon and flaming pearl. There is an all over craquelure finish. . Provenance: local antique shop.16 1/2" X 3 1/4"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $50.00 via USPS Priority Mail or via FedEx Ground/Home Delivery. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

MOUNTAIN AND VILLAGE SCENE SCROLL

MOUNTAIN AND VILLAGE SCENE SCROLL:A house is nestled at the bottom of a cliff, we see a scholar residing within. A man walks on a path above. Mountains are in the distance. Calligraphy and artist mark on upper left, mark on lower left. 54" X 13"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $25.00 via USPS Priority Mail. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition:Stained on the back, not visible from the front. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

MING DYNASTY INCISED CELADON BOWL

MING DYNASTY INCISED CELADON BOWL:A celadon bowl that has a scalloped pie crust rim with incised lotus in the center surrounded by a wide tendril border. The bottom repeats the wide tendril border. The glaze has an all over craquelure and small spatter pattern. 8 3/4" X 2 1/4"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $30.00 via USPS Priority Mail. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

PAIR OF MIRRORED SCROLL WEIGHTS

PAIR OF MIRRORED SCROLL WEIGHTS:Two mirrored scroll weights with appliqu�d stone work and mother of pearl flowers, branches, and rocks. 13 1/4" X 1 3/4" X 1"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $40.00 via USPS Priority Mail or via FedEx Ground/Home Delivery. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

ANTIQUE FRAMED BRONZE THANGKA

ANTIQUE FRAMED BRONZE THANGKA:The central figure is wearing a mask with flaming hair and holding a staff with a skull, a woman with a dog mask is holding on to him. They are standing on a beast who is crouched on top of a human. They all stand on top of a lotus pedestal. The thangka is polychromed in red, green, blue, and silver. 17 1/2" X 23 1/2"There are additional pictures of this item on our Dropbox site.Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $55.00 via USPS Priority Mail or via FedEx Ground/Home Delivery. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition:There are additional pictures of this item on our Dropbox site. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

UNUSUAL ORANGE AND BLACK PEACOCK STYLE BOWL

UNUSUAL ORANGE AND BLACK PEACOCK STYLE BOWL:Thick drip glaze in orange reveals black 'eyes' forming the traditional hypnotic patterning. The heavy glaze drips are revealed over the unglazed foot. 8 1/4" X 4"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $30.00 via USPS Priority Mail. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition:Small chip on rim. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

PAIR MIRRORED YONGZHENG BIRD BOWLS

PAIR MIRRORED YONGZHENG BIRD BOWLS:Two pair of black birds with oranges breasts are perched on cherry trees on either side of the scene. Calligraphy and artist mark is on the back. Marked on the bottom. 5 3/4" X 2 1/2"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $25.00 via USPS Priority Mail. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. Each additional item of this size would cost $15.00. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

HUANGHUALI JEWELRY CHEST

HUANGHUALI JEWELRY CHEST:A Huanghuali jewelry chest with carved front door panels with birds and flowering branches. Metal corners and details, and wire handles. Four individual drawers over one long drawers. Provenance: Property of a lifelong Washington DC based antique collector and international businessman.14" X 9 1/2" X 13 1/2"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $50.00 via USPS Priority Mail or via FedEx Ground/Home Delivery. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

HUANGHUALI PAINTING TABLE

HUANGHUALI PAINTING TABLE:Beautifully defined ghost face grain on the top panel. Stands on four dowel legs topped with curvilinear apron and vertical bracket.49" X 17" X 33"There are additional pictures of this item on our Dropbox site.Shipping:We are unable to ship this item. Please contact a third party shipper for a quote. Please be sure and include your shipping address, a description of the lot, including any dimensions, the speed at which you will need it shipped and the amount you would like to insure it for. You may also hire your own third party shipper, they must be willing to pick the item up from us. Please contact us for a list of recommended shippers. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition:There are additional pictures of this item on our Dropbox site. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

PAIR OF HUANGHUALI HEXAGONAL ROSE CHAIRS

PAIR OF HUANGHUALI HEXAGONAL ROSE CHAIRS:Two hexagonal rose chairs with a carved ruyi inset above vines on the backsplats, and beveled arm rests and legs.30" X 22" X 37 1/2"There are additional pictures of this item on our Dropbox site.Shipping:We are unable to ship this item. Please contact a third party shipper for a quote. Please be sure and include your shipping address, a description of the lot, including any dimensions, the speed at which you will need it shipped and the amount you would like to insure it for. You may also hire your own third party shipper, they must be willing to pick the item up from us. Please contact us for a list of recommended shippers. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition:There are additional pictures of this item on our Dropbox site. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

CHINESE EMPIRE ONE DOLLAR COIN

CHINESE EMPIRE ONE DOLLAR COIN:The unusual form of the dragon makes this dollar (yuan) coin from the Chinese Empire stand out.2 1/4"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $15.00 via USPS Priority Mail. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. Each additional item of this size would cost $7.50. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN BRUSH HANDLE

BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN BRUSH HANDLE:Blue swirling clouds decorate this white porcelain brush handle. A line of characters border one side of the bottom of the handle. 8" X 2"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $30.00 via USPS Priority Mail. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

BLUE AND WHITE OCTAGONAL YUAN STYLE PLANTER

BLUE AND WHITE OCTAGONAL YUAN STYLE PLANTER:The planter shows scenes of men in a garden. Various village figures including scholars and warriors stand in a garden amid trees and flowers. The neck has a diapered pattern, the shoulders are flower and tendril, the bottom is lotus petal. The bottom has an incised clay plaque with characters. Provenance: local antique shop.12" X 12 1/2"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $50.00 via USPS Priority Mail or via FedEx Ground/Home Delivery. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

NATURALISTIC DUAN INK STONE

NATURALISTIC DUAN INK STONE:Naturalistic carved ink stone with leaves and pods with depressions for water and ink. 7 1/2"Shipping:We are able to pack and ship this item to an address in the United States for $30.00 via USPS Priority Mail. Tracking information will be sent to your email address. This price does not include insurance. If you require insurance you will need to ship through a third party. Please inquire about international shipping costs. Please email shipping@converseauctions.com if you have any questions.Condition: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. High resolution images from this auction can be seen by visiting our Dropbox site for this auction. Auction Description:We here at Converse Auctions have spent the last several months collecting the best of the best Chinese antiques for this Important Auction. We have hand selected over 300 items for this sale including: Ming & Qing Dynasty porcelain, Republic Period porcelain, monumental Qing Dynasty Cloisonné, Hetian jade, jewelry, a collection of antique Tibetan pieces including a 15th century gold gilt Buddha and several Thangkas, export Chinese silver, export porcelain, Chinese watercolor paintings, Zitan and Huanghuali furniture and more!Read more

  • USAUSA
  • 14d 22h

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Gordon S. Converse & Co.
Gordon S. Converse & Co.
57 Lancaster Ave
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Malvern, PA 19355
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