Bixy Auction Gallery focuses on Chinese antiques Sept. 15

Chinese antiques

Chinese blue and white large jar, excellent condition, 14.5in x 15in diameter. Estimate: $8,000-$10,000. Bixy Auction Gallery image

COVINA, Calif. – Bixy Auction Gallery will conduct a sale of more than 200 lots of rare Chinese antiques and hand-carved furniture from the 15th through the 20th century on Saturday, Sept. 15. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

Bixy Auction Gallery’s online auction features rare items such as antique porcelain vases and floor pieces, hand-carved huanghuali (rosewood) furniture, and bronze Buddha table statues.

Chinese antiques

Chinese gilding money Buddha, 11.5in high, x 7.5in wide x 7in diameter. Estimate: $4,000-$10,000. Bixy Auction Gallery image

Many of the items bear a reign mark or stamp, which signifies the era in which the item was made, as well as authenticity.

Chinese antiques

Chinese Longquan porcelain jar, 13in high x 13in diameter. Estimate: $8,000-$10,000. Bixy Auction Gallery image

The auction is scheduled to start on Saturday, Sept. 15, at 9 a.m. Pacific time/noon Eastern.