All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1278652 (stock #0190)
Momoyama Gallery
$1,400.00

We present a real rare item. A fantastic tea bowl by legendary potter Nin'ami Dohachi made about 180 years ago, during Japanese Edo Period. Take your chance to get it.

Nin’ami Dohachi (born as Takahashi Mitsutoki; 1783-1855) worked in Awata until he set up a kiln in Fushimi, near Kyoto, in 1842. Dohachi was specialized in tea ceramics and was famous for his recreations of other styles in stoneware and porcelain, especially his efforts to revive the Ninsei and Kenzan styles...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1278650 (stock #GD-57-)
Here you find a lovely elegant Black-figure lekythos. The shoulder of the vase is decorated in a scrolling ivy pattern. Very characteristic on Greek lekythi. A nice burgundy band surrounds the tip of the rim and lower portion of the body of the vase. Two standing hoplites done in silhouette surround a horse riding warrior. All wearing characteristic Corinithian gear; helmets, greaves, tunics, spears and shields. Small but intact and in great condition. Measures 5inches in height...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278649 (stock #M0527)
Large Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dish

This large and "heavily-potted" blue & white "Swatow" or "Zhangzhou" porcelain dish was made in Fujian province on the south-east coast of China during the late 16th - early 17th century. The underglaze blue decoration features a scrolling border and peony spray in its centre. The peony is a symbol of honour, love and feminine beauty...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278648 (stock #M0526)
Large Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dish - Fo Dog

This blue & white porcelain dish was made during the Wanli reign (1573 - 1620) of the Ming Dynasty. It is coated in a thick crackled glaze, the crackle of the glaze penetrating the body in places. The underglaze blue pattern features a Fo Dog. The glaze to the inner surface is quite rough in places, and close examination shows it to be the result of hundreds of tiny burst bubbles within the glaze...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278647 (stock #M0525)
Large Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dish (Ex. Duncan Macintosh collection)

This blue & white "Swatow" or "Zhangzhou" porcelain dish was made in Fujian province on the south-east coast of China during the late 16th - early 17th century. The underglaze blue decoration features a scrolling border and three chrysanthemum blossoms in its centre. The chrysanthemum is a symbol of friendship. The reverse of the dish is simply decorated with just two blue bands...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278646 (stock #M0524)
Large Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dish

This blue & white "Swatow" or "Zhangzhou" porcelain dish was made in Fujian province on the south-east coast of China during the late 16th - early 17th century. The underglaze blue decoration features a scrolling border and peony design in its centre. The peony is a symbol of honour, love and feminine beauty. The reverse of the dish is simply decorated with just two blue bands...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278645 (stock #M0523)
Large Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dish

This blue & white "Swatow" or "Zhangzhou" porcelain dish was made in Fujian province on the south-east coast of China during the late 16th - early 17th century. The underglaze blue decoration features a scrolling border and peony design in its centre. The peony is a symbol of honour, love and feminine beauty. The reverse of the dish is simply decorated with just two blue bands. The dish is coated in a thick crackled glaze...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278644 (stock #M0522)
Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dish

This blue & white "Swatow" or "Zhangzhou" porcelain dish was made in Fujian province on the south-east coast of China during the late 16th - early 17th century. The underglaze blue decoration features a trellis border and a simple flower design in its centre. The reverse of the dish is simply decorated with just two blue bands.

Diameter 17.5 cm (6.75 inches). There is a chip to the rim...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278641 (stock #M0521)
Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Bowl - Three Friends of Winter

This porcelain bowl with flared rim was made during the late 15th - early 16th century. The pattern, in underglaze blue, features the "Three Friends of Winter"; the bamboo, pine and prunus, or plum...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278640 (stock #M0520)
Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Bowl

This blue and white porcelain bowl with flared rim was made during the late 15th - early 16th century and is quite "heavily-potted". The outer wall is nicely decorated with a scrolling lotus flower pattern below which are lotus leaf panels. The inner wall is decorated with a design featuring strings of beads The bowl is coated in a crackled glaze and to the lower body one of the glaze crackles has penetrated the body. 

Diameter 14 cm (5....

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278639 (stock #M0331)
Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Jar

This small blue & white porcelain jar dates to the 16th century. It is of a good form and is nicely decorated with an attractive scrolling floral pattern in underglaze blue. The glaze has a distinct and very unusual pink colour to it, clearly due to a firing anomaly during its manufacture. There is a small brown stain to the glaze at the shoulder. Height 8.75 cm (3.5 inches). It is in good cognition with no repair or restoration.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278638 (stock #M0334)
Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Jar - Fo Dog - Crackled Glaze

This small blue & white porcelain jar dates to the 16th century. It is quite heavily-potted and coated in a thick crackled glaze. The underglaze blue decoration features two dogs of fo. This jar is in "as excavated" condition. There are a couple of small, clearly ancient chips to the rim edge but no sign or restoration or repair. Height 7.5 cm (3 inches).

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1278637 (stock #M0519)
Rare Chinese Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Covered Gourd Box

This sizeable rare and unusual porcelain box was made during the 11th - 12th Century, most likely at one of the Guangdong kilns on the south-east coast of China. It is clearly meant to take the form of a gourd, with the stem on top of its cover and the incised lines down its side that can only faintly be seen. It is coated in quite a dark Qingbai glaze that is finely-crackled. Although the inner surface is also glazed, the flat ba...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1278636 (stock #M0518)
Small Chinese Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Octagonal Covered Box

This small moulded porcelain box with cover was made in the 12th Century during the Southern Song Dynasty. It is of octagonal form and is coated in a crackled greenish-blue Qingbai glaze, apart from the base that remains unglazed. This box has been excavated from a land site and there are still remains of the original burial soil and plant roots inside.

Diameter 4 cm (1.5 inches). This box is in very good condition with n...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1278635 (stock #M0517)
Small Chinese Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Covered Box with Moulded Inscription

This small moulded porcelain box with cover was made in the 12th Century during the Southern Song Dynasty. It is of a lobed form and is coated in a greenish-blue Qingbai glaze. Note also the moulded geometric pattern to the upper surface of the cover. The base remains unglazed and caries a moulded five-character inscription. We have been unable to translate the inscription, but a similar example is illustrated ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1278634 (stock #M0515)
Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Dehua Box

This round moulded porcelain covered box was made during the latter part of the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279) or possibly the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368) at the Dehua kilns in Fujian province. It is made from a white "chalky" porcelain and coated in a Qingbai glaze that has just the slightest hint of blue. Both upper and lower parts have vertical ribs with the cover also having circular ridges. The unglazed base is concave.

Diamete...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278633 (stock #M0514)
Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Covered Jar

This covered jar was made during the Wanli reign (1573 - 1620) of the Ming Dynasty. It has an underglaze blue decoration of floral patterns. The thick crackled glaze covers both inner and outer surfaces of the jar and the outer surface of the cover. The inside of the cover and the base of the jar remain unglazed. To the lower part of the jar the thick glaze has "crawled" in places and there is also kiln grit embedded within the glaze. ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1278632 (stock #M0513)
Fine Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Kendi - Xuande Mark (Damaged)

This is the remains of a large and particularly fine quality porcelain kendi made during the early to middle 16th Century. It was excavated from a land site in Cambodia and is still crammed full of its compacted burial soil complete with plant roots, making it quite heavy. The glaze is silky-smooth to the touch and the underglaze blue decoration is exceptional. The main design around the body is an elaborate flora...