Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1342536
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A wonderful lot of a small axe-head, Neolithic Hongshan culture (circa 4700 BC to 2900 BC) and a finely polished dagger-axe or Ge, possible ancient, but could also have been made as an archaistic creation.

Both made in green Nephrite Jade, the axe with heavy calcification and the Dagger-axe in a lovely transperant mottled green and brown Jade.

Size: The Dagger-axe measure 134 mm., the axe 57 mm.

Ex. Tony Lee Collection (axe) and Danish Private Collection (Dagger-axe)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342356
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Interesting Chinese Jade GE from a famous collection of really old Jade carvings..

A fine archaistic Jade weapon, called a GE, a combination of a spear and a dagger or sword. A puzzling piece that looks very old and perhaps archaic. Done in a fine Spinach green jade stone, carved and perfectly polished and balanced. Small decoration on the tang. The blade very delicately made.

Size: Ca. 28 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1342313
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$250.00
An early, possible Pre-Dynastic Jade bead of a very large size, Song or Earlier, before 1200 AD.

A very interesting large bead from the Tony Lee collection. The bead of simple tubular form, drilled and finely polished in a mottled and perhaps calcified celadon jade type.

The bead is very attractive and surely finished in hand with ancient tools, thus slightly asymethric with fine patina.

Size: 9 cm.! Weight: 69 grams.

Condition: Choice and intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342311
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$395.00
A small lot of four Jade bottles in different shapes, dating from ca. 1900 and later period.

Two bottles are narrow and earlier, carved in pale celadon, and the other two are carved in greyish-white jade and are more round.

Some very nice bottles with beautiful patina, sold as one collection!

Size: 5-6 cm. high and with round bottle being 55 mm. wide. Combined weight ca. 300 grams.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342220
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A superb Jade carving pendant of a one-horned lion on a cash coin, likely Qing Dynasty or slightly later.

An artfully carved lion figure the finest transperant white Jade Nephrite with red markings. The lion is guarding a a cash coin, like the famous money-toad. A finely carved and polished jade, glossy and nice sharp details.

Size: 60 mm. Weight: 50.26 grams.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, bought as antique in the 1980s-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342218
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A beautiful jade carving pendant of a fruit or leaf in white Nephrite Jade with brown inclusions ca. 19th. century.

A finely carved piece with good details and style.

Size: 52 mm. 38 mm.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, bought in the 1980s-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342217
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A highly interesting and artfully carved brush-rest in Celadon Jade Nephrite, likely ca. 1900s.

The brushrest modelled as a bedrock with three formations that looks like heads of ghosts. A finely carved and polished jade, glossy and fine openwork details.

Size: 12,2 cm. Weight: 110 grams.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, bought as antique in the 1980s-1990s at auction.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342191
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A beautiful jade carving pendant of an insect in superb white jade with red markings, 19th./20th. century.

A finely carved piece with good details and style.

Size: 45 mm.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, bought in the 1980s-1990s at auction.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342190
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Excellent Jade carving of a pendant in transperant white jade with red markings.

The pendant is carved as a large bird - a Phoenix perhaps - with a butterfly on it's back. The carvinbg done with great detail and artistic skill using the natural colour of a nice stone.

Size: 85 mm.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, bought in the 1980s-1990s at auction.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342189
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A superb Chinese Jade pendant in white Nephrite Jade, 19th/20th. century.

The pendant is carved as a bird standing inside a plant that is covering it's body with the leafs and the bird is picking with it's beak in a large flower which is growing on top of a rock. A wonderfully detailed motif done in openwork with relief or layers. The stone white a slight tranperancy - very beautiful!

Size: 45 mm. x 43 mm.

Ex. Harald Bonde, director of Great Nordic, bought ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342188
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A beautiful Archaistic Jade carving pendant, likely late Qing or Republic period.

This animal has almost sculptural qualities and is carved in a terrific archaistic style. The pendant is modelled as an animal with it's head turned back and the tail visible at one side.

A simple but yet beautiful piece and made a splendid clean pale celadon jade (almost white with hint of green). Highly polished and very glossy as seen in the pictures.

Size: 55 mm. long and 42 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342187
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A lovely brushwasher in white Nephrite Jade with black veins, Qing Dynasty.

The brushwasher polished in a fine quality white Nephrite stone with black veins. It's modelled as a flower with a smaller flower on the base. Fine details and an extremely attractive carving.

Size: 7 cm. in diameter and massive weighing 112,8 grams

Ex. Harald Bonde, director of Great Nordic, bought in China ca. 1920-1930.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1342184
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A fine large Scroll weight in white Nephrite Jade, c. 19th. century.

The scroll weight carved with two Dragons in a fine quality stone with warm brown markings on the plain underside.

Size: ca. 20 cm. long. Weight: 176 grams!

Ex. Harald Bonde, director of Great Nordic, bought ca. 1920-1930.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1341808
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$1,650.00


A superb 64 cm high male attendant carrying a tray with drinking bottles. The figure is decorated with green and orange-yellow glazes and black, red & white pigmentation. It dates to the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

Exceptional quality pottery figure with precise and detailed painting and glazing. The height and the fact that it's done in realistic life-like proportions makes this figure massive and heavy...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1341807
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A superb 60 cm high male attendant carrying a tray with a drinking mug or flask. The figure is decorated with green and orange-yellow glazes and black, red & white pigmentation. It dates to the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

Exceptional quality pottery figure with precise and detailed painting and glazing. The height and the fact that it's done in realistic life-like proportions makes this figure massive and heavy. The head was made seperately as always with the largest Ming Tomb...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1341805
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A superb 62 cm high female attendant carrying a fan. The figure is decorated with green and orange-yellow glazes and black, red & white pigmentation. It dates to the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

Exceptional quality pottery figure with precise and detailed painting and glazing. The height and the fact that it's done in realistic life-like proportions makes this figure massive and heavy. The head was made seperately as always with the largest Ming Tomb figure.

This fig...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1341771
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A rare male attendant pottery figure, China, Ming Dynasty, 1369-1644 AD

This figure comes from a very rare group of 'Edged' Tomb pottery figures.

The shape of the figures are sort of 'edged' or flat in the design and they are on a pair of rather peculiar bases, that we haven't seen before. They are clad in fine two-colour blue-glazed robes. The figure - a male - wears a high black hat and carries a book in his hand.

Size: Large and massive figure measuring c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1341768
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$850.00
A rare and exquisite pottery cavalry soldier, dating to China, Ming Dynasty 14th.-15th. cent AD.

The warrior is in full armor, carrying a shield in his left hand. He wears a high helmet, finely detailed, and rides a white horse. Note the fine decorative lion-masks on his shoulders! The figure is partly glazed, partly pigmented.

Exceptionally detailed and interesting figure of museum quality.

Size: ca. 31-32 cm. high and 25-26 cm. long. (12,4 / 10 inches)