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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #257180 (stock #C-009)
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$110.00
A small (2.25" x 1.5") Chinese BROWN GLAZED crackled JAR, in perfect condition except for one very small rim chip. Circa: 18th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1029241 (stock #CH-10/E/8)
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Sold
Chinese porcelain Quingbai baluster JAR well modelled with a crackled creamy-blu glaze sitting on a slightly inverted narrow footrim. The base is glazed (& nicked) and there is a half-silver dollar shaped (& size) firing crack in the base. Condition is fair...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #470099 (stock #C-2005)
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The slender body covered on the exterior with a green glaze suffused with dark crackle, while the mouth rim, interior of the neck and base are covered with a white glaze suffused with dark crackle, the edge of the everted mouth rim covered with a brown wash. Provenance: #29 from the Dr. I. Rodriguez collection of Chinese Ceramics. Height is 9.5 inches. Condition report on request.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #257996 (stock #C-12)
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SOLD (with COA)
Pair of baluster chaped Chinese porcelain Vases of a scholar and servant in a garden; with lids. There is a spurious Ming Dynasty, 6 character Reign mark in underglaze blue on the rim of each vase. The Nien Hao: Ta Ming Wan-Li-Nien-Chieh (1573-1619) but actually these are 18th/19th Century. Condition is good, but there are two hairlines on rin & shoulder of one vase. The other vase/lids are perfect. Dimensions are almost 5.5" (17cms.)in height x 3.33" (8.4cms.) in diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #256849 (stock #C-005)
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$95.00
Blue & White porcelain Chinese OPIUM (pipe) JAR, with an underglaze blue floral design. Condition: There are no rim chips but there are several hairline cracks and a few small kiln errors. It's 2" in height with a 1.75" diameter. Circa: 18th C.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #359767 (stock #C-971)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$380.00
Japanese "ch'ui p'in-kuo lu" (powdered or sprayed apple-green glaze)porcelain DISH with a blue underglase DRAGON within a double circle. There are 4 characters on the back within a single pale blue circle. This beautiful dish is not in perfect condition. There are two hairline cracks, 2.5 and 2.8 cms in length which are clearly visable in picture #4. There is also one small "rim chip," which can be seen in the same picture #4 and is located in the shadow at 10:00 o'clock...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #106073 (stock #C-373)
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Sold from E. Schloss Collection, purchased at Christie's NYC- Exhibited in 2 museums in CA.
Braying Chinese Camel, pottery, sancai glaze, Tang Dynasty (618-907 AD) some restorations. This was purchased from Christies in NYC, and was from the E. Schloss Collection. It was exhibited at the Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art @ La Mirada 08/21/94 and the Bowers Museum of Cultural Art in Santa Ana CA, 10/06/96-03/16/97. This example of Chinese Funerary Art is superior to many examples in the finest museums. 22 inches in height x 18 inches in width.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #257002 (stock #C-007)
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$175.00
Small, 2.25" x 2.5", underglaze red (Iron-Oxide) floral motif,Chinese JAR with HANDLES on a crackled whitish-gray background. Condition is excellent, no chips, cracks or hairlines. Circa: Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1065307 (stock #CH-11/T/04)
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Sold to Chinese in Beijing
Chinese 18th Century portion of a KESI CHIFU (Formal Court Robe) with auspicious symbols (bats) embroidered in silk around a central motif of a single peony blossom. Very attractively mounted and framed in black with non-glare glass and a brass hanging hook. Condition is good with only some slight discoloration. Dimensions of frame: 17.75 inches(44cm) x 15.25 inches(39cm) Dimensions of central medallion: 13.25 inches (35cm) x 10.75 inches (27cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1082745 (stock #CH-11/T/07)
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Sold to China
Chinese Longquan celadon "bamboo" bottle VASE. Song Dynasty, with provenance from the J.T. Tai Co. Collection. Beautifully proportioned and well potted in one of the most desirable shapes in Chinese ceramics; this vase would be a highlight to a collector's Song collection! Purchased March 22, 2011 from Sotheby's in New York City, Lot # 285. Height is 6.5 inches or 16.5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #178691 (stock #C-147)
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SOLD
This is a Japanese (faithfully and skillfully) executed reproduction of a Chinese Fukien 15th Century CENSER (filled with sand and used on a Buddhist alter to burn incense.) The soft cream colored crackle glaze is well applied and covers about 70-80% of the footrim. The color is actually more white-cream than the bluish tinge in the photo. Bottom is unglazed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #470450 (stock #C-2007)
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SOLD- Provenance, Lot #211 from Christie's NYC auction, sale 9/20/2005
A small 4 3/4" (12cms.)Chinese JUNYAO Tripod CENSER with Provenance. Jin/Yuan Dynasty (1115-1368) Heavily potted with compressed body raised on three pinched cabriole supports, and applied on both sides with two flower heads repeated on either side of the neck between the two upright, pierced rectangular handles that are attached to the everted rim, covered inside and out with a rich milky turquoise-blue glaze embellished with reddish-purple splashes on the handles and rim that thins to mushro...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1077125 (stock #CH-11/T/05)
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Price on Request
Chinese silver and gold inlay bronze animal figure (Ram) standing foursquare with head raised, eyes bulging, ears alert and horns outstretched! Finely cast with a collar encircling the neck with scrolls decorating the sides and haunches, the long faceted tail also inlaid. All decorated with gold and silver inlay over the entire body in contrast to the pale brownish-green patina. Purchased at Sotheby's in NYC, Lot # 225, pg. 187 from the J.T. TAI & Co. Sale on 22 March, 2011.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #351974 (stock #C-002)
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Chinese pottery DING and Cover with a seven character inscription are from the "Collection of Monsieur Georges Halphen," which was auctioned at Christies in Paris, November 20, 2003, Lot # 454, page 33. A "Certificat pour un bien cultural" # 017925 or COA was issued by the French Minstry of Culture that allows this Ding to be legally shipped back to Europe without any VAT taxes. The DING is in exceptionally fine condition with no chips, cracks, pitting or losses. Circa: 206BC-220AD...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1043002 (stock #CH-10/E/11)
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Chinese Longquan celadon "Lotus" stonewear JAR and Cover with a soft pale sea-green glaze over the incised baluster body rising from a recessed base to a short straight neck, the cover with broad foliate rim & stem finial. Circa: early Ming Dynasty (14th Century) Condition is good, report available on request. Height is 9.25 inches or 23.6 cm. Purchased in London.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #359020 (stock #C-141)
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Chinese porcelain VASE in rouleau form with cylindrical body and neck with a slightly expanded mouth. A scene (in underglaze colbalt blue) of two scholars reading under trees near their homes, under trees with towering mountains in the background; a motif first copied from an earlier scroll painting. The background is not white, but an oatmeal-colored, crackled glaze. Condition is excellent with only two small pin-head glaze bursts in the blue design area. Height is 9.8 inches or 24.9 cms...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1025782 (stock #CH-10/E/1)
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Sold to PRC
Chinese porcelain GE or Guanyao, WALL VASE with two tone cracklature "golden thread and iron wire" in a stunning Cong form! Excellent condition. Dimensions: 11.25 inches (29 cms) in height and 4 1/8 inches (11.3 cms) in width. There is a Qianlong (1736-1795) under glaze blue seal mark and of the period.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #196505 (stock #C-142)
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Chinese CLOISONNE Incense Burner, in the form of an IBIS with brass filigree tail feathers and semi-precious stones standing a full 21 inches in height on a tri-footed round base with a diameter of 9". Condition is good, but 4/18 pieces of turquoise are missing from the tail feathers. Each feather should have 3 pieces of turquoise and all have another semi-precious stone. Although not shown, the cavity under the feathers is where the incense is burned. The feathers on the back are removable...