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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1307439 (stock #M0796)
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£1,500.00
Large Chinese Yuan / Early Ming Dynasty "Blue & White" Jar with Cover

This rare large jar was made during the latter part of the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368), or possibly the early Ming Dynasty. This type of ware is classed as "blue & white" and was made at one of the kilns at Yuxi in Yunnan province, one of the first places in China where underglazed blue & white ware was produced. It is decorated with a Buddhist theme...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1307430 (stock #M0793)
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£75.00
Chinese 19th Century Blue & White Porcelain Box with Inscription (large)

This blue & white porcelain box was made during the 19th Century. It is "heavily-potted" with a slightly dome-shaped cover. Inside the box and the cover are characters etched into the glaze; we have not had these translated. The glaze has "crawled" a little from the surface during firing. It is in good condition with no repair or restoration...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1307429 (stock #M0794)
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£65.00
Chinese 19th Century Blue & White Porcelain Box with Inscription (small)

This blue & white porcelain box was made during the late 19th Century. It is "heavily-potted" with a slightly dome-shaped cover. Inside the box and the cover are characters etched into the glaze. Although we have not had these fully translated there are characters referring the to 23rd year of the reign of Guangxu (1875 - 1908). It is in good condition with no repair or restoration...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1307428 (stock #M0795)
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£65.00
Chinese 19th Century Blue & White Porcelain Box with Inscription

This blue & white porcelain box was made during the 19th Century. It is "heavily-potted" with a slightly dome-shaped cover. Inside the box and the cover are characters etched into the glaze. We have not had these characters translated. Interestingly there are very small matching scars to the unglazed rim of both box and cover showing the cover was fired in-situ. It is in good condition with no repair or restoration...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1307207 (stock #M0351)
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£600.00
Large Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Glazed Buddhist Jar with Inscription

This large and impressive glazed pottery jar was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279), or possibly the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368). Until recent years, this type of jar was almost unknown in the west with some people initially attributing them to the Liao Dynasty (same general period but in the north of China)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1307189 (stock #M0792)
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£65.00
South-East Asian 13th Century Glazed Stoneware Jar (Khmer / Thai)

This small stoneware jar of globular form was made during the 12th - 13th century. It has a pale grey stoneware body and has been coated, both inside and out, in a thin dark brown glaze that has a slight hint of green. The flat base and extreme lower outer body remain unglazed...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1307053 (stock #M0362)
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Large Chinese Tang Dynasty Attendant Painted Pottery Figure with Oxford TL Test

This rare and exceptionally tall pottery figure was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is the male equivalent of the well-known "fat lady" (female courtier) figures. It is made from a buff-coloured pottery that has been "cold panted" in a base coat of white on top of which have been black, pink, and red pigments...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1307051 (stock #M9570)
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Pair of Tall Chinese Tang Dynasty Male & Female Figures with Oxford TL Test (AD 618 - 906)

This pair of figures was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). They are made from a buff-coloured pottery that has been "cold painted" in coloured pigments. They are similarly dressed in long-sleeved robes...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1910 item #1305797 (stock #b7204)
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£65.00
A Fine & Rare Japanese Original Watercolour Design for a Printed Fan. Meiji Period 1868-1912 Width 18 12/ ins. (47 cms) x ht. 9 1/4 ins. (23.5 cms) This unique large painting was done as a design for a printed fan produced by the firm of Toshio Inouye, 27 Bukkoji, Takakura, Kyoto and bears their stamp...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1305793 (stock #b7229)
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£120.00

A Drawing Manual for Schools by Asai Chu. Pub. 1898 Vol. 8

10 1/8 x 7 1/8 ins. (25.7 x 18.2 cms) The Japanese title is Chugaku Edehon, this being the second printing of Meiji 31 (1898), the original printing was in 1895. The Japanese Education Ministry, the Monbusho, had commissioned Asai Chu (1856-1907), one of the foremost artists and educators of the day, to create a series of such handbooks for schools giving instruction in Western methods. Several volumes of the lithographically...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1305277 (stock #b7226)
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Japanese Woodblock Surimono Print Ca. 1890 Meiji Period

8 ½ x 7 ¼ ins. (21.6 x 18.4 cms) Original surimono, being made in very small editions, are very rare and expensive. In the 1890s a series of reprints were made in the town of Akashi. The present example is one of those reprints. The artist is Hokkei, a Hokusai pupil renowned for his surimono designs.

The subject is the woman of the mountains, Yama-uba, a mythic character often featured in the Noh drama (see Wikipedia for ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1305268 (stock #b7224)
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£45.00

Japanese Woodblock Surimono Print Ca. 1890 Meiji Period

8 ½ x 7 ¼ ins. (21.6 x 18.4 cms) Original surimono, being made in very small editions, are very rare and expensive. In the 1890s a series of reprints were made in the town of Akashi. The present example is one of those reprints. The artist is Hokkei, a Hokusai pupil renowned for his surimono designs.

The condition is very good, with no damage and no repairs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1305267 (stock #b7223)
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£45.00

Japanese Woodblock Surimono Print Ca. 1890 Meiji Period

8 ½ x 7 ¼ ins. (21.6 x 18.4 cms) Original surimono, being made in very small editions, are very rare and expensive. In the 1890s a series of reprints were made in the town of Akashi. The present example is one of those reprints. The artist is Gakutei (1786-1868), a fine designer renowned for his surimono and book illustration.

The condition is very good, with no damage and no repairs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1305264 (stock #b7219)
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£65.00

Japanese Woodblock Surimono Print Ca. 1890 Meiji Period

8 ½ x 7 ¼ ins. (21.6 x 18.4 cms) Original surimono, being made in very small editions, are very rare and expensive. In the 1890s a series of reprints were made in the town of Akashi. The present example is one of those reprints. The artist is Shinsai, a Hokusai pupil renowned for his surimono designs.

The condition is very good, with no damage and no repairs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1305263 (stock #b7217)
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£45.00

Japanese Woodblock Surimono Print Ca. 1890 Meiji Period

8 ½ x 7 ¼ ins. (21.6 x 18.4 cms) Original surimono, being made in very small editions, are very rare and expensive. In the 1890s a series of reprints were made in the town of Akashi. The present example is one of those reprints. Although unsigned the design is always attributed to Hokusai.

The condition is very good, with no damage and no repairs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1305262 (stock #b7216)
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£25.00

Japanese Woodblock Surimono Print Ca. 1890 Meiji Period

8 ½ x 7 ¼ ins. (21.6 x 18.4 cms) Original surimono, being made in very small editions, are very rare and expensive. In the 1890s a series of reprints were made in the town of Akashi. The present example is one of those reprints. The artist has not been identified. There is metallic pigment on the costume of the right hand figure.

The condition is good, with no repairs. There is slight toning of the paper, possibly due ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1304980 (stock #M0779)
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£350.00
Chinese Jin Dynasty Pottery Tile - Female Dancer (with display stand) AD 1115 - 1234

This moulded pottery tile was made during the Jin Dynasty (AD 1115 - 1234). It features a female dancer in the act of dancing; note the clothing, the hairstyle and the long flowing ribbons held in the dancer's hands. It is made from a grey pottery and there are traces of "cold painted" white pigment in places. It has a dual-purpose custom-made perspex stand that can be used to either hang the tile on a wall,...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1304852 (stock #M0781)
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£3,500.00
Very Rare Chinese Eastern Han Dynasty Stone Toad Money Tree Base (AD 25 - 220)

This extremely rare toad-shaped pedestal, or base, for the legendary coin-shedding tree dates to the Eastern Han Dynasty (AD 25 - 220) and has been excavated from Sichuan province. The coin-shedding, or money, tree is known from late Han Dynasty funerary art from the south-west of China. It was believed that if shaken, coins would fall from it. The money tree itself would comprise a bronze trunk, or pole, to which...