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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1331820 (stock #MA050)
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£120.00
Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Pottery Buddhist Zodiac Jar

This interesting pottery jar was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279), or possibly the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368) and has been been excavated from a Buddhist site in Yunnan province.

The jar has been decorated with a variety of techniques: around the wall of the jar have been applied strips of clay to form five lotus leaf panels...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1331621 (stock #MA055)
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£1,500.00
Fine Chinese Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Saddled Horse (with Oxford TL Test)

This fine pottery model of a horse was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a pale buff-coloured pottery that is relatively highly-fired. The horse stands alert with mouth open and head turned to its left. On its back is a moulded saddle and blanket. The surface was "cold painted" with pigment after having been fired.

It is a good size with a height of 40 cm (15.75 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1331546 (stock #MA058)
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Tall Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Yangling "Stick" Figure

This tall and impressive pottery "Yangling" figure was made during the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8), more specifically, the 2nd century BC. It is "heavily-potted" and made from a dense fine-grained pottery that has been "cold painted" with a pink/brown flesh-coloured pigment on top of which the facial features have been picked-out in black and red pigments. These figures were made in separate sections, head, body, legs...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1331542 (stock #b7420)
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£750.00

Large Japanese Porcelain Tokkuri Attrib. to Otokoyama Kiln. Late Edo Period

Ht. 14 1/8 ins. (36 cms). This large and handsome tokkuri (sake vessel) is finely decorated in underglaze blue with a design of cherry blossom and peonies and two tumbling birds. The piece is similar in shape and decoration to a tokkuri in Toyko National Museum (see Illustrated Catalogues of Tokyo National Museum. Japanese Ceramics. 1966 Pl. 539. See photo on this listing)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1331441 (stock #MA054)
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Thai 14th - 15th Century Sawankhalok Stoneware Jar

This stoneware jar, or bottle of globular form was made during the 14th - 15th centuries at one of the Sawankhalok kilns. It is particularly heavily-potted. Around the shoulder and lower body are repeated bands of lightly incised lines. There are two small loop handles at the neck. It is coated in a finely-crackled greenish-grey glaze that falls short of the foot revealing the dark reddish brown stoneware body...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1331435 (stock #MA053)
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£175.00
Chinese Han Dynasty Pottery Amphora

A superbly conceived design; vessels of this general type have been found in tombs dating as far back as the Spring and Autumn Period (770-475 BC) and are thought by some archaeologists to be anthropomorphic, based on the female human form. 

This example was made some 2,000 years ago during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220), possibly earlier, and is particularly "heavily-potted" and is a little misshapen in places. Around the neck are bands of lightl...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1331366 (stock #MA052)
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Chinese Yuan Dynasty Jun Bowl

This stoneware Junyao bowl was made during the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368). Both inner and outer surfaces are coated in a thick Jun glaze that falls short of the "heavily-potted" foot revealing the pale yellowish-brown body. The glaze is finely crackled and its colour varies from purple to blue, depending on the thickness of the glaze - note also the greenish-blue splash to the glaze inside the bowl...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1330270 (stock #MA044)
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£850.00
Rare Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Buddhist Jar - Chinese & Sanskrit Script

This very rare jar was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279) or possibly the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368) and has been excavated from a Buddhist site in Yunnan province, then ,a particularly isolated part of China. Whilst the clay was still soft, prior to firing, the outer surface of this jar was incised with characters of Buddhist sutras...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330266 (stock #MA032)
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£1,250.00
Fine Tall Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Yangling "Stick" Girl

This fine and rare painted pottery figure was made during the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8), more specifically, the 2nd century BC. It is one of a variety of "Yangling" figures, more commonly known as "stick" figures. The vast majority of Yangling figures represent males; female figures are particularly rare. It is made from a dense fine-grained grey pottery that has been "cold painted" after firing...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330264 (stock #MA033)
Brian Page Antiques
£1,250.00
Fine Tall Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery "Stick" Girl

This fine and rare painted pottery figure of a nude girl was made during the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8), more specifically, the 2nd century BC...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330263 (stock #MA034)
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Tall Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Yangling "Stick" Figure

This tall and impressive pottery "Yangling" figure was made during the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8), more specifically, the 2nd century BC. It is "heavily-potted" and made from a dense fine-grained pottery that has been "cold painted" with a pink/brown flesh-coloured pigment on top of which the facial features have been picked-out in black and red pigments. These figures were made in separate sections, head, body, legs...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330262 (stock #MA037)
Brian Page Antiques
£1,500.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Machang Phase Painted Pottery Jar (c. 2300 - 2000 BC)

This large and impressive pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is made from a relatively highly-fired pale reddish-brown pottery, the surface colour of which varies in places due to uneven conditions during firing in the Neolithic kiln. The jar has a fairl...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330261 (stock #MA035)
Brian Page Antiques
£795.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Machang Phase Painted Pottery Jar (c. 2300 - 2000 BC)

This large pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is made from a pale yellowish-brown pottery. It is of quite an unusual form, a wide body with two sturdy loop handles, a tall narrow neck and a flared mouth. The elaborate painted geometric patterns covering ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330260 (stock #MA038)
Brian Page Antiques
£795.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Machang Phase Painted Pottery Jar (c. 2300 - 2000 BC)

This large pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is made from a relatively highly-fired pale yellowish-brown pottery, burnished to a smooth finish. Typical of larger Machang phase jars, it has a narrow flat base, wide body with two sturdy loop handles, narr...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330259 (stock #MA043)
Brian Page Antiques
£495.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Machang Pottery Jar (with painted symbol) Liuwan Type

This large pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is made from a pale reddish-brown pottery, the surface colour of which varies due to uneven conditions during firing in the Neolithic kiln. The upper body has a burnished surface, very smooth to the touch. On...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330258 (stock #MA036)
Brian Page Antiques
£450.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Machang Phase Painted Pottery Jar (c. 2300 - 2000 BC)

This large pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is heavily-potted and relatively highly-fired. The upper body and inner mouth have been coated with a thin reddish-brown wash. On top of this, in fired-on mineral based pigment, have been painted geometric a...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330254 (stock #M8477)
Brian Page Antiques
£600.00
Large Chinese Early Western Han Dynasty Pottery Hu Jar

This large pottery jar was made over 2,000 years ago during the early part of the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8). It is "heavily-potted" and made from a fairly high-fired pale grey pottery. The lower rounded body is covered with coarse-woven fabric impressions onto which has been luted the tall foot. There are several decorative bands and ridges surrounding the body and neck. On opposing sides of the shoulder have been applied two m...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330253 (stock #M8476)
Brian Page Antiques
£650.00
Large Chinese Early Western Han Dynasty Pottery Hu Jar

This large pottery jar was made over 2,000 years ago during the early part of the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8). It is "heavily-potted" and made from a fairly high-fired pale grey pottery. The lower rounded body is covered with coarse-woven fabric impressions onto which has been luted the tall foot. There are several decorative bands and ridges surrounding the body and base of the neck. On opposing sides of the shoulder have been a...