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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259970 (stock #M7113)
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£495.00
Large Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Hu Jar

This impressive pottery jar was made during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is made from a fine-grained pottery that has been elaborately "cold painted" in unusually elaborate patterns using red, reddish-brown, white and blue pigments, blue being a particularly rare pigment. On the flat base is a purposely incised triangle pattern, presumably the mark of the potter.

Height 34.5 cm (13.5 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259969 (stock #M7782)
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£695.00
Rare Tall Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Incense Burner

This unusually tall and elaborate two-part incense burner was made during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). The lower part has a wide saucer with a stem leading to the container for burning the incense which is almost spherical in shape, the upper part of which is reticulated. Traces of the original red painted decoration can still be seen.

Height 36.5 cm (14.25 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259968 (stock #M0252)
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£350.00
Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Cocoon Jar

This superbly-shaped pottery jar was made some 2,000 years ago during the Early Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8) or possibly the earlier Qin Dynasty (221 - 206 BC). The shape, named after its similarity to the silkworm cocoon, evolved during the late Warring States period (475 - 221 BC) and then generally died out by the middle of the Western Han...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259967 (stock #M0251)
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£350.00
Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Cocoon Jar

This superbly-shaped pottery jar was made some 2,000 years ago during the Early Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8) or possibly the earlier Qin Dynasty (221 - 206 BC). The shape, named after its similarity to the silkworm cocoon, evolved during the late Warring States period (475 - 221 BC) and then generally died out by the middle of the Western Han...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259966 (stock #M6634)
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£750.00
Fine & Rare Large Chinese Han Dynasty Glazed Granary Jar with Cover

This rare pottery model of a granary was made some 2,000 years ago during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is coated in a very attractive amber glaze that varies slightly in colour around the vessel. The unusual shoulder and top presumably represent a two-tier tiled roof. It has its original cover with moulded floral pattern and two purpose-made holes...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259965 (stock #M6624)
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£650.00
Fine Large Chinese Han Dynasty Glazed Granary Jar

This large and impressive pottery vessel was made some 2,000 years ago during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is made from a red pottery and coated in an amber glaze that has a silvery sheen to it. This vessel is a granary and its top part represents a two-tiered tiled roof...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259964 (stock #M6623)
Brian Page Antiques
£650.00
Fine Large Chinese Han Dynasty Glazed Granary Jar

This large and impressive pottery vessel was made some 2,000 years ago during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is made from a red pottery and coated in an amber glaze that has a silvery sheen to it. This vessel is a granary and its top part represents a two-tiered tiled roof...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259962 (stock #M6619)
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£695.00
Rare Large Chinese Han Dynasty Glazed Granary Jar

This large and impressive pottery vessel was made some 2,000 years ago during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). This vessel is a granary and its top part represents a two-tiered tiled roof. It is made from a red pottery and coated in an amber glaze that is quite thin in places...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259961 (stock #M8828)
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£500.00
Large Chinese Han Dynasty Pottery Granary Jar with Bear Feet (206 BC - AD 220)

This large and impressive pottery vessel, a granary, was made some 2,000 years ago during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is made from a fine-grained grey pottery. The surface has a silvery "sheen" to it in places. The cylindrical body has been decorated with four sets of deeply incised bands. It stands on three moulded bear feet. 

Height 37 cm (14.5 inches), diameter 25 cm (9.75 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259960 (stock #M8830)
Brian Page Antiques
£600.00
Fine Large Chinese Han Dynasty Pottery Granary Jar with Bear Feet (206 BC - AD 220)

This handsome and impressive granary jar was made some 2,000 years ago during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is made from a fine-grained grey pottery that has a silvery sheen in places. Near the base is a purpose-made horizontal opening. There are four sets of raised bands around the body...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1259959 (stock #M0066)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Fine Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Granary Jar with Animal Feet

This tall pottery vessel was made during the Han Dynasty (206 BC- AD 220). It is made from a relatively high-fired grey pottery and is decorated with five incised bands that surround the body together with geometric and what are most likely cloud patterns in red and white pigments...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1259795 (stock #b6857)
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£75.00
GBP 75.00
9 x 6 3/4 ins. (22.8 x 17.3 cms) Toyohiro was the teacher of Hiroshige. He designed a number of chuban size prints printed in black and grey none of which have publisher's marks or censor's seals. They all have in common the appearance of brush drawings as in the present example showing a horse rubbing it's hind quarters on a tree watched by a second horse. A number of similar designs can be found from major museums on the website ukiyo-e.org with the exception of this example. However there is ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1259390 (stock #M8200)
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£375.00
Chinese Song Dynasty Stoneware Dragon Jar (AD 960 - 1279)

This stoneware jar was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 -1279) and has been excavated from Sichuan province. It is quite "heavily-potted" and has been decorated with an applied dragon around its upper body. It is coated in a yellowish-brown iron glaze, the colour of which varies according to its thickness, that stops just short of the base. In places on the surface are "calcified" soil deposits from its burial.

Height 21 cm (8.2...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1259389 (stock #M7871)
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Very Rare Chinese Song Dynasty Dragon Jar with Stand & Cover

This stoneware jar was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 -1279). We have had a few similar "dragon" jars over the years but it is extremely rare to see such a jar with not only a cover, but a cut-out bowl in which it stands. We have known that such items existed as there is one illustrated in a Chinese museum book (see above for reference). 

Such jars as this with an applied dragon around its shoulder are found in Sichuan p...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1258752 (stock #b6870)
Brian Page Antiques
£220.00
GBP 220.00

A Rare Set of 4 Calendar Sheets for 1951 by Keisuke Serizawa

17 1/2 x 13 ins. (44.4 x 33 cms) This complete set of 3 months to a sheet katazome stencil prints by Serizawa is identical to the set in Harvard Art Museum (see website ukiyo-e.org). They are in mint condition with no damage and no repairs. PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN ORIGINAL PRINTING NOT A REPRINT OR FACSIMILE.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1255585 (stock #b6813)
Brian Page Antiques
£85.00
Japanese Osaka Woodblock Diptych Print by Hironobu 1860s Edo Period 14 3/8 x 7 7/8 ins. (36.5 x 20 cms) This beautifully printed design by Hironobu shows two onna-gata (players of female roles) in role. There is extensive use of metallic pigments and some embossing on the collar of the right hand figure. Condition is very good, there is a small stain on the collar of the right hand actor but no damage and no repairs. The colours are entirely un-faded. PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN ORIGINAL PRI...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1255573 (stock #b6709)
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GBP 65.00
A Japanese Woodblock Print by Toyokuni 3rd. 1856 Edo Period  14 x 9 3/4 ins. (35.7 x 24.7 cms) This design is from the 1856 series Seisho Nanatsu Iroha (Seven Variations of the Iroha) published by Daikikuya Heikichi. It shows the actors Nakamura Tsuruzo I and Nakayama Ichizo in the roles of Kitahachi and Yajirobei. The condition is very good with unfaded colour. There is a neatly repaired worm track at bottom right, mainly in the margin and album trimming to the bottom margin.  PLEASE NOTE T...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1255239 (stock #M0365)
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£1,500.00
Fine Chinese Early Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Laden Camel with Oxford TL Test

This rare and interesting pottery model of a laden camel was made during the early part of the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906) or possibly a little earlier, during the Sui, Northern Qi or Northern Wei dynasty. It is made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" in a white pigment on top of which are traces of black pigment. The camel stands alert with its mouth open, head raised and looking slightly to its le...