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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1263421 (stock #M9038)
Brian Page Antiques
£650.00
Chinese Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Horse & Rider

This attractive pottery model of a horse and rider was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a buff-coloured pottery that has been "cold painted" in a base coat of white pigment on top of which have been applied various coloured pigments. The rider is a musician, a drummer, and is in the act of beating his drum...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263418 (stock #M0152)
Brian Page Antiques
£850.00
Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Horse & Rider

This fine and attractive pottery horse and rider was made some 2,000 years ago during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). The horse stands alert, head facing forward with its mouth slightly open. The rider sits in the act of holding the reins to the horse. It is made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" in various coloured pigments. Note especially the detail of the rider's clothing. 

Height 29 cm (11.25 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1262755 (stock #b6900)
Brian Page Antiques
£195.00

A Good Japanese Bizen Stoneware Kensui Tea Ceremony Utensil. Edo Period

Diam. 7 ins (17.8 cms) Ht. 4 1/8 ins. (10.6 cms) The kensui bowl is used in the Cha-no-yu (tea ceremony) for waste water. This fine bowl is typical of the high-fired stoneware pottery made at the Bizen kilns, the oldest established kilns in Japan still working. The wares are typically unglazed, any glaze-like effects deriving from flying ash during the firing, note the blob of ash glaze on the side of the lip...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1260377 (stock #M9703)
Brian Page Antiques
£295.00
Rare Japanese Early Arita Blue & White Porcelain Bowl - 17th Century, with Chinese Chenghua Mark

Japanese blue & white porcelain production did not start until into the 17th century and early examples are particularly rare and difficult to find. We have been lucky enough to acquire a small collection of Japanese blue & white Arita porcelain dating from the mid to late 1600s...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1260376 (stock #M8463)
Brian Page Antiques
£650.00
A Pair of Chinese Ming Dynasty Painted Pottery Tiles - Birds & Blossoms

This attractive pair of pottery tiles was made during the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644) and originally would have been part of a frieze on a wall comprising several similar tiles. They are "heavily-potted" and feature birds perched on the branch of a blossoming tree. Note the detail to the bird's feathers and the flower petals. Good traces of various coloured pigments remain...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1260374 (stock #M9597)
Brian Page Antiques
£185.00
Rare Chinese Ming Dynasty Painted Pottery Tile - Bird

This rare and unusual pottery tile was made during the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). It is made from a dense grey pottery and features a bird in high relief. The bird has been "cold painted" in white pigment and there are also faint traces of red and blue pigments in places. This tile would originally have been one of a series of similar tiles...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1260373 (stock #M9596)
Brian Page Antiques
£220.00
Rare Chinese Ming Dynasty Painted Pottery Tile - Bird

This rare and unusual pottery tile was made during the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). It is made from a dense grey pottery and features a bird in high relief. The bird has been "cold painted" in white pigment and there are also faint traces of black, red and blue pigments in places. This tile would originally have been one of a series of similar tiles...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1260372 (stock #M9607)
Brian Page Antiques
£295.00
Large Rare Chinese Ming Dynasty Painted Pottery Tile - Bird & Cloud

This rare and unusual pottery tile was made during the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). It is made from a dense grey pottery and features a bird and swirling cloud in high relief. The surface of the tile has been painted in a black pigment, then the bird and tile painted in a white pigment with traces of red and blue pigments in places. This tile would originally have been one of a series of similar tiles...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1260371 (stock #M9609)
Brian Page Antiques
£250.00
Large & Rare Chinese Ming Dynasty Painted Pottery Tile - Deer

This rare and unusual pottery tile was made during the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). It is made from a dense grey pottery and features a deer, an emblem of long life, said to be the only animal able to find the sacred fungus of immortality. On either side of the deer are flower buds...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1260370 (stock #M9606)
Brian Page Antiques
SOLD
Rare Large Chinese Ming Dynasty Painted Pottery Tile - Qilin

This rare and unusual pottery tile was made during the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). It is made from a dense grey pottery and features a qilin in high relief, the qilin being a mythical creature of good omen and a symbol of longevity. The qilin has been "cold painted" in white pigment on top of which are green and yellow pigments. This tile would originally have been one of a series of similar tiles. To the ends and back remain trace...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1260333 (stock #M9805)
Brian Page Antiques
£450.00
Rare Chinese Western Jin Dynasty Yue Glazed Footed Dish (AD 265 - 316)

This rare and unusual dish was made during the Western Jin Dynasty (AD 265 - 316). It is heavily-potted and has a pale grey porcelaneous body. It has a flat inner surface and straight walls. To the underside are three thickly-potted feet. An interesting feature is the use of two different colour Yue glazes. The vassal is mostly coated in a thick crackled olive-green glaze whereas the feet have been coated in a different m...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1260332 (stock #M7942)
Brian Page Antiques
£850.00
Rare TALL Chinese Liao Dynasty Stoneware Bottle (AD 907 - 1125)

This tall and impressive stoneware bottle was made during the Liao Dynasty (AD 907 - 1125). It is "heavily-potted" and coated with a thick teadust-type green glaze, both inside and out, except for the mouth that has been wiped clean of glaze. There are two sturdy loop handles from the shoulder to the neck. The lower body is decorated with a band that spirals down the body of the jar. As with many other known Liao jars of similar t...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1260331 (stock #M9835)
Brian Page Antiques
SOLD
Fine Large Chinese Song Dynasty Incised Stoneware Granary Jar & Cover (AD 960 -1279)

This impressive stoneware jar, complete with its original cover, was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279). There are bands of "piecrust" decoration around the cover and jar. Between the two piecrust bands on the jar are four incised columns, between two of which is an incised pattern possibly representing a door. This jar was most certainly used for the storage of grain and represents a granary. 

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1260328 (stock #M8732)
Brian Page Antiques
£185.00
Fine & Rare Chinese Yuan Dynasty Glazed Moulded Vase - Phoenix

This very rare porcelain vase was made during the Yuan Dynasty (1279 - 1368). Interestingly it has been made in four separate moulded sections that have been luted together prior to the application of the glaze. The mid section has the moulded design of two phoenixes, with the lower section having a design of geometric patterns. Although many similar vases from this period are known, the vast majority are coated with a Qingbai gl...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1260324 (stock #M7088)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Fine Large Chinese Warring States Pottery Jar (475 - 221 BC)

This fine large pottery jar was made during the Warring States period (475 - 221 BC). It is of fine form, well-made and relatively highly-fired. It has a wide body with short neck, wide mouth and flared rim and a smooth burnished surface with five raised bands surrounding the body. On both the inner and outer surfaces are marks left by ancient root/plant growths during its long burial.

Diameter 28 cm (11 inches), height 22.5 cm...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1260314 (stock #M0212)
Brian Page Antiques
£320.00
Chinese Han Dynasty Pottery Hu Jar with Cover

This fine pottery jar was made during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is quite "heavily-potted" and relatively highly-fired. It has two raised bands around the waist with applied moulded taotie mask handles on opposing sides. The smooth burnished surface has a silvery sheen to it. Its moulded cover depicts two intertwined dragons. 

Height 24 cm (9.5 inches). There is minor chipping to the rim edge. A nice example in very good condition...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1260313 (stock #M0211)
Brian Page Antiques
£250.00
Chinese Han Dynasty Pottery Hu Jar with Cover

This fine pottery jar was made during the Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 220). It is quite "heavily-potted" and relatively highly-fired. It has two raised bands around the waist and the smooth burnished surface has a silvery sheen to it. It has a moulded cover that depicts two intertwined dragons. 

Height 23 cm (9 inches). A nice example in very good condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1260312 (stock #M0286)
Brian Page Antiques
£450.00
Very Rare Chinese Song Dynasty Pottery Buddhist Jar with Incised Chinese & Sanskrit type Characters, and Dharma Wheel.

This very rare jar was made between the 10th and 13th centuries, during the Five Dynasties period (AD 906 - 960), Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279) or possibly the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368). Similar vessels first appeared on the market a few years ago but were soon snapped up by eager collectors with only a few still remaining available for sale from sellers such as ourselves w...