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A pair of Chinese bronze altar vases with makara head handles and lappets at the shoulder, the necks formerly studded with “ jewels” and the bases engraved with an eight-pointed vajra with a lotus at the centre. Height: 16.7 cm. Qianlong (1736-95).

Polished. Most of the “jewels” (turquoise and coral) are now missing. A ring handle missing on both vases. 1) Ding to body of vase. 2) A number of small knocks around the circumference of the body...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1330683 (stock #Ch1764)
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A Chinese export porcelain long-necked jug thinly-potted and with dragon handle, decorated in underglaze blue with a Canton- style river landscape with pavilions, bridge, pagoda, figures etc. Height: 24.4 cm. Qianlong (1736-95).

Nibbles to the rim of the jug (see detail). Small chip to footrim. No other faults.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1330681 (stock #Ch1762)
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An interesting imperial Satsuma vase with a trumpet-shaped neck and lion mask handles above a collar of butterflies and stylised frieze of sunflowers. Blue enamel signature to base. Height: 24.4 cm. 19th cent.

Break to rim and associated 4.0 cm. hairline with small enamel losses to the exterior at this point. There is an area of thickened glaze on the opposite side of the rim which is original and undamaged...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1330679 (stock #Ch1761)
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A Dehua figure group of Guanyin and child seated on rocks with a book nearby. Traces of cold-enamelling in the recesses of her eyes. Height: 26.5 cm. Kangxi (1662-1722).

Chips to ends of fingers and missing foot to the child. Typical firing flaws to reverse of cowl. No other damage.

The figure is modelled on Western images of the Madonna and Child.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1330678 (stock #Ch1760)
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A Chinese blue and white charger decorated with a pair of figures flanking a large jar on a floral ground. Diameter: 30.4 cm. 19th cent.

Shallow chip at 5.00. No other damage.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1329217 (stock #Ch1759)
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A thinly-potted green monochrome bowl with everted rim. Leaf mark in underglaze blue to base. Diameter: 15.3 cm. 17th cent.

Two hairlines (approx.6.0 and 3.5 cm.). No other faults.

An unusual monochrome variant on the brinjal bowl form.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1328501 (stock #Ch1758)
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An octagonal oblong Tonkin or Sawasa tobacco box gilded and decorated to the lid and base with typical landscape panels and scrolling panels to the sides. Length: 11.0 cm. c.1780.

Some wear to base and gilding loss to the interior.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1328499 (stock #Ch1757)
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A Vizagapatam bronze matchlock-man on a capering camel (consistent with the preceding item). Height: 12.2 cm. 19th cent.

Polished. Rifle reduced.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1328498 (stock #Ch1756)
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A Vizagapatam bronze matchlock-man seated on a capering camel. Height 17.5 cm. 19th cent.

Polished. No damage.

These rare figures often show exaggerated elements (evident in the length of the matchlock and the attitude of the camel) which suggest a humorous intent. It is theorised they may be have been designed by a European hand following European prototypes, as they seem to fall outside the corpus of Indian art. There is an important set in the Ashmolean Museum dated 1795...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1328147 (stock #Ch1752)
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A mallow-shaped Imari plate enamelled with fan-shaped and square reserves on a floral ground with peonies and chrysanthemums, the reverse with spur marks and apocryphal Chenghua mark, with back decoration of scrolling karakusa. Diameter: 20.0 cm. Mid-late 18th cent.

No damage.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1328131 (stock #Ch1750)
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An attractive Chinese export porcelain octagonal platter decorated in underglaze blue with a design of two pheasants in a garden. Width: 36.0 cm. Qianlong (1736-95).

Minute rim nick at lower left (see detail). No other faults.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1325251 (stock #Ch1745)
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A globular brass huqqa base engraved with panels of stylised flowers and interlocking circles with traces of zinc or lead inlay. Height: 15.5 cm. Probably Lahore, first half 18th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1325199 (stock #Ch1741)
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An elegant Yixing teapot with applied peach branches and fruit, the handle and spout in the form of branches. Illegible four-character mark within lid. Length: 19.5 cm. 19th cent.

Small chip to interior of body, two slight marks to exterior on one side. No other faults.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1920 item #1321774 (stock #Ch1733)
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A finely-carved Chinese ivory figure of a sage or immortal holding a peach, one hand clasped behind his back, mounted on a hardwood stand. Height: 20.8 cm. (incl stand).Early 20th cent.

Perfect.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1321772 (stock #Ch1731)
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A painted ivory snuff bottle in the form of a phoenix standing on rockwork. c.1900. Height: 10.0 cm.

Minor paint losses. Perfect condition.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ivory : Pre 1900 item #1320238 (stock #Ch1730)
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A Burmese ivory dha hilt, elaborately carved in high relief with dancing courtly figures among scrolling foliage. Length: 14.0 cm. 19th cent.

Attractive colour. Undamaged.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1314914 (stock #Ch1717)
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A black and grey jade carving of a recumbent cat. Length: 4.5 cm. Ming dynasty.

No damage.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1314911 (stock #Ch1714)
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A highly attractive pair of Cantonese famille rose kidney-shaped dishes enamelled with scholars and ladies on a terrace within a floral border with pheasants and butterflies. Width: 27.5 cm. Daoguang (1822-50).

Perfect. Undamaged and with enamels and gilding in excellent condition.