Ming Chenghua peiod ( 1465 - 1487 ) extremely nice decorated with three different kind of fish among water-plants.
Diameter : 9,6 cm. H : 5 cm.
Condition : broken and unprofessionally re-glued. This re- glue is easy to open again and this extremely nice and rare piece would it be worth to do a professional repair to it.
The model for this Chenghua period ( 1465 - 1487 ) Minyao ( peoplesware ) bowl was one of the most famous Chenghua Imperial " Palace Bowls ".
Please compare the design of the bowl with the Palace Bowl sold by Bonham´s which you see at the last image.
Diameter : 14,8 cm. H : 6,5.
Condition : Broken and restored.
Yaozhou ware, Norhern Song period ( 960 - 1127 ) or still earlier. A quite similar resp. related piece is to see on a reputable Chinese website.
H : 7,5 cm. Diameter max.: 6,8 cm.
Condition : There is a lost to the rim of the under part which is normally covered by the cover. If you look closer at the surface of this area you can see, that this lost must happened before the burning process. Since this lost is not a later damage but original from the kiln and since there is not the smallest ch ...click for details
Norhern Song ( 960 - 1127 ) Yaozhou ware with an well potted body and a unusually rich and qualityful molded decoration.
The kind of the design is well-known among Yaozhou-connoisseurs, but this design is implemented still more highly detailed than normally and it shows additionally an chinese calligraphic character which is to translate with " high " ( perhaps also in reflect from for a " long time " )
Diameter : 14 cm. H : 5 cm.
Condition : Absolutely perfect.
A really extremely nice and decorative white glazed Jar.
Well potted porcelain body with a very delicate molded decoration and four lugs, covered with a very nice clean-white glaze.
H : 9,9 cm. Diameter : 9,8 cm.
Condition : There is a filled hole in the bottom, further this piece is in a really excellent condition - not the smallest crack or chip, even all four lugs are in perect condition, which is rare to find.