A Very Rare Hae-Tae White (Olive) Glazed Water Dropper:
Korea, Joseon Period, 19th century
This is a quite large sized and Amusingly molded as a recumbent figure of a mythical lion dog (hae-tae), the surface detailing incised and realistically modeled, decorated with a white glze,
but in this water dropper, this white glaze turned into a olive glaze due to
under firing circumstances.
It’s in very fine condition, measures 8.9cm x 4.5cm
A Very Fine Nephrite White Jade Pendant:
China, Qing dynasty,19th -early 1900s.
It is very fine white nephrite pendant carved with a horse or mythical animal (?),
there is no any mottled color in this white jade, an well carved with incised details
the head, mouth and tail. It’s in very fine condition without any damages.
It measures 4.3cm w. x 2.3cm d. x 3cm h.
A Very Rare Blue/White Bottle Painted with Shipzangsang Motifs
(the Symbols of 10 Long Life):
Korea, Choson dynasty, 19th century
Well potted shape and portion with a flared rim to the tall neck and a pear-shaped body
painted in shades of cobalt with alternating motis of cranes flying amid clouds and bamboo
stalks paired with garden rocks (They are symbols of 10 logevity), the celadon-tinged glaze
covering all surfaces except the pad of the recessed foot.
It is in very fine codition with ...click for details
An Extremely Rare and Finely Inlaid Celadon Arrow Vase:
Korea, Koryo period, 12th Century,
This formed vase was adopted a Chinese archaic bronze vessel from Spring and
Autumn period (770-476 BC), which is a Koryo celadon
inlaid vase with two long ears (tubular necks) (broken) on the upper body, well potted
pear-shaped body rests on a short ring foot, inlaid in white and black slip with
five chrysanthemum medallions among clouds and flying cranes.
It is covered overall by a glossy, crac ...click for details
A Fine Brass Tri-pod Incense Burner with Cover;
Korea, Choson period, 19th Century,
This yellow brass incense burner is wisely used for religious ceremonial events.
It is set on tri-leg feet, and a domed cover decorated with Buddhist eight open trigrams
(auspicious open designs) with eight faceted and dotted top and two open handles.
It has an old patina across the body (in and out sides) except one part of body polished later.
It is in very good condition. Measures 6 3/4” high and 5 1/2 ...click for details
A Very Fine Koryo Bronze Covered Bowl with a beautiful Patina
Korea, Koryo dynasty (11th -14th century)
Thinly cast, of slightly compressed globular form, mounted on a smoothed flat foot,
the cover of waisted domed shape, the smooth patina of blackish olive with some encrustation.
It’a in unusually fine condition without any damages at all.
It measures16.3cm x 12cm d. (6.5” x 4.75”).
A Very Fine White Nephite Jade Carved Lion and Pup:
China, 19th-early 20th century
Finely carved a recumbent lion and pup on climeing of its parent,
this jade is in light yellowish white matrix of fairly even color.
It is in very fine condition without any single damage at all.
Measurements;7.5cm long and 4.2cm W.
A Very Fine White Nephrite Jade Carved Chilong and Bat:
China,19th-early 20th century
It is very finely carved light greyish white nephrite jade with a recumbent chilung and a bat,
it is in very fine quality of jade, and very good condition without any damages at all.
Measures 6.5cm long and 5cm W.
A Very Fine White Jade Carved a Immortal Figure:
China, 19th century-early 1900s
It is an almost pure white jade carved with standing immoral with a left hand holding
long mythical cane. This jade is a very fine quality of white dade and in very good
condition without any damages at all. It measures 5.8cm x 3.2cm
A Korean Very Rare/Fine Bronze Small Bell:
Korea, Joseon dynasty, 18th century
This small bronze bell is rare as a Korean Joseon period bronze bell even if it is a small bell. This bell covered over all with old green patina.
It is in very excellent condition with out any damages. Measurements; 27cm x 15.2cm (10 7/8”x 6 1/8”).
***Korean bells of Three King doms, Koryo or Joseon period are different from Chinese and Japanese bells including this bell;
such as: 1) a sound-pipe is added to ...click for details