All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1338345 (stock #WD-065)
A very large and rare unique lacquer panel screen with a variety of stone carvings of Quanyin and Her Disciples. The carved gold leaf panels most likely depict the life of the owner. The back of the panel has a beautiful painting of bamboo and birds. See Last photo. The panel is made into six parts that are interlocked together. Age. Mid. 19th Century. Size: 310 cm.10.17 feet X 215 cm. 7.05 feet. Condition:Very good.Normal ageing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre AD 1000 item #1338198 (stock #LACQ(H)-001)
Very rare lacquered Han ear cup with a surface decorated in red and black lacquer in scrolling patterns and abstract motifs painted on the ears. Size: L. 20cm. W. 15.5cm. H. 6cm. Condition: No repairs. the outside bottom of the cup is missing. See last photos. It is interesting to see that the cup is hollow inside and not one solid piece.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1338145 (stock #PT-009)
Rare Pottery water dropper (scholar's object) in the form of a three-legged frog. The frog has a sansai glaze of a basic straw-colored glaze with drippings of yellow and green glazes. This water dropper was made with a hole in its back for placing the thumb to regulate the flow of water from its mouth...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1338074 (stock #PT(H)-010)
Authentic Han stove with green glaze and original wok. Han stoves usually have items of food and cooking items on top of the stove. Size: 22cm X 16cm X 16cm Condition; Some age cracks and some loss of the glaze from long burial.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1338033 (stock #PT(T)-021)
Complete set of a Chinese Tang Sansai plate with seven matching cups. It is very rare to find a complete matching set like this. Size:25 cm. or 9.84 inches. Condition: Very good. Minor professional repair on the rim. Hard to locate it.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1338020 (stock #STON-011)
A well done rare large carving of a stone sitting Han dog or lion. This stone dog was must probably used as a tomb guardian. Very Heavy. Size:H. 42cm -16.5 inches
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1337962 (stock #PT-037)
A very nice Tang Camel with a nice crackling glaze. It is hard to date this piece, could be early 19th century or earlier. Size: H.44cm. W. 32cm. Condition: No repairs or chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1337899 (stock #WD-077)
A rare scholar's table chest made of black wood. All original brass lock and handles. The bottom is also black wood. Size:L.39 cm. W.22 cm. H. 19 cm. Condition: No repairs. Minor age crack on the lid.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1337665 (stock #NEO - 001)
A miniature neolithic pottery jar with fishnet pattern and outlined in black separated by fields of X patterns. Attached to the rim are two lug handles. Age:Hongshan Culture, 2nd half to 3rd millennium BC. Size: H. 9cm. Rim Radius 9cm. Condition: No repairs. Few chips from age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1337449 (stock #TILE-001)
A very rare and characteristically glazed foo lioness with her left paw on the head of her baby. These usually come in pairs. One with the baby foo lion under the paw and one with a ball under the paw. This one has a lot of feeling with the baby foo lion looking annoyed with the paw pushing down on its head. There is always some humor with some of these statues. Size: H. 40cm. W. 35cm. Condition: Some pieces missing from age and weather.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1337317 (stock #CER-014)
A large rare blue & white Meiping vase with various scenes and Buddhist symbols. Date middle Qing. Size: H. 43cm. W. 24cm. Condition: No repairs. A chip on the rim and a kiln crease on the body. See photos.Can be easily repaired.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1337254 (stock #NONY-011)
Nyonya bowl with maker's stamp. Nyonya wares are over-glaze polychrome enamelled porcelains made in Jingdezhen in the Kiangsi province of China for the Straits Chinese, or Babas, whose female counterparts are called Nyonyas, hence the term Nyonya ware. Nyonya wares were mainly reserved for festive occasions and special functions. Size: W. 17cm. H. 6.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Some wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1337039 (stock #PT-017)
A rare black glazed Song wine jar with two handles and a spout for pouring. These containers were used for offering a sweet rice wine. You will sometimes find remnants of the wine in the bottom of the jar that has solidified. Size: H: 27.3cm. Condition: No repairs. In it's original condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1336756 (stock #WD-060)
An unusual leather box lacquered red on the outside. There is writing on the inside of the box. The writing might be to identify the item or the manufacturer. Size: L.43cm. W. 11cm. H. 6.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Some chips on the lacquer from age.
Carved stone lion, China, 200-420 AD. Late Han standard mount in the form of a stone lion strongly carved with typical prominent features: mane, face accentuated.I very unusual Han piece that could have been used as a weight.. Size: H. 16.3cm. W. 18cm. Condition: No repairs. Normal wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1335537 (stock #TBP-001)
An old Tibetan ladies purse made of Yak leather and inlaid with silver and gilt carvings with a center piece of Turquoise. The front has carvings of two fish (representing the beginning of life)and flower design. The back has a center tree design. There is a silver woven chain attached to the top for carrying. Age: Late 19 Century to early 20th. Size:L. 13cm. W:3.5cm. H:6.8cm. Condition. Very fine, no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1335416 (stock #PT(T)-001)
A authentic rare pottery figure with the original colored pigments of a lady with a musical instrument wearing a garment comprised of a long-sleeved top and a long full skirt that falls around her kneeling form. Her hair is styled high to the left of her head in a beautifully complex upswept form. The features of her face are delicately formed giving her an elegant, life-like quality. There is character to her form from every angle that you view her...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1800 item #1335341 (stock #JD-115)
The Pixiu is considered to be a very powerful protector to practitioners of Feng Shui. It is also been regarded as a creature with mystical powers capable of drawing wealth from all directions. Pixiu craves the smell of gold and silver. Size: 15cm X 10cm. Condition: Perfect