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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre AD 1000 item #1298061 (stock #COW-001)
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A very rare set of cowrie shell money from the neolithic period in China. Twenty two shells in all strung together as a necklace as they were originally.The Chinese character for money originated from the cowrie shell. Age: 2000 to 1500 BC. Size: L.44cm around, plus the pendent. Condition: Natural calcification but intact and wearable.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1297726 (stock #PIP-001)
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A large white brass Chinese tobacco pipe with carvings on both ends. Size: L. 42cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1297588 (stock #PT(H)-003)
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A beautiful authentic Western Han cocoon jar with cloud scroll design in the shape of a silkworm cocoon. It comes with a certificate of authenticity. Size: H. 28cm. W. 31cm. Condition: Chip on the rim and the base.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1296782 (stock #BR-021)
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An rare and endearing figure of a young boy disciple of Quanyin (the Goddess of Compassion) wearing a garment etched with a lotus flower - the symbol of Buddhism. He is often depicted near Quanyin with his hands in reverential prayer. The bronze is heavily cast and has wires imbedded underneath the pedestal, perhaps for attaching to a group of figures. (see photo)

Period: Song (11th-13th C)

Size: Height: 19.5 cm (7-5/8 inches)

Condition: No repairs. Has a nice patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1296378 (stock #WD-065)
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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. X 215 cm. Condition: No repairs. Normal ageing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1295150 (stock #ANPT-001)
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A very rare portrait of the highest ranking official in the Emperor's court. This is based on the rank badge of the crane and the red hat. The painting is very intricate with a lot of gold work. The sleeves are painted with the heads of the Imperial Dragon and in the center there is a painting of the elusive flying pearl. The tips of the armrests and carved with the Linzhi mushroom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1295007 (stock #PT(T)-015)
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An authentic Tang tomb guardian wearing a typical warrior's uniform standing on an evil creature with remains of the original pigments ad white slip. This item was excavated from a tomb in 1998 with many other items. See last two photos. Age: Tang Dynasty 618 - 907 AD. Size: H.58cm. W.21cm Condition: No repairs. Small piece missing from the back of his skirt. See photo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1837 VR item #1294664 (stock #AB-098)
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$475.00
An assortment of seventeen old Chinese crystal beads from many Dynasties.Can be made inta a beautiful necklace. Size: See last photo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1900 item #1294523 (stock #AB-074)
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$375.00
These are most likely beads from a Qing official's necklace. Size: 38cm end to end.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1293960 (stock #PT-008)
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A Ming statue of Quanyin glazed in cream, green and ochre glazes (san-ts'ai). The Guanyin is seated on a rock formation with lotus flowers above a rectangular pedestal. Formerly she was flanked by two disciples - there is one remaining but missing and the other is missing its head and hands...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre AD 1000 item #1293216 (stock #AB-082)
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A rare beautiful ancient Jade and glass bead necklace from Southeast China dating back over 2,500 years. Size: 49 cm X 2.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1292670 (stock #PT(T)-009)
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A sansai-glazed Tang Dynasty pottery tripod censer. Most sansai-glazed pottery include green and amber glazes - this vessel is glazed in blue and amber glazes. Blue sansai-glazed pottery is very rare since the blue color was made from cobalt imported from the Middle East and was very expensive at the time. Blue cobalt glazed sancai pieces go for much higher prices because of the preciousness of the ingredient and how scarcely it was used...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1292307 (stock #CER-009)
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A beautiful and unusual Chinese Canton Export bowl with four painted sides with custom made stand. This shape is very unusual and rare in Canton ware . The workmanship is the finest. Bought in London many years ago. Size: Bowl, H. 10.5cm. W. 23.9 x 23.9cm. H. with stand. 24cm. Condition: Perfect.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1292093 (stock #CER-014)
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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 : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1291983 (stock #AB-047)
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An unusual and rare unique Han white stone pendant with various colors in the stone, carved in a most interesting way. There are two old beads with the stone,the red one Ming and the other Tang. Age: Han Dynasty - 206BC - 220 AD. Size: L. 4cm. W. 3cm. Condition: Very good. No repairs or cracks.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1291791 (stock #BAM-001)
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A bentwood bamboo bracelet with a silver work band of a floral design. The two knots in the bamboo have carved stylized dragons. Age: Early 1900's. Size: Diameter. Inside 7.3cm. Outside 8.8cm. Condition: Very good.No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1291705 (stock #PT(T)-005)
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A pottery plate with a sansai-glazed inner and outer rim. The alternating and flowing green and ochre/brown glazes give beauty to the simple form of the plate. Under magnification, the glaze shows very fine crackle and the edge of the glaze is iridescent.

Period: Tang Dynasty(618 - 907 AD)

Size: Diameter = 23.2 cm (9-1/8 inches)

Condition: Good. No cracks or breaks. Has stacking spur marks from when it was fired. Has a small chip on the rim.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre AD 1000 item #1291448 (stock #AB-081)
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A beautiful necklace made from ancient carnelian and some stone beads from China. Size: 59cm end to end.