All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #871288 (stock #PT(H)-006)
A large and beautiful original green glazed Han vase (hu) with monkeys, lions, wild boars, rabbits, riders on horse back and some strange human and animal type creatures. Age: Han Dynasty 206BC - 220AD Size: H. 32.5cm W. 28cm. Condition. No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1202115 (stock #PT-038)
An exceptional statue of Garuda holding Naga, the king of water serpents, in the Sukhothai Style. This is a very rare and important piece made in Thailand. Size: H. 54cm. W. 28cm. Condition: No repairs.Natural ageing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1198329 (stock #PT-027)
A large beautiful and rare pair of colorfully glazed peacocks which were Vietnamese temple birds. The glaze is still vibrant and the sculpturing is very finely executed. Age: Mid 19th century. Size: H. 56cm - 54.2cm. W. 36cm - 36cm. Condition: Very good. Some very minor chips. See photos.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1200539 (stock #PT(H)-002)
A very rare dark green amber Han hill jar with lions, tigers, monkeys, deer, and horse and rider with bow and arrow. The lid of the hill jar represent the five scared mountains which is the path between the earth and Paradise.The scared mountains is filled with animals that live there. Age: Han Dynasty. 206BC-220AD Size: H.26cm. W. 21cm. Condition: No repairs, normal ageing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1201013 (stock #PAIT-002)
A very rare early Ava Period Buddha with heavy silver alloy casting and remains of gold gilding setting with the right hand in the "bhumisparsa mudra" earth touching position. Very heavy for it's size. Size: H. 28cm. W.Base. 17cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #874694 (stock #CER-009)
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 : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #840186 (stock #CER-011)
A very large Imari charger with a painted dragon in the center chasing the elusive flaming pearl. The panels have various paintings of dancers and country scenes. It is unusual to see dragons in Japanese Imari plates. The back has been wired for hanging. Size: Diameter. 45.3cm. Condition: Perfect.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #795515 (stock #AB-016)
A rare carved calcedony tiger with its 4 paws, upper back, and tail in carnelian red (presence of iron oxides in the stone). The body of the tiger is elongated with a curled up tail. Tigers of this type and age are difficult to find, especially ones that are intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #633394 (stock #PT-030)
A nice detailed Han granary with three bear like legs in a rich deep green glaze. Size: H. 30 cm. Roof diameter 23 cm. Condition: No repairs. Some kiln chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1800 item #708614 (stock #TILE-001)
A very rare and characteristically glazed foo lion 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 tiles. Size: H. 40cm. W. 35cm. Condition: Some pieces missing from age and weather.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #719321 (stock #MART-006)
A large rare Ming jar with the glaze of the popular Vietnamese design of that time. The brown glaze is decorated with strings of dots going down the sides. Size: H. 58cm. W. 42cm. Condition: No repairs ,cracks or broken parts.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1201888 (stock #PAIT-001)
A beautiful etched paitong basin depicting court ladies playing chess in the center. Around the inside of the basin there are scenes of scholars, artists, falconer etc. Around the inside edge is etched the "shou" characters representing good luck and fortune. Size: Diameter: 42.5cm. Condition: No repairs. A small casting crack on the inside that does not go all the way through.