Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1396185
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$1,750.00
An extremely rare and interesting figural group of the Dying Buddha, Chinese Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) Tomb pottery, dating to the 15th.-16th. century AD. It's the 2nd. matching set that we have listed at Trocadero - this one in blue colours the other in green and orange.

Here buddha is lying on a very large ornate bed, resting his head on a pillow and has just expired and looks like he is sleeping...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1369686
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$1,950.00
Here's a rare & complete set of 12 Ming Dynasty pottery figures each presenting a Zodiac animal from the Chinese kalender cycle.

The set consists of 6 figures in dark blue and 6 in turqoise blue, all wearing long gowns with sleeves. All figures are male and wear a headdress in the color of his gown. Pigmented colours in red, black and white. All twelve Zodiacs are represented: rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, rooster, dog, pig...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1398428
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$1,950.00
A very rare and beautiful Nephrite Jade Bull pendant, provenanced to the world famous Peony Collection, dating to the Late Han Dynasty, 0-200 AD.

The pendant of a fantastic vivid style and of a fine large size. The pendant is carved from a terrific white Jade piece. It depicts a Bull in the center and as typical for this type, only a small hole is drilled in the top...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1240221
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$1,995.00
A large Ming Wanli ( blue and white serving dish with rounded sides and broad upturned rim.

Jingdezhen Jiangxi province, 1573-1620.

The dish painted with under glaze blue in 'Kraak' style motif.

All plates over 28 cm. are scarce and 32 cm. is rather rare!

Condition: Superb for type, near mint with an unimportant minor chip to the footring.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1396869
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$1,995.00
A superb gilt bronze figure of a General as Guardian, ca. 18th. century.

The figure finely decorated and excellent details of helmet and armor and with grim expression, baring his teeth. He is standing on a square garlanded podium and with hands folded in prayer.

Size: ca. 17 cm.

Condition: Choice, finely preserved gilt with an attractive patina and wear.

Ex. Old Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1395458
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$2,100.00
A fantastic set for a small banket, made as Tomb pottery in Sancai colours, Chinese, dating to the Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

The set consists of a massive table filled with 8 dishes with food, incl. a whole bird, a large Carpe fish, a pile of corn, fruits, loafs etc. (23,5 cm. long and 13,5 cm. wide).

At the table to matching Horseshue chairs, very ornate and beautifully made (18-19 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1240220
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$2,195.00
Chinese Export Armorial Soup Plate Bearing a Coat of Arms, possibly for a Portuguese nobel family Earlier Chien Lung, c. 1740-60.

A superb early dish or plate of an impressive size!

Diameter: c. 32 cm.

Condition: Superb for type. No chips, dings or repairs whatsoever, but some imperfections from the making and slight wear to the decoration on the fan.

Ex. Ole Haslund House
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1392129
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$2,295.00
Massive and very impressive antique wooden head of a Guardian Demon, Late Ming-early Qing Dynasty, ca. 17th. century AD.

A crowned 'larger than life' head carved with remarkable, fearsome features and with remnants of old pigment in the devices and one tiger stone inserted in left eye. The high crown is carved with images of seated and standing Buddhas.

Size: 44-45 cm. tall and ca. 23-24 cm. deep...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1381603
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$2,350.00
An early good style bronze Buddha, China, Early Qing Dynasty, 17th.-18th. century.

The Buddha with fine features and very convincing old collection patina. The piece is guaranteed to be at least pre 1800 AD.

Size: 15,3 x 9,5 x 7,7 cm.

Ex. Old Danish Estate Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1374423
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$2,350.00
A very large and superb quality bronze figure of Shou Lao, the God Of Longetivity, also called the undying, China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644 AD).

The bronze figure with the well-known features of Shou Lao, in a wonderful Ming Dynasty style. The Stick and hand was cast seperately to the figure, and afterwards mounted as was costum during Ming Dynasty with the more difficult casting processes. A filled casting flaw on the back is also from the time of the making and typical for the period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1339804
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$2,499.00
Massive stone head of attendant, Yuan-Ming Dynasty, 13th.-15th. Century AD.

With it's massive size, close to lifesize proportions and it's fine carving, this head is in very high quality. It depicts an imperial attendant with a high hat and a serene expression.

Size: 38 cm. high 25 cm. deep and 27 cm. wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1373248
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$2,850.00
Museum Quality massive pottery Horseman, dating to the Ming Dynasty (1364-1644 AD).

The largest type of Tomb pottery horsemen we've ever handled or seen on the market. A massive warriour on horseback in realistic proportions and of a sculptural quality that is rarely seen from this period. The figure in armor equiped with a fine style helmet, boots, a large curved sword and a spectagular Dragon shield. This figure is one out of just 4 of these giant horses in similar style, that we ha...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1382526
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$2950.00
An important massive Jade pendant in the shape of a Bat, Song Dynasty, 960-1279 AD.

The pendant is unusually large for Song and carved in white Jade with black and brown areas and inclusions. It depicts a Bat in a position of hanging from a ceiling with it's head turned up. The general style and execution is fantastic and this Bat is still the most accomplished ancient work of art in Jade that we've ever handled.

Size: 87 mm. wide, and 86 mm. long, weighing 252 grams!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1385756
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$4,500.00
An extremely rare and impressive bronze figure of a young Buddha seated on a Lion, Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

The Buddha is massive and heavy, even for the size, made in a bronze alloy now finely patinated with the typical uncleaned dark bronze tone.

The figure is bald, clad in robes and with a serene facial expression. The Lion highly detailed and with a fearsome expression, engraved in the typical Ming manor. Interior is very encrusted and oxidated.

Size: ca. 3...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1383718
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$4,995.00
A truely spectacular tomb pottery model of a rich court house or mansion, in the Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

We've seen and sold a few Court houses before and they have all consisted of 4 houses and 4 walls. This specimen consists of no less than 6 buildings and 4 pieces of wall.

A beautyful set that consist of: The gate house with a large two-door gate (18,7 cm. wide and 30 cm. high, the premier house at the back (23,5 cm. wide and 34 cm. high), two large houses with 4 doors ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1371002
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A matching pair of a female and a male attendants, China, Ming Dynasty, 1369-1644 AD

This pair come from a very rare group of 'Edged' Tomb pottery figures.

The shape of the figures are sort of 'edged' or flat and they are standing on some rather peculiar bases. They are clad in fine glazed robes in cobolt blue and turqoise colours. The male with a high black hat, and the female with an ornate headdress.

Size: Large and massive figures, the male ca. 32-33 cm. h...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1383562
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An exceptional Jade pendant of a Fish, Chinese Song Dynasty or earlier,(960-1279 AD).

A little gem of a Jade carving in celadon and Russet Nephrite with fine inclusions. The fish with many finely incised details of scales, head and tail.

Size: 6,3 cm.

Conditionn: Intact, superb for the type, with smooth wear and patina.

Provenance: Tony Lee collection, bought from the widow. The jade from this collection was aquired by Tony Lee at auctions in London at...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1396088
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An extremely rare and absolutely stunning massive wall decoration of a Dragon, dating to the Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

It consists of 4 tiles, that when put together, form a fierce looking Dragon glaced in Sancai colours of orange-brown on a green base.

Size: A huge piece with a diameter of ca. 60 cm., very thick tiles in high relief and combined, very heavy.

Condition: Superb, nothing to remark, excellent for type and age.

Ex. Danish Private Col...