Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1837 VR item #1395466
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$4,900.00
Large and beautiful bronze figure of a Seated Lama, Sino-Tibetan, Qing Dynasty ca. 18th. century.

An impressive and very detailed gilt bronze figure of a Lama seated in a traditional pos, dressed in a robe and hood with decorated hems. A strained or sincere expression with downcast eyes. Sealed in the bottom with a well-patinated copper seal stamped with a double Varja.

Size: 24 cm. tall and 20 cm. wide so a massive piece...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1366875
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$2,950.00
An important and rare collection of 12 Chinese zodiac pottery figures dating to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644.

Normally zodiac figures from the Ming Dynasty have human heads and they hold the zodiac emblem animal in their hands.

These statues have animal heads and human bodies, and are dressed in long gowns with long sleeves, their hands folded in front of their chests...
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...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1383557
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$2,500.00
An important and very rare large Jade pendant, Zhou Dynasty, ca. 700-300 BC.

From the Tony Lee collection: An amazing carving depicting a fantasy animal eating it's own tail. The animal with smaller details of head and body and looks like a mixture of a fish and a bird, perhaps a kind of a Phoenix/Dragon depiction.

Size: 19 cm. long.

Conditionn: Intact, superb for the type.

Provenance: Tony Lee collection, bought from the widow...
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...
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 #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. The head a center piece in any collection with it's impressive size and lif...
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 : 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. tall).

Two massive and very important female attendants are standing ready...
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 : 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.

The Chinese an...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1492 item #1369968
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$1,850.00
A massive and very impressive sandstone Panel of a female attendant, Yuan or Early Ming Dynasty, 13th.-15th. century.

The panel is carved in an extremely high relief so that the figure stand out in the round and done in the archaic style. She is dressed in fine gown and with an elaborate hairstyle.

The piece is expertly mounted on a huge piece of Swedish red ├ślands stone (A fossilized calc stone, very famous for it's beauty), highly polished and very attractive.

S...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1395360
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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.

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. Behind him on the bed is three Acolytes tending him in a gender way, while four other Acolytes are standing with twisted faces in mourning. The Monks or Acolytes are clad in simple robes and the whole grou...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1392130
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$1,695.00
Finely carved from a redish stone with remnants of pigment. His enjoyable face is pleasantly made with an attention to detail, beautiful serene features. The back of the head is flat, probably to place it in front of a wall, perhaps in a niche.

Elegantly mounted on a black costum made black plint in solid metal. Professional $500 work!

Size: About 27 cm. when mounted, ca. 17-18 cm. tall and 13-14 cm. deep for the head alone.

Old Danish collection