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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1382526
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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 #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 : 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 : 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 : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1240219
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$2,595.00
Chinese Export Armorial Soup Plate Bearing a Coat of Arms with knight, Early Chien Lung, c. 1740-50.

A superb early dish or plate of an impressive size!

Diameter: c. 35 cm.

Condition: Superb for type. The porcelain in mint, with no chips, dings or repairs whatsoever. Some wear to the decoration on the fan.

Ex. Old Danish Collection.
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. 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 : 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...
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 : 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 : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1301795
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$1,795.00
reduced from $2100
Massive Chinese bronze mirror, dating to the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644 AD)

Large circular mirror with inverted rim and plain round central knob, decorated with four Chinese characters along with eight Taoist motifs and dogs running around the central knob.

The mirror has an antique costum-made black wooden stand, with carved rams head at each side. Important display stand with a label in the bottom, written and dated february 1899! The text in Danish dates the bronze mirror, w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1361263
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$1,650.00
A large and very impressive tomb pottery horseman, Chinese, 1368-1644, this horse with complete Thermoluminescence test from lab, testing it as ca. 480 years old.

A rare tomb pottery officer that we purchased as part of a small group recently. This figure has been TL tested as ca. 500 years old, see our listings at Trocadero for other Mandarin Officers not TL tested and thus cheaper but guaranteed genuine.

The pottery horseman a high-ranking soldier equiped with a huge br...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1382851
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$1,450.00
An extremely rare large pottery figural group, dating to the Ming Dynasty.

It depicts in pottery a miniature model of horse-drawn, Cart and an attendant, waiting to drive for his master. Interesting and expressive type, out of the ordinary, and also shows the huge wealth of the rich families during the period.

Size: 22-23 cm high og 27-28 cm long, so massive heavy pieces, very attractive!

Condition: Choice and intact, with a hand reattached on the figure, oth...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1365546
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$1,450.00
A very scarce and beautiful Chinese pottery tomb figure of a female rider / Attendant on horseback holding a Basket, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

This figure is TL Tested (termoluminiscense) by Ralf Kotalla Laboratory as ca. 540 years old (see picture of the report).

The fine figure glazed and painted with pigment in blue cobolt, torquise, black and red. She has an elaborate high headdress and was made with many finely painted details, high quality. Holding a basket in her h...