Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1398581
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$725.00
Superb Chinese Tomb Pottery figure of a mounted horseman, Dating to the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

Finely detailed warrior on horseback holding a bow in his right hand. Fully equipped with detailed armor in cobolt blue and turqoise glaze. Other details in white, black and red pigment. A high quality figure.

The figure is part of a group where several specimens was TL-tested by the Kotalla Lab. Guaranteed authentic for life and comes with our COA.

Size: ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1398431
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$950.00
A rare and authentic Chinese 'flycatcher' Jade pendant in the shape of a Rodent, perhaps a Rat, dating to the Han Dynasty, 200 BC-200 AD.

Beautiful authentic archaic style, carved in White Nephrite. The Rodent with a long curving unnatural body, since thic was likely made from leftover piece from a larger carving. The Rodent finely ornamented on the surface. The piece was practically used to strike down flies and would have had horsehair attached to the spout (see the opening)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1398429
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$1,250.00
An important and absolutely stunning ancient Chinese Jade axe, Late Han Dynasty, ca. 0-200 AD

This axe is fine a real gem with the most convincing beautiful ancient surface!

The axe displays on each side the fine relief engraving of an Ox or Bull and with panels of spirals near the drilled hole.

The stone is splendid - with fossilized and with a fine calcification, a mottled cream and white colour...
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 : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1398413
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$3,195.00
A rare and important large green Jade Cloud pendant, dating to the Chinese Hongshan culture. The piece has a provenance going back to the Cramer Collection from the 1930s and has a superb ancient patina with minor spots of calcification.

The piece carved and polished very, very thin and with great skills for the period. An important piece that does not come much better than this...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1398125
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$1,495.00
A beautiful and authentic Spring & Autumn Jade carving of a bird, Chinese Warring states period, ca. Spring and Autumn period, ca. 771 to 476 BC

The item is from an old collection and comes with a COA and eternal guarantee for authenticity.

A fine pale or white-celadon Jade carving in the fine style with beautiful simple engravings of feathers on the flat surface.

size: 73 mm x 47 mm.

Condition: Choice and intact, small internal fissure in the stone...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1398019
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$1,495.00
Fine sword fitting, in Jade, Chinese, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

Superb pendant finely decorated with chilons.

Size: 4,5 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Superb.

Ex Egeskov Collection, Ex. Jan Novak Collection, Sweden, formerly sold by Victoria Lindström, Antiques dealer in Stockholm ca. 1955 to Novak.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1492 item #1398018
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$1,250.00
Ancient Chinese Jade pendant, Warring States, Spring and Autumn period, 771 to 476 BC

A terrific Jade carving pendant of a Zoomorphic beast - in between a fish and a bird. Carved in beautiful mottled Nephrite Ochre-brown and white jade, in a great archaic style.

Size: 7,5 cm.

Condition: Superb, fine ancient patina.

Egeskov Collection, formerly in Kramers collection, a famous Danish collection from the 1930s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1398011
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A rare Chinese Jade Jug, dating to the Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

A superb and beautiful Jade Jug in a celadon and black stone, finely polished to an almost glass-like degree.

Size: 7 cm. wide and 4,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: Jan Novak collection, Sweden, ex Victoria Lindström inventory, 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1397933
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$1,650.00
Very rare thick gilt bronze Saddle fitting, Chinese Han Dynasty, 200 BC-200 AD.

A finely made piece shaped as a Dragon with a ring below and a button on the back.

Size: 7,9 cm.

Condition: Superb, almost fully preserved thick gilt, typical for the genuine Han period pieces.

Provenance: Egeskov collection, formerly in several famous collections and comes with a COA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1397505
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Fantastic tomb pottery Chinese Warrior of the largest size known!

We have 4 of these beauties in stock, the other 3 with full TL tests from the Ralf Kotalla lab dating them to ca. 1420, during the Ming Dynasty, (1368-1644 AD). This particular figure has not been tested thus it's cheaper, since tests are expensive, but has the same guarantee for authenticity and comes with a COA...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1397421
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Fantastic tomb pottery Chinese Warrior of the largest size known!

We have 4 of these beauties in stock with full TL tests from the Ralf Kotalla lab dating this one to ca. 1420, during the Ming Dynasty, (1368-1644 AD).

This type & size is very rare and were made as tomb figures for wealthy and prominent people during the Ming Dynaasty.

The warrior stand proud with a strong facial expression with huge brows clad in full body-armor over a detailed heavy mailshirt...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1397400
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***Note that the figure is pictured with the wrong head, new pictures will follow shortly***

We have 4 of these beauties in stock with full TL tests from the Ralf Kotalla lab dating this one to ca. 1420, during the Ming Dynasty, (1368-1644 AD).

This type & size is very rare and were made as tomb figures for wealthy and prominent people during the Ming Dynaasty...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1397392
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Temporary pictures of the largest Tomb pottery warrior, we've ever seen or heard of!

We have 4 of these beauties in stock with full TL tests from the Ralf Kotalla lab dating this one to ca. 1420, during the Ming Dynasty, (1368-1644 AD)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397159
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A very rare pottery Amphora / vessel, late 3rd. millenium BC!

This vessel is very early so rare in this size and intact condition: In redish terracotta with three legs and two looped handles.

Size: 18,5 cm. wide and 16,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, some minor rim chips othervise completely intact.

Provenance: Emil Månsson, 1896-1977 collection, A Swedish collector of numismatics and antiquities. Note the very old collection tag, dating it to 2700 BC,...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1397154
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$150.00
A rare and unusual Tomb pottery figure of a Sheep, Chinese, Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

The figure well-proportioned and finely glaced with good details. The glace in white (Wool-colour) and bright green on the horns.

Ming Dynasty figures of attendants are fairly common and comes in a variety of styles and periods, domestic animals are on the other hand, very scarcely seen. The current group that we sell is the first that we ever had in 20 years!

Size: 14,5 cm. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1397153
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A rare and unusual pair of Tomb pottery figures of Green Pigs, Chinese, dating to the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

The figures are very cute and attractive and finely glaced with good details. The glace in bright green.

Ming Dynasty figures of attendants are fairly common and comes in a variety of styles and periods, domestic animals are on the other hand, very scarcely seen. The current group that we sell is the first that we ever had in 20 years!

Size: approx ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1397151
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A rare and unusual pair of Tomb pottery figures of Green Pigs, Chinese, dating to the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

The figures are very cute and attractive and finely glaced with good details. The glace in bright green.

Ming Dynasty figures of attendants are fairly common and comes in a variety of styles and periods, domestic animals are on the other hand, very scarcely seen. The current group that we sell is the first that we ever had in 20 years!

Size: approx ...