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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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1395572
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$495.00
An ornate Incense Burner with two fighting Dragons, Ming Dynasty 168-1644 AD. Note that we have a similar listed, if you like the matching pair!

The vessel stands on three stout legs decorated with animal heads. Fine decoration of two fierce dragons in each glace - dark blue and torquise colours.

A very handsome vessel with very finely crackled glace and patina.

Size: 20 cm. tall and 17 cm. wide.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, comes with COA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1492 item #1395569
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$1,150.00
A very rare and attractive Jade carving pendant of a Horse and Monkey, Late Song-Yuan Dynasty, 12th.-13th. Century AD.

An ancient gem of a jade carving in the fine Late Song Style with the long arms of the monkey and peculiar head of the horse. Done in a fine, now almost black Nephrite stone.

Size: 4,8 cm. long and 4 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice!, nice even wear and fine patination.

Ex. Egeskov Fine Arts and formerly in a French dealers inventory...
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 : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1395436
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$295.00
A rare and unusual pair of Tomb pottery figures of horses, 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 white and brown and bright green for the details of manes, tails etc.

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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1395434
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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 #1395377
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$495.00
An ornate Incense Burner with two fighting Dragons, Ming Dynasty 168-1644 AD.

the vessel stands on three stout legs decorated with animal heads. The glacing in dark blue and torquise colours.

A very handsome vessel with very finely crackled glace and patina.

Size: 20 cm. tall and 17 cm. wide.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, comes with COA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1395360
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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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1395286
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$950.00
A rare and stunning Zhadou vessel, dating to the late Ming Dynasty, 17th. century.

The vessel, known as a Zhadou or Leys Jarin, has it's characteristic shape and knob handles shaped as Lion heads and decorated with a Dragon and other ornaments. The piece was made using a white bronze alloy, very well made in the finest style, precise and sharp.

Size: 12,7 cm. tall and a rather massive piece...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1492 item #1395231
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$1,150.00
A very rare Chinese monastery stone seal, Late Sung-Yuan Dynasty, 12th.-13th. century AD.

Exceptional seal, used in a Tibetan monastery while Europe was medieval. A large seal carved in a beige brown stone, in the typical style of the period, inscribed on the seal itself.

Size: 9 cm. tall and 5,3 cm. in diameter.

Ex. Danish Private collection, ex. French Gallery
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
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 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 #1385059
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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 Helbard 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, dating to the Middle Ming period, ca. 1500-1550 AD.

The figure is part of a group lab tested with the TL test by the Kotalla Lab, guaranteed authentic for life and...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1385058
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$725.00
Beautiful Chinese Ming Tomb pottery figure of horseman carrying a Mace, dating to the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

Finely detailed warrior on horseback holding a large Mace in his hand. Fully equipped with detailed armor in green and yellow sancai glaze. Other details in white, black and red pigment. A high quality figure, dating to the Middle Ming period, ca. 1500-1550 AD.

The figure is part of a group lab tested with the TL test by the Kotalla Lab, guaranteed authentic fo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1384254
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$995.00
A scarce and beautiful Chinese pottery tomb figure of a female horserider. An attendant on horseback carrying a small child in her arm.

The figure dates to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

The figure is finely glazed in cobalt blue and turquoise colors. Pigmented colours in red, white ad black.

The attachable head feature a beautiful hairdress with many finely painted details. ยจ

Size: 31 cm high and 26 cm. long - a massive figure!

Condition:...
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 : 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...