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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1455758
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$1,200.00
A pair of very large Tomb pottery figures of a male and a female attendant dating to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

The female figure in this pair was Termo-Luminescence testet by Ralf Kotallas Laboratory in Dec. 2020 to being 510 years old. So it was made during the Middle Ming period (ca. 15th. cent.)

The male figure is carrying a fan and the female figure a large dish.

The figures are placed on a large Lotus thrones on top of high hexagonal plints, both in mat...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1455756
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$2,350.00
A pair of massive museum quality matching pottery figures of a male and female attendants, middle Ming Dynasty, 15th.-16th. century.

The figures are matching in torquise and cobalt glazes and stands on large plints. The male figure in this pair was Termo-Luminescence testet by Ralf Kotallas Laboratory and it was made during the Middle Ming period (15th.-16th. cent.). He is holding a teapot.

The female figure is holding a jar in her hands.

Exceptional, almost mus...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1455582
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$495.00
A lovely patinated bronze belthook with dark green and red patina, Warrings states, ca. 4th. century AD.

The belthook looks like a stingray with a wide curved top above a tapering ridged hook, cast with relief taotie design.

Size: 4,8 cm. long and 2,7 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb, excellent metal and patina.

Provenance: The old collection of Torunn Gulliksen Ihlemann og Jens Thygesen, formerly Kunsthallen auctions, København. Ex. Bruun Rasmussen auctio...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1455581
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$195.00
A lovely little Chinese bronze belthook, dating to early Han Period, ca. 200 BC-9 AD.

The belthook decorated with scrollwork on the front and has a central knob on the back. Wonderful azurite blue and green patina.

Size: Nearly 6 cm. in lenght.

Provenance: The old collection of Torunn Gulliksen Ihlemann og Jens Thygesen, formerly Kunsthallen auctions, København. Ex. Bruun Rasmussen auctions 1723/1544
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1455580
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$475.00
An extremely rare belthook to survive today and likely because of the many thick gold inlays, since iron normally corrode away! The belthook is 16,7 cm. long and inlaid with thick gold decoration depicting animals and creatures (see closeups).

The belthook with vertically ridged profile, terminating in a dragons head hook, reverse with circular knop.

Condition: Intact and heavily corroded as should be expected for the very rare medium and with preserved inlays.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1455579
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$1,650.00
An exceptional and quite substantial bronze belthook, Chinese, dating to the Eastern Zhou dynasty - Warring States period (475–221 B.C.).

The gilt bronze surface cast as a feline mask embellished with twisted sashes heightened with raised commas enclosing a circular plaque; a long post terminating in a dragon's head hook. The front with fine gilt preserved in the devices, reverse with circular form knop.

Size: 8,7 cm. long and quite massive in hand.

Condition:...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1455257
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$850.00
A scarce and impressive massive charger or Wucai Dish in intanct condition (unrestored!), China, Ming Dynasty, 16th.-17th. century AD.

The dish is painted with the split pagoda design, medallions and seal marks, on a celadon ground.

Size: Massive piece, 39,4 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Choice and intact, thus a great condition for this often repaired type, some wear to glaze as usual.

Ex. Old Danish Private Estate collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1455215
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$850.00
A superb celadon charger or massive dish with high relief decoration, mid 15th. century, Sawankhalok kilns Thailand for the Chinese market.

Provenance: This totally intact massive celadon dish was recovered from the Royal Nanhai (AD. c.1460) shipwreck. The dating was based on carbon 14 analysis of the ships timber and by cross-referring the ceramic cargo to other datable shipwreck sites. The ship was about 28 metres long with a beam of 7-8 metres, and again of 'South China Sea' type. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1455213
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$700.00
A superb quality large celadon charger or dish with high relief decoration, mid 15th. century, Sawankhalok kilns Thailand for the Chinese market.

Provenance: This superb condition massive celadon charger / dish was recovered from the Royal Nanhai (AD. c.1460) shipwreck. The dating was based on carbon 14 analysis of the ships timber and by cross-referring the ceramic cargo to other datable shipwreck sites. The ship was about 28 metres long with a beam of 7-8 metres, and again of 'South...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1455212
Senatus Consulto
$950.00
A superb quality large celadon charger or dish with high relief decoration, mid 15th. century, Sawankhalok kilns Thailand for the Chinese market.

Provenance: This superb condition massive celadon charger / dish was recovered from the Royal Nanhai (AD. c.1460) shipwreck. The dating was based on carbon 14 analysis of the ships timber and by cross-referring the ceramic cargo to other datable shipwreck sites. The ship was about 28 metres long with a beam of 7-8 metres, and again of 'South...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1454608
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$365.00
Attractive carved Green Nephrite jade pig Dragon in the Hongshan style, possible later vintage piece.

Interesting piece with a convincing alteration of the green Nephrite surfaces with corrosion together with inclusions. Good details, possible attempted cleaning? It's a difficult and highly copied piece from Hongshan, if genuine a very good deal Comes from old collection.

Size: 7 cm.

Ex. Collection of a German Doctor in Münich, aquired before 1990.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1454607
Senatus Consulto
$225.00
A nice and interesting polished Nephrite amulet in the shape of a Cicada, Ming style.

The pendant carved in a rarely seen brown-black stone. This fine nephrite pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked Chinese jade carvings of insects from different periods, from the Neolithic to 20th. century. The cicada was carved in a Ming Dynasty Style, but possible from Qing Dynasty, we're not certain.

Size: 6,2 cm.

Condition: Choice and intact, fine wear....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1454272
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$495.00
Antique Chinese Yixing snuff bottle of fine porous unglazed body of 'purple clay', late Qing Dynasty, 1880 AD.

It's front sides decorated with floral scenes and caligraphy in cream slip. Nephrite jade lid. With impressed seal (makers mark) inside base.

Size: ca. 6,7 cm.

Condition: Superb for type!

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1454231
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A very attractive and scarce Chinese silver and wood snuffbottle, dating Qing Dynasty, 1740-1760.

The bottle with finely chased silver mounts and nice floral wood carvings in a patinated piece of Walnut tree.

Size: 8,2 cm.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1837 VR item #1454021
Senatus Consulto
$695.00
A lovely Chinese Snuff bottle in Quartz Crystal with golden flexs, from old collection, Qing Dynasty, and can be precisely dated to 1820-1850 AD.

The bottle exceptionally well carved and decorated with floral scrolls in a very rare piece of super hard Quartz with golden hair / flex. The stopper original and carved in the same stone.

Size: 56 mm. tall.

Condition: Superb. Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1837 VR item #1454019
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A wonderful guaranteed authentic snuff bottle in green porcelain, dating to 1800-1820 AD.

The bottle elegantly made with nicely crackled green glaze and an smokey agate stopper.

Size: ca. 82 mm. tall.

Condition: Choice and perfect, thus rare from this early period.

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1455742
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An Important lavishly decorated Tibetan Prayer wheel, ca. 18th. century AD.

The wheel with a repoussed high-grade silver top, sides and underside, a heavy silver weight, attached to the wheel by means of a silver chain. Very large for type, measuring ca. 40 cm. in height and decorated with thick gold at the top and with countless gemstones, like coral and torquise. There's also panel of engraved bone as well as a bone decorated shaft with a larger silver finial, cast or hammered with...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1837 VR item #1454611
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A fine Chinese mottled hardstone Snuff bottle from old collection, Qing Dynasty, and can be approx. dated to 1780-1820.

The bottle nicely carved polished into it's perfect shape.

Beautiful old jade stopper, with pin inside, comes with the bottle.

Size: 58 mm. tall.

Condition: Fine, unfortunately some chipping to rim and base, but still quite attractive.

Ex. Danish private Collection