Southeast Asian and early Chinese ceramics by Abhaya Asian Art Abhaya Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1432336 (stock #6581)
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$200.00
Finely woven Iban women’s kain skirt, from Kapit, circa 1940 with “eye of the green pigeon” and bamboo pattern, from the Kapit area. Fine and tight weaves like this, indicate that owner was from a high status. There is one repair noted in enlargements. The ikat is made from all handspun and natural dyes while the colored bands are commercial thread. L: 115cm/42.5in and W: 57cm/22.5in
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1432253 (stock #6578)
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$280.00
Classic Han Hu shaped jar with beautiful lead green glaze with a much sought after silver patina. Excellent condition. There are some exposed areas of clay on the mouth rim created by another piece stacked on top when fired. H:12.6cm/4.9in and D: 11.1cm/4.3in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432250 (stock #6576)
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$180.00
Rare burnished pottery “dou” (food vessel) circa late Warring Sates/Early Western Han Dynasty. This piece has a few chips on the edges but otherwise is in good condition (please examine close-ups carefully). H: 15.2cm/6in and D: 14.8cm/5.9in
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1432249 (stock #6575)
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$130.00
Tibetan yak butter tea “po cha” or barley beer “chang” bowl carved from burlwood, possibly Rhododendron circa 50 to 100 years old. D:11.8cm/4.6in and H: 5cm/1.9in, there is one worn chip on the edge. This was not turned on a lathe, but entirely craved by hand.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1432248 (stock #6574)
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$120.00
Nine small ancient small bronze bells circa Tang Dynasty or earlier. Acquired with a group Warring States Bronzes, these are all in excellent condition with original balls and still have pleasent sound to them. Most like designed for animal harness. L: 3cm x 1.5cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1432247 (stock #6573)
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$80.00
Circa Jin Dynasty (1135-1234CE), soy glazed jar from a Northern Kiln with some russet highlights, no cracks or chips but some glaze degradation. D: 6.4cm/2.5in and H: 7.8in3in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1432246 (stock #6572)
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$140.00
150.00 Very rare (no one I know has seen one before), silver amulet with a rat (definitely not a mouse). 2020 is the Chinese Lunar Calendar for the Metal Rat so this being a silver piece represents a full 60 year lunar cyclical completion this year. In Chinese society the Rat is considered clever, cultured, shrewd and intelligent although a bit manipulative (Mark Zuckerberg is a Rat). The reverse side wishes the owner “May you live 100 years”...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre AD 1000 item #1431899 (stock #6570)
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$130.00
Good straw colored clay standing figure of Tang Dynasty court attendant. Good condition, minor chip at the bottom with traces of original pigment. H: 21.5cm/8.5in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1430969 (stock #6569)
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$100.00
Tang Dynasty, white clay, statue of a court attendant. H: 25cm/9.8in. Good condition
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1430865 (stock #6568)
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$100.00
Lovely scholar’s brush pot with a classic poem about friendship, by the Tang poet, Li Bai, incised in traditional characters. Circa 1970/1980. H: 15cm/6in and D: 6.5cm/2.5in. One small surface “check”, on the bottom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1430724 (stock #6567)
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$250.00
Beautiful image of Tang Dyansty noble woman or lady-in-waiting. Good condition no damage or repair. She is standing in relaxed natural pose, with a sweet face and complicated to coiled double chignon. H: 27cm/10.6in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1430723 (stock #6576)
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$100.00
Small red clay Tang Dynasty image of a courtier. Minor loss on the toe of one foot (no other damage or repair), will stand on even and level surface. Original white pigment. H: 19cm/7.8in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1429921 (stock #6573)
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$150.00
Good representation in the style of Lin Rongqian’s 林榮錢 cursive calligraphy, as a Mandarin: Fu Lu/Cantonese: Fuk. This is a gift given to someone to congratulate them and wish them financial success in their career. This is a scroll mounted painted meant to be hung horizontally. There are small tabs in the upper side with which to do so. Mounted- L: 150cm/59in and W: 60cm/23in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1429890 (stock #6572)
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$200.00
Lovely two handled pottery jar from the Northern China circa (2200 BCE – 1600 BCE) in near perfect condition with just a couple of minor chips on one handle. H: 12.9cm/5.1in and W: 11.8cm/4.7in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1429888 (stock #6571)
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$150.00
Well mounted scroll painting of a sitting scholar and Chinese cursive calligraphy. possibly a depiction of Baidi, a historical character from the Han Dynasty. L:137cm/54in and W: 68cm/26.7in. Undated.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1429855 (stock #6570)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$150.00
Good vintage Duan ink stone in the shape of a vase, there is one “stone eye” and signs of wear from use. The back is dated to 1962, according to the Chinese cyclical calendar, “year of the water Tiger”, as well as two characters translated as “Yue Huai”, either the owner or an expression of emotion. Good condition, L: 18.5cm/7.2in, W: (at widest point) 12.2cm/4.9 in and H: 2.4cm/.9in. A custom presentation box is included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1428173 (stock #6569)
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$400.00
Unusual wide bowl from circa Tang to Five Dynasties period. The body is made from and a cream clay dipped in a white slip and finished with a light green clear glaze. The surface of the clay is quite smooth and hard, fired at a high temperature. The footrim is quite wide with a beveled outer edge- typical of Late Tang ceramics There are few frits in the cavetto that occurred as “bubble bursts” during firing. Otherwise excellent condition. D: 16cm/6.2in and H: 7cm/2.8in
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1427800 (stock #6568)
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$80.00
Fine example of Chin weaving from Myanmar. Complete front breast panel from the Chin State. All hand spun cotton circa 50/70 years old. One repair and frayed on the top minor repair (may be seen in image of the back). L: 67cm/26.3in and W: 36cm/14.1in.