Southeast Asian and early Chinese ceramics by Abhaya Asian Art Abhaya Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1434280 (stock #6573)
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$120.00
Good Yuan to Ming celadon stem cup from a Southern Kiln. There are chops on the foot (see enlargements), and some kiln grit adhesions. D: 11cm/4.3in and H: 6cm/2.4in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1434243 (stock #6598)
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$120.00
Lovely Suzhou Jade (Serpentine) pendant carved in the Qing style with a deer, crane and lingzhi- symbolizing longevity. Circa last half 20th CE. H: 5.5cm/2.in and W: 3.7/1.5in. This is hung on a faux silk macramé adjustable chord; please note the faceted carnelian bead at the top is quite old (over 1000 years old). Free shipping via Hong Kong Registered Airmail.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1434236 (stock #6597)
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$220.00
Fine old all and spun and hand woven wedding blanket from the tiny Maonan minority group living in Guangxi and Guizhou province, circa 1940 to 1960. This piece is very crisply silk weft embroidered classic butterfly, phoenix and floral pattern. Excellent condition. The border is made of an outer hand spun cotton cloth will the red inner border is commercial cloth. L: 94cm/37in and W: 65cm/25.5in- total with border L: 149cm/58.6 and W: 94cm/37in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1433826 (stock #6594)
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$150.00
Good Cizhou type high fired ovoid soy glazed with russet highlights jar from a northern kiln. There is a possible chip on the outer mouthrim (see enlargement)- difficult to tell if this happened after firing or before. There are remnants of kiln supports on the concave foot. H: 9.6cm/3.8in and D: 10.3cm/4in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1433774 (stock #6588)
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$350.00
Classic large late Northern Song , Qingbai, notched bowl with deeply incised abstract floral scroll pattern from the Hutian Kiln in Jingdezhen. There are three hairline cracks. D: 19cm/7.5in and H: 7cm/2.8in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre AD 1000 item #1433654 (stock #6587)
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$250.00
Tang robustly potted, high fired , stoneware jar with yellowish green celadon glaze, from a Northern Kiln. This piece is quite thick and heavy for its size; the only damage is small glaze chip noted in enlargements there is one glob of glaze from another piece it came in contact with during firing. The glaze on this piece is stable. H: 19.3cm/7.6in and D: 14cm/5.4in.
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)
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$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 : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1427787 (stock #6567)
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$120.00
Good old textile from Laos with a “void” silhouette deer pattern . The colored threads are silk, while the field and border are all handspun cotton, the border may be some sort of bast fiber as it is quite coarse. This piece is approximately 30 to 40 year old- I picked up it up in 2000, Vientiane, Laos. The border and backing has some staining but the embroidered panel is clean...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1427296 (stock #6566)
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Qing Dynasty painting on silk, of Dongyue Dadi, The Great Emperor of the Sacred Mountain of the East .He is the God of the Taoist holy mountain, Tai Shan, considered one of the 5 sacred peaks of China. There is large temple in Beijing dedicated to him. There is “foxing” on the mounting and tattered at the bottom but the painting itself is in good condition. H: 51cm/20in and W: 25.5cm/9.6in (mounted dimensions H: 75cm/20.5in and W: 40cm/15.8in).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1427268 (stock #6565)
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$320.00
Seven small archaic bronze bells from circa Warring States Period (475–221 BCE) with diamond and central raised dots pattern All are in good condition, with no damage- see enlargement for scale, guaranteed authentic.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1427135 (stock #6563)
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$80.00
Vintage scholar’s ink stick rest, circa 1970’s, carved from Bowenite stone, it has a gold fish motif with the owner’s name and chinese character. L: 8cm/3.1in, H: 1.27m/.7in and W: 3.6cm/1.4in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1427133 (stock #6562)
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$250.00
Wholesale lot of 53 vintage jadeite crosses (plus a few odd leftover bits). These were carved in the 60s through the 80s, and each cross consists of three pieces, meaning they will have to be remounted in would or metal. The jade is fairly good quality and is not dyed, some have small splashes of apple green. May be incorporated into secular jewelry, ideal for a jewelry maker. Lengths vary between 2.2cm and 5.cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1424723 (stock #6561)
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$300.00
Rare green notched, Qingbai bowl, circa Southern Song Dynasty, porcelain quality from a Jingdezhen kiln with abstract incised pattern. Here is one firing flaw noted in last enlargement i.e., glazed over firing crack on one side only- does not go through to the other side. D: 17.2/6.8cm and H: 6cm/2.3in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1424382 (stock #6558)
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$220.00
Early Northern Song bowl bowl, with broad lip around the mouthrim. The body is high fired with a greenish glaze. Excellent original condition, no damage. I tend to think this is trying to emulate either a Ding or Qingbai type. I have seen three of this type bowl recently and all have some out of Sichuan, so most likely from a Southern Kiln. D: 17.7cm/7in and H: 6cm/2.4in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre AD 1000 item #1424381 (stock #6557)
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$220.00
Lovely and unusual Northern Song Qingbai bowl. Other than a few tiny frits on the rim there is no damage and has an original mark inside foot and unglazed firing ring in center. The glaze has an even green hue with nice craquelure and a near white stoneware body. D: 14.9cm/5.8in and H: 6.7cm/2.6in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1424379 (stock #6555)
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$280.00
Stunning Yuan Dynasty Qingbai incised lotus bowl with simple abstract foliate scroll on cavetto. Classic aquamarine color porcelain qulaity from a Jingdezhen kiln. D: 15cm/5.9in and H: 7cm/2.8in. Some kiln warpage but no damage (chips cracks etc).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1920 item #1423979 (stock #6551)
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$150.00
150.00 Ruby red Beijing glass, Qing Dynasty snuff bottle. The neck has an old silver repair. Very simple almost primitive carving but in my opinion adds to its charm. H: 7.8cm/3in and W: 6cm/2.3in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1423677 (stock #6455)
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$100.00
Good Tang Dynasty gray clay brick depicting “Atlas” type figure seated on a lotus blossom I was in Taxila once and saw similar figures which to my mind illustrates the Greco/Roman influence in Tang art. The lotus shows indicates an obvious Buddhist connection. This is painted with “stucco”, and in good condition with no damage. W: 14.5cm/5.8in and H: 17.7cm/7in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1423667 (stock #6452)
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$120.00
Ming Dynasty ceramic wedding booth. Traditionally in China a woman was carried in a covered wedding sedan chair by bearers accompanied by musicians. This piece has a detachable roof and is in good condition, only a few minor glaze frits. H: 35cm/13.8in and 12.5cm/4.8in. I have always thought these would make great display stands for small Buddhas.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1423666 (stock #6451)
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Fine and rare pair of early Northern Song (circa 10th CE) Yue glazed bowls from a Southern Kiln. Both have delightful impressed flowers in the center of the cavetto with abstract incised foliate scrolls and “combed” patterns. Excellent condtion with no damage and evenly colored glazes. D: 10cm/4in and H: 4.2cm/1.1in and D: 10.6cm/4.2cm and 4.6cm/16in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1423665 (stock #6450)
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$500.00
Good pair Song Dynasty Qingbai bowls with popular baby and pomegranate impressed pattern, which means wishing for as many as sons as there are seeds in a pomegranate. Professionally cleaned and in good condition with no damage- see image 6# for the most accurate representation of color. D: 17.3cm/6.8in and H:6cm/2.3in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1423663 (stock #6449)
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$130.00
Porcelain quality early Northern Song bowl from the Hutian Kiln at Jingdezhen. There is one small chip on the rim, kiln warpage and some bubbles under the glaze in the cavetto, all visible in enlargements. D: 12.3cm/4.8in and H: 3.5cm/1.4in. The color of the bowl is much closer to a white than green.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1492 item #1420788 (stock #6443)
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$220.00
Rare “sizhi” (four straight sides), inkstone circa Ming Dynasty with footrim. Good condition with one small chip noted in last enlargement. A simple, elegant yet still functional piece. L: 11.6cm/4.5in, H: 2cm/.8in and W: 7.8cm/3.1in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1420695 (stock #6441)
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$360.00
Elegantly simple burnished high fired pottery cup from Warring States to Early Han Dynasty. There is one crack and a couple of chips noted in last enlargements. Pretty much to be expected from an over 2000 year old pottery piece. D:9.9cm/3.9in and H: 7cm/2.7in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1420513 (stock #6397)
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$180.00
Good Tang Dynasty straw colored pottery camel with original white pigment. This piece has been repaired at the body, neck and legs (as most always are). There was layer of mud put on this to hide the repair and I have removed as a much as possible just so you know it’s there but is not glaringly obvious. Nice size, this animal embodies the spirit of the ancient “Silk Road”, if not Xi Jin Ping’s “One Belt One Road Initiative”. H: 32.5cm/12.8in and L: 28cm/11in
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1420512 (stock #6396)
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$260.00
Very rare small celadon Yueyao lugged jar from a Zhejiang Kiln, circa Five Dynasties/Early Northern Song. This type of ceramic was a precursor to Longquan ware. There is a firing crack and some fritting (caused by pockets of air trapped beneath the glaze during firing) on one side- noted in enlargements. D: 9cm/3.5in and H: 6cm/24in. I have added a cosmetic "enhancement" (filled the crack and applied gold leaf).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1420508 (stock #6395)
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Special Offer- reduced price. Exceptionally rare Southern Song, Zhejiang Longquan, celadon water dropper in the shape of a double gourd ewer wine pot with a fine glaze. This piece has had the spout repaired with silver and has some cracks- please view enlargements. My photo editing software has truncated this piece a bit so it is more graceful than the pictures would indicate. For the most accurate reproduction of the actual color, please see enlargement #8. H: 8cm/3.2in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1420171 (stock #6385)
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$200.00
Finely detailed carved bamboo bitong with five panels depicting classic three friends of winter and scholar themes. I bought this in Guangxi Zhuang, China in the 1995, so a 1950 to 1960 a (possibly Republic) dating seems reasonable. There is a hole intentionally drilled at the bottom, otherwise excellent condition. H: 13.4cm/5.2in and D: 6.8cm/2.8in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1420170 (stock #6384)
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$100.00
Nice old Yao (also known as Mien) Taoist shaman “yen” chop, used to send messages to the Gods. Reference “The Yao” by Jess Pourret pgs 206 & 207. These came from the Sino/Lao Fansipan Mountains border area and date circa 80 to 90 years old. 3.6cm/1.4in x 3.6cm/1.4in x 3.6cm/1.4in. Free shipping.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1420168 (stock #6382)
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$120.00
Two Qing crackle glaze plates circa late 18th century. Both plates have filled chips with gold leaf. Nice cracquelure on both pieces. #1 D: 22.5cm/8.8in and H: 4cm/1.5in and #2 D: 22.7cm/8.9in and H: 4.3cm/1.7in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1420084 (stock #6381)
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Exceptionally rare, fine large Cizhou ware black glazed bowl with hare’s fur marking and russet splashes circa Jin/Yuan Dynasty. This is from a Henan kiln- the unusual brown clay and cutting of the foot is similar to Jun Wares in the National Palace Museum, Taipei- dated to the Yuan Dynasty. The body is very thin compared to others from this genre with an excellent high iron content patina. D: 17.7cm/7in and H: 7.3cm/2.9in. The pictures do no...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1420074 (stock #6378)
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$300.00
Fine miniature late Ming vase in double gourd shape with lotus and garden rockery scene, possibly originally used as a water dropper. There is one firing scar on the side noted in enlargements. H: 9.3cm/4.2in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1420073 (stock #6377)
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$400.00
Extremely rare matched pair of large (possibly one of a kind), Liao Dynasty, greenish brown (khaki) glazed Gangwa ware jars from the Chifeng Kiln, Inner Mongolia. The Liao were a non Han culture that ruled in Manchuria and parts of Mongolia 907-1125 CE. This shape is fairly unique to Liao ceramics as it seeks to emulate Turkic West Asian metal work drinking vessels...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1420054 (stock #6374)
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Outstanding Tiger Rug, Baotou, Nei Mongol, China. Circa late 19th/early 20th century. 160cm x 90cm. Nice abrash. Some small old repairs, please see last enlargements at the link provided below for close up of repairs and condition The selvedge on one side is has been redone while the other is original but good condition. Nice abrash. There is a cotton sleeve sewn at the of the back so it may be hung on a wall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1420052 (stock #6372)
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$280.00
Beautiful large black container with double lugs and brown splashes from a Henan kiln circa Yuan/Ming Dynasties in pristine condition. D: 17.5cm/6.9in and H: 13cm/5.1.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1419498 (stock #6368)
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$600.00
Stunning bronze sword handle from the Dian Kingdom that paralleled the Han Dynasty. Judging from the heavy triangular pommels and spikes near the blade, these were designed for close quarter combat that would look right at home in a fight scene out of Game of Thrones. This has a classic azurite patina with traces of the original iron blades...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1419494 (stock #6367)
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$120.00
Fine and rare molded leather tobacco box from the Bai ethnic group in Yunnan, China. These were purchased in rural Yunnan at a Bai market, near Dali about 15 years ago. I have found a few references on Bai lacquer but never any images, so this may have been made by either the Shan(Dai) or Yi minorities who have a better documented lacquer tradition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1419407 (stock #6366)
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$120.00
Heavy porcelain crackle glazed bitong with simple cobalt blue and copper red underglaze pattern. Usual rectangular shape. Excellent condition. Republic period or earlier. H: 11.8cm/4.6in and W: 5.5cm/2.2in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1418954 (stock #6364)
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$150.00
Lovely Qing Dynasty pendant of a monkey on a leaf, “staring at the moon”, carved from carnelian. An unusually fat piece with a rich dark color rarely seen in Chinese carnelian. L: 4.7cm/1.8in and W: 3.5cm/1.4in. There is one small chip on the back of the hole noted in 2nd enlargement. Included is an adjustable macramé cord, and free shipping via Hong Registered Airmail.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1418952 (stock #6383)
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$200.00
Unusual straw colored pottery bowl, circa 1000 -2000 BCE, with quirky with dragon/snake motif handle. No damage with good natural water absorption. W:15cm/5.9in and H: 12cm/4.8in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1418827 (stock #6379)
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$150.00
140.00 Good Jizhou glazed jar from a Jiangxi kiln with lid circa Southern Song Dynasty. Please note that the lid and body are slightly different as the lid’s glaze lacks the craclature of the body with more of “tea dust” type glaze. Possibly from the same kiln- “matched but not married”. Having said this they look good together and unless closely scrutinized its hard to notice...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1418407 (stock #6375)
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$110.00
Set of Qing Dynasty silver repoussé Chinese child’s hat ornaments. Very sweet little collection of 5 Budai and a lions face. Budai H: 2.9cm/1.1in and W: 2cm/o.8in and lion face D: 4.4cm/1.7in. The lion face has missing enamel on one ear. Free shipping via Hong Kong Registered Airmail.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1418387 (stock #6371)
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$120.00
Good Qing Dynasty nephrite archer’s ring. This is a small size and may be worn on the finger as a normal ring. Excellent condition, no chips or cracks- one naturally occurring inclusion. Outer D: 2.8cm, inner D: 2cm, and H: 2.2cm. Free shipping.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1418386 (stock #6370)
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$200.00
Buddhist grey pottery “lotus petal” offering jar circa 1200/1300CE with Chinese Zodiac, human figures and vajra impressed pattern. Excellent condition, no damage. This is from the independent Dali Kingdom which was centered in Yunnan Province. These were not used as “bone ash” reliquaries but were found in connection with tombs sometimes containing small offerings such as beads, gilt bronze objects or bits of paper with writing. H: 27cm/10.6in and D: 17cm/6.7in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1418361 (stock #6369)
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$300.00
Rare (one of a kind), semi antique basket from the Naxi/Nakhi ethnic group in Yunnan province. I purchased this in 2001 at local market in Lijiang (now a UNESCO heritage site). Constructed of bamboo with much of lacquer intact, this piece is circa 50 to 80 years old, most interesting is an auspicious coin symbol woven into the top. This kind of thing always reminds of the labor intensiveness that is put in to decorating such a humble object...