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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1019392 (stock #M7767)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Buddhist Lotus Jar

This rare and interesting pottery jar was made between the 10th and 13th centuries, during the Five Dynasties period (AD 906 - 960), Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279) or possibly the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368) and has been excavated from a Buddhist site in Yunnan province.�

The wall is decorated with applied strips of clay to form two rows of lotus leaves. The cover is quite elaborate with a six-pointed star design. The jar stands on an i...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1081776 (stock #M8312)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Very Rare Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Banshan / Majiayao Culture (c. 2600 - 2300 BC)

This very rare and interesting pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago by peoples of the Majiayao Culture, most likely during the Banshan phase (c. 2600 - 2300 BC) and is a most unusual example. It is made from quite a gritty clay with fairly small flat base, wide waist and wide flared mouth. The body has been decorated with applied strips of clay, whilst the mouth is decorated with four flanges that hav...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1303637 (stock #M0740)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Rare Chinese Neolithic Xindian Culture Pottery Jar (c. 1200 - 500 BC)

This rare pottery jar was made around 3,000 years ago by peoples of the Neolithic Xindian culture (c. 1200 - 500 BC). The Xindian culture is a relatively late Neolithic culture and overlaps with the Chinese Bronze Age. Xindian pottery is rarer and generally much less refined, more coarse and brittle than pottery from some earlier Chinese Neolithic cultures. 

This is a very nice example of its type with a smooth burnishe...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1313054 (stock #M8200)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Chinese Song Dynasty Stoneware Dragon Jar (AD 960 - 1279)

This interesting stoneware jar was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 -1279). It is "heavily-potted" and has an applied decoration around its shoulder featuring a dragon chasing a pearl; the dragon, of course, seen as a divine mystical creature and the pearl a symbol of strength, fortune and transformation.

It is coated in a yellowish-brown iron glaze, the colour of which varies according to its thickness, that stops just short of...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1313059 (stock #M0865)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Chinese Song Dynasty Stoneware Dragon Jar (AD 960 - 1279)

This interesting stoneware jar was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 -1279). It is "heavily-potted" and has an applied decoration around its shoulder featuring a dragon chasing a pearl; the dragon, of course, seen as a divine mystical creature and the pearl a symbol of strength, fortune and transformation. It is coated in a thick dark iron-brown glaze, that falls short of the base of the jar, on top of a pale slip. Note the ridge to ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1328513 (stock #MA013)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Pair of Chinese Ming Dynasty Painted Pottery Tiles - Lotus Blossoms

This pair of attractive pottery tiles was made during the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). They are made from a dense, quiet highly-fired grey pottery and feature lotus blossoms in high relief. The tiles have been "cold painted" in various brightly-coloured pigments, very good traces of which still remain. 

The total length of both tiles when placed together is 50 cm (19.75 inches), each tile having a length of 25 cm (9.75 inc...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1329396 (stock #MA001)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Bowl in Kiln Saggar

A rare opportunity to acquire a Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1127) kiln saggar still containing its Qingbai porcelain bowl, excavated from a kiln site in the Jingdezhen area of Jiangxi province. This is one of a variety of different Qingbai porcelain wares in saggars, mostly bowls and dishes of varying sizes and patterns, that we were very lucky to be able to acquire some time ago and now offer for sale. 

Northern S...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1329397 (stock #MA002)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Bowl in Kiln Saggar

A rare opportunity to acquire a Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1127) kiln saggar still containing its Qingbai porcelain bowl, excavated from a kiln site in the Jingdezhen area of Jiangxi province. This is one of a variety of different Qingbai porcelain wares in saggars, mostly bowls and dishes of varying sizes and patterns, that we were very lucky to be able to acquire some time ago and now offer for sale. 

Northern S...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1329398 (stock #MA003)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Bowl in Kiln Saggar

A rare opportunity to acquire a Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1127) kiln saggar still containing its Qingbai porcelain bowl, excavated from a kiln site in the Jingdezhen area of Jiangxi province. This is one of a variety of different Qingbai porcelain wares in saggars, mostly bowls and dishes of varying sizes and patterns, that we were very lucky to be able to acquire some time ago and now offer for sale. 

Northern S...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1329401 (stock #MA006)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Cup Stand in Kiln Saggar

A rare opportunity to acquire a Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1127) kiln saggar containing a Qingbai porcelain cup stand excavated from a kiln site in the Jingdezhen area of Jiangxi province. This is one of a variety of different Qingbai porcelain wares in saggars, mostly bowls and dishes of varying sizes and patterns, that we were very lucky to be able to acquire some time ago and now offer for sale. 

Northern ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1337004 (stock #M8125)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Siwa Culture (c. 1350 BC)

This large pottery jar dates to the Siwa culture (c. 1350 BC). From its base, the body spreads out to a wide waist and then tapers in a little before spreading out again to form the wide saddle-shaped mouth. There are two loop handles that join the shoulder to the rim. Much of the surface has been fired to a very attractive orange-red with variations in colour in places, a result of uneven conditions during the firing process. It ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339957 (stock #MA270)
Brian Page Antiques
£395.00
Fine Large Chinese Warring States Pottery Jar (475 - 221 BC)

This attractively-shaped pottery jar was made during the Warring States period (475 - 221 BC). It is made from a fine-grained grey pottery, relatively highly-fired, having a distinct ring to it when tapped. It has a flat base and the lower body has lightly incised lines around it. At the waist and above are several ridges and bands, within which are burnished lines forming geometric patterns. There is a depression around the bottom o...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1365879 (stock #MA646)
Brian Page Antiques
£380.00
Large Thai 14th - 15th Century Sawankhalok Celadon Bowl

This large stoneware bowl was made at the Sawankhalok kilns around the 14th - 15th century. It is heavily-potted and has a foliate rim. The inner surface is decorated with incised rings, a floral scroll and, in its centre, a lotus blossom. The outer wall is decorated with a series of vertically carved lines. The clear celadon glaze is crackled and has a faint blueish tint to it, especially to the underside. The crackle of the glaze has ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1000195 (stock #M7591)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Rare Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Banshan / Majiayao Culture (c. 2600 - 2300 BC)

This rare and very interesting pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago by peoples of the Majiayao Culture, most likely during the Banshan phase (c. 2600 - 2300 BC). It is made from a very coarse and gritty clay that has been fairly highly-fired, the jar having a distinct ring to it when tapped. It has many unusual features: its overall shape, the incised decoration covering the body, its almost horizontal f...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1002828 (stock #M7652)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Large Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Painted Pottery Buddhist Jar with Sanskrit Inscription

This large pottery jar was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279), or possibly the Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368) and has been been excavated from a Buddhist site in Yunnan province.

It is made from a buff-coloured pottery and a very elegant example of its type. It stands on quite an elaborate integral pedestal with the lower body decorated with bands of applied lotus leaves. The cover is nicely d...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1008677 (stock #M7686)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Fine Chinese Early Tang Dynasty Pottery Lady

This fine and very rare pottery lady was made during the early part of the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a fine-grained grey pottery and is particularly well detailed. Faint traces of the original "cold painted" surface pigment remains. 

Height 25.5 cm. Fine condition with no obvious sign of restoration or repair as is confirmed when looking inside the hollow body.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1056639 (stock #M8057)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Fine Chinese Early Tang Dynasty Pottery Lady (AD 618 - 906)

This fine and very rare pottery lady was made during the early part of the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a fine-grained grey pottery and is particularly well detailed; note the detail of the face and the clothing with the very long sleeves. Traces of the original "cold painted" surface pigment remains. 

Height 25.5 cm. Fine condition with no obvious sign of restoration or repair as is confirmed when looking insid...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1081587 (stock #M8302)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Fine Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Banshan / Majiayao Culture (c. 2600 - 2300 BC)

This rare and interesting pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago by peoples of the Majiayao Culture, most likely during the Banshan phase (c. 2600 - 2300 BC). It is quite "heavily-potted" and made from quite a coarse clay, suitable to be used for heating its contents in a fire, as the sooty deposits on its outer surface would indeed suggest it was used for. It has one sturdy loop handle that is raised above ...