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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1412388 (stock #MB314)
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Fine Vietnamese 13th -14th Century Underglazed Stoneware Bowl

This stoneware bowl was made during the 13th - 14th century. It is relatively "heavily-potted", has a flared rim and has been decorated in underglaze iron-brown  with floral and scrolling patterns. To the glaze in the centre are spur marks from firing. It is coated in a finely-crackled clear glaze, the thickness of which varies in places. To the recessed base is a brown wash.

Diameter 16.75 cm. This is an exceptional example...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1421892 (stock #M9981)
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Large Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Bowl - 16th Century

This large blue & white porcelain bowl was made during the mid to late 16th century, c.1550 - 1570. It is decorated to the inner surface in underglaze blue of good colour with a lotus blossom pattern in its centre and a trellis border around the inner rim. The outer surface is simply decorated with two blue lines around the rim and foot. The foot is a little chipped, caused during manufacture. There is a small rim chip th...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1399531 (stock #MB075)
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Fine Chinese Song Dynasty Glazed Stoneware Jar

This round jar was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279). The dark brown / black glaze coats the outer wall and just inside the mouth. In places to the unglazed base and around the foot are "calcified" burial deposits.

Diameter 11 cm, height 8 cm. This jar is in fine condition with no restoration or repair.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1409444 (stock #T85)
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Fine Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Siwa Culture (c. 1350 BC)

This attractively-shaped pottery jar dates to the Siwa culture (c. 1350 BC), one of the later Chinese Neolithic cultures overlapping the Bronze Age. It has been fired to an attractive orange-red and has a burnished surface making it smooth to the touch and a pleasure to handle. It has a wide body with a relatively small flat base. There are two loop handles joining the shoulder to the mouth which is of the form sometimes referred...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1313624 (stock #M0808)
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Chinese Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Figure

This painted pottery figure was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a pale orange-coloured pottery that has been "cold painted" with various coloured pigments. The figure stands alert with both hands held together under a long-sleeved robe. The facial features have been picked out in red and black pigments.

Height 22.5 cm (8.75 inches). Good overall condition with expected surface wear and loss of pigment in places.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1409064 (stock #MA882)
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Rare Chinese Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Guangdong "Melon" Box

This rare and unusual box was made at one of the kilns in Guangdong province in the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279), more specifically during the 11th - 12th century. Many Guangdong wares were made for export to various parts of South-East Asia. Indeed, this particular box was found in present-day Cambodia. It is heavily-potted and coated in pale and finely-crackled Qingbai glaze. The outer surface has been decorated to give it ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1423111 (stock #MB400)
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Rare Chinese Western Jin Dynasty Small Yue Ewer

This rare and unusual small yueyao stoneware ewer was made during the Western Jin Dynasty (AD 265 - 316). Both inner and outer surfaces are coated with an olive-green glaze. The mouth is a little misshapen and the loop handle is somewhat uneven. Interestingly, the potter's fingerprints can be seen on the surface of the handle. There are some hard "calcified" deposits to the inner surface.

Height 9.5 cm. It is in fine condition with no resto...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1423114 (stock #MB371)
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Chinese Yuan / Ming Dynasty Longquan Celadon Bowl

This bowl was made during the 13th - 14th century, most likely at one of the Longquan kilns in Zhejiang province. It is heavily-potted and coated in a thick and finely-crackled celadon glaze. The square-cut foot and base remain unglazed, as does the inner centre of the bowl where there are marks in the glaze of the foot of another bowl, clearly showing that such bowls were stacked inside each other in the kiln during firing. Where unglazed th...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1421891 (stock #M0923)
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Large Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Bowl - Jiajing

This blue & white porcelain bowl was made during the latter part of the Jiajing reign (1522 - 1566) of the Ming Dynasty. It is thickly-glazed. The outer surface is simply decorated with just two underglaze blue lines surrounding the rim and foot. The inner surface is decorated with a floral pattern in its centre and a trellis border around the rim.

Diameter 18 cm (7 inches). There is some surface wear to the inner surface, ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1209320 (stock #M9789)
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Chinese Western Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Head - Male

This pottery head was made during the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8). It is heavily-potted and has been cold painted, with traces of white pigment remaining. Most similar pottery heads are of females, whereas the hairstyle of this particular head would suggest it is of a male. It is a good size with a height of 11.5 cm (4.5 inches). There is surface wear but no sign of repair or restoration.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1412476 (stock #MB309)
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Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Celadon Glazed Bowl

This bowl of porcelaneous ware was made in the 12th - 13th century, during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279) or the following Yuan Dynasty (AD 1279 - 1368), most likely from one of the kilns in Fujian province where many such wares were made for export to Southeast Asia. Quite a large area of the underside remains unglazed, including the heavily-cut foot, the rest being coated in a finely-crackled yellowish-green glaze. Surrounding the midpoint...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1421887 (stock #MA303)
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Pair Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dishes (seal marks)

This pair of small porcelain saucer dishes was made during the latter part of the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). They are simply decorated in underglaze blue with simple thin blue lines and each with a seal mark to the base.

The diameter of each is approximately 13.5 cm (5.25 inches). They both have a good ring when tapped and have no restoration or repair.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1423115 (stock #MA999)
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Chinese Yuan / Ming Dynasty Guangdong Celadon Bowl

This bowl was made during the 13th - 14th century, most likely at one of the kilns in Guangdong province in the south-east of China from where it was exported; this bowl was excavated in present-day Cambodia. It is quite "heavily-potted" and coated in a finely-crackled translucent celadon glaze. The sturdy square-cut foot and base remain unglazed. Around the edge of the outer rim are incised petal patterns below which are carved lines. To th...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1423275 (stock #MB090)
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Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Bottle / Jar

This porcelain bottle or vase was made during the 13th - 14th century, most likely at one of the kilns in Fujian province. It has been made in three separate moulded sections that have been luted together. The surface and inner mouth are coated in a finely-crackled translucent greenish-blue Qingbai glaze, relatively dark in colour. The mouth edge is quite roughly formed and what may initially appear to be a chip is not as it is cover...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1412488 (stock #MB305)
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Chinese Song Dynasty Celadon Bowl (12th / 13th Century)

This bowl was made during the 12th / 13th century. It has a wide unglazed stacking ring. The glaze was no doubt supposed to fire to a green colour, although firing conditions have made the glaze appear a pale greenish-brown and the unglazed parts of the body have fired almost brick-red.

Diameter 16.5 cm (6.5 inches). Overall this bowl is in good condition; there is no restoration or repair, although there are scratches to the glaze ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1421875 (stock #MA911)
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Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Bowl

This blue & white "Swatow" (or "Zhangzhou") porcelain bowl was made during the Wanli Reign (1573 - 1620) of the Ming Dynasty. Like most "Swatow" ware, it is fairly "heavily-potted", coated in a thick finely-crackled glaze and decorated in underglaze blue. The pattern surrounding the outer wall includes standing birds and lotus blossoms.

Swatow, or Zhangzhou, ceramics were often exported to the South East Asian market. A common feature of ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1394694 (stock #MT42)
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Fine Small Chinese Song Dynasty Jizhou Jar

This small jar, or jarlet, was made during the Southern Song Dynasty (AD 1127 - 1279), most likely at one of the kilns in Yonghe Town, Ji'an County in Jiangxi province. It is quite thinly-potted with the upper body and inside mouth coated in a yellowish-brown glaze. The inside and lower body remain unglazed revealing the pale stoneware body. It has a flat wire-cut base. Diameter 6 cm. It is in fine condition with no restoration or repair.

This j...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1412387 (stock #MB312)
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Vietnamese 14th / 15th Century Moulded Bowl

This bowl was made during the 14th - 15th century and is coated in a thin pale greenish-yellow glaze. Around the outside of the stacking ring is a moulded pattern. The foot and lower outer body remain unglazed.

Diameter 16.25 cm. On the underside toward the base, where the glaze is at its thinnest, it has degraded and flaked from the surface in places. Notwithstanding this, however, this bowl is in good condition and is free from any restoratio...