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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1367706 (stock #MA747)
Brian Page Antiques
£65.00
Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Bowl – Tek Sing Shipwreck c.1822

This bowl was recovered from the Tek Sing shipwreck, the cargo of which was sold at Nagel’s auctioneers in Germany in 2000. The underglaze blue decoration covering almost the entire surface is quite elaborate, including in its center, a very well-executed spiral pattern. It is relatively “heavily-potted” and its surface has a nice “silky” feel to it.

The majority of recovered shipwreck ceramics will of course h...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1367705 (stock #MA748)
Brian Page Antiques
£45.00
Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Bowl – Tek Sing Shipwreck c.1822

This bowl was recovered from the Tek Sing shipwreck, the cargo of which was sold at Nagel’s auctioneers in Germany in 2000. The underglaze blue decoration features a stamped pattern of what appears to be a mountainous countryside scene. It is coated in a finely-crackled glaze, the colour of which varies slightly in places. Such bowls were stacked on top of each other in the kiln and so the central inner surface remains ungla...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1367704 (stock #MA750)
Brian Page Antiques
£38.00
Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Bowl – Tek Sing Shipwreck c.1822

This bowl was recovered from the Tek Sing shipwreck, the cargo of which was sold at Nagel’s auctioneers in Germany in 2000. It is of finer quality than many other Tek Sing pieces with a nice “silky” feel to the surface. The underglaze blue decoration is limited to a wide bad of geometric patterns around the outer rim.

The majority of recovered shipwreck ceramics will of course have some degree of wear / damage / chi...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1367703 (stock #MA749)
Brian Page Antiques
£38.00
Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Bowl – Tek Sing Shipwreck c.1822

This bowl was recovered from the Tek Sing shipwreck, the cargo of which was sold at Nagel’s auctioneers in Germany in 2000. It is of finer quality than many other Tek Sing pieces with a nice “silky” feel to the surface. The underglaze blue decoration, although fired almost to black on this example, is limited to a wide band of geometric patterns around the outer rim.

The majority of recovered shipwreck ceramics will...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1367702 (stock #MA752)
Brian Page Antiques
£38.00
Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Bowl – Tek Sing Shipwreck c.1822

This bowl was recovered from the Tek Sing shipwreck, the cargo of which was sold at Nagel’s auctioneers in Germany in 2000. The underglaze blue decoration features a stamped pattern of what appears to be a mountainous countryside scene. Such bowls were stacked on top of each other in the kiln and so the central inner surface remains partly unglazed in order to prevent them from fusing together during firing. Interestingly th...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1367701 (stock #MA751)
Brian Page Antiques
£38.00
Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Bowl – Tek Sing Shipwreck c.1822

This bowl was recovered from the Tek Sing shipwreck, the cargo of which was sold at Nagel’s auctioneers in Germany in 2000. The underglaze blue decoration features a stamped pattern of what appears to be a mountainous countryside scene. It is coated in a crackled glaze. Such bowls were stacked on top of each other in the kiln and so the central inner surface remains unglazed in order to prevent them from fusing together duri...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1367700 (stock #MA746)
Brian Page Antiques
£38.00
Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Bowl – Tek Sing Shipwreck c.1822

This bowl was recovered from the Tek Sing shipwreck, the cargo of which was sold at Nagel’s auctioneers in Germany in 2000. The underglaze blue decoration features a stamped pattern of what appears to be a mountainous countryside scene. Such bowls were stacked on top of each other in the kiln and so the central inner surface remains unglazed in order to prevent them from fusing together during firing.

The majority of r...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1367186 (stock #MA725)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Chinese Ming Dynasty Turquoise Glazed Dragon Vase

This interesting vase dates to the second half of the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). Each side features a moulded dragon against a background of waves and clouds. It is made from a pale stoneware and was most likely made in Shanxi province in the north of China. The outer surface, and inner mouth, are coated in a attractive and finely-crackled turquoise glaze.

Height 21 cm (8.25 inches). A small amount of glaze has flaked from one side of t...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1367185 (stock #MA726)
Brian Page Antiques
£220.00
Chinese Ming Dynasty Turquoise Glazed Dragon Vase

This interesting vase dates to the second half of the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). Each side features a moulded dragon against a background of waves and clouds. It is made from a pale stoneware and was most likely made in Shanxi province in the north of China. The outer surface, and inner mouth, are coated in a attractive and finely-crackled turquoise glaze.

Height 20.5 cm (8 inches). There is a small chip to one corner of the mouth that ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1367184 (stock #MA720)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Large Chinese 18th Century Blue & White Porcelain Bowl – Nanking Cargo

This attractive porcelain bowl was made around the mid-eighteen century. The underglaze blue decoration features a varied riverside scene comprising trees, house, a man crossing a bridge. The two most prominent trees are pines. The pine is an evergreen and represents strength and longevity.

This bowl was part of the “Nanking Cargo”, dated to approximately 1750 and sold at Christie’s, Amsterdam in 1986.

A ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1367183 (stock #MA719)
Brian Page Antiques
£135.00
Fine Chinese 18th Century Blue & White Porcelain Dish – Nanking Cargo

This attractive porcelain dish was made around the mid-eighteen century. The porcelain is of fine quality and is particularly translucent. The underglaze blue decoration, of very good colour, features two pine trees surrounded by geometric borders. The pine is an evergreen and represents strength and longevity.

This dish was part of the “Nanking Cargo”, dated to approximately 1750 and sold at Christie’s, Amster...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1367182 (stock #MA712)
Brian Page Antiques
£235.00
Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Meiping

This porcelain vase, or meiping, was made during the latter part of the Ming Dynasty (AD 1368 – 1644). It is unusually “heavily-potted” and has been made in four sections that have been luted together at the narrowest and widest parts of the body, and at the neck. It is coated in a thick white glaze in which there are a few kiln scars. The underglaze cobalt blue floral decoration has fired more black than blue. The unglazed flat base ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1367181 (stock #MA713)
Brian Page Antiques
£235.00
Rare Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Stoneware Bottle

This very rare stoneware bottle was made during the 12th – 14th century at the Quanzhou kilns in Fujian province. It has a pale grey and black-speckled body. It is one of a group of four similar bottles we have been lucky enough to acquire from a private collection, never having seen any before, other than one and some fragments illustrated in the fine book “A Ceramic Legacy of Asia’s Maritime Trade” (ISBN 0-19-58263-7). This is the l...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1367180 (stock #MA714)
Brian Page Antiques
£235.00
Rare Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Stoneware Bottle

This very rare stoneware bottle was made during the 12th – 14th century at the Quanzhou kilns in Fujian province. It has a pale grey and black-speckled body. It is one of a group of four similar bottles we have been lucky enough to acquire from a private collection, never having seen any before, other than one and some fragments illustrated in the fine book “A Ceramic Legacy of Asia’s Maritime Trade” (ISBN 0-19-58263-7). The decorativ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1367179 (stock #MA715)
Brian Page Antiques
£185.00
Rare Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Stoneware Bottle

This very rare stoneware bottle was made during the 12th – 14th century at the Quanzhou kilns in Fujian province. It has a pale pinkish-grey and black-speckled body with a circle of ash glaze just around the top. It is one of a group of four similar bottles we have been lucky enough to acquire from a private collection, never having seen any before, other than one and some fragments illustrated in the fine book “A Ceramic Legacy of Asia...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1367178 (stock #MA716)
Brian Page Antiques
£120.00
Rare Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Stoneware Bottle

This very rare stoneware bottle was made during the 12th – 14th century at the Quanzhou kilns in Fujian province. It has a pale pinkish-grey body with a small amount of ash glaze just around part of the mouth. It is one of a group of similar bottles we have been lucky enough to acquire from a private collection, never having seen any before, other than one and some fragments illustrated in the fine book “A Ceramic Legacy of Asia’s Marit...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1367177 (stock #MA724)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Korean Koryo Dynasty Celadon Stoneware Bowl with Inlaid Decoration

This stoneware bowl was made during the Koryo Dynasty (AD 918 - 1392). It is glazed all over in a finely-crackled celadon glaze. The inner surface is decorated with three flower patterns inlaid in white slip, together with thin incised bands around the center and just below the rim. To the base and footring there is sand from the kiln embedded within the glaze.

Diameter 17 cm (6.75 inches). There is minor surface wear and...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1367176 (stock #MA721)
Brian Page Antiques
£55.00
Small Thai 15th Century Celadon Glazed Bowl – Royal Nanhai Shipwreck

This small stoneware bowl was made in the mid 15th century and was part of the recovered cargo from the “Royal Nanhai” shipwreck that has been dated to c.1460. The blueish-green glaze is crackled and has pooled around the inside center of the bowl and sagged around the outer wall toward the base. The glaze has worn where it is at its thinnest around the rim.

Diameter 8.75 cm. No repair or restoration.

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