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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1364628 (stock #M9046)
Brian Page Antiques
£1,650.00
Rare Chinese Northern Qi Dynasty Armoured Horse & Rider with Oxford TL Test (AD 550 - 577)

This very rare and interesting pottery model of a horse and rider was made during the Northern Qi Dynasty (AD 550 - 577). Such models from this short-lived dynasty are much rarer and have a style quite different to the later Tang Dynasty equivalents. It has been made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" in a base coat of white pigment on top of which are traces of various coloured pigments. ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1353532 (stock #M7665)
Brian Page Antiques
£550.00
Tall Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Warrior with Shield

This fine pottery figure was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). The head and body have been made separately, and it represents a warrior clad in armour and holding a shield. In its right hand would originally have been placed a miniature weapon, probably made of wood, now long since rotted away and lost. Note the attention to detail, especially to the face. Very good traces of the various coloured pigment...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1351361 (stock #M8376)
Brian Page Antiques
£600.00
Tall Chinese Northern Qi Dynasty Painted Pottery Figure (AD 550 - 577)

This very rare and unusual painted pottery figure was made during the Northern Qi Dynasty (AD 550 - 577). It is made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" in various coloured pigments, very good traces of which still remain. Note the details of the clothing, the headgear and especially the facial features. In each hand is a purpose-made hole where originally would have been placed miniature weapons or banners, ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1345804 (stock #MA075)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Rare Chinese Tang Dynasty Pottery Dog with Oxford TL Test

This very rare and unusual pottery model of a dog (we assume) was made during the early part of the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906) or possibly as early as the Six Dynasties period (AD 220 - 589). Although bearing its teeth, it looks more friendly and comical than ferocious ! It is made from a grey pottery and is quite "heavily-potted". There are remains on the surface that seem to be of a black pigment. 

Length 20.5 cm (8 inches), h...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1342571 (stock #MA241)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Rare Chinese Six Dynasties Aquatic Mythical Creature (AD 220 - 589)

This very interesting and rare pottery model of a mythical creature was made during the Six Dynasties period (AD 220 - 589). It is heavily-potted and has been "cold painted" with a base of white pigment with some details picked out in black. The creature has the tail of a fish and mammalian front legs and head. 

Length 23 cm (9 inches). Overall condition is very good although it is clear that one leg has been broken and...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1342570 (stock #MA240)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Rare Chinese Six Dynasties "Fish Lady" (AD 220 - 589)

This very interesting and rare pottery model of a mythical creature with the tail of a fish and a female human head was made during the Six Dynasties period (AD 220 - 589). It is heavily-potted and has been "cold painted" with a base of white pigment with the details of the face and head picked out in black and red. Note the detail of the facial features. 

Length 30.5 cm (12 inches). 

Various mythical creatures, some with human ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1342567 (stock #MA239)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Rare Chinese Six Dynasties Fuxi & Nuwa (AD 220 - 589)

This very interesting and rare pottery figure of Fuxi and Nuwa was made during the Six Dynasties period (AD 220 - 589). It is solid pottery and takes the from of a two-headed snake. Note the detail of the facial features. It has been "cold painted" with a base of white pigment with traces pale yellow stripes and the facial features picked out in black and red.

Fuxi and Nuwa are, according to Chinese legend, the ancestors of human bein...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1342564 (stock #M8784)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Rare Chinese Six Dynasties Painted Pottery Mythical Creature

This very rare pottery model of a mythical creature was made during the Six Dynasties period (AD 220 - 589). It is "heavily-potted" and made from a relatively highly-fired grey pottery that has been "cold painted" in a creamy-white pigment with details picked out in red and orange pigments.

Length 19.5 cm (7.5 inches). Fine condition.

*** TO ORDER THIS ITEM PLEASE EMAIL US QUOTING OUR STOCK NUMBER (see above) - WE SHALL THEN ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1342562 (stock #M8783)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Rare Chinese Six Dynasties Painted Pottery Mythical Creature

This very rare pottery model of a mythical creature was made during the Six Dynasties period (AD 220 - 589). It is "heavily-potted" and made from a relatively highly-fired grey pottery that has been "cold painted" in a creamy-white pigment. 

Length 19.5 cm (7.5 inches). Fine condition.

*** TO ORDER THIS ITEM PLEASE EMAIL US QUOTING OUR STOCK NUMBER (see above) - WE SHALL THEN EMAIL YOU BACK WITH POSTAGE COSTS AND PAYMENT INS...

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 #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 #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 #1325055 (stock #M0991)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
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 dish, 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 #1325054 (stock #M0990)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
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 dish, 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 #1325053 (stock #M0989)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Dish in Kiln Saggar

A rare opportunity to acquire a Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1127) kiln saggar still containing its Qingbai porcelain dish, 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 #1325052 (stock #M0988)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
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 dish, 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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1313629 (stock #M0804)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Figure

This painted pottery figure of a soldier was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It is made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" with various coloured pigments. In the figure's left hand is a purpose-made hole in which originally would have been placed a miniature weapon or banner, now long since lost, presumably having been made of wood and rotted away. Note the detail to the clothing and head gear.

Heigh...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1304329 (stock #M0443)
Brian Page Antiques
£65.00
Chinese Southern Song Dynasty Firing Support Ring (AD 1127 - 1279)

A very rare opportunity to acquire a high-fired stoneware stepped firing support ring excavated from a Southern Song Dynasty kiln site in the Jingdezhen area of Jiangxi province. Whereas during the Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1127) it was the practice of potters to place individual porcelain vessels into their own kiln saggars, during the Southern Song Dynasty (AD 1127 - 1279) the practice was to stack such dishes and bow...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1304327 (stock #M0764)
Brian Page Antiques
£320.00
Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Dish in Kiln Saggar

A rare opportunity to acquire a Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1127) kiln saggar still containing its Qingbai porcelain dish, 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 #1304324 (stock #M0761)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Dish in Kiln Saggar

A rare opportunity to acquire a Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1127) kiln saggar still containing its Qingbai porcelain dish, 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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263433 (stock #M9067)
Brian Page Antiques
£400.00
Small Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Pack Horse (AD 386 - 534)

This rare and unusually small pottery model of a pack horse, or pony, was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It is made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" with traces of red and white pigments remaining. Note the detail of the saddle bags and pack. Interestingly, on the surface of the back left hoof is a heavy rust deposit suggesting this horse lay alongside an iron object during its lo...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1084826 (stock #M8375)
Brian Page Antiques
£350.00
Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Warrior with Shield (AD 386 - 534)

This interesting and rare painted pottery figure was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It represents a soldier standing to attention whilst holding a shield in his left hand. In the right hand is a purpose-made hole where originally would have been placed a miniature weapon, most likely made of wood and now long since rotted away and lost. Note the detail of the clothing, hairstyle and facial f...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1084825 (stock #M8378)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Chinese Northern Qi Dynasty Painted Pottery Figure (AD 550 - 577)

This rare and unusual painted pottery figure was made during the Northern Qi Dynasty (AD 550 - 577). It is made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" in various coloured pigments, good traces of which still remain. Note the details of the clothing, the headgear and especially the facial features. Where the hands are is a purpose-made hole where originally would have been placed a miniature weapon or banner, most li...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1084818 (stock #M8380)
Brian Page Antiques
* SOLD *
Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Warrior with Shield (AD 386 - 534)

This interesting and rare painted pottery figure was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It is made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" in various coloured pigments. The figure represents a soldier standing to attention whilst holding a shield in his left hand. In the right hand is a purpose-made hole where originally would have been placed a miniature weapon, most likely made of woo...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1084817 (stock #M8374)
Brian Page Antiques
£250.00
Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Figure (AD 386 - 534)

This interesting painted pottery figure was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). Note the detail to the clothing, head gear and facial features. The hands are held together under the cloak where there is a hole in which originally would have been placed a weapon or banner, now long since lost, presumably having been made of wood and rotted away. Much of the original coloured surface pigments remain. Height 24....

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1008680 (stock #M7683)
Brian Page Antiques
£850.00
Tall Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Warrior

This fine pottery figure was made during the latter part of the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534) or possibly just a little later during the following Eastern Wei (AD 534 - 550) or Northern Qi (AD 550 - 577) dynasty. It represents a warrior clad in armour and holding a shield. In its right hand would originally have been placed a miniature weapon, probably made of wood, now long since rotted away and lost. Note the attention to detail, especially to ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1006737 (stock #M7679)
Brian Page Antiques
£250.00
Rare Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Lady

This pottery model of a lady was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It is quite "coarsely" made in two moulded parts that have been luted together at the sides. It has been "cold painted" in white pigment with details picked out in red and black pigments. 

Height 26 cm (10.25 inches). There is some surface wear and loss of pigment, and a small hole by the right arm where the pottery is very thin, but no sign of resto...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #931293 (stock #M7079)
Brian Page Antiques
£320.00
Fine Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Figure

This painted pottery figure was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). Note the detail to the clothing and head gear. In both hands are purpose-made holes in which originally would have been placed miniature weapons or banners, now long since lost, presumably having been made of wood and rotted away.�Much of the original coloured surface pigments remain.

Height 23 cm (9 inches). No restoration or repair; an excep...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #767430 (stock #M5636)
Brian Page Antiques
£250.00
Rare Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Lady

This rare female pottery figure was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It has been made in a two-piece mould with the joins clearly visible down each side. Good traces of the original surface pigments remain. Note also the hairstyle, arranged in cross-shaped coiffures, presumably the latest fashion in the Northern Dynasties period !

Height 25.5 cm (10 inches). There are signs that the head has been broken and re-stu...