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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1371156 (stock #MA781)
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£220.00
Fine Vietnamese 14th Century Underglazed Bowl (Ex. Museum)

This bowl was made during the 14th century. It has a flared rim and has been decorated with underglaze floral and scrolling patterns. In the centre of the inner surface are five spur marks. It is coated in a finely-crackled clear glaze. The recessed base is coated in a partially glazed brown wash.

It is a little larger than some known examples of this type, with a diameter of 17 cm (6.5 inches). It is in fine condition with no re...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1371155 (stock #MA782)
Brian Page Antiques
£185.00
Fine Vietnamese 14th Century Underglazed Bowl (Ex. Museum)

This bowl was made during the 14th century. It has a flared rim and has been decorated with underglaze floral and scrolling patterns. In the centre of the inner surface are five spur marks. It is coated in a clear glaze that has a hint of yellowish-green.

It is a little larger than some known examples of this type, with a diameter of 16.5 cm (6.5 inches). It is in fine condition with no restoration or repair and a good “ring...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1371142 (stock #MA836)
Brian Page Antiques
£42.00
Vietnamese 14th Century Underglazed Bowl

This bowl was made during the 14th century. It has a flared rim and has been decorated in underglaze cobalt with floral and scrolling patterns. In the centre of the inner surface are five spur marks. It is coated in a very-finely crackled clear glaze that has hint of green. Although there is no repair or restoration, there are three small rim chips and two hairline cracks. Diameter 14 cm (5.5 inches).

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1370293 (stock #MA134)
Brian Page Antiques
£165.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Double-Gourd Jar

This attractively-shaped small double-gourd jar was made during the 15th century. It is coated in a finely-crackled glaze and elaborately decorated in underglaze blue, the pattern featuring scrolling floral and lotus leaf patterns. Height 7.25 cm. It is in very good condition with no repair or restoration and just minor “nibbling” to the edge of the vulnerable mouth.

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amongst de...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1370292 (stock #MA133)
Brian Page Antiques
£165.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Double-Gourd Jar

This rare and attractively-shaped small double-gourd jar was made during the 15th century. It is coated in a finely-crackled glaze and elaborately decorated in underglaze blue, the pattern featuring scrolling floral and lotus leaf patterns. Height 7 cm. It is in very good condition with no repair or restoration and just minor “nibbling” to the edge of the vulnerable mouth.

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amon...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1370291 (stock #MA780)
Brian Page Antiques
£150.00
Fine Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Jar

This blue & white jar was made during the 15th century. It is attractively-shaped with an underglaze blue pattern of good colour featuring scrolling floral and lotus leaf patterns. The flat base remains unglazed (and has the remains of an old collection label).

Diameter 8 cm. A very nice example of its type in fine condition with no restoration or repair.

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amongst devotees of the tea c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1370290 (stock #MA779)
Brian Page Antiques
£120.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Octagonal Jar

This “eight-sided” (the edge to each “side” is quite rounded) blue & white jar was made during the 15th century. It is "heavily-potted" and decorated in underglaze blue with alternating geometric and floral patterns around the body and an attractive lotus leaf pattern around the shoulder. The glaze is very finely crackled. The flat base remains unglazed. Height 8.5 cm. It is in very good condition with very minor surface wear and no...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1370289 (stock #MA778)
Brian Page Antiques
£110.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Jar

This blue & white jar was made during the 15th century. It is attractively-shaped, wider than most other examples of its type and form, with an underglaze blue pattern featuring scrolling floral and lotus leaf patterns. The flat base remains unglazed.

Diameter 9 cm. There is a kiln scar to its side and some minor “nibbles” to the vulnerable mouth edge but there is no repair or restoration.

Items such as this were, and still are, much reve...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1365912 (stock #MA683)
Brian Page Antiques
£250.00
Rare Vietnamese 13th - 14th Century Glazed Stoneware Jar

This rare and attractively-shaped jar was made during the 13th - 14th century. It is coated both inside and out in a finely-crackled translucent olive-green glaze. The thickness of the glaze varies; inside the glaze has pooled and there are thick runs toward the flat unglazed base. Decoration is provided by one simple incised line around the shoulder and two small loop handles. There is minor flaking of the glaze around the rim edge an...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1365911 (stock #MA650)
Brian Page Antiques
£50.00
Vietnamese 14th - 15th Century Blue & White Bowl / Cup

This small bowl, or cup, was made during the 14th - 15th century. The underglaze cobalt-blue decoration on both inner and outer surface feature various floral patterns. The bowl stands on a fairly-large foot, the inside of which is coated with a chocolate-brown wash. The glaze has worn giving the surface a mostly silky-matt look and feel. Diameter 9 cm (3.5 inches). There is no repair or restoration.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1365910 (stock #MA667)
Brian Page Antiques
£48.00
Rare Vietnamese 13th/14th Century Stoneware Jarlet

This attractively-shaped small jar, or jarlet, was made during the 13th - 14th century. It has a lobed body and ridged shoulder. It is coated in an apple-green glaze. As can clearly be seen, there is some flaking to the glaze and a chip to the rim but there is no repair or restoration. Diameter 6 cm.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1361635 (stock #MA620)
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Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Bird Jarlet

This attractive small jar was made during the mid 15th century. It is of pleasing from and the decoration, in underglaze blue of very good colour, features two birds together with floral and leaf patterns. It is coated in a finely-crackled glaze. Height 5.25 cm. It is in good condition with no restoration or repair although there are two tiny "nibbles" to the mouth edge.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1360050 (stock #MA415)
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Fine LARGE Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Dish / Charger (37.5 cm)

This large and impressive dish was made during the mid 15th century. It is "heavily-potted" and the underglaze decoration of a good deep blue colour features a lotus blossom surrounded by various bands and scrolls of lotus leaves and flowers. The underside wall is decorated with lotus leaf panels. The inside of the foot ring is coated in a shiny dark brown wash, typical of many Vietnamese pieces of this period. 

This...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354860 (stock #MA129)
Brian Page Antiques
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Fine Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Jar

This attractively-shaped small jar was made during the 15th century. It is coated in a finely-crackled glaze and elaborately decorated in underglaze blue, the pattern featuring scrolling floral and lotus leaf patterns. Height 7 cm, diameter 8.5 cm. An outstanding example of the variety of smaller Vietnamese 15th century jars and in fine condition with no restoration or repair.

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amongst devotee...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354859 (stock #MA130)
Brian Page Antiques
£145.00
Fine Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Jar

This attractively-shaped small jar was made during the 15th century. It is "heavily-potted", coated in a finely-crackled glaze and finely decorated in underglaze blue, the pattern featuring scrolling floral and lotus leaf patterns. Height 7 cm. An outstanding example of the variety of smaller Vietnamese 15th century jars. Although there is no repair or restoration, there is a tiny chip to the outer edge of the rim; otherwise fine condition.

Ite...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354858 (stock #MA132)
Brian Page Antiques
£150.00
Fine Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Jar & Cover

This attractively-shaped small covered jar was made during the 15th century. It is "heavily-potted" and decorated in underglaze blue, the pattern featuring scrolling floral and lotus leaf patterns. Sitting upon the unglazed mouth opening is its small cover. Although the cover is certainly of the same antiquity as the jar, the colour of its glaze does vary very slightly from that of the jar so we cannot be certain it is the original cover fo...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354855 (stock #MA128)
Brian Page Antiques
£95.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Octagonal Jar

This eight-sided blue & white jar was made during the 15th century. It is "heavily-potted" and decorated in underglaze blue with alternating geometric and floral patterns around the body and a very attractive lotus leaf pattern around the shoulder.. The glaze is finely crackled. The flat base remains unglazed. Height 8 cm. Although it is in good condition with no repair or restoration, there is a little "nibble" to the edge of the inner mouth ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354854 (stock #M0537)
Brian Page Antiques
£75.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Octagonal Jar

This eight-sided blue & white jar was made during the 15th century. It is quite "heavily-potted" and decorated in underglaze blue with alternating geometric and floral patterns. The glaze is finely crackled and has stained a little in places, a result of its long burial. Some of the glaze crackles appear to have penetrated the body. The flat base remains unglazed. Interestingly there is a kiln scar to the glaze at the shoulder and the top of ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354853 (stock #MA144)
Brian Page Antiques
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Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Parrot & Peach Bowl

This unusual object comprises a joined shallow bowl and a parrot, the bowl in the form of a peach, the edge of which is held in the beak of a parrot. It was made during the mid 15th century. Its function was possibly that of a container for cosmetics. The detail and feathers of the parrot are outlined in underglaze blue. It is coated in a finely-crackled glaze. Maximum diameter 9.25 cm (3.5 inches). There is a chip to the very end of the...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354852 (stock #MA137)
Brian Page Antiques
£120.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Octagonal Covered Box

This very attractive moulded covered box was made during the mid 15th century. It is coated in a finely-crackled glaze and elaborately decorated in underglaze blue, the pattern comprising blossoms and floral patterns. Diameter 8 cm. The vulnerable inner lip of the lower section is "nibbled" but otherwise condition is very good with no repair or restoration.

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amongst devotees of th...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354851 (stock #MA139)
Brian Page Antiques
£95.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Covered Box

This very attractive covered box was made during the mid 15th century. It is quite "heavily-potted" and elaborately decorated in underglaze blue with a mixture of floral and geometric patterns. It is coated in a crackled glaze. Diameter 6.75 cm. Condition is good. The glaze has flaked very slightly at the edges. There is no repair or restoration.

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amongst devotees of the tea ceremony. Many ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354850 (stock #MA138)
Brian Page Antiques
£48.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White & Enamelled Covered Box

This very attractive covered box was made during the mid 15th century. It is quite "heavily-potted" and elaborately decorated in underglaze blue with a mixture of floral and geometric patterns. It is coated in a crackled glaze on top of which are traces of the original green enamel. Diameter 6.5 cm. Although there is no repair or restoration, there is a chip and a hairline crack to the inner lip of the lower section

Items such as...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354848 (stock #MA141)
Brian Page Antiques
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Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Covered Box

This very attractive covered box was made during the mid 15th century. The cover is lobed and it is decorated in floral and lotus leaf patterns in underglaze blue of very good colour. Diameter 5.5 cm. Condition is good with no repair or restoration.

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amongst devotees of the tea ceremony. Many similar items are described and illustrated in the fine Oxford University Press book: "Vietnamese a...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354847 (stock #MA140)
Brian Page Antiques
£75.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Octagonal Blue & White Covered Box

This octagonal covered box was made during the mid 15th century. The flat surface of the cover is decorated with a floral pattern whilst the sides of the both the cover and box are alternately decorated with floral and geometric patterns. Diameter 5.75 cm. Condition is good with no repair or restoration.

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amongst devotees of the tea ceremony. Many similar items are described and i...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354846 (stock #MA142)
Brian Page Antiques
£65.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Covered Box

This covered box was made during the mid 15th century. It is "heavily-potted", the attractive underglaze blue decoration featuring scrolling lotus leaf and floral patterns. Diameter 5.5 cm. There is a small chip to the inner lip of the box but there is no repair or restoration.

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amongst devotees of the tea ceremony. Many similar items are described and illustrated in the fine Oxford Univers...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354845 (stock #MA145)
Brian Page Antiques
£48.00
Small Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Pear-shaped Bottle

This attractively-shaped small bottle vase was made during the mid 15th century. It has a ribbed body and is decorated with leaf patterns in underglaze blue. The glaze is finely-crackled. It has been suggested that jars of this small size were possibly used as water droppers. Height 6.75 cm. It is in good condition with no restoration or repair. 

Items such as this were, and still are, much revered amongst devotees of the tea ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354654 (stock #MA517)
Brian Page Antiques
£35.00
Small Vietnamese 15th Century Covered Box with Chinese Characters

This small box was made during the 15th century. The underglaze blue pattern is quite difficult to interpret - it seems to be of a landscape that includes Chinese characters. The surface wear suggests this may be shipwreck piece. Small boxes such as this were much prized to devotees of the Japanese tea ceremony. Diameter 4 cm. A couple of tiny chips but no repair or restoration.

This item is part of a recently acquired old...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1349579 (stock #MA432)
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LARGE Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Dish / Charger (38 cm / 15 inches)

This large and impressive dish was made during the mid 15th century, possibly around the 1430's - 1440's. The underglaze blue decoration features a lotus blossom surrounded by various bands and scrolls of lotus leaves and flowers. The underside wall is decorated with lotus leaf panels, unusually applied diagonally. The inside of the foot rim is coated in a brown wash, typical of many Vietnamese pieces of this period....

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1336896 (stock #MA127)
Brian Page Antiques
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Good & Rare Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Gilded Ewer - Bird Decoration

This rare ewer was made during the 15th century and displays various decorative techniques of the Vietnamese potter. It is quite "heavily potted" and is coated in a finely-crackled glaze. The underglaze blue decoration of good colour features various floral, bird and cloud designs and does not apply simply to the body of the ewer, but also to the inner surface of the mouth and to the spout and handle. Upon opposite ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1336892 (stock #MA131)
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Fine Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Jar

This attractively-shaped small jar was made during the 15th century. It is "heavily-potted" and finely decorated in underglaze blue of very good colour, the pattern featuring scrolling floral and lotus leaf patterns. Height 7 cm. An outstanding example of the variety of smaller Vietnamese 15th century jars. It is in fine condition with no repair or restoration.

This is from a private Cambodian collection of nice quality Vietnamese 15th century ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1336877 (stock #MA146)
Brian Page Antiques
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Small Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Pear-shaped Bottle

This attractively-shaped little bottle vase was made during the mid 15th century. It has a ribbed body and is decorated with scrolling leaf patterns in underglaze blue. The glaze is finely-crackled. It has been suggested that jars of this small size were possibly used as water droppers. Height 6.5 cm. It is in good condition with no restoration or repair. 

This is from a private Cambodian collection of nice quality Vietnamese ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1336871 (stock #MA148)
Brian Page Antiques
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Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Bird Jarlet

This attractive little jar was made during the mid 15th century. It is of pleasing from and the decoration, in underglaze blue, features two birds together with floral and leaf patterns. It is coated in a crackled glaze. Height 4 cm. It is in good condition with no restoration or repair. 

This is from a private Cambodian collection of nice quality Vietnamese 15th century blue & white ceramics we have recently acquired.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1330003 (stock #M9013)
Brian Page Antiques
£185.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Porcelain Dish - Hoi An Hoard (with book)

This attractive and sizeable dish was made during the mid 15th century, probably around the 1430's - 1440's. It is quite heavily-potted and well decorated with an attractive floral design inside the bowl and lotus leaf patterns on the outside wall. The glaze is finely crackled. One of the glaze crackles has penetrated the body at the rim, which is not unusual for such heavily-potted wares, but the dish still has a r...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1330002 (stock #M8253)
Brian Page Antiques
£185.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Porcelain Dish - Hoi An Hoard (with book)

This attractive and sizeable dish was made during the mid 15th century, probably around the 1430's - 1440's. It is quite "heavily-potted" and has been decorated in underglaze blue in a variety of floral and lotus leaf patterns with a crackled glaze. The rim is unglazed and the base has been coated in a chocolate-coloured wash, typical of Vietnamese ware of this period. 

A good size with a diameter of 23 cm (9 i...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1330001 (stock #M5698)
Brian Page Antiques
£185.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Porcelain Dish - Hoi An Hoard (with book)

This attractive and sizeable dish was made during the mid 15th century, probably around the 1430's - 1440's. It is well decorated with an attractive floral design in the centre of the dish and scrolling patterns around the cavetto. Lotus leaf patterns surround the outside wall. The glaze is finely crackled. 

A good size with a diameter of 24 cm (9.5 inches). No repair or restoration; fine condition. A nice exam...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1330000 (stock #M3584)
Brian Page Antiques
£185.00
Vietnamese 15th Century Blue & White Porcelain Dish - Hoi An Hoard (with book)

This attractive and sizeable dish was made during the mid 15th century, probably around the 1430's - 1440's. It is well decorated with an attractive floral design inside the bowl and lotus leaf patterns on the outside wall. The glaze is finely crackled. The inside of the foot rim is coated in a brown wash, typical of many Vietnamese pieces of this period.

A good size with a diameter of 24 cm (9.5 inches). A smal...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : New item #1329999 (stock #M9532)
Brian Page Antiques
£5.99
Book: Dragon Sea - Vietnamese Hoi An Hoard - Hard Back 1st Edition

Published price £18.99. Our price £5.99.

This book, "Dragon Sea", by Frank Pope is essentially the story of a 15th century shipwreck that came to be known as the "Hoi An Hoard". Frank Pope was the archaeological manager of the salvage operation. 

This book is NOT an illustrated catalogue of the Hoi An wreck, but is a very good read, not only revealing what really goes on in the world of underwater archaeology, but ...