Fine Oriental Antiques and Artts
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #624848 (stock #i-001)
Chinese Scholar Stones
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Old ivory carving of Loazi.

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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1990 item #624054 (stock #st-001)
Chinese Scholar Stones
$238.00
Up for sale is a piece of nice Chinese Youlan Scholar's Stone. I just brought it back from China. It comes with a Rosewood stand.

Size app. 8 1/2" W x 3"D x 4 1/2"H with the stand

Shipping weight app. 4 lbs.

In China, collecting Gong-shi (also called Scholar's stone) can be traced back to the Han dynasty (206 B.C.-A.D. 220). Gong-shi is also called viewing stone, Scholar's stone or Suiseki. In the beginning, the larger stones were preferred regarding collection to be used to d...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #627250 (stock #st-003)
Chinese Scholar Stones
$299.00
A small nicely shaped Wuling Chinese scholar's stone (Gong shi or Viewing stone). Suggesting a mountain of dramatic shape with large overhanging areas. The stone sits on a hard wood high stand.

size app: 8” x 5” x 11” with stand.

Shipping weight app: 10 lbs.

Wuling stones are found in Wulingshan (The Wuling Mountains) at the Hunan Province China. Due to remote and difficult access to the area, founding and transporting the stones are very difficult. Nice shaped Wuling ...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Pre 1980 item #625558 (stock #st-002)
Chinese Scholar Stones
$495.00
a piece of nice black Ling bi scholar's stone. I just brought back from China. It comes with a rosewood stand.

Size app. 7"W x 6"D x 15"H with the stand

Weight app. 16 lbs.

Lingbi Stone is one of the most famous stone of the four famous stones in Chinese viewing stones. In the five thousand years of Chinese history, it has important position in the origin of China's viewing stone culture.

Lingbi stones are found in the mountain areas of Lingbi county, Anhui province China. They w...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #627254 (stock #st-004)
Chinese Scholar Stones
$499.00
Qixia (Pronounced see-sha) Chinese scholars rock (Gong shi or Viewing stone). Suggesting a vertical cliff with numerous crevices and caves. Perfectly captured the Zhan energy of the mountain for a hermit to mediate or the cave suggested a wonderful cave palace where the Tao immortals reside in. Variegated dark and light gray and brownish colors with a very rich patina surface. Nicely hand carved flat rosewood fitted stand.

size app: 12” x 5” x 11” with stand.

Shipping weig...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Mineral Specimens : Pre 1970 item #674598 (stock #249.00)
Chinese Scholar Stones
Up for sale is a piece of nice Chinese Taihu Scholar's Stone.

I just brought it back from China. It comes with a Rosewood stand.

Size app. 9" W x 5 1/2"D x 15 1/2"H with the stand

Shipping weight app. 10 lbs.

Taihu stone found in the Tai Lake and vast surrounding drainage areas of Tai Lake in Jiangsu, China. Taihu stone is the limestone formed under the water of Tai Lake. Those stones take from the lake bed are precious due to their fresh, soft color and their multiple link...