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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Prehistorical item #1398322 (stock #COW-001)
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$875.00
A very rare set of cowrie shell money from the neolithic period in China. Twenty two shells in all strung together as a necklace as they were originally.The Chinese character for money originated from the cowrie shell. Age: 2000 to 1500 BC. Size: L.44cm around, plus the pendent. Condition: Natural calcification but intact
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1398235 (stock #AB-075)
JJ Oriental
$2,500.00
A 2,000 year rare carved center agate bead with three distinctive colors surrounded by round agate beads with gold spacers of the same period. The top of the necklace is made of ceramic beads from that period. Size: Center bead is 3.5 cm. (1.2 inches) Necklace is 48 cm. (19 inches) from end to end. Condition: Perfect.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1398086 (stock #SCPT-001)
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$2,500.00
A very rare and unusual large Chinese scroll painting done in the Japanese style of a bird in a cage with a bamboo tree and netting. Some gold leaf work on the leaves. The wooden weight on the bottom of the scroll has carved bone tips. Comes with original signed box. Age: 19th century. Size: L.213.5cm. W.44cm. Condition: Very good. No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1397982 (stock #ROME-001)
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$695.00
A nicely shaped glass ewer from ancient Rome. The piece was made with sheets of molten glass placed one on top of each other. This process was used at an early period in Rome. Age: First century. Bought at antique shop on Ponte Vecchio in Florence Italy 25 years ago. Size: H. 10.5cm W. 9cm
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1397910 (stock #BTBX-001)
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$375.00
A 19th century "Yun" lacquered betel box with incised design. The box is divided into two pieces. The box is for betel leaves and lime, areca nuts, clove and other ingredients. Size: H. 7 cm. Diameter:11 cm. Condition: No repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1492 item #1397774 (stock #AGR-043)
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$895.00
A beautiful quartz crystal gold ring with a unusual gold design on the stone. I feel that this is a post AngKor Wat period piece over 600 years old and is still wearable today. Quartz is clearer than photographed. Condition: Excellant. Weight 10.9 grams
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1492 item #1397695 (stock #AGR-050)
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$875.00
A rare ancient gold ring with a natural green stone that could be Fluorite from the Angkor Wat period. Weight: 9.66 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1397168 (stock #WD-026)
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$675.00
A nice lacquer screen mirror used by Scholars in their work tables. The mirror is surrounded by the usual key fret design while the base is carved with the auspicious melon, peony and peach, representing longevity and prosperity. The mirror looks like it is the original mirror. Size: H. 62.5cm. W. at the base, 41.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Normal wear and some age cracks.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1396809 (stock #PT(H)-012)
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$575.00
Unusual and rare pottery figure from the Han Dynasty of a soldier in uniform sitting on a stool with one leg folded under him. There are still some remains of a white slip. Size: H.9.5cm. Condition. No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1396748 (stock #AMBN-011)
JJ Oriental
$395.00
A natural amber pendant with two bats, one on each side. The bats represent longevity and happiness. The bat and happiness sound is in the Chinese language is similar - both pronounced Fu. Size: L. 3cm. W. 2cm. Condition: No repairs, cracks or chips.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1396730 (stock #CHOP-012)
JJ Oriental
$695.00
A very rare bronze seal from the First Emperor period with the "ying-yang" impression. Yin is often symbolized by water or earth, while yang is symbolized by fire or wind. Age: 221 -206 BC. Size:L. 1.9cm W. 1cm. H. 1.2cm. Condition: No repairs. Incrustation from long burial. Can be cleaned.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1396621 (stock #BR-022(H))
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$2,400.00
A long-necked original bronze vase with a rounded body. The top of the slender neck has a ring midway and swells out at the mouth in the shape of a garlic bulb, giving the vase its special name. It has a nice aging patina. It can be cleaned but I wouldn't recommend it.

Period: Western Han (206BC - 25AD)

Size: Height = 32 cm (12.6 inches) Condition: A small dent on one side. Very good condition for its age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1396121 (stock #PT(T)-016)
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$1,750.00
An authentic large Tang tomb Attendant wearing a typical attendant's outfit with remains of the original pigments. Large pottery items were made in three parts, the head, upper body and lower body.This item was excavated from a tomb in 1998 with many other items. See last photo. Age: Tang Dynasty 618 - 907 AD. Size: H.70cm. W.16cm Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1395822 (stock #MART-004)
JJ Oriental
$15,000.00
A very rare extremely large storage jar from the Chinese Song period, 960 -1126 AD.These jars were used for storage for Chinese trading vessels. They were then traded off to Chieftains in Southeast Asia and were considered sacred items. Most jars were from the Ming to the middle Qing Dynasties. This one is very rare as it dates back to the Song Dynasty. This vase was found in Borneo, Malaysia. It is unusual to find this size jar intact from that period. Size: H. 76 cm. W. 57 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre AD 1000 item #1395666 (stock #AB-087)
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A rare Pyu carved green glass pendant with a figure of a man on the front and some writing on the back. Next to the glass pendant there are two small stone carved elephants. The rest of the necklace is made up of ancient gold and an assortment of gold and agate beads of the same period. Age: 100 - 500 AD. Size: 44cm end to end. Glass bead: H; 4.5cm W: 2cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1700 item #1395414 (stock #ANPT-001)
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$1,800.00
A very rare portrait of the highest ranking official in the Emperor's court. This is based on the rank badge of the crane and the red hat. The painting is very intricate with a lot of gold work. The sleeves are painted with the heads of the Imperial Dragon and in the center there is a painting of the elusive flying pearl. The tips of the armrests and carved with the Linzhi mushroom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1395136 (stock #MART-006)
JJ Oriental
$3,900.00
A large rare Ming jar. The brown glaze is decorated with strings of dots going down the sides. Size: H. 58cm. W. 42cm. (H.22.8 inches. W.16.5 inches) Condition: No repairs,cracks or broken parts.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1394857 (stock #PT(T)-011)
JJ Oriental
$1,500.00
A authentic Tang pottery figure of a court lady standing quietly erect with an upswept hairdo. Her hair, face and neck are left unglazed (except for some small impromptu splashes of amber glaze). Her elegant long robe is colored with an amber glaze.Comes with a certificate from a Chinese Government auction house.

Period: Tang (618 - 907 AD)

Size: Height = 24.5 cm (9-5/8 inches)

Condition: Very good. Has no breaks...