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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Prehistorical item #1398322 (stock #COW-001)
JJ Oriental
$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)
JJ Oriental
$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 : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1492 item #1397774 (stock #AGR-043)
JJ Oriental
$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)
JJ Oriental
$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)
JJ Oriental
$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)
JJ Oriental
$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))
JJ Oriental
$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)
JJ Oriental
$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)
JJ Oriental
$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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1394305 (stock #JD-120)
JJ Oriental
$5,500.00
A Beautifully carved tube shaped jade. It is hard to date this piece and say that it is from the Hongshan period (3000BC). These item are extremely rare. It is not know what these were used for but it is thought to be for the hair ornament to hold the pony tail. Size: See Last photo
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1394139 (stock #JD-109)
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A nicely carved jade cicada of the Hongshan Culture.The cicada has a bulky square body with stylized wings a ridged forehead and large well rounded eyes. Size: L.4.8cm, W. 2.0cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1394039 (stock #TIG-007)
JJ Oriental
$450.00
A rare ancient agate bead made for wearing as a pendent or necklace. These beads date back to over 2,000 years. They have some kind of tiger influence in their shape and stripes.. Size: 2.2cm X2.2cm. Condition: Fine
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1394007 (stock #TIG-009)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A rare ancient agate bead made for wearing as a pendent or necklace. These beads date back to over 2,000 years. They have some kind of tiger influence in their shape and stripes.. Size: 3.3cm X2.8cm. Condition: Normal wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1393973 (stock #TIG-004)
JJ Oriental
$750.00
A rare ancient agate bead made for wearing as a pendent or necklace. These beads date back to over 2,000 years. They have some kind of tiger influence in their shape and stripes.. Size: 4cm X 1.5cm. Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1393874 (stock #TIG-003)
JJ Oriental
$425.00
A rare ancient agate bead made for wearing as a pendent or necklace. These beads date back to over 2,000 years. They have some kind of tiger influence in their shape and stripes.. Size: 3cm X 2cm.(1.3 X 3/4 inches).Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1393852 (stock #TIG-002)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A rare ancient agate bead made for wearing as a pendent or necklace. These beads date back to over 2,000 years. They have some kind of tiger influence in their shape and stripes.. Size: 3cm X 3cm. Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1393633 (stock #PT(T)-004)
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A very rare figure of a Tang lady seated on a barrel stool in a long robe and large hairdo gently holding a dog. Original Tang figures look beautiful at all angles. Made of a fine red colored clay, it was originally painted but the slip and color have worn away revealing only the clay underneath.

Period: Tang (7th - 10th Century)

Size: Height = 17.8 cm (7 inches)

Condition: The original head had broken off when found but has been re-attached.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1393442 (stock #PT(M)-004)
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A beautiful large matching pair of Ming attendants. It is unusual and rare to find a matching pair of a male and female attendants with a beautiful matching three color glaze. The expressions are very real and natural. Both original heads are removable.The heads are removable from the bodies because they are molded to look like the actual attendants that took care of the deceased. Size: Male H.46cm. Female H. 44cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1393341 (stock #GLD-013)
JJ Oriental
$475.00
A very rare an unusual solid gold disc jewelry. It is unusual on how it was made with a gold bar inserted with two pins holding it in place. Can be made into a pendant. Nice collector's gold item. Weight: 1.68 grams Size: See last photo
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1393100 (stock #JD-089)
JJ Oriental
$650.00
Rare Black jade disc with an early representation of a dragon in the typical Han style. Age: Original Han piece. Size: Diameter 6.5cm. Condition: Some degradation. No brakes or repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1837 VR item #1392933 (stock #LACQ-007)
JJ Oriental
$2,750.00
A very rare large gilded Royal Thayo receptacle created in Mandalay for Buddhist votive use. Thayo is made by mixing lacquer with sifted paddy husks to which pulverized bone is added for strength, resulting in a sort of plastic like material easily molded or stamped in a relief design. Size: H. 104 cm. 40.5 inches W. 44 cm. 17 inches. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1800 item #1392689 (stock #JD-039)
JJ Oriental
$495.00
A nicely carved jade pendant in the shape of a bamboo surrounded by leaves in two colors. Bamboo is a Chinese symbol for longevity because of its durability, strength, flexibility and resilience. It survives in the harshest conditions. Size: H. 6 cm. W. 4.2 cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1837 VR item #1392623 (stock #PT-027)
JJ Oriental
$4,500.00
A large beautiful and rare pair of colorfully glazed peacocks which were Vietnamese temple birds. The glaze is still vibrant and the sculpturing is very finely executed. Age: Mid 19th century. Size: H. 56cm - 54.2cm. W. 36cm - 36cm. Condition: Very good. Some very minor chips and hairline crack on one wing. See photos.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1392480 (stock #BrPt-007)
JJ Oriental
$675.00
Bamboo brush pot with a seated Sage being visited by a small boy, accompanied by a old man. Mountain scene in the back. Age: Ching - 19th Century. Condition: No repairs. Size: H.16cm Diameter:10.5cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre AD 1000 item #1392176 (stock #AB-080)
JJ Oriental
$750.00
Ancient Chinese bead necklace from the neolithic period made from assorted beads made from stone and jade dating back thousands of years. Size: 58cm end to end.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1391996 (stock #COIN-010)
JJ Oriental
$1,200.00
A set of nineteen very rare Pyu silver coins. Dated 100 to 500 AD. Some coins have holes in them, probably for jewelry.For a complete description of the history and meaning of the coins,see last photo. Sizes:See the photo before the last one..
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1800 item #1391861 (stock #WD-067)
JJ Oriental
$6,500.00
Rare pair of Blackwood side chairs. These were usually reserved for the men. This is classical Northern Chinese design. Very simple but elegant, classical Ming design. My favorite type of Chinese furniture. Size: H.104cm W.52cm. Age: 18th century Condition: Old repair on one leg. See last photo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1391742 (stock #BR-052)
JJ Oriental
$675.00
are Tang bronze warrior that was cast on one side and has some remains of being gilded. It probably was part of a larger array of a larger group of statues. Size: H. 10.5cm. W. 4cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1391529 (stock #CER-015)
JJ Oriental
$4,500.00
A very high quality Canton vase with interesting scenes of life in the 19th century. Size: H.60cm. W.26cm. Condition: Perfect except for a small break on the rim that has been attached with the original piece. Can easily be restored professionally. See last photo.