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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1900 item #1369431 (stock #CH7.112)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$600.00
This is a beautifully finished faceted bottle carved from yellow glass. The pleasing hexagonal form originated in the eighteenth century, but this example dates from the late Qing period. The glass stopper is carved in the form of a chilong. Dimensions: height, 7.5 cm; width, 4.3 cm. Condition: Almost perfect, just a few minor scratches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1366353 (stock #CH2.11)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$680.00
This is a beautiful example of one of the most stunningly original forms in the whole history of Chinese ceramics. It was made in Sichuan about 2,000 years ago, but it is remarkably modern in its swirling design and in the integration of the two large eyes into the curves of the handles. This form is sometimes said to be reminscent of the female body, and it does indeed have an anthropomorphic presence, but in the end its strength lies in its vitality as a piece of abstract sculpture...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1366350 (stock #CH5.58)
Maklaiheung Gallery
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A finely-potted dingyao porcelain dish, with a moulded and auspicious design of a peony at the centre and two phoenixes amidst foliage in the cavetto within a key fret border. The rim is silver. Northern Chinese, Song or Jin dynasty, C11-12. No photograph can communicate the appeal of dingyao which combines both softness and severity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1366076 (stock #CH1.105&106)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$350.00
Two authentic composite eye beads made during the Warring States Period, circa 481 to 221 BC. The composite type of Warring States bead is made with a thin layer of glass overlaid on a clay or ceramic material core. The bead with a blue base and a darker blue S design, is much more unusual, being found, in comparison to the brown based beads, at a ratio approximately of 1 to 20, so it is definitely worth collecting...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1366069 (stock #CH1.122)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$360.00
A rare composite eye bead made during the Warring States Period, circa 481 to 221 BC. The composite type of Warring States bead is made with a thin layer of glass overlaid on a clay or ceramic material core. This one is in especially good condition. From every aspect the frame of rich brown intersecting lines creates an almost mask-like structure for the blue and white, or yellow, raised eyes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1366062 (stock #CH1.102)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$390.00
A rare composite eye bead made during the Warring States Period, circa 481 to 221 BC. The composite type of Warring States bead is made with a thin layer of glass overlaid on a clay or ceramic material core. There are five small white glass eyes around each of the larger eyes which are made of stratified layers of blue on top of white glass...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1366057 (stock #CH3.94)
Maklaiheung Gallery
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The bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara is shown standing on a lotus plinth rising from a four-legged platform, his right hand raisedin tribangha and a kamandalu ('holy water' bottle) pendent from the left hand. He is wearing a crown centered by a figure of Amitabha Buddha, and his head is surrounded by an aureole inscribed with flames, at the top of which another image of the Buddha emerges...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1366050 (stock #CH1.16)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$320.00
These hard-stone axes of oval section have been found in Yangshao neolithic sites in Shensi province, dating to the late 5th-early 4th millennium BCE. This is a particular fine example, made from a large oblong pebble of a very hard jadelike stone. The sides and butt are left rough, and the tip is polished to a slightly curved profile on both sides...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1363556 (stock #CH4.55)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$80.00
This small but fine piece belongs to the Maklaiheung's QingBai Collections. About Qingbai Wares: "The special characteristic comes from the body, which is natural porcelain clay, and its glaze, which is made by diluting in water the porcelain body material mixed with lime." "Rims on qingbai bowls and dishes were also sometimes fitted with a silver band in the same manner as the Northern Ding wares, to cover the unglazed rims."- Gotheborg Condition: Good...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #1361809 (stock #CH4.52)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$86.00
Diameter: 13.97 cm Condition: Good, no repair or restoration. Normal ware due to its age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1359705 (stock #CH4.57)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$88.00
A small Qingbai brush washer from Song Dynasty (960 - 1279 AD). Dia: 12.7 cm Condition: Good. No scratch or crack on surface.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1359703 (stock #CH4.51)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$150.00
The brown glaze flows beautifully over the body except for the raised base. Dia: 15.64 cm Condition: Good, apart from normal wear due to the age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1359626 (stock #CH4.50)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$180.00
This Song - Yuan Dehua bowl represents the early Blanc de chine kiln work. With the dreamy feeling ivory white glaze, it has applied butterflies in trailed slip. Size: dia: 10.7 cm Condition: Good. No sign of repair or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1358663 (stock #CH4.54)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$180.00
This little Qingbai bowl brings a refreshing feeling with its creamy minty light blue glaze. Condition: Good. Diameter: 14.9 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #1358633 (stock #CH4.53)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$88.00
This little brush washer is a great starter/collector piece. It is in a good condition, this brush washer has not been restored or repaired. Dia: 14.9 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1354391 (stock #CH6.101)
Maklaiheung Gallery
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This winepot is of cylindrical form with a central applied belt tied with a bow in the centre and two sinuous chilong forming the spout and handle, the flat disc-form cover with a further chilong forming the arched knop, covered in an even creamy-white glaze. There is an incised honorific Chenghua reign mark on the base...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1800 item #1354325 (stock #CH6.51)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$180.00
A small, brown glazed vase from North China, Yuan or Ming dynasty. The vase is covered all over with a dark brown glaze that thins somewhat on the base. It has high shoulders applied with a stylized floral pattern and a flaring mouth. It may have originally functioned as a small wine container. Condition: Good with wear commensurate with its age. Size: H: 13 cm. Dia: 10.07 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #1354323 (stock #CH5.109)
Maklaiheung Gallery
$2,600.00
This is a fine purple-splashed Junyao jar with two small strap handles, Jin or Yuan dynasties, China (C12-13). As expected, it is heavily potted and it has a beautifully thick blue glaze. There is a purple splash to the front with the glaze endling unevenly at the foot and revealing the rich red stoneware body at the base. At the upper rim the glaze has thinned and been altered to a brownish green colour which is also found on the two handles. Ex: I.M...