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Chinese : Ceramics : Pre 1920 item #1354213 (stock #1321)
Dragon's Pearl
$ 2500
A large rouleau vase of porcelain decorated with the Three Auspicious Gods (sanxing) of Daoism, in polychrome enamel glazes (famille verte style) on a deep, blue ground. Excellent quality of work. China, late Qing to early Republican Period, ca. 1900–1920. Marked with a Kangxi-period nianhao. H 46 cm. Condition: Excellent.
Chinese : Antiquities : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1354199 (stock #AB-094)
JJ Oriental
A nice assortment of ten Chinese Ancient beads. Size: See last photo.
Chinese : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1354197 (stock #1533)
Intandane Ltd t/a 69A
A small porcelain vase or jar painted in under glaze blue (in 17th / 18th Century Kangxi style) with a scene from the epic historical novel the "San Guo Zhi Yan Yi" (the Romance of the Three Kingdoms)...
Chinese : Enamel : Cloisonne : Pre 1910 item #1354196 (stock #1532)
Intandane Ltd t/a 69A
A cloisonne enamel jar and cover, profusely decorated with multi-coloured stylized flowering peony shrubs. On the base is written 'CIHNA' confirming that this item was made in China for export during the late 19th or early 20th Century. Condition: excellent - no damages or losses and mo restoration. 12.8cm (5 inches) high.
Chinese : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1354163 (stock #4039)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
Large 19th century Qing Dynasty blue and white porcelain plate with auspicious symbols- the center is decorated with two birds perched in peonies, bordered by bats, and lotus scrolls, the outer border consists of peach blossoms interspersed with butterfly and fish panels- the reverse has an apocryphal Qianlong seal script mark, and bamboo. There is one 5cm/2in firing crack and a couple of chips on the foot rim- please examine enlargements...
Chinese : Carvings : Hardstone : Pre AD 1000 item #1354157 (stock #STON-001)
JJ Oriental
A stone carved Han lion scratching his ear used as a weight. These weights were used to hold down the corners of tents and other tied down items.The ropes were tied to the leg that is scratching the ear. Size: L.20cm. W. 9.5cm.Condition: No repairs. Normal wear.
Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Glass : Pre 1837 VR item #1354144 (stock #2979/328)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
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A dated Chinese glass snuff bottle, overlaid with a decoration of flowers and insects.This documentary bottle bears the Bing Shen year corresponding to 1836 and its fine and detailed lapidary work makes it a highly desirable object. Age; 1836. condition : very good, a small section of the raised coloured ring at the base is missing. The blue glass cover is lacking its spoon.
Chinese : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1354140
Global Ceramics
Small wine cup and saucer of octagonal shape, decorated in under-glaze blue with lotus scrolls and flowers in panels. Kangxi to Yongzheng period, early 18th century. Diameter of saucer "4/ 10,5 cm, of cup "2 ¼ / 6 cm, height of cup: "1 ½ / 3,6 cm. Condition: a chip to the foot rim of the cup and a smaller one to the outer rim of the saucer (cf. photos).
Chinese : Trade Arts : Export Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1354107 (stock #HeidiCinn)
June Hastings
Intricately hand carved Chinese dark red cinnabar lacquered box with a slightly convex top. The lid features figures in a garden setting. The bottom and cover have bronze metal edges. In excellent condition, it measures 5.75 inches x 4" x 2" high. Circa 1900.
Chinese : Jewelry : Hardstones and Minerals : Pre AD 1000 item #1354098 (stock #JD-069)
JJ Oriental
A creamy white jade "bi" pendant with natural mottled brown and amber coloration. The shape is not a flat disc (bi) but of a rounded disc shape and comes with a blue glass melon bead. The jade has very attractive, complex patterns and a beautiful patina that has developed through time. Size: Width 5 cm - 2 inches
Chinese : Carvings : Hardstone : Pre AD 1000 item #1354071 (stock #DISC-001)
JJ Oriental
A very large jade disc carved with a hole in the center. Both sides of this central hole are lipped which is very rare in "bi's." Compared with flat bi's, lipped bi's require a lot more carving and are much more difficult to make. The bi is beautiful with its complex colors and patterns. The colors range from cream to greys, ochres, greens and blues.

Period: Neolithic ( 3rd millennium B.C.)

Size: Diameter = 26.7 cm (10-1/2 inches)

Condition: Very good...
Chinese : Sculpture : Iron : Pre 1700 item #1354026 (stock #1316)
Dragon's Pearl
$ 1,850
A very well casted image of Vairocana, the Cosmic Buddha, made of brown patinated, cast iron. The Buddha’s hands are held in the gesture of abhiseka or initiation. On the back is the donor name: “Li Fang.” Dated images of this type are known from the Jiajing period (1522-1566) of the Ming dynasty. Ming, early 16th cent. H 28,5 cm. Condition: some corrosion and wear due to age; a few casting mistakes on the back.
Chinese : Jewelry : Hardstones and Minerals : Pre AD 1000 item #1353995 (stock #JD-117)
JJ Oriental
A nicely carved jade in the form of a stylized turtle in the Han style. Condition:No chips or cracks. Size: See last photo
Chinese : Jewelry : Hardstones and Minerals : Pre AD 1000 item #1353993 (stock #JD-082)
JJ Oriental
A small Han bird of an attractive translucent green jade with dark green 'peppery' streaked inclusions. Its squarish stylized shape is both simple and pleasing to the eye. It has an hole for stringing as a pendant..

Size: Height = 2.2 cm x Width = 2 cm

Condition: Very good. There's a little roughness at the edge of one wing but it is not a break.
Chinese : Lacquer : Carved : Pre 1900 item #1353992 (stock #gy5766)
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19th Century Chinese Two Tone Cinnabar Carved Platter It has small chips, surface wears and scratches, peeling, and retouching.
Chinese : Pre 1492 item #1353959 (stock #LG0183)
Longquan Gallery
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A large Longquan celadon brush washer, dated to Southern Song dynasty, which is well potted with a unusual board rim and covered with lovely blue-green celadon glaze. This elegant brush washer has signs of usage and shows some fine scratches on glaze surface, otherwise with no chip, no crack and no restoration. A truly museum quality piece and very hard to come across these days. Diameter:168mm Height:42mm
Chinese : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1353944 (stock #4035)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
Large wooden image depicting a scholar in charge of records and writing (sort of a heavenly bureaucrat) circa 18th/19th century, from a Taoist Temple. H: 89cm/31in and W: 28cm/11in. The seat and statue are carved separately and the head has been repaired at the neck. Traces of original pigment.
Chinese : Carvings : Hardstone : Pre AD 1000 item #1353939
The Zentner Collection
Chinese Neolithic Hongshan Culture small jade carving of a pig dragon (zhulong) used as a burial object. The dragon is curled in an "embryonic" position. The bottom portion is carved in the form of an insect with large protruding eyes. The dragon portion of the jade is mottled green while the bottom portion is orange in color being closer to the outer rind of the jade stone.

Hongshan Culture 4700-2900 BC

Size: 1 7/8" wide
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