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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1488843 (stock #7384)
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$400.00
Very rare pair of pottery bears. The meaning of bears of during Han Dynasty is somewhat enigmatic, as they are “everywhere” in their material culture i.e., bronze, jade and pottery, but what they signify remains unexplained. Usually they are depicted in a friendly almost cute Winnie the Pooh (ish) fashion, lacking in ferocity like dragons and tigers. Only during the Han did they reach such ubiquity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1488658 (stock #7375)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$300.00
Pair of large Han Dynasty “ear cups”- er’bei. These are have an outstanding rich green lead glaze, with paraffin patina and high relief wave pattern on the sides. Please note last two enlargements- there are two professional quality repairs. L: 13cm/5.1in, W: 12cm.5/4.8in and H: 4cm/1.6in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1488259 (stock #7371)
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SOLD
Very rare pottery bowl and eclectic with Taoist imagery. This is made from a high fired light gray pottery, with traces of a white slip and depictions of musicians, dancers and “demon” masks. This is a funerary piece; the symbology suggests the transition from this world to the afterlife. D: 14cm/5.5in and H: 5.2cm/2in. No cracks original pigments with some kiln warpage
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1488017 (stock #7366)
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$160.00
Lovely Neolithic jar with a single lug from the Qijia or Siwa Cultures circa 1500BCE...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1487064 (stock #7355)
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$150.00
Chinese Neolithic high fired, well potted jar with side lugs. Very good condition with original pigment and no repair- just some small chips on the mouthrim- please examine enlargements. Majiayao culture circa 3000BCE. D: 12cm/4.8in and H: 12cm/4.8in
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1487012 (stock #7353)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$90.00
Chinese burnished Neolithic bowl with side lugs, there is a repair on the edge noted in last enlargement and some of the black pigment in the design is not original. Majiayao culture circa 3000BCE. D: 12cm/4.8in and H: 6.8cm/2.6in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1486463 (stock #7336)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$320.00
Good large Ming sancai ceramic wedding bed. These were interred in tombs of wealthy individuals to serve them in the afterlife. Nowadays they burn paper replicas instead. This piece has ornate eves in green and amber glaze, no cracks but some minor fritting. It is a large and heavy piece so free international shipping is offered via surface mail, if you would like a faster service than the buyer will pay the additional costs. Personally I have always thought these were ancestor shrines...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1484911 (stock #7315)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$230.00
Special Offer: reduced from $400 to $230. Quirky ensemble of 4 Ming Dynasty (plus one from the Tang Dynasty) sancai courtiers holding Rats, which in the Chinese Zodiac are considered the first of the signs with the attributes of spirit, wit, alertness, delicacy, flexibility and vitality. These all came from different sets and were intentionally aggregated by the original owner. See notes below enlargements for dimension and details.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1484910 (stock #7314)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$300.00
Ming Dynasty Tudigong 土地公 Rare Ming Dynasty (1368-1644 CE) pottery image of the Taoist “folk” God, Tudi Gong. He is a very popular God and is considered a community guardian, which is why you will see his small shrines in rural villages and urban neighborhoods, venerated by common people. Literally he is an erath God (God of the soil)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1484581 (stock #7309)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$250.00
Special Offer- reduced from $350 to $250. Good Ming sancai (three colored glaze) horse, in excellent condition- some loss to black pigment on mane and tail but glaze is 100% intact and no fritting and no chips or cracks to the body. H: 26cm/10.2in and W: 30cm/11.8in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1484475 (stock #7304)
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$65.00
Lovely ceramic amber and green sancai glaze fish offering from the Ming Dynasty. These were put on small pottery altar tables and interred with ancestor to provide for them in the afterlife. Good condition. This one is quite small D: 3.8cm/1.7in. A clever bunny good glue a pin on the bottom and use it as a brooch.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1484473 (stock #7303)
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$130.00
Ensemble of four Ming sancai glazed chickens used as ancestral offerings. The large green one has had its head broken and glued back on, otherwise all are in good condition. Heights are between 11cm and 6cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1484468 (stock #7302)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$120.00
Lovely ceramic amber and green sancai glaze fish offering from the Ming Dynasty. These were put on small pottery altar tables and interred with ancestor to provide for them in the afterlife. Good condition , no damage. L: 10cm/4.9in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1484467 (stock #7301)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$120.00
Lovely ceramic amber and green sancai glaze fish offering from the Ming Dynasty. These were put on small pottery altar tables and interred with ancestor to provide for them in the afterlife. Good condition , no damage. L: 10cm/4.9in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1482449 (stock #7275)
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$150.00
Tang Dynasty, high fired, white clay, statue of a court advisor. H: 25cm/9.8in. Good condition. FREE SHIPPING!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1482391 (stock #7273)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$150.00
Nice Han pottery jar with traces of original reddish pigment, lovely shape with wide flaring mouthrim, please note the mouthrim has been repaired-highlighted in enlargements. H: 28cm/11in x D: 26cm/10.2in
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1482086 (stock #7263)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$200.00
Special Offer: Marked down from $250- now $200. Green mottled glazed censer with classic little bears as legs, some loss of glaze in the back noted in enlargements and a few chips on the mouth rim and legs. D: 21cm/8.2in and H: 13.2cm/5.2in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1481899 (stock #7257)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$200.00
Special offer: 4 Tang Dynasty terra cotta statues, all have had repair i.e. heads glued back on- (two are not the original heads). The amber glazed figure has the original sancai glaze though not very shiny. Dimensions note in enlargement text.