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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1467126 (stock #7195)
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$150.00
Nice old inkstone, circa Republic Era or earlier, with “bat in the” clouds motif, denoting good fortune. There is an owner’s name incised in traditional cursive script Xuehong Zhang Yu, on the bottom probablyadded later. A lovely little piece that embraces the natural shape of the stone into its design. This is an unusually thick piece, which in contemporary times would have been cut in two to better utilize the value of the material. The grinding surface is worn smooth from years of ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1465661 (stock #7155)
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$80.00
Old hand carved wooden ink pad box circa first half 20th century. I think this is probably a Yao item, but as I purchased it in a Bai ethnic minority market in Yunnan, over 20 years ago, we’ll assume it is Bai. This has a floral pattern carved on the lid. The ink has long ago dried up. Nice natural patina. L: 7.2cm/2.9in x W: 5.8cm/2.3in x H: 3.2cm/1.3in.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1970 item #1460276 (stock #7052)
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$120.00
Lovely scholar’s brush pot with a classic poem, by the Tang Poet, Li Bai, incised in traditional characters. Circa 1970/1980. H: 15cm/6in and D: 6.5cm/2.5in. One small surface “check”, on the bottom. Translation: To Wang Lun Li Bai (Tang Dynasty) A boat I have boarded, Li Bai am I, and I’m all set to go, When suddenly from on shore a din I hear ,of stomping and singing I know. The water in the Pool of Peach Blossoms is as deep as a thousand feet, Deep not as the...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1980 item #1460274 (stock #7051)
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$120.00
Nice uncarved tall bamboo bitong. Good condition with a smooth finish. H: 28cm/11in and D: 9.5cm/3.8in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1453411 (stock #7170)
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$150.00
Ensemble of three vintage carved horn seals in Kaishu script. The larger ones are made from buffalo horn while the smaller one is made from antelope horn and quite rare. See enlargements for scale. Free shipping.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1445175 (stock #7000)
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$150.00
Delightful Qing Dynasty café au lait glazed water dropper in the shape of a fish in a basket, it is quite heavy for its size and the brown glaze has a strong metallic patina possibly emulating bronze. Most likely from a Southern Kiln, in perfect condition! D: 5.7cm/2.2in and H: 7.2cm/2.8in.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1980 item #1408853 (stock #6198)
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$100.00
Attractive carved stone reproduction of a nephrite cong emulating a Neolithic artifact. W: 9.2cm/3.6in x W: 9.2cm/3.6in. H: 7.7cm/3.1in
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1980 item #1408852 (stock #6197)
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$120.00
Attractive reproduction cong emulating a calcified nephrite Liangzhu culture Neolithic artifact. This has been lightly carved with abstract faces and segments. W: 8.2cm/3.3in x 8.2cm/3.3in and H: 3.4cm/1.3in.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1980 item #1400550 (stock #5064)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$150.00
Attractive copy of a calcified nephrite cong emulating a Neolithic artifact. There a are couple of minor chips on the edges, the stone is quite hard, cannot be scratched with steel. H: 15.7cm/5.8in and W: 10.3cm/4.1in. A simple wood stand is provided.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1326653 (stock #3168)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
$150.00
Rare Western Han ink carved gray sandstone inkstone. During the Han ink was made of pellets or granules rather the sticks and this would have been used to grind these directly on the stone to make ink. Worn smooth on the bottom from use with a shallow chip on top. W: 3cm x 3cm sand H: 1.6cm. Free shipping via Hong Kong Registered Airmail.