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Pair of Chinese Iron Bound Courtyard Doors, c. 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
This impressive set of doors dates to the mid-19th century and originated as the outermost entrance gate to a traditional Qing dynasty courtyard home. Crafted of Northern elmwood (yu...
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Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Antique Antiquities

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Iron

Korean Goryeo Bronze Bottle Vase with Green Patina, 12th/13th Century
Located in Austin, TX
An elegant and unusually large Korean Goryeo bronze bottle vase with green patina, Goryeo Dynasty, 12th/13th century, Korea. The graceful vase of typical bottle form, with a bulbous...
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15th Century and Earlier Korean Antique Antiquities

Materials

Bronze

Japanese antiques block of wood 1950s-1960s object primitive Japandi
Located in Chiba-Shi, JP
This is an old Japanese wood block. I think a square object would be good as an art object or as an exhibition stand to put something on. Weight 7.4 kg We will always suggest the b...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Antiquities

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Wood

Japanese antiques pottery vase flower pot 19th century wabi-sabi
Located in Chiba-Shi, JP
This is old Japanese pottery. It has a very beautiful shape. It is recommended as a vase as it can be filled with water. There are some kiln scratches here and there, but I think it...
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Mid-19th Century Japanese Antique Antiquities

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Pottery

1950s Mid Century Mexican Tin Mirror
Located in Victoria, BC
We're excited to introduce this incredibly rare and unique Mexican mirror from the 1950s, showcasing vintage charm and brutalist character. With its weathered patina and oxidized tin...
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1950s Mid-Century Modern Vintage Antiquities

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Tin

Chinoiserie Style Black Lacquered Jewlery Chest or Cabinet
Located in Plainview, NY
A Chinoiserie lacquered jewelry chest in striking black. The chest features two doors adorned with graceful women figures facing aha other. Upon opening these doors, a treasure trove...
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Early 20th Century Hong Kong Chinoiserie Antiquities

Materials

Soapstone

Ancient Indus Valley cup bearer Fertility figurine C (2800-2600 BC).
Located in London, GB
Ancient Indus Valley cup bearer Fertility figurine Circa (2800-2600 BC). A rare female pottery cup bearer figurine in terracotta with pointed facial features and applied diamond sha...
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15th Century and Earlier Indian Antique Antiquities

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Terracotta

Japanese Edo-period gosho’ningyô 御所人形 (palace doll) of plump, seated child
Located in Amsterdam, NL
A charming gosho’ningyô (palace doll) of plump, seated child with a brilliant white skin and a small delicately elegant face, reminiscent of a young noble. The doll is playfully rais...
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Early 19th Century Japanese Antique Antiquities

Materials

Paste, Silk, Paint

Very large carved and gilt wood Buddha, Burma 19th century
Located in PARIS, FR
Very large statue of Buddha (1.22 m), on its pedestal, seated in Bhumisparsa mùdra, or gesture of taking the earth as witness. Buddha calls upon the goddess of the earth to bear witn...
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Late 19th Century Burmese Chinese Export Antique Antiquities

Materials

Wood

Carved & Painted Elephant Howdah
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Elephant howdah or seat/saddle painted and gilded with spindle seat gallery and splay legs, likely Thai. Dimensions: 29"H x 24"W x 42"D.
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20th Century Thai Antiquities

Materials

Wood

Shokudai Candle Holders of Wood from Japan, Meiji 1868-1912
Located in London, GB
Pair of Shokudai candle holders made of stained wood during the Meiji period (1868-1912) in Japan. Includes original box as pictured. Candle holders H. 71 cm. Wooden box H. 25 ...
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Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Antique Antiquities

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Softwood

Shokudai Candle Holders of Bronze from Japan, Meiji 1868-1912
Located in London, GB
Pair of Shokudai candle holders made of bronze during the Meiji period (1868-1912) in Japan. Includes original box as pictured. Candle holders H. 66cm; diameter 26cm. Lidded bro...
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Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Antique Antiquities

Materials

Bronze

Pair of Very Refined Tang Dynasty Pottery Statue of Guardians, Oxford TL Tested
Located in Greenwich, CT
A pair of very refined standing pottery statue of guardians, dramatic facial expression, beautiful detail, early Tang dynasty 618-907, come with one Oxford authentication TL test cer...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Tang Antique Antiquities

Materials

Terracotta

Chinese Nanjing Crackleware Blue and White Vase
Located in LA CIOTAT, FR
Full of character, this wonderful late 19th century Chinese Nanjing baluster vase features exquisite hand-painted decorations of birds and fish in vivid blue around its lower belly a...
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19th Century Chinese Antique Antiquities

Materials

Porcelain

Egyptian scarab
Located in EL CAMPELLO, ES
ITEM: Scarab MATERIAL: Glazed steatite CULTURE: Egyptian PERIOD: Second Intermediate Period, 1700 – 1550 B.C DIMENSIONS: 14 mm x 8 mm CONDITION: Good condition PROVENANCE: Ex America...
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15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Antique Antiquities

Materials

Stone

Japanese Waka Onna Noh Mask Representing Young Woman Signed by Taito
Located in Fukuoka, JP
Waka onna Noh Mask representing a young woman Dated: 1996 Signed: Tairo Size: 13.5 x 21.5 x 7 cm (5.5 x 8.5 x 3 inch) Weight: 130g (0.3 lb) Material: wood with gofun paint G...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Antiquities

Materials

Wood

Japanese Silk Haori Jacket Red-Orange Hanaguruma 1970s
Located in Paris, FR
This is a silk jacket which was made in Japan. It was made in Showa era around 1970s. The haori is a traditional Japanese hip- or thigh-length jacket worn over a kimono. Resembling ...
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Late 20th Century Japanese Showa Antiquities

Materials

Silk

Japanese Antique Sashiko Banten FireFighter Jacket Ariake 1960s
Located in Paris, FR
This Sashiko b(h)anten was made around 1960 in Showa era in Japan. On the front, it is written 'Member of Vigilance Committee Ariake ' in Japanese. On the back, it is written 'ariak...
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Late 20th Century Japanese Showa Antiquities

Materials

Cotton

Cizhou Rectangular Pillow with Carved Decoration, Yuan Dynasty
Located in seoul, KR
Cizhou ware is known for its robust forms and freely applied decoration, often featuring a white slip under clear glaze. The pillow is rectangular, with a slightly curved top surface...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Antique Antiquities

Materials

Pottery, Stoneware

Rare Yue Celadon-Glazed Vessel, Jin dynasty (265-420)
Located in seoul, KR
A Yue celadon vessel from the Jin Dynasty period, notable for its characteristic greenish-glazed pottery which was prominent during this time. The vessel features a globular body wit...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Han Antique Antiquities

Materials

Stoneware

Large Chinese Neolithic Period Banshan Painted Clay Pottery Handled Water Jar Hu
Located in Forney, TX
A rare Chinese Neolithic period Majiayao culture / possibly late Yangshao culture, Banshan type, Gansu Province, Northern China, 3rd-2nd Millennium B.C., large earthenware water jar ...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Primitive Antique Antiquities

Materials

Clay

Saishiki netsuke of Ryujin
Located in Milano, IT
Saishiki netsuke of Ryujin Style of Yoshimura Shuzan, 18th century Signed: Shuzan Height: 9,8 cm Provenance: W. L. Behrens collection, no. 311 Literature: H. L. Joly, W. L. Behren...
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20th Century Antiquities

Materials

Wood

Pair of Victorian Pierced and Etched Brass Radiator Covers/Doors
Located in Riverdale, NY
Pair of Victorian Radiator Covers or Doors ready for repurposing. Hand cut and chased with torch designs on each panel from the late 19th Century in heavy gauge brass. Heavy decorati...
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1880s American Victorian Antique Antiquities

Materials

Brass

Standing Green Glazed Pottery Attendant Figure
Located in seoul, KR
This standing attendant male figure is dressed in a front-closing green robe, cinched at the waist with a sash tied in a knot. Atop his head sits a red hat. He adopts a formal pose o...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Antique Antiquities

Materials

Pottery

Epitaph for Quirinia Felicia
Located in London, GB
A rectangular marble slab carved with the Latin inscription ‘QVIRINIAE C(retr.) L / FELICLAE / OLLAM DAT / C VALERIVS PYLODAMVS’, which translates as ‘Gaius Valerius Pylodamus gave t...
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15th Century and Earlier European Classical Roman Antique Antiquities

Materials

Bronze

Indonesian old small wooden workbench/20th century/exhibition stand
Located in Sammu-shi, Chiba
I believe this is made in Indonesia. Around the 20th century. It seems that it was used as a workbench because there are fine beating marks and cuts. The top surface and corners are...
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20th Century Indonesian Other Antiquities

Materials

Wood

Apsara Carved Limestone Stele with Extremely Rare 'Oolitic silica', Wei Dynasty
Located in seoul, KR
The small dots apparent on the surface of this stone stele are indicative of an oolitic silica structure or oolites formed in what is known as "Oolitic chert." This formation occurs ...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Han Antique Antiquities

Materials

Stone, Limestone

Samurai Helmet "Zunari Kabuto" - Early Edo (circa 1610)
Located in Paris, FR
Samurai Helmet "Zunari kabuto" with 3 black lacquered iron plates. Japan, early EDO period, circa 1610. Neck protector (shikoro), 5-strip hineno, laced brown, beige and green. Centra...
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Early 17th Century Japanese Edo Antique Antiquities

Materials

Iron

Chinese Qingbai Small Model of a Granary Set, Song Dynasty
Located in seoul, KR
Two granary model porcelains. East Asia, This pottery representation of a granary sits on a layered base, topped with a conical lid that also acts as its roof, all finished in a grey...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Antique Antiquities

Materials

Ceramic, Porcelain

Chinese Export Silver Cup
Located in London, GB
A Chinese Export Silver Cup with dragon handles, and with birds and bamboo chased and embossed around the body. The cup is supported by a further dragon atop a base of waves. With a ...
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1890s Chinese Chinese Export Antique Antiquities

Materials

Silver

Japanese Kimono Silk Spring Coat 'Michiyuki' Red 1980s
Located in Paris, FR
This is a thin coat which we ware on the Kimono. It is for the spring. This kind of coat is called Michiyuki in Japanese. This coat was made in Japan around 1980s in Showa era. Dim...
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Late 20th Century Japanese Showa Antiquities

Materials

Silk

Giant 19th c. Seated Sri Lankan Buddha
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a beautiful weather aged Sri Lankan seated buddha in meditation. The sitting buddha is the most common representation of the Buddha. These buddha statues can represent teachi...
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Early 19th Century Sri Lankan Other Antique Antiquities

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Wood

Japanese Spring Kimono Coat 'Michiyuki' Gray 1980s
Located in Paris, FR
This is a thin coat which we ware on the Kimono. It is for the spring. This kind of coat is called Michiyuki in Japanese. This coat was made in Japan around 1980s in Showa era. Dim...
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1980s Japanese Showa Vintage Antiquities

Materials

Silk

Mughal Indian Rock Crystal Ram Khanjar Dagger
Located in New York, NY
An Indo Persian Mughal khanjar style dagger featuring a single edged watered steel blade. Circa the 19th century. The pommel is carved from Indian Rock Crystal in the form of a rams ...
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19th Century Unknown Antique Antiquities

Materials

Rock Crystal, Steel

White Ware Moulded Baluster Form, Yuan Dynasty, 14th century
Located in seoul, KR
This vase is made from a type of low-fired, porous clay and features a crackled glaze. It bears resemblance to the renowned funerary vases and covers adorned with applied decorations...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Chinese Export Antique Antiquities

Materials

Ceramic, Porcelain

Hand-painted wooden Manton Manila shawl box lid (Canton) China 19th century
Located in EINDHOVEN, NL
Hand-painted wooden Manton Manila shawl box lid (Canton) China 19th century Nineteenth-century Manton box lid, Canton China, featuring black and red lac...
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19th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Antique Antiquities

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Boxwood, Lacquer, Paint

A Boxwood Netsuke Depicting A Toad Resting On A Sandal
Located in Milano, IT
Boxwood netsuke depicting a toad resting on an upside-down sandal (waraji), with horned eyes. Signed Masanao on a rectangular gusset in the center of the sandal. Origin: Japan Per...
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Early 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Antique Antiquities

Materials

Boxwood

A boxwood netsuke depicting a monkey trying to catch a turtle
Located in Milano, IT
A boxwood netsuke depicting a monkey trying to catch a turtle, which retracts its head and legs inside the carapace. Origin: Japan Period: Edo 19th century. Dimensions: 3.4 x 3 x ...
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Early 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Antique Antiquities

Materials

Boxwood

White Ware with two dragons, Yuan Dynasty, 13-14th century
Located in seoul, KR
This vase is made from a type of low-fired, porous clay and features a crackled glaze. It bears resemblance to the renowned funerary vases and covers adorned with applied decorations...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Chinese Export Antique Antiquities

Materials

Ceramic, Porcelain

A Rare Moulded Dingyao 'Cranes And Fishes' Bowl, Northern Song - Jin Dynasty
Located in seoul, KR
This bowl stands out for its detailed depiction of two fish amid soft spiral waves, bordered by two cranes within the bowl. The design's depth and clarity, from the lifelike portraya...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Antique Antiquities

Materials

Ceramic, Porcelain

A Rare Dingyao Green-Glazed Dragon Dish, Northern Song Dynasty
Located in seoul, KR
This green-glazed bowl was finely crafted with an attention to detail that highlights the skill of the Cizhou green and Ding ware potter. Its delicate form has been adorned with a dragon in the center. Surrounding the central dragon motif is a finely carved pattern of plant foliage, lotus flowers or peonies. The rainbow-like colors on this green-glazed surface come from changes that happen over hundreds of years while it's buried. This process is also known as "iridescence" and is often observed in ancient Chinese green pottery...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Antique Antiquities

Materials

Ceramic, Stoneware

Carved 'Yaozhou' Celadon-Glazed Bowl, Song Dynasty
Located in seoul, KR
The bowl is potted with steep, flared sides and decorated to the interior with stylized peonies among scrolling tendrils. The exterior is carved with vertical lines below the everted...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Antique Antiquities

Materials

Celadon

Pair 19th Century Chinese Carved Zitan Elephants Bronze Cloisonné Palm Fans
Located in Houston, TX
A rare pair of 19th Century or earlier, towering Chinese bronze cloisonné Royal palm leaf fans atop hand carved titan wood poles and elephants on gallery plinths.
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19th Century Asian Antique Antiquities

Materials

Bronze

Horse and Rider Figurine c1725, Qing Dynasty, Yongzheng Reign
Located in seoul, KR
A rider wearing an green gown. He is seated side saddle on a yellow painted horse with riding crop in hand. It was worn away on the sea floor. Period : Qing Dynasty, Yongzheng Perio...
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1720s Chinese Chinese Export Antique Antiquities

Materials

Ceramic, Porcelain

Early 18th Century miniature Chinese Porcelain Tea Bowls with Saucers, Kangxi
Located in Delft, NL
Early 18th Century miniature Chinese Porcelain Tea Bowls with Saucers, Kangxi 6 Miniature Chinese porcelain tea bowls with saucers Kangxi Period (1662-1722) 6 Tea bowls and saucers ...
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Early 18th Century Chinese Antique Antiquities

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Porcelain

Belitung ship, Large Changsha bowl with plant patterns, Tang Period
Located in seoul, KR
The edges have been dipped in four places with brown, probably iron-oxide. The well of the bowl is freely painted in green and coffee coloured brown. Period : Late Tang Dynasty Prod...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Tang Antique Antiquities

Materials

Pottery

A small Dutch colonial Indonesian tortoiseshell betel box with gold mounts
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Jakarta (Batavia), 18th century, apparently unmarked L. 14 x W. 9.5 x H. 4.7 cm Before settling down to business in the former Dutch East Indies, sirih had to be offered in the mos...
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Late 18th Century Indonesian Dutch Colonial Antique Antiquities

Materials

Gold

18th Century, Antique Khmer Wooden Seated Buddha
Located in Sampantawong, TH
Khmer wooden Buddha sitting in Mara Vijaya (calling the earth to witness) posture on a base. Age: Cambodia, 18th Century Size: Height 25.2 C.M. / Width 9 C.M. / Depth 7.7 C.M. Condi...
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18th Century Cambodian Antique Antiquities

Materials

Wood

Japanese antiques bamboo basket folk craft 1930s-1950s primitive wabi-sabi
Located in Chiba-Shi, JP
This is an old Japanese bamboo basket. It is made from woven bamboo of various shapes. It is a tool made for ordinary people to use in their daily life. They are made using tradition...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Antiquities

Materials

Bamboo

19th Century, Antique Thai Wooden Seated Happy Buddha
Located in Sampantawong, TH
Antique Thai wooden happy Buddha sitting on a base. Age: Thailand, 19th Century Size: Height 24.3 C.M. / Width 13.8 C.M. Condition: Nice condition overall (some expected degradation...
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19th Century Thai Antique Antiquities

Materials

Wood

Japanese antiques lacquer board Folk art object 1930s-1940s wabi-sabi
Located in Chiba-Shi, JP
This is an old Japanese work board. This board is used by lacquer craftsmen to dry their bowls after applying lacquer. Therefore, there are countless traces of lacquer. It is an acci...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Antiquities

Materials

Wood

A Dutch colonial ebony box with silver mounts
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Batavia (Jakarta), or Sri Lanka, circa 1680-1720 The document or money box is densely carved with fine scrolling vines and lotus flowers. It has a charming heart- shapes silver lock...
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Late 17th Century Indonesian Dutch Colonial Antique Antiquities

Materials

Silver

17th - 18th Century, Shan, Antique Burmese Wooden Seated Buddha
Located in Sampantawong, TH
Antique Burmese wooden Buddha sitting in Mara Vijaya (calling the earth to witness) posture on a base. Age: Burma, Shan Period, 17th - 18th Century Size: Height 52 C.M. / Width 27.7...
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17th Century Burmese Antique Antiquities

Materials

Wood

18th Century, Shan, Rare Antique Burmese Wooden Seated Disciple / Monk
Located in Sampantawong, TH
Rare Burmese wooden seated disciple. Age: Burma, Shan Period, 18th Century Size: Height 50.4 C.M. / Width 17.7 C.M. / Depth 15.3 C.M. Condition: Nice condition overall (some expecte...
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18th Century Burmese Antique Antiquities

Materials

Wood

A large Dutch colonial ebony cabinet with brass mounts
Located in Amsterdam, NL
A Dutch colonial ebony cabinet with brass mounts on contemporary black steel frame Batavia (Jakarta), 2nd half 17th century The cabinet has two ...
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Mid-17th Century Indonesian Dutch Colonial Antique Antiquities

Materials

Brass

19th Century, Antique Khmer Wooden Seated Buddha
Located in Sampantawong, TH
Antique Khmer wooden seated Buddha. Age: Cambodia, 19th Century Size: Height 46 C.M. / Width 25 C.M. / Depth 17 C.M. Condition: Nice condition overall (some expected degradation due...
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19th Century Cambodian Antique Antiquities

Materials

Wood

Rare Blue and Red-Copper Peacock Yuan Dinesty
Located in Newmanstown, PA
Rare Blue and Red-Copper Dish Yuan Dynasty Painted to the interior with a peacock in a lively garden and seal mark, repeated on exterior. Height: 2.5 in, Width: 16.5 in, Base Width: 10.25 in During the Yuan dynasty (1271-1368), blue and white porcelain developed in Jingdezhen of Jiangxi province became increasingly popular, earning Jingdezhen the recognition of China’s ceramic metropolis. The cobalt ore used in the blue pigment for Yuan dynasty blue-and-white wares were originally imported from Persia. While a formative influence in Yuan blue...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Antique Antiquities

Materials

Porcelain

Large Block Print Blue and White Bowl c 1822, Tek Sing Cargo
Located in seoul, KR
This impressive, large-sized circular bowl, featuring hues of blue and white, showcases decoration through a block print technique. It is adorned with two horizontal bands of shou ch...
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1820s Chinese Chinese Export Antique Antiquities

Materials

Porcelain

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