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18th Century and Earlier Ceramics

Important Ancient China 26" Tall  Imperial Ming "Fish" Servant, 1368-1644
Important Ancient China 26" Tall Imperial Ming...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Sculptures and Carvings
Ceramic
Important ancient Imperial China Ming tomb treasure attendant, 1368-1644, 26 inches in height. This large female attendant caressing a platter sized fish is one of a small group of...
Pair of 18th Century Japanese Imari Vases Turned Lamps
Pair of 18th Century Japanese Imari Vases Turne...
Antique Early 18th Century Japanese Ceramics
Porcelain
An impressive pair of early 18th century, Japanese, imari spill vases turned lamps.
Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Model of a Horse
Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Model of a Horse
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Tang Ceramics
Terracotta
The powerful figure is shown standing foursquare on a rectangular plinth with head raised, Tang dynasty (618-907). Thermoluminescence test certificate 462D.
18th Century Chinese Sang de Boeuf, Flambé Glaze Vase in "Hu-Shape" Style
18th Century Chinese Sang de Boeuf, Flambé Glaz...
Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Vases
18th century Chinese sang de boeuf flambé glaze vase in the Chinese Archaic "Hu-Shape" Style. Flambé, Transmutation glaze, Jingdezhen Jun or in its monochrome version - Jun red was a...
Pair of 18th Century Chinese Export Mandarin Vases
Pair of 18th Century Chinese Export Mandarin Vases
Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics
Porcelain
Pair of Chinese export porcelain vases decorated with overglaze enamel in the "mandarin" pattern. These vases are of rectangular shape and have figural gilt handles. Qianlong period,...
Rococo Chinese Export St. James Armorial Tankard
Rococo Chinese Export St. James Armorial Tankard
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Antique 1740s Chinese Rococo Ceramics
Enamel, Porcelain
This hand-painted famille-rose and gold porcelain tankard has a Western armorial shield with three scallop shells of Saint-James around a white chevron on a blue field beneath a stag...
Pair of Small Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Shell Dishes
Pair of Small Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Sh...
Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics
Porcelain
A pair of delicate shell shaped 18th century Chinese export dishes painted in soft famille rose colors featuring a pink peony among green and turquoise leaves.
18th Century Chinese Porcelain Plate Blue and White, Qing Qianlong Circa 1770
18th Century Chinese Porcelain Plate Blue and W...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
This is a very good Chinese porcelain plate from the Qing dynasty, Qianlong reign, circa 1736-1795. This plate is finely potted and in excellent condition - which is rare in itsel...
18th Century Chinese Porcelain Milk Jug Gilded Imari Pattern, Qing Ca. 1730
18th Century Chinese Porcelain Milk Jug Gilded ...
Antique Early 18th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
A Chinese porcelain sparrow-beak milk or cream jug / pitcher from the early-mid-18th century, Qing dynasty, circa 1730. The jug is pear shaped with a very nice entwined simulated ro...
18th Century Chinese Export Rouge-De-Fer Mandar...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Vases
Porcelain
This is an exceptional set of a beautiful garniture set of four Chinese export porcelain Rouge-De-Fer mandarin palette vases, Qianlong, circa 1785. The set is very well painted in th...
18th Century Chinese Export Porcelain Mug
Antique 18th Century Chinese Porcelain
Porcelain
Chinese export porcelain mug, with decoration in the Mandarin Palate and a shaped handle. China, circa 1775.
Early Chinese Porcelain Plate Five-Color Hand D...
Antique Early 18th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
This is a fine Chinese porcelain Plate from the late 17th century or early 18th century, Qing, Kangxi period, Circa 1700. The plate is well potted with a very neatly cut foot rim, t...
Early 18th Century Chinese Porcelain Deep Plate...
Antique Early 18th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
This is a fine hand-painted Chinese porcelain dish or plate with a deep well, dating to the early 18th century, circa 1720. The glaze is thin and glassy with a soft light bluish tin...
Antique Chinese Porcelain Hunt Bowl
Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Decorative Bowls
Porcelain
An exquisite Chinese porcelain hunt bowl painted in Famille Rose over-glaze enamels. The strong color palette and rich decoration are hallmarks of Chinese export hunt bowls of the 18...
Blue and White Porcelain Ginger Jars Antique Ch...
Antique Mid-18th Century Chinese Qing Vases
Porcelain
A pair of exceptional Chinese Qianlong Blue and White vases hand-painted in brilliant sapphire blue with beautiful flowers set in panels. The vases are covered with a fine, thin, whi...
Chinese Export Dish with a European Scene Showi...
Antique 1740s Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics
Porcelain
A Chinese export dish with a European scene showing a shepherdess. We see her wearing a straw hat with a flower, and resting seated beside a tree trunk, and holding a baby sheep. She...
Antique Chinese Porcelain Imari Decorated Coffe...
Antique Mid-18th Century Chinese Qing Porcelain
Porcelain
A large Chinese coffee pot of lighthouse conical form with a domed cover and a lotus finial. Decorated in rich Imari colors of underglaze iron red, cobalt blue and gilt. The combinat...
Ming Dynasty Porcelain Vase
Antique 16th Century Chinese Ming Ceramics
Porcelain
A Ming dynasty Chinese whitish blue-grey porcelain baluster form vase with lid. The color of this vase is translated from the Chinese as “the blue of the morning sky after the rain....
Fine Pair of Chinese Porcelain Plates Blue and ...
Antique Mid-18th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
These are a beautiful hand-painted pair of Chinese porcelain plates, dating to the early / mid-18th century, circa 1720-1750, Qing dynasty. The plates are well potted, and have be...
Important Ancient Chinese Heavenly Jade Bi Disc...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Furniture
Jade
This is an authentic Chinese ancient jade bi disc from the Qi Jia Culture, Northwestern China, 3,000-2,000 BCE. This comes from our private collection. Dimensions: the bi disc is 5...
Song Dynasty Collection of Three Celadon Cerami...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Decorative Bowls
Ceramic
Song dynasty collection of three celadon ceramic bowls  Bowl A) 5.25 inch diameter x 2.5 inch height x 2.25 inch base Bowl B) 6.25 inch diameter x 3.25 inch height x 2.5 inch base B...
Canton Enamel Three-Part Jar on Stand
Antique 1750s Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics
Canton enamel three part round jar on carved stand. Top piece shows two gentlemen with a horse. One side shows men in a row boat, one playing musical instruments and the third a bir...
Love Birds Armorial Tureen with Underliner, Chi...
Antique 1790s Chinese Federal Ceramics
Porcelain
This large-size Chinese Export porcelain serving set (tureen, cover, underliner) was made for the American market in the Federal Period during the reign of the Jiaqing Emperor, circa...
Chinese 'Sky Blue' Glaze Bowl, of Simple Form w...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics
Porcelain
Chinese 'Sky Blue' glaze bowl, of simple form with deep mottled glaze. Four character mark, 18th-19th century.
Islamic Pottery Bowl, Nishapur “Kourassan / Ira...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Persian Islamic Ceramics
Pottery
Islamic pottery bowl, Nishapur (Kourassan / Iran ) 8th-10th century A D Nishapur, dating from the 3rd century, was at its height by the 7th-8th century. An area known for early pott...
Chinese Blue and White Vase, circa 1700
Antique Late 17th Century Chinese Ceramics
A beautiful example of Chinese Kangxi (1662-1722) porcelain lidded vase dating from circa 1700, painted in under glaze blue with an intricate pattern of scrolling flowers. The top o...
12th/13th Century Persian Kashan Jar
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Persian Ceramics
Clay
Small Persian Kashan clay jar. There is a label in the bottom saying year 1344.
Chinese Porcelain "Clobbered" Jar, circa 1780
Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics
Porcelain
Chinese porcelain baluster-shaped “clobbered” jar with the original blue and white decoration beneath the polychrome decoration. The two large shield shapes are decorated with pagoda...
18th Century Chinese Export Mandarin Porcelain ...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Vases
Porcelain
Beautiful Chinese export porcelain vase in the Mandarin Palate, China, circa 1770. The vase is triangle in shape and has two handles on the sides.
Pair of Chinese Double Peacock Famille Rose Pla...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics
Porcelain
A very nice pair of Chinese double peacock famille rose porcelain plates. Qianlong period (1736-95)
Early 18th Century Chinese Porcelain Plate Fine...
Antique Early 18th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
This is a very good Chinese porcelain plate from the early 18th century, Qing dynasty, probably Kangxi period, circa 1720 or slightly earlier. The plate is well potted with a glassy...
18th C Chinese Porcelain Saucer Dish or Plate, ...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
This is a fine Chinese porcelain saucer dish from the 18th century, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period, (1736-1795). It is well potted with a neatly cut foot ring. The saucer dish is bea...
Chinese Blue and White Small Porcelain Vase
Antique 16th Century Chinese Ming Ceramics
Porcelain
A Chinese blue and white small vase of Zhangzhou porcelain made in the early 17th century. Painted in underglaze cobalt blue the vase is decorated across the top with a fishscale pat...
Blue and White Chinese Export Plates a Set of Ten
Antique 1760s Chinese Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
A set of ten 18th century Chinese blue and white dishes made during the reign of the Qianlong Emperor (1736-1795). Hand-painted in light cobalt blue the centre of each plate shows a ...
Chinese Pottery Table
Antique 16th Century Chinese Ceramics
Pottery
Chinese Ming Dynasty miniature altar table with six offerings, including vase, candle holder, food, pigs head, and pomegranates. All items are pottery, partially glazed.
Chinese Blue and White Vase Mounted as Lamp, Ka...
Antique 1720s Chinese Table Lamps
Porcelain
Chinese blue and white vase mounted as lamp, Kang Hsi, circa 1720.
Chinese Imperial Porcelain Brush Washer
Antique 18th Century Chinese Ceramics
Porcelain
A very fine antique Chinese blue monochrome glazed porcelain brush washer of rounded bulbous shape with gathered glazes around the foot with kiln residue, the recessed base with four...
Antique Chinese Ming Zodiac Bearers
Antique 17th Century Chinese Ming Ceramics
A group of 13 antique Chinese sancai glazed (three-color) pottery statues, late Ming dynasty, 17th century. 12 of the figures are modeled holding an animal, each animal representing ...
Three Martaban Stoneware Pots in Various Sizes ...
Antique 18th Century Malaysian Chinese Export Ceramics
Stoneware
Three brown glazed Martaban stoneware pots with handles and appliques. These jars are known for their wide shoulders and tapered body. Measures: Light brown glaze pot 12" D x 13" H...
Set of Six Unusually Large 18th Century Famille...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Qing Antiquities
Porcelain
This extremely hard to find collection of six oversized hand-painted porcelain Chinese decorative platters from the Kangxi period (1662-1722) of the Qing Dynasty in the Kangxi wucai ...
Huge Antique Chinese Export Marriage Armorial P...
Antique 1790s Chinese Federal Platters and Serveware
Porcelain
This rare size Chinese export platter was made for the American market of the Federal Period. The decoration is simple and refined and highly symbolic. It has edging of a thick coba...
Blue and White Chinese Vase with Fishing Motif
Antique Late 17th Century Chinese Ming Vases
Porcelain
The decoration on this blue and white Kangxi vase is typical transitional style, which is evidenced by the gradation of the cobalt pigment, the freehand brush strokes, and the very s...
Chinese Kangxi Painted Vase, 16th-17th Century
Antique 17th Century Chinese Ceramics
Porcelain
An exceptionally finely painted antique Chinese Kangxi (1662-1722) overpainted (clobbered) porcelain bottle shaped vase with garlic neck painted with dragons and a wading bird in a p...
Ming Dynasty Cizhou Ware Vase Table Lamp
Antique 17th Century Chinese Ming Table Lamps
Bronze, Ceramic, Silk
Beautiful Chinese Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) Cizhou ware baluster form vase having Ding style white slip glaze with double sgraffito gray celadon design at neck and gilt bronze base mo...
Chinese Export Nanking Well and Tree Platter
Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Platters and Serveware
Porcelain
Chinese export Nanking pattern well and tree platter. This ovoid shaped porcelain is decorated with an underglaze blue.
Ritual Ceramic Pot or Kendi, Red Coloration, Sa...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Thai Other Ceramics
Ceramic
Ritual ceramic pouring vessel or Kendi. Remnants of red coloration. Sawankhalok Thailand, 15th century (?). Offered by Bruce Hughes. Kendi are pouring and drinking vessels found th...
10th-13th Century Song Dynasty Chinese Celadon ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ceramics
Celadon, Porcelain
This antique Chinese bowl with intricate motifs was made from celadon porcelain during the Song dynasty: 960–1279. This small Chinese circular bowl adopts a elegant almost conic shap...
Pair of Chinese Kangxi Period Imari Jugs and Co...
Antique 1690s Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics
Kangxi period: 1672-1722 Of fluted baluster form with large sprays of chrysanthemum and smaller flowers on each side above a leaf-tip border, the fluted cover decorated to match Me...
Antique Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Charger
Antique 1760s Chinese Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
An 18th century blue and white Chinese porcelain charger painted in deep cobalt blue showing peonies among leaves. The back of the charger is decorated with flowering vines in the tr...
Antique Southeast Asian Celadon Ceramic Crackle...
Antique Early 18th Century Chinese Ceramics
Antique Southeast Asian, possibly Thai or Vietnamese, celadon ceramic charger with a crackled glaze.
15th Century or Earlier Chinese Wine Bottle
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ceramics
Pottery
15th century or earlier Chinese wine bottle. Elegant glaze and ribbing details. Finish is varying shades of brown. From the Jin dynasty.
Chinese Export Platter, circa 1770
Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Platters and Serveware
Chinese Export pseudo-tobacco-leaf pattern platter, circa 1770.
Six Canton Enamel Cup and Saucers
Antique 1750s Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Copper
Square, with incurved corners, the cups with a decoration in famille rose enamels of a landscape with a Chinese man lying against a rock talking to a Chinese man and Chinese boy, one...
Ancient Chinese Terracotta Warriors, 265 AD
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ceramics
Terracotta
A pair of ancient Chinese terracotta warriors, dating to the Western Jin dynasty, 265-316 AD. The figures stand defiantly, their right arms by their sides, their left raised and p...
Large Ancient Chinese Han Dynasty Terracotta Hu...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Antiquities
Terracotta
A large ancient Chinese Western Han Dynasty pottery hu, dating to 206 BC-9 AD. The body adorned with confident brushstrokes of green and white depicting a sinous dragon creeping a...
Ancient China Cargo Celadon Ware Dish, Late Yua...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Ceramics
Ceramic
The object comes with an international Certificate of Authenticity and independent appraisal of a court expert. Collection of eight Ancient Chinese monochrome glazed bowls of differ...
Chinese Han Dynasty Period Glazed Jar
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Han Ceramics
Terracotta
To view more of our inventory, visit Maison & Co.'s 1stdibs storefront. This is an exceptional Chinese glazed terra cotta vase or jar, known as 'Hu' from the Han dynasty period used...
Large Ancient Chinese Ming Dynasty Pottery Shri...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ceramics
A large Chinese pottery temple or shrine, dating to the Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century AD. Modelled in stoneware and covered with a green and yellow glaze. The recessed central c...
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