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Pair of Petite Chinese Famille Rose Rooster Jars, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
During the 18th century, Europeans provided an eager market for Chinese export porcelain, especially the colorful and fanciful ware known as “famille rose.” Named for a palette of op...
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Dragon and Phoenix Yingcai Tea Cup, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
Tea drinking has been an integral part of Chinese culture for centuries, resulting in a wide range of social customs and material traditions. In addition to tea leaves, water, and he...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Famille Rose Soup Tureen with Scholars' Objects, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
During the 18th century, Europeans provided an eager market for Chinese export porcelain, especially the colorful and fanciful ware known as “famille rose.” Named for a palette of op...
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Antique Pair of Japanese Handpainted Pink Porcelain Lamps with Silver Shades
Located in Toronto, ON
This pair of antique Japanese porcelain lamps are extremely rare and valuable not only for their artistry but for their beautiful uncommon pink color. Pottery and porcelain are one o...
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Japanese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Metal

Large Antique Early 20th Century Vietnamese Blue Martaban Jar with Raised Motifs
Located in Yonkers, NY
An antique Vietnamese large blue Martaban jar from the early 20th century, with raised motifs. Created during the early 20th century, this large bue Martaban vase is adorned with a s...
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Vietnamese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Pair of Petite Chinese Famille Rose Ginger Jars, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
During the 18th century, Europeans provided an eager market for Chinese export porcelain, especially the colorful and fanciful ware known as “famille rose.” Named for a palette of op...
Category

Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Gourd Offering Fruit
Located in Chicago, IL
Alongside spiritual icons and incense burners, altars used for ancestor worship were ritually laden with offerings of food and ripe fruits. Known as an offering fruit, this ceramic g...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Chinese Art Deco Persimmon Vase with White Cranes, circa 1920s
Located in Chicago, IL
Drawing on the enduring phoenix tail form that dates to China’s Bronze Age, this porcelain vase from the 1920s exhibits the sinuous lines and gilded refinement that helped to define ...
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Chinese Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Art Deco Persimmon Vase with White Cranes, circa 1920s
Located in Chicago, IL
Drawing on the enduring phoenix tail form that dates to China’s Bronze Age, this porcelain vase from the 1920s exhibits the sinuous lines and gilded refinement that helped to define ...
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Chinese Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Magpie Egg Jar, c. 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
Unlike ceramics decorated with underglazing, this vase was painted after it was fired. This technique enabled the artist to build up areas and experiment with texture, visible in the...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Antique Chinese Porcelain Jars
Located in New York, NY
Antique Chinese covered porcelain jars with various images including swans on two jars and babies on a third jar. Priced individually. From Shanxi province, circa 1900. Dimensions: ...
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Chinese Antique Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Japanese "Mountain House" Treasure
Located in Shelburne, VT
From our recent Japanese Acquisition Travels Extraordinary treasure find from a Japanese Private collection- "House of the People" Japan, a one-of-a-kind large artisan handcrafted ...
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Japanese Showa Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Chinese Vase as Lamp
Located in Norwood, NJ
Orange and white vase as lamp, featuring Koi fish amongst seaweed. Applied gilt Foo Dog handles. Colorful famille rose images. 20" to top of vase.
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain, Wood

Chinese Footed Offering Bowl with Gathering of Immortals, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
This colorful porcelain bowl dates to c. 1900 and was originally used as a serving dish for ritual offerings, placed before a home altar and piled high with fruit, baked goods, and o...
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Chinese Qing Antique Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Famille Rose Rooster Baluster Jar, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
During the 18th century, Europeans provided an eager market for Chinese export porcelain, especially the colorful and fanciful ware known as “famille rose.” Named for a palette of op...
Category

Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Buddha's Hand Citron Offering Fruit
Located in Chicago, IL
Alongside spiritual icons and incense burners, altars used for ancestor worship were ritually laden with offerings of food and ripe fruits. Known as an offering fruit, this ceramic B...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Meiji Period Porcelain Vases
Located in Newport Beach, CA
An elegant pair of hand-painted, parcel gilt, turn-of-the-century, Japanese vases on petal form feet. Each featuring images of calligraphy sets amidst flowering branches and birds.
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Japanese Antique Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Provincial Chinese Salt Jar, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
Originally used for salt pickling foods in a provincial kitchen, this early 20th century stoneware jar from southern China is coated inside and out with a dark brown glaze. The jar h...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Early 20th Century Chinese Blue and White Rice Bowl
Located in Chicago, IL
This late 19th century footed bowl would have been offered by Chinese traders traveling along the Silk Road in exchange for spices or gems. The Chinese artisans who hand-painted it w...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Japan Grand Burner-Perfume
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Satsuma-Yaki Japan Grand Burner-Perfume Porcelain from the Meiji Era (1868-1912). Measures: H 34cm, W 28cm, D 25cm.
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Japanese Meiji Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Glazed Ceramic Pottery Guardian Ancestor Roof Tile Qing Figure on Horse
Located in Studio City, CA
A fantastic piece. Wonderfully glazed and colored work of a seated man with brightly colored robes riding a mythical galloping horse. We believe this is Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) ...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Early 20th Century Glazed Pantry Jar with Lid
Located in Chicago, IL
A dark glaze coats the rounded form of this squat kitchen vessel, cloaking the exterior with a glossy shine. The early 20th century jar was once used for storing food in a Qing-dynas...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Fantastic Japanese Kutani Charger Figures and Scenes of Daily Life
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Large and very detailed piece. Condition Overall condition perfect in wooden box. Size: 315 mm Period Meji Period: circa 1900
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Japanese Meiji Antique Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Japanese Porcelain Floor Vase
Located in Woodbury, CT
Bright yellow ground decorated with exotic birds and flowers. Dark blue and green bands also decorated. Bright white interior. Marked NIPPON on the underside. The flared open top is ...
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Japanese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Large Chinese Early 20th Century Sang De Boeuf Vase on Rosewood Stand
Located in Hudson, NY
This large vase made in China during the first three decades of the 20th century is of a lovely deep Sang De Boeuf color. Ox Blood in the English language, this opaque deep red color...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Cloisonné Box on Bun Feet with Hinged Lid, Late Qing Dynasty, circa 1900
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a good Chinese cloisonné box with a hinged lid and floral decoration which we date to the late Qing Dynasty, circa 1900. The rectangular box is raised on four small bun fe...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Japanese Kyoto Ware Vase Attributed to Ninsei
Located in Atlanta, GA
An elegant vase made in Kyoto, Japan, circa 1920s. With a graceful elongated Mei-Ping form, it was likely used as a flower holder during the tea ceremony. The stoneware body has an i...
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Japanese Japonisme Vintage Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Earthenware Kendi with Raised Design. Lampung Sumatra. Early to Mid-20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Earthenware Kendi with Raised Design. Lampung Sumatra. Early to Mid-20th Century. Kendi are pouring and drinking vessels found throughout Southeast Asia since ancient times. They are...
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Indonesian Tribal Vintage Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Earthenware

Chinese Export Prunus Vase Lamp, circa 1900
Located in Lucenec, SK
A large Chinese blue and white porcelain prunus vase lamp, on wood base. No hairline, no restoration. The height of the vase is about 25cm. Traces of usage and aging. Vase alone meas...
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Brass

Chinese Springtime Baluster Jar, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
Sculpted in a traditional Chinese baluster jar form, this elegant early 20th-century jar is adorned with a scene of magpies flitting between branches covered in cherry blossoms. Rega...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Pair of Large Japanese Vases, Meiji Era
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Pair of large Japanese vases, Meiji era, circa 1900 Measures: H: 79 cm, W: 29 cm.
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Japanese Meiji Antique Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Green Canton Apothecary Jar
Located in Chicago, IL
In traditional Chinese healing, medicine alone could not cure a person’s illness. A physician would strive to balance a patient's vital energy, their yin and yang, as a person is bel...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Chinese Famille Rose Sanxing Tea Leaf Jar, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
This porcelain jar is decorated in a style of overglaze enameling known as "famille rose." Sometimes referred to as "yangcai" or "foreign colors," the famille rose style emerged duri...
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

19th Century Japanese Satsuma Style Porcelain Tea Set 27pcs Pot Richly Decorated
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
This add is for 27 pieces. Unusual and very detailed pieces with butterfly in original box. Marked on base. Porcelain in Satsuma style 5-7-18-zwa-3114p Condition: Overall c...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Tea Service in Celadon Porcelain and Silver-Plated Metal, 1920's
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Tea service composed of six cups in fine Indochinese porcelain. The celadon-color cups are adorned with floral and bird’s motifs painted inside white-backgrounded cartouches. The han...
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Chinoiserie Vintage Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Steel

Chinese Porcelain Plaque Landscape Figures Boats in Qianjiang Style, 190
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Framed Qianjiang plaque. 1900s-1930s most likely. On the back there is writing "these are special brought back from China 1930 by Noonaa & Nunc" Provenance: Private London coll...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Japanese Late Meiji Imari Porcelain Lidded Tea Caddy
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A stunning Japanese Meiji period porcelain Imari pattern lidded tea caddy or ginger jar dating from circa 1900-1910. The small rounded jar has a ribbed shaped body with its original ...
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Japanese Meiji Antique Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Famille Rose Ginger Jar with Scholars' Objects, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
During the 18th century, Europeans provided an eager market for Chinese export porcelain, especially the colorful and fanciful ware known as “famille rose.” Named for a palette of op...
Category

Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Pomegranate Offering Fruit
Located in Chicago, IL
Alongside spiritual icons and incense burners, altars used for ancestor worship were ritually laden with offerings of food and ripe fruits. Known as an offering fruit, this ceramic p...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Porcelain Famille Verte Cabbage Leaf and Butterfly Coffee or Tea Cup and Saucer
Located in New York, NY
A very beautiful and rare porcelain Famille Verte cabbage leaf and butterfly pattern coffee or tea cup and saucer set, circa early 20th century, Chinese Export. Porcelain is covered ...
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Antique Japanese Tokkuri Sake Shochu Soju Bottle Stoneware Pottery Jug Landscape
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique Japanese ceramic tokkuri or sake bottle with a blue painted landscape.   
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Japonisme Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Large Antique Chinese Craquel Famille Rose Vase, 19th-Early 20th Century
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A stunning and large antique Chinese vase hand painted in the Famille rose palette over a craquelure ground with moulded bands separating the painted scenes into three continuous sce...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Decorative Pair of Chinese Export "Ho Ho" Boys
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Pair of Famille Verte style Chinese export "Ho Ho" boys.
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Antique Japanese Brown Oil Jar with Weathered Appearance and Irregular Shape
Located in Yonkers, NY
An antique Japanese brown oil jar from the early 20th century, with weathered appearance and irregular shape. Our eye is immediately drawn to the interesting shape of this Japanese o...
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Japanese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Pottery

Chinese Famille Rose Ginger Jar with Ancient Censers, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
Beautifully commemorated on this oval ginger jar, censers have been used for thousands of years in Chinese culture as a part of funeral rites or prayer offerings. Filled with dried a...
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Meiji Imari Celadon Fish Plate, by Fukagawa III
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Meiji Imari Celadon Fish Plate, by Fukagawa III A fine example, well decorated, Marked, circa 1890 This examples measures 11-Inches wide x 9.75-Inches high. Part of a collection o...
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Japanese Meiji Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Early 20th Century Chinese Celadon Pottery Koi Fish Plate 4 Character Reign Mark
Located in Atlanta, GA
Early 20th century Chinese celadon round pottery plate with koi fish. Four character underglazed Reign mark.
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Chinese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Celadon, Porcelain

Early 20th Century Imari Japanese Plate
Located in Washington, DC
Imari Japanese plate with scalloped edge detail. Navy, orange, gold and white porcelain.
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Japanese Japonisme Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Japanese Green Ceramic Vase, circa 1920
Located in Stamford, CT
Japanese green painted vase from Kyoto detailed with molded dragons, circa 1920.  
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Taisho Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Chinese Peony Ginger Jar, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
This ginger jar dates to the early 20th century and features rounded sides and high shoulders that curve in towards a narrow mouth. Painted with expressive brushwork in a palette of ...
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Antique Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Lidded Ginger Jar Floral Bird Urn
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique Chinese famille rose porcelain lidded ginger jar or pot decorated with a bird on a branch, butterfly, and calligraphy. Measure: 12".  
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Chinoiserie Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Japanese Meiji Blue and White Scalloped Charger with Fans, Phoenix and Birds
Located in Miami, FL
REDUCED FROM $650....Beautiful Meiji Period blue and white Japanese Imari Charger with medallions depicting different scenes and subjects. The scalloped large medallion on left depic...
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Japanese Japonisme Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic, Porcelain

Two Vintage Chinese Porcelain Vases, Early 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
This object is shipped from Italy. Under existing legislation, any object in Italy created over 70 years ago by an artist, designer or craftsman who has died requires a license for e...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Pair of Chinese Sancai Altar Fu Dogs, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
Although these fu dogs may look wicked - with their fearsome expressions and piercing gaze - they're actually benevolent guardians of the home. Also known as shizi, pair of fu dog li...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Chinese Famille Rose Soup Tureen with Children in Garden, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
This early 20th century covered jar takes its rounded shape from serving tureens used to serve soups and stews. Contrasted by a crisp white field, the lid and sides are decorated wit...
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Chinese Chinese Export Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Kutani Japanese Porcelain Sleeping Kitten circa 1920s Handmade Hand Painted
Located in Tustin, CA
Very precious Kutani Japanese fine porcelain figurine of a curled up, peacefully sleeping little kitten is lavishly hand painted in 24-karat gold and features a large orange and gold...
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Japanese Taisho Vintage Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

20th Century Blanc de Chine Guanyin
Located in Houston, TX
An early 20th century signed Chinese Blanc de Chine Guanyin (Quan Yin) styled in a ruched robe, Buddha crown, holding a cloud septor and seated on a pedestal with four lion dogs.
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Chinese Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Pair of 1920s Japanese Taishō Blue and White Porcelain Lamps on Lucite Bases
Located in Atlanta, GA
A pair of Japanese Taisho period blue and white porcelain table lamps from the early 20th century, mounted on lucite bases. Created in Japan during the first quarter of the 20th cent...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain, Lucite