A fun late Qing earrly Republic of China splash glaze porcelain vase with a later glass top. 晚清 民国初 老 鼻烟壶 后盖.
Fine condition no damage. 6.5cm height no spoon.
A fine Qing (19th c.) agate snuff bottle with excellent hollowing and good form. Nice pink hardstone top with silver spoon. 晚清 玛瑙 鼻烟壶 掏的 很薄 有旧盖 代银瓢.
Fine condition, about 6cm height.
18th Century Yongzheng or Qianlong export famille rose plate. Little chips around the rim, no cracks. 22cm. Nice old example from 1700s. 雍正 粉采 出口 小盘.
Antique Chinese Qing dynasty Export Canton covered soup/bouillon set. Very fine and translucent porcelain. Nice paintings. Good condition no repairs, 6 cm high x 13.5 cm wide. 晚清民国初广采人物盖碗与堞一套三件 全美.
Late Qing Chinese export famille verte plate with women in panels. Fine condition, 17.5 cm diameter. 晚清民国初出口小盘 全美.
Antique Chinese Qing dynasty export cup and saucer in famille verte colors. Nice figural panels. Saucer 14 cm, cup 8.5 cm wide. Fine condition. 晚清民国初五采出口茶杯与堞 全美.
A cute small Chinese 19th century agate snuff bottle of rounded ovoid form. No top. 4.4cm high. 清末 民国初 瑪瑙 鼻烟壶.
A 19th century Guangxu period blue porcelain snuff bottle of precise cylindrical form. Later glass top, no spoon. 8 cm high, fine condition. Another fine Chinese antique at very reasonable price.
晚清 民国 早期 蓝地 鼻烟壶, 全美.
Nice 19th century abstract green swirl Peking glass snuff bottle. Blanks for these were traditionally made in Shandong Province so the glass is called Shandong glass. Fun newer glass top with no spoon. Flat ovoid form 8 cm high with top. Hard to find any genuine Chinese quality antique at this price.
清白玉小鼠挂件 Early Qing carved white jade mouse. The simple clean lines dates this to the early part of the Qing dynasty. Touches of snow flakes within the jade, very nice.
4.5 cm, no damage.
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Antique Yuen Ming white jade goose with goslin. A hint of celadon. Well carved simple graceful lines of the period. Nice snow flakes. 元明何田玉小鹅 飘雪花.
Very good condition with no damage. About 4 cm.
清白玉美人 手握扇子躺在叶上 早期. Antique Qing white jade toggle of lady with a fan (or recumbent courtesan as Watts calls her) on a leaf. She has the tiny bound feet of the era. This is a nice old white jade with very even texture and a tiny hint of celadon. Cf. Watts 'Chinese Jades from Han to Ching' p.125 where the face and general carving details are very similar to this listing...
Fun nephrite jade medicine spoon with well carved dragon head and a handle shaped like bamboo sections, Qing Guangxu or Republic period. Very classy way to dole out Chinese meds, usually in powder form. 晚清 民国 龙头 玉雕 药匙. 柄头 像 冬虫.
About 13.7 cm (5.7") long, very good condition no damage.
明或早清 玉雕小狗 Early Qing or Ming jade jade carving of a reclining dog. Nice use of jade texture to suggest fur, a method seen in the Song dynasty. Simple and graceful lines in a cute carving. Nice color seen against warm and neutral backgrounds.
45mm, very good condition with no damage...
晚清青花小瓷版砚屏 有木座. A small blue and white late Qing Guangxu period porcelain inkstone screen with opera figures in a nice old custom wooden stand with removeble back. It screens the mess around the inkstone from the person sitting across from a scholar official's an (案) table.
Stand 13" high x 8.5" wide x 4.5" deep. Plaque about 5" square. Both in very good condition with no damage.
道光粉采人物酒壶 A nice 19th century Daoguang famille rose covered teapot or wine pot with famous historical figures. Good painting typical of the period with thick enamel as seen in the detail pictures. Red mark of Daoguang on both the pot and the cover. Not imperial mark though. This type of pot is for individual use...
雍正粉彩山水大盘, 蛮有雍正雅气. 画工挺细. A lovely large 18th century (Yongzheng) period famille rose basin. It has a quiet uncluttered landscape scene characteristic of the Yongzheng under-stated taste. Very fine detail well painted. Nice thick enamel typical of the period (see detail pictures).
15" diameter x 3.25" high...
19th century antique famille rose wine cup with cute horses. Mark of Tongzhi. Maybe not imperial kiln, but a very nice little cup of the Tongzhi period. Very nice example of the use of abstract exaggeration in Chinese art. The Chinese wine cups and scholar objects are small but sometimes exquisitely decorated. In this case the abstract design facilitated a single brushstroke for each thick enamel color patch on the horses. The result is this bold and very engaging scene on a little cup...