Song Figurine of a Dog – Qingbai

Chinese Qingbai ceramic Figure of a Dog, Song Dynasty
An extremely rare Qingbai glazed molded stoneware figurine of a dog. Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279).
Condition: restorated, see photos.

Molded figures of this time you can also find at Christie’s Auction.

Height: ca 7 cm

Carved Song Dish – Celadon

Fine Carved Celadon Dish, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1126)
A shallow dish with carved floral motifs, raised on a short foot rim.
Provenance: Bonhams Auction London, Asian Art, Monday 7 November 2016, Lot 166
Perfect condition, only the typical traces of production and age.

Diameter: ca. 14 cm

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Jianyao Song Bowl – Hare’s Fur

Rare Chinese Jianyao Bowl – Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)
The bowl is covered inside with a lustrous blackish-brown glaze finely streaked with russet ‘hare’s fur’ markings flowing from the russet band below the rim.
Black tea bowls, in contrast to the celadon vessels of the earlier Tang dynasty, became fashionable and were made at a number of kilns in northern and southern China, including the Jian kilns of Fujian. Dated by Bonhams London.

A similar bowl you can see at Christie’s Auction: Sale 14608 | The Pavilion Sale – Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art | 4 April 2017,  Hong Kong

Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production (glaze error inside) and use.

Diameter: ca. 12 cm
Height: ca. 7 cm

Longquan Song Bowl – Celadon

Chinese Longquan Celadon Bowl with Relief – Northern Song Dynasty (960-1126)Similar bowls are found on the Jepara Shipwreck 1998 in the Java Sea – chinese Northern Song Ceramic, approx. 1100.
Excellent condition, only the typical traces of production and age – see photos.

Diameter: ca. 15,5 cm
Height: ca. 6 cm

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Small Song Dynasty Brush Washer

Antique Chinese Ceramic Brushwasher, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)
Nice small brush washer made in great shape!
Very good condition – one chip at rim, further only the typical traces of production and use – see photos.

Diameter: ca. 6,5 cm
Height: ca. 3,5 cm

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Small Song Dynasty Kendi

Antique Chinese Ceramic Kendi, Song Dynasty (960-1279)
Small Kendi made in great shape!
Excellent condition – no chips, cracks ore hairlienes – please see the photos for details.

Height: ca. 8,5 cm

Ding Ware Song Bowl – Celadon

Fine Chinese Ding Ware Celadon Bowl – Northern Song Dynasty (960-1126)
Bowl of widely flared slightly conical form. It was a common practice of the potters at the Ding kilns in Hebei province to fire their bowls and dishes upside down in order to prevent warping of the thin walls. This method necessitated that the rims be wiped clean of glaze.
Provenance: from a dutch collector who bought it December 1974 at Sothebys Amsterdam / Mak van Waay.
Perfect condition, only the typical traces of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 17,5 cm
Height: ca. 5,5 cm

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Qingbai Song Bowl – Carved

Fine Chinese Qingbai Celadon Bowl – Northern Song Dynasty (960-1126)
Bowl of widely flared slightly conical form, carved to the interior with stylized clouds, applied overall with a light bluish-green glaze.
Provenance: from a dutch collector who bought it December 1974 at Sothebys Amsterdam / Mak van Waay – No. 1137
Perfect condition, only the typical traces of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 18 cm

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Longquan Song/Yuan Bowl – Celadon

Chinese Longquan Celadon Bowl – Song / Yuan
Excellent condition, only the typical traces of production and use – see photos.

Diameter: ca. 160 mm
Height: ca. 60 mm

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12th C. Northern Song Bowl – Carved

Excellent 12th Century chinese Song Dynasty Bowl with Stand
From the Jepara Wreck, 1998 found in the Java Sea, chinese Northern Song Ceramic ca. 1100 – more then 900 years old.
Excellent condition. 3 tiny glaze-chips at the rim, further only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 170 mm
Height: ca. 65 mm

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Jianyao Song Bowl – Bronze Streaks

Extremly Rare Chinese Jianyao Bowl – Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)
The bowl is inside and outside with a lustrous blackish-brown glaze of strong streaks covered, imitating bronze.
Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production and use.

A similar bowl you can see here: http://www.alaintruong.com/archives/2015/05/17/32072367.html

Diameter: ca. 120 mm
Height: ca. 65 mm

Jianyao Song Bowl – Hare’s Fur

Extremly Rare Chinese Jianyao Bowl – Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)
The bowl is covered inside with a lustrous blackish-brown glaze finely streaked with russet ‘hare’s fur’ markings flowing from the russet band below the rim.
Black tea bowls, in contrast to the celadon vessels of the earlier Tang dynasty, became fashionable and were made at a number of kilns in northern and southern China, including the Jian kilns of Fujian.
Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 115 mm
Height: ca 65 mm

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Yueyao Song Bowl – Celadon

Rare Celadon Yueyao Bowl with shallow rounded sides – Song Dynasty
Condition: 3 hairlines – further only the typical traces of production.
See also: Christie’s Amsterdam May 2006, Lot 49

Diameter: 155 mm
Height: 60 mm

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12th C. Northern Song Bowl

Excellent antique 12th Century chinese Song Dynasty Porcelain Bowl
From the Jepara Wreck, 1998 found in the Java Sea, chinese Northern Song Ceramic  ~1100
Excellent condition. Only 1 tiny chip at the rim, two on the foot rim.

Diameter: ca. 155 mm = ca. 6,0 inches

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12th C. Northern Song Bowl – Celadon

Excellent antique 12th Century chinese Song Dynasty Celadon Porcelain Bowl
From the Jepara Wreck, 1998 found in the Java Sea, chinese Northern Song Ceramic  ~1100
Excellent condition. Only 1 tiny chip at the rim.

Diameter: ca. 170 mm = ca. 6,8 inches

12th C. Northern Song Bowl

Excellent antique 12th Century chinese Song Dynasty Porcelain Bowl
From the Jepara Wreck, 1998 found in the Java Sea, chinese Northern Song Ceramic  ~1100
Excellent condition. Only 1 tiny chip at the rim, one on the foot rim.

Diameter: ca. 160 mm = ca. 6,2 inches