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A pierced white jade lotus-form parfumier, Qing Dynasty, 18th century, the fine openwork box with two 'Qilong' climbing around the sides of the domed cover, each section with lotus flowers surrounded by pierced foliage, the base supported on a narrow foot,
A Chinese copper red glazed covered box, Kangxi six character mark, late Qing, late 19th-early 20th century, exterior with good even bubble-suffused rich red glaze, interior and base glaze white, old fitted box, 5 x 8 cm
A Chinese copper-red glazed pot, Qianlong seal mark, early 20th century, with inverted mouth, all under a good even bubble-suffused rich liver red glaze stopping neatly around the foot, box and fitted stand, 12.3 x 20.5 cm
A Chinese blue and white censer pot. the straight-sided circular box with a single horizontal flute decoration near the rim, decorated in the Kangxi manner with a narrative comprising three figures in a fenced landscape setting, the underglaze blue with he
A Chinese dragon covered box. Well potted body raised on four low feet, decorated with confronting dragons contesting flaming pearls in wucai palette, six character Wanli mark to base. 12 x 24 x 15.5 cm
A cinnabar lacquer box and cover, (2), of circular form, the cover carved in relief with sages and attendants in a pavilion garden setting, the straight sides encircled with flowers and foliage, the base incised with an apocryphal six character mark of Qia
A wucai 'fish' box and cover, mark of Jiajing, (2), of squat rounded form, the domed cover and rounded sides painted in coloured enamels and underglaze blue with golden carp swimming among water weeds, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a s
19th century Chinese famille rose box. Scene of scholar, dignitary & monk. Harmony of classes. C.1862-1875, accompanied by certificate of antiquity from Joseph Chi Yeung Tse Antiquities & Collectables Hong Kong. Purchased 1980s. Tiny corner rim chip to lid
A 'famille-rose' circular box and cover mark of Guangxu, (2) the domed cover painted with a scene of boys at play in a garden setting within a 'millle-fleurs' border around the rim, and repeated on the rim of the shallow rounded sides painted with fruiting
A pair of 'famille-rose' wall vases seal marks of Qianlong, (2) each of double gourd form, painted with a landscape medallion below a smaller medallion of calligraphy, reserved on the overall turquoise ground decorated with bats and lotus scrolls, the base
A cinnabar lacquer box and cover mark of Qianlong, (2) of circular form, the domed cover carved in relief with two dragons pursuing a flaming pearl on a wave diaper ground, within a floral and angular scroll border repeated around the sides above a band of
A blue and white 'dragon and lotus' box and cover mark of Wanli of rectangular form with shallow rounded sides, the slightly raised top painted with two dragons confronted on a flaming pearl among ruyi -shaped clouds above crested waves and rocks, the side
A Chinese blue and white porcelain lidded box, modelled as a four tiered food box, decorated with prunus blossom on a 'cracked ice' ground, copper wire handles fitted to mounts to the sides. Height 17 cm
A blue and white box and cover mark of Jiajing of compressed globular form, the domed cover decorated with a central dragon and phoenix medallion within a frieze of flowering plants and rockwork repeated around the shallow rounded sides, the rims with band
A Chinese cinnabar covered box, later Qing Dynasty, late 19th century, the rectangular box and cover with a cushion profile, carved with figures in an auspicious landscape and pavilion setting in low relief upon a diaper ground, continuous floral borders t
A pair of 'famille-rose' bowls marks of Tongzhi each with steeply rounded sides and gilt edged lipped rim, painted on the exterior with a continuous lakeside landscape with figures and pavilions in garden settings and distant mountains, the base with a six
A Dehua censer Qing dynasty, 17th century of compressed globular form, supported on a short splayed foot, the sides set with two animal mask handles below the waisted mouth and everted rim, covered with an ivory tinted glaze, the base with impressed An Zhi
A large green-glazed stoneware jar, Han dynasty of ovoid form, the sides encircled with three horizontal raised bands and set with double loop handles springing from animal masks and with pendant rings, below a band of wavy combing at the base of the waist
Porcelain box and cover, cover of lobed, circular form, decorated in an inky underglaze blue with twin phoenix roundels to the the top and interior, floral windows and classic scrolls to the exterior, exposed porcelain burned reddish colour, diameter 24 cm
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