An antique blue and white kendi vase, Qing Dynasty, late 18th century, of typical bulbous form with a slender neck, flattened spout and mammary spout, decorated with freely executed floral and arabesque bands to the body between lappet borders and palm dec
A rare elephant form blue and white kendi, late Ming dynasty, 17th century, 19 cm high. Exhibited: 'Oriental trade ceramics in South East Asia, 10th-16th C.', National Gallery Victoria; art gallery of South Australia and art gallery of NSW, 1980, Cat.no. 6
Two 'famille-rose' kendi Qing dynasty, 18th century one decorated with floral scrolls on a blue ground between formal borders; the other with vertical panels of flower sprays on alternating colour grounds, the necks with upright stiff leaves (2), 21 cm hig
Two blue white kendi Ming dynasty, Wanli period one decorated with a figure seated in a lakeside garden; the other with alternating panels of prancing horses and floral sprigs (2), 20.5 cm high; 19 cm high
An antique Chinese blue and white kendi vase Qing Dynasty, late 18th century, of typical bulbous form with a slender neck, flattened spout and mammary spout, decorated with freely executed floral and arabesque bands to the body between lappet borders and p
A Japanese sterling silver cocktail shaker. Mid 20th century, marked sterling and with Chinese character marks for 'Pure silver' as used by both Korea and Japan, and mark of Nambu, the baluster shaped shaker with an elegant 'C' form handle and detachable h
A fine large Kangxi shipwreck blue and white kendi. Qing dynasty, circa 1690, unknown shipwreck, in the manner of Vung Tau cargo wares, the kendi of compressed globular form with vertical fluting and an applied mammary spout, the neck with a lipped rim, an
Chinese white-ware kendi and jar. Song or Yuan dynasty, probably Dehua kiln. Collection late Robert James Whitelaw - collection formed c.1969-73 on diplomatic postings. Height 12.5 cm. (kendi) height 10.5 cm. (jar)
A gilt decorated blue-glazed kendi Qing dynasty, 18th century, of globular form surmounted by a tall trumpet neck, and set on the shoulders with a bulbous spout, decorated in gilding on the ground of deep blue tone, 24.5 cm high
Chinese provincial blue and white kendi, Ming dynasty, with ribbed body, floral decoration to the shoulder. Height 16.5 cm. Provenance: purchased in Bali circa 1970s. Graeme and Jacquie Storm Collection
A Chinese kendi ewer, of typical kendi form with a bulbous body and mammary spout, straight neck and a flared and compressed rim, strongly decorated in emerald and iron red on a beige crackle ground with a continuous scene of a fiery dragons, below a flora
A blue and white kendi, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi period the globular body surmounted by a slender slightly waisted neck with broad everted brownedged rim, and set with a bulbous spout on one side, boldly painted with two phoenix in flight amongst flowering peo
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