Tell Hassuna Syria | bowl (ca.5,500BCE).
The Song Dynasty of China (960 - 1280 AD) produced some excellent work in ceramics.
Lovely Japanese Vintage Kutani Porcelain Kogo/ Covered Box Signed See our "Red-or "aka" Board for more red gift ideas for Valentines day!
Raku Teabowl - Raku Chojiro (died 1589) the first generation of Japan’s most famous family of ceramic artists represented today by Raku Kichizaemon (born 1949) the 15th generation in the lineage.http://www.etsy.com/shop/corylum
Very fine Japanese porcelain - Hirado ware.
Japanese Shino flower-molded bowl, Meiji period 19-20th century
Chinese Black Glaze Vase, Jin period, black glazed wine jar with green hue along base, tall cylindrical body with small top opening. Height 9 in., Width 6 in.
Large, possibly antique, Korean glazed pottery jar; of ovoid form with a loop handle low on body, with several concentric bands and incised characters to top (h: 15").
Persia | Safavid Blue and White Bottle Vase (ca.17th Century).
A CELADON CRACKLE-GLAZED 'GARLIC-NECK' VASE 18TH/19TH CENTURY The vase is of tapering form with a waisted neck below the bulbous mouth. The glaze is of a greyish-green tone with irregular crackles throughout. 14¾ in high
Dish with Eight Buddhist Treasures, Yuan dynasty (1271–1368), 14th century, China. Silver.
A Slip-inlaid Buncheong Stoneware Cosmetic Box JOSEON DYNASTY (15TH - 16TH CENTURY)
Stoneware (Longquan ware) tea bowl (5.2 x 13.0 cm), Chinese Southern Song Dynasty.
Property From a Private Collection A Rare Molded Blue and White Barbed Rim Dish Yuan Dynasty, 14th Century Estimate: 200,000 - 300,000 USD
Lungquan glazed vase with flaring rim and footed base (China, ca,18/19th C), ribbing along neck and body (h: 9.75 x w: 6").
Kenzan-style tea bowl with design of cherry blossoms Early to mid-19th century Ogata Kenzan , (Japanese, 1663-1743) Edo period Buff clay; white slip, iron pigment, and enamels under transparent lead glaze H: 8.3 W: 11.3 cm Tokyo, Japan
Southern Song (1127–1279)–Yuan (1271–1368) dynasty.
China (ca.18/19th C), Lungquan-ware makeup box with an incised bird on cover, geometric forms bordering central scene (h: 1.5 x w: 3.5 in).
Antique Japanese, cobalt blue, floral pattern porcelain tile panel (detail, ca.1875).
Celadon porcelain censer with floral carved design (diam: 17cm).
Longquan Celadon porcelain bowl, China Ming Dynasty (diam: 19.5cm).
Chinese Song-Dynasty Yaozhou Celadon Covered Dish | The bowl, which is of compressed globular shape, is covered with a crackle-suffused glaze of greyish green color, the domed cover molded to depict blossoming flowers, raised on short foot ring, 3.25"H X 3.875"D, circa Song Dynasty and of the period.
19-century Pottery making, Sturbridge Village, MA | Literature & video on tools, materials, local ancestral potters, and much more.
4th century Chinese | Dragons were placed in a tomb, providing a means to get to heaven. Ceramic dragons were also modeled in times of drought: "When the dragon appears, then wind and rain arise to escort him."