18 mai 2011

An unusual white stoneware flask in the form of a leather pouch. Liao Dynasty, 10th Century.

An unusual white stoneware flask in the form of a leather pouch. Liao Dynasty, 10th Century. Photo Sotheby's the lower part of oval section, the upper part terminating in a flat bracket-lobed flange and tubular spout with everted lip, the flange enclosed by a raised border and pierced with a hole surrounded by an incised heart-shaped motif, the narrow sides outlined by applied bands of clay to simulate sewn gussets, the near-white stoneware covered with a white slip and a transparent ivory-tinged glaze, leaving the flat base... [Lire la suite]
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16 mai 2010

Liao dynasty dish with "sancai" glaze & Qing dynasty sancai-glazed pottery model of a dragon as roof tile

A large, deep dish with "sancai" glaze, China, Liao dynasty (907-1125) © 2010 Nagel - Auction the beige white high fired clay body is covered with a star-like motif in a pale honey coloured, green and white glaze (sancai," three colour glaze") over a whitish slip. D. 29,2 cm. Estimate (EUR) 5000. Unsold Provenance: Ehemals Sammlung des Toguri Museum of Art, Japan - Vgl. Egami 'Three Colour Ware', nos. 81/82 - Krahl 'Chinese ceramics from the Meiyintang Collection', Vol. I no. 310 A... [Lire la suite]
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08 mai 2010

A parcel-gilt 'silver dragon' bowl. Liao Dynasty, dated by inscription to AD 1026

A parcel-gilt 'silver dragon' bowl. Liao Dynasty, dated by inscription to AD 1026. photo Bonhams With deep rounded sides rising from a flat base, the interior chased with a writhing dragon amidst cloud scrolls against a finely ring-punched ground, partially encircled by the raised twenty-two character inscription on the base, the steep sides with a border of stylised leafy blooms, all below a beaded rim, the interior partially gilt on the details. 17.6cm (7in) diam. Estimate: £15,000 - 20,000, HK$ 180,000 - 240,000... [Lire la suite]
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12 mars 2010

Gold Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections @ Christie's NY

An important and very rare gold 'winged' cup. Western Han dynasty, 3rd-2nd century BC. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2010 The deep oval cup raised on a flat foot of conforming outline, with a pair of everted flange handles of shaped outline flaring slightly upward from the rim and engraved on top with angular scrolls reserved on a ground of fine parallel lines; 4¾ in. (12 cm.) long, box. Wt. 252.4 g. Estimate: $800,000 - $1,200,000 Provenance: A.W. Bahr Collection, Weybridge, England.Edna Bahr, Connecticut, late 1960s. ... [Lire la suite]
08 janvier 2010

Earrrings, gold, Liao dynasty, 10th century

Earrrings, gold, Liao dynasty, 10th century © Xanadu Gallery Xanadu Gallery. 140 Maiden Lane San Francisco 94108 California, USA - Tel: (415) 392-9999 - Fax: (415) 984-5856 - Email: MVargas@XanaduGallery.us
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24 septembre 2009

Liao Dynasty (1085-1094A.D.), Da An yuanbao 大安元寳 "Long An"

Liao Dynasty (1085-1094A.D.), Da An yuanbao 大安元寳 "Long An" EF 225 USD @ lindascoin Note: Da An 大安 est le quatrième nianhao de Yelü Hongqi, l'empereur Daozong des Liao (1055-1101). Il n'existe que des Da An yuanbao. Ces monnaies sont généralement de facture très médiocre.  (www.transiart.com)
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13 septembre 2009

Liao Dynasty 1055-1064A.D. Qing Ning Tong Bao VF

Liao Dynasty (1055-1064A.D.) Qing Ning Tong Bao VF 65 USD @ lindascoin
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13 septembre 2009

Liao Dynasty 1075-1084A.D. Da Kang Tong Bao VF

Liao Dynasty (1075-1084A.D.) Da Kang Tong Bao VF 55 USD @ lindascoin
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13 septembre 2009

Liao Dynasty 1055-1064A.D. Qing Ning Tong Bao XF

Liao Dynasty (1055-1064A.D.) Qing Ning Tong Bao XF 85 USD  @ lindascoin
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12 septembre 2009

Liao Dynasty, 1095-1101A.D., ShouChang Yuan Bao

Liao Dynasty, 1095-1101A.D., ShouChang Yuan Bao Star in between two legs of Yuan VF. 150 USD  @ lindascoin
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