Attractive Chinese Bowl from Song Dynasty

Conical Chinese Bowl from Song-Dynasty Guan Typ

Chinese Bowl from Song-Dynasty Guan Typ

Chinese Bowl from Song-Dynasty Guan Typ

 

Conical bowl from the Southern Song Dynasty 11.-12. Jhdt. So-called greenware in Guan style with craquelure. White-grey with greenish tone, most green at bottom.

Diameter 17,7 cm, height: 5,2 cm, good condition, no cracks or fissures.

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Qingdao Photo Street with Hotel Kiaotschou, 1902

Old Qingdao Photo Street with Hotel Kiaotschou

Antique Qingdao photo depicting the Hotel Kiautschou. Street-scene with Chinese pedestrians.

6,4 x 4,2 inches (15,8 x 10,7 cm). There was a small 4 mm tear at the lower edge which has been professionally repaired. Authentic photo from 1902.

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Leisure Seal by Jin Cheng, Qing Dynasty. 金城篆刻

Antique Chinese Leisure Seal by Jin Cheng, Qing Dynasty 1911

Qing Dynasty: Attractive old Chinese stone seal by the important painter, calligrapher and seal carver Jin Cheng 金城 (1878 – 1967). The seal has been carved in 1911.

4 characters as actual seal: 岂长贫贱 qi chang pinjian ( How long does one need to stay poor and lowly? The line is from an old erotic novel„Lan shi qiguan“ – 古典色情小说《浪史奇观》).

Side engraving with name and date June 1911.
32 x 23 x 36 mm, good condition.

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Antique Chinese carved Boxwood Card Case

Antique Chinese export Cantonese Boxwood carved Card Case

China, and of 19th – beginning of 20th century: Decorative carved boxwood card case.

The whole box intricately detailed with many levels of figures in domestic and pagoda scenes with elaborate foliate and floral ornaments.

The face all with individual, strong expressions.
11,5 cm 7,5 cm ( 4,6 x 3 inches). Repair at one side of the lid (not easy to see), otherwise good condition.

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China: Qing Dynasty Bourse. Embroidery

China: Qing Dynasty Bourse. Embroidery: “Nice Chinese silk – cotton wallet from the Qing Dynasty period. Embroidered pattern of children and flowers.

Qing Dynasty Bourse
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There is still the seal of Chinese authorities attached to confirm that it was allowed to be exported. Authentic, no remake.

Site: 4.5 x 4.2 inches.

Very fine condition, no faults.

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China Boxer Rebellion Postcard 1900

China Boxer Rebellion Postcard 1900

Vintage postcard from 1900 with portraits of General von Hoepfner, Major v. Madei, Major Christ and Major v. Kronheim.

Left and right of the portraits a German marine and a soldier with uniform for China can be found.

Used as postcard in 1900.

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collect.at Antiques and unique Collectibles Postcard to Military Attaché in Tokyo, 1903

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Postcard to Military Attaché in Tokyo, 1903: “Vintage postcard sent to the Imperial & Royal Dragoon, Mr. Erwin Franz, at the Imperial Austrian-Hungarian Embassy in Tokyo.

In Japan a label has been attached “ Military Legate Austrian Hungarian Military Office “. 2 different Tokyo arrival marks. Fine condition, scarce.”

Postcard to Military Attaché in Tokyo
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Visiting the Viceroy from Jinan-Fu. Chinese Vintage postcard

Old China: Visiting the Viceroy from Jinan-Fu. Vintage postcard

 

 

Imperial China: b/w postcard „ Gouverneur Truppel (!) beim Vicekoenig in Tsinanfu”. (Governor’s delegation visiting the viceroy of Jinan-fu).

The image shows Chinese and western politicians and military men, the werstern are most probably Germans.

Unused postcard distributed by Johs. Geschke, Tsingtau.

Minor wear.

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余任天 Yu Rentian Leisure Seal

Yu Rentian Leisure Seal

 

Attractive Shou-shan –stone seal, engraved by the seal carver 余任天 Yu Rentian.

Yu Rentian (1908-1984) was a very famous Chinese painter and one of the most important members of the Zhejiang-School.

A seal 4 characters are engraved: 洱海边上 Er hai bian shang (near the Er-river and the sea)

Side engraving with date (summer 1948) and name of the artist 戊子夏 任天.

16 x 16 x 40 mm, good condition.

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余任天( 1908 一1984 ) ,字天庐,浙江诸暨人,

是新浙派绘画的重要奠基者和代表人物之一,

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