Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Oriental Porcelain

Chinese Quing Era Vase, now wired as a Lamp 19th Century

Chinese Quing Era Vase, now wired as a Lamp 19th Century

Chinese Quing era vase, now wired as a lamp. 19th century. An everlasting favorite, Chinese blue and white porcelain always beautifully compliments a formal or country setting. This example incorporates and a vining tendril ground, diaper work bands, the double...

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Late 18th century Chinese export porcelain oval platter

Late 18th century Chinese export porcelain oval platter

Late 18th century Chinese export porcelain oval platter with later so-called "clobbered" Dutch floral decoration in Chinese red and gilt. Rare Fitzhugh pattern! An exceedingly rare type, the Dutch embellishment, being hand-drawn, and re-fired to preserve it. Length 16...

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Chinese shallow serving bowls

Chinese shallow serving bowls

Chinese shallow serving bowls, 18th or 19th century, famille rose type. The scalloped flange on the rims has diaper work borders which surrounds the bowls with medallions of floral decorations, predominantly in green and red tones.The bowl at right has a butterfly at...

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Ginger jar south, China

Ginger jar south, China

Ginger jar south, China, about 100 years old, this hand formed pot, and a soft green glaze is now wired as a lamp with a pierced wooden base and wooden cap. Pleated shade. Complete. H. 21.5", base 8", shade d. 15". $250 complete.

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Large Chinese ginger jar

Large Chinese ginger jar

Large Chinese ginger jar From the mid 1800s. This is hand decorated with vining tendrils under the double happiness symbol. All hand painted in a soft gray blue on a white porcelain ground. No repairs. Later wood lid. Height 9 inches width 9 1/2 inches. $385....

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Chinese decorated ovoid jar, late Qing.

Chinese decorated ovoid jar, late Qing.

Chinese decorated ovoid jar, late Qing. Late 19th century. In cobalt blue on celadon, an exotic bird rests in a tree peony. Complete with shade and carved wood base now wired as a lamp. Height 26 inches with 15 inches. Jar height only 13 inches diameter of the jars 8...

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Chinese cobalt blue on celadon ovoid jar

Chinese cobalt blue on celadon ovoid jar

Chinese cobalt blue on celadon ovoid jar from the Qing era, late 19th century. Mounted on a carved wooden base and fitted with a shade. Wired. Height 26 inches with 15 inches. Jar height only 13 inches diameter of the jars 8 inches. $295.

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Chinese Export Porcelain

Chinese Export Porcelain

It's always a thrill to find good Chinese export porcelain. These pieces were prized by our 18th century fore-bearers and have yet to lose interest or popularity amongst sophisticated collectors. Here is my latest: A boar's head tureen is fully polychrome decorated...

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