Look at the dirt – quick tips for authenticating neolithic and ancient Chinese pottery

real-verse-fake-chinese-porcelain-earthenware-ceamic-terracotta Look at the dirt - quick tips for authenticating neolithic and ancient Chinese pottery

Super quick post regarding a recent discussion I was having about cleaning antiquities, particularly those which would have been buried underground. While there are many highly specialized and scientific ways to authenticate a piece (for example TL testing), there are also some very practical clues one can look out for. For example dirt. When an […]

A look at a large private collection of Chinese, Burmese & Thai antiquities on offer from a private seller

Yangshao-culture-Banshan-phase-Chinese-Neolithic-pot A look at a large private collection of Chinese, Burmese & Thai antiquities on offer from a private seller

On offer is two privately held collections of Chinese and Southeast Asian antiquities for sale. In total there are over 70 different pieces in both collections. Collection consists of Chinese Neolithic, Han, Warring States and Ming Dynasty pottery and terracotta, Burmese and Thai lacquerware, wooden and brass Buddhas and other religious artifacts, as well Chinese antique furniture. […]

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