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China is one of the world’s largest auction markets, generating billions of dollars each year. its ultra-wealthy are cashing into the world of quick returns. But not everyone's a winner. The insatiable appetite for ancient ceramics is feeding a dark underbelly. More than ever before, counterfeits are flooding in, fooling even the best experts. From the rolling hills of China's last archaeological site, to the kilns of forgery masters the private museums of the country's super rich, explores the world of Chinese antiques asks, will human greed destroy this centuries old history? More from on: YouTube - http://aje.io/YouTube Facebook - http://facebook.com/ Twitter - http://twitter.com/aj Instagram - http://instagram.com/aj Website - http://aljazeera.com/
Visit Us at http://www.bidamount.com/chinese-art-asian-antiques-auction-news-letter-ebay/ A narrated examination of 237 images of Chinese pottery and porcelain ranging from the Song to Republican period. Numerous images of details, foot rims, reign marks and glazes. Ming, Qing examples. Check our other videos.
Located at the southeast corner of the 3rd Ring Road in Beijing, covering an area of 48,500 square meters, Panjiayuan Flea Market is the largest, most complete, cheapest and most popular market selling second hand goods and curios in China. There are so many types of goods in the market that it is like a museum. Source: travelchinaguide.com
I bought these swords from eBay from China a few years ago for a song. Are they cheap fakes or genuine articles? You judge for yourself. I just checked eBay again. There are fewer and fewer of these nowadays, especially ones with inscriptions. And they sell for much, much more. The katana on top has the inscription of 寬永元年 (the 1st year of Kan'ei Period--1624). The bladesmith was 田野圭仲. The blade is made of folded steel. I don't see a hamon line (That doesn't mean it is not there. Often it will take a professional polisher to bring that out.) The medium length tanto in the middle was from the 1st year of the Jōō (承応) period (1652). The bladesmith was 敏郎. The blade appears to be non-folded steel, with a prominent hamon line. The last short tanto has the inscription 正宗 (Masamune) but no d...
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http://www.antique-swords.co.uk Looking at an original antique Chinese dao of quite large proportions. The dao is a general name for a sword type found all over China for hundreds of years - there are many varieties, one and two-handed, large and small. They were carried by all types of soldiers as sidearms. They can be found in all kinds of qualities, from mass produced government-issue to top quality heirloom weapons. This example is at the lower end of the scale and was probably produced for the Boxer Rebellion.
Art Treasures Gallery is a Hong Kong antiques dealer and restorer of classical and provincial antique Chinese furniture from the Ming and Qing dynasties. This video shows the Art Treasures Gallery warehouse in Zhuhai, in southern China together with a selection of in the raw antique Chinese furniture, Chinese antique artefacts and antique Chinese architectural relics.
In Hong Kong a rare piece of Ming dynasty porcelain is expected to fetch up to $38m. An upswing in trade has transformed the territory into the world's biggest auction centre for Chinese art and antiquities. Al Jazeera's Craig Leeson reports.
Yuan blue white vase, China antique porcelain 袁蓝白色的花瓶，中国古董瓷器
The Jade Tree is located in Chinatown's Chung King Road, and has been family owned and operated since 1943. Today their clients travel from China to bring antiques back to the mainland, revealing the complex nature of our transnational global culture, the politics behind migration and the business of antiques.
The mother of all "antique" markets is home to over 3,000 dealers who scour the countryside in search of antiques, family heirlooms and curios. This is the place to go for life-size terracotta warriors, vintage photographs, porcelain vases and figurines, Qing-style furniture and much, much more. The best bargains are offered early on weekend mornings,
A brief description of ways to research vintage items, patterns, marks, and history of Glass, China, Pottery, Figurines. I am not affiliated with any of these sites. I just like to use them for my own personal use when researching items to sell online. Thanks for watching! Remember to take time to enjoy life's Little Things Please like, subscribe, share, comment - I try to answer them all and enjoy learning from your feedback as well. Have a great day!
See more from Antiques Roadshow + Southern Living: http://bit.ly/PYklFD Take it out and use it—you heard it from the experts at Antiques Roadshow! Find out what else Suzanne Perault of the Rago Arts & Auction has to say about enjoying china.
Chinese fake antique market, Porcelain Reproduction Market, Pan Jayuan, Beijing, so many people love collecting; be aware of fake antiques, don't pay too much for these modern reproductions. See NY times article, Forging an art market in China. Chinese porcelain, Chinese ceramics古董， how to identify chinese antique pocerlain 仿古瓷， 古瓷辩伪