This Incredible Large carved Polychromed Wood Statue, representing Saint Michael slaying the beast, is in Good Overall Condition for its age,early 18th century. Standing 28"wide x 24"d x 55" tall, the statue has some wood loss and cracking, but still has beautiful color throughout Please view and zoom to enjoy, serious inquiries are welcome!
This lovely standing crucifix was for home and also might have been taken with the family while traveling. I love the patina and verdigris! It is heavy cast bronze/brass. The figure of Christ is firmly attached with the 2 little rounds you might see on the back.I found it in Belgium, very dark with age. As I cleaned the back to try to read the impressed markings, the verdigris began blooming, so I continued to clean! I leave it to you, if you want to make it shiny and bright...
Holy Feasts and Scenes of Passion
Mid - 19th century,
17 in x 21 in (52 x 44 cm)
H 16.75 in. x W 12 in. x D 9 in.
Fine Italian hand carved walnut bust of martyred saint. Interestingly, it has a small hole atop head, possibly for metal halo attachment. With warm rich patina and chisel marks evident. 18th century.
Crack along side of face, noticeable in photographs. Small hole in neck.
A sterling silver Kiddush cup, circa 1920. The upper portion of the cup is decorated with classical floral band in relief. Just below it is engraved with an inscription in Hebrew. The base is marked " ESCO Sterling ". Condition is good with wear consistent with its age and use. Dimensions: Height 5 3/4", Width 2 1/2". Weight 2.82 Troy ounces.
The face carved with meditative expression, arched eyebrows set above mother-of-pearl inlaid eyes, aquiline nose, smiling lips, elongated earlobes, curled hairdress and domed usnisha surmounted by a lotus bud, gilding and brown lacquer.
Burma, Shan, 18th/19th Century, Papier Mache.
H: 19" = 48cm, W: 12.1" = 31cm.
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The offering bowl has a circular shaped base decorated with a red lacquer inside and outside the base and cover are decorated similarly , the cover is decorated with a circular medallion and topped with a finial .
Burmese ,Mandalay, 19th Century, Wood
Height: 24.4" = 62cm, Diameter: 11.5" = 29cm.
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The face with downcast expression, arched eyebrows, aquiline nose, inlaid eyes, pouting lips, elongated earlobes, a tightly curled hairdress and domed usnisha, green, blue and red patina.
Thai, Ayutthaya, 16th Century, Bronze.
H: 9.5" = 24cm without stand, 13" = 33cm mounted, W: 6" = 15cm
Seated in Virasana on a base with crossed legs, his right hand holding the tusk, the left with sweet, his head with curling trunk for the sweet, pair of eyes, one tusk and a pair of large ears.
Siam, Si-Thep, Dvaravati Period, 7th/8th Century, Stone.
Height: 13.4" = 34cm-mounted, Width: 10.2" =26 cm.
His face with benign meditative expression, small outlined mouth, triangular nose, arched eyebrows set above mother-of-pearl inlaid eyes, the concave ears with pointed tips and elongated lobes, hating arranged in rows of spiralling curls, the flame finial heart insertion into the domed usnisha. (flame separately cast)
Thai, Chiang-Saen, 17th/18th Century, Bronze.
H: 21.6" = 55cm-mounted, 15.1" = 39.5cm without stand, W: 8.6" = 22cm.
Sakyamuni Buddha, represented seated in dhyanasana on a throne, legs crossed, symbol of Serenity and the hands in the gesture of bumisparsamudra, the left hand on the left leg and the right hand which touches the ground...
Mingei Sculpture of Sugawara Michizane, early Heian period famous courtier poet (845 to 903) deified as Tenjin, the God of Literature. Polychrome hinoki wood, original pigments. 16"x21"X6". Excellent condition. Meiji period.Wonderful Mingei religious sculpture for temple worship hall or Kamidana- household spirit shrine.
Authentic antique late 18th century Russian Orthodox hand painted miniature Icon “the Mother of God, Joy of All Who Sorrow”; in the center The Virgin with a warder in her right hand with the groups of suffering people on her sides and the Holy Face on the top part.
MEASUREMENTS: 11 cm x 8.5cm (4 3/8 in x 3 3/8 in)
Condition: Nice old very dark patina. The icon is in the original condition with nice old very dark patina, no repairs or restorations...
Authentic antique 18th century Russian Orthodox hand painted icon “the Mother of God, Joy of All Who Sorrow”; in the center The Virgin with a warder in her right hand with the groups of suffering people on her sides and the Holy Face on the top part.
MEASUREMENTS: 11 cm x 8.5cm (4 3/8 in x 3 3/8 in)
CONDITION: The icon is in the original good condition with nice old patina. No repairs or restorations...
A very unusual antique, second have of the 19th century, silver Cross composed of 58 small Indian Travancore State silver Chuckram coins, soldered to a silver wire frame. The suspension loop is stamped with the French import ‘Swan’ silver hallmark.
The 'Swan' mark was introduced on 1st June 1864; it was used on silver articles imported into France from countries without Customs Conventions. Its use was discontinued on 1st June 1893...
Antique 17th century Baroque Crucifix, composed of black painted wood overlayed on the front by a sheet of silver with cast silver Figure of Christ in the center. The thorn crowned head of Christ is adorned by sun rays. A windswept perizonium is tied at the waist. The hands and crossed feet are pierced and nailed to the cross...
Authentic antique 18th century Spanish bronze reliquary cross Caravaca made of two pieces in the form of Patriarchal Cross with double cross bar, body of Christ, with the figure of the Virgin Mary standing on a crescent moon below, flanked by two angels. The base represents the mount Golgotha with the skull of Adam on the center...
Yuan - Ming Dynasty Lokapala temple guardian bust, this rare and fantastic 2 piece bust comes from the Pingyao area of China and once protected the front of a temple from evil. The piece is made of earthen stucco with polychrome colors ,as well as glass eyes.The statue would be well over life size.
Bust dimensions H 17" W 20" D 11" and very heavy and delicate ...