All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1492 item #1246503
SwisSiam-Arts-Antiques-Gems
open to reasonable offers only
A strand of 38 genuine ancient fiery red carnelian beads from India-Himalaya, 1000 - 2000 years old. Length of strand 52 cm. and average diameter measures 16.5 mm. Some beads manifest tiny holes, only 4 beads show some cracks due to the considerable age/wear, overall in very good condition. These beads come from the estate of a serious bead collector. Will consider selling individual beads upon request. Perfect for jewelry design projects or for adding to a necklace/bead collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1800 item #1246362
Small antique bronze Tantric Buddha with black patina composed of two figures--hollow cast with bronze cap over bottom with design--smaller figure straddling Buddha has one foot cast deformed--5 inches tall-traces of white powder material on lotus base--figures represent compassion and love
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1700 item #1245944
Shippodo
$1,800.00
Tibetan Agate Dzi Bead

15th-16th century or earlier

Size: Length 1" Width 0.5"

Tibetan Dzi beads are agate beads where man-made designs are fired onto the beads. Originally these agate beads came from India to Tibet during the 8th century or earlier. The beads were exchanged as money at times and the Tibetans began a rich variety of legends for the beads. Sometimes the beads were used to create powerful medicines or for blessings of the Buddha.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1700 item #1245942
Shippodo
$3,500.00
Antique Tiger Tooth Dzi Bead

Age: 15th-16th century or earlier

Size: 0.75" Width 0.25"

Tibetan Dzi beads are agate beads where man-made designs are fired onto the beads. Originally these agate beads came from India to Tibet during the 8th century or earlier. The beads were exchanged as money at times and the Tibetans began a rich variety of legends for the beads...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1492 item #1245941
Shippodo
$3,000.00
Tibetan Dzi Bead

Age: 15th-16th century or earlier

Size: Length 1.5" Diameter: 0.25"

Tibetan Dzi beads are agate beads where man-made designs are fired onto the beads. Originally these agate beads came from India to Tibet during the 8th century or earlier. The beads were exchanged as money at times and the Tibetans began a rich variety of legends for the beads...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1245902
Set on a domed floriform base with bulbous mid section incised with flowerheads, the flaring cup cast with bands of petals with beaded rims. H. 13,5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1492 item #1245842 (stock #1-0853)
Sutra book cover carved all over its surface with, in the center, a Bhaisajyaguru Buddha ("The Master of Healing") sitting on a lotus throne in a niche, and Tibetan characters on the rest of the surface. On one side, a monster head surrounded with floral designs is carved. Wood with fine dark-brown glossy patina and remnants of red pigments. Tibet, 15th century. Length: 53.5 cm. Erosion and chips, otherwise good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1245475 (stock #TIB-007)
JJ Oriental
$675.00
A very attractive and unique 19th Century collar necklace of natural matching-colored glass coral beads and unusually carved turquoise pieces sewn onto a heavy cloth backing and wearable. Purchased in Lhasa Tibet 18 years ago. Size: L. 42.5cm. W. 3.5cm. Condition: No repairs and complete.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1800 item #1245470 (stock #340)
St.George Gallery
$7,500.00
A very finely cast and beautiful gilt lacquer bronze Medicine Buddha from Tibet.This Buddha could very well be Sino-Tibetan.Nice size and in excellent condition.Missing the bowl usually found resting on the hands.Not an unusual occurrence. Tibet 18th C. 6 3/4 inches H. 4 inches W.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1800 item #1245466 (stock #210)
St.George Gallery
$1,750.00
A large and elaborate ceremonial bronze vessel from Nepal.The main elements consist of a pair of guardian lions,Ganesha and Shiva reclining under a cobra canopy. Nepal 18th C. 7 3/4 inches H. 8 inches W.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1800 item #1245464 (stock #192)
A very finely cast bronze deity from the Himalayas.Deep brown patina.High copper content makes this figure to be most likely from Nepal. Himalayas Circa 1800 5 3/4 inches H.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1242212 (stock #SK 701)
Galerie Hafner
$700.00
Large double-sided pierced copper ritual panel. One side with central sun disc element surrounded by eight gilded auspicious emblems and two apsara and one snow lion ornaments. The other side decorated identical, here missing sun disc but three additional flower and one apsara ornaments. Interesting ritual Ornament, maybe the top of a rice mandala or longevity vase. Condition: missing elements, distorted, cracks, verdigris. Please look at pictures carefully, they are part of the condition report...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1700 item #1241600 (stock #1-0844)
Ritual bell, with fine decoration of stylized lotuses on its body. Gilt bronze, with nice reddish green patina. Nepal, 17th century or earlier. Height: 5" (12,7 cm). The bell is nicely mounted on a custom stand. Very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1239967 (stock #BBC35)
Ancient East
$225.00
DESCRIPTION: A Tibetan Gau (small personal shrine), the front having a profuse silver repousse’ design in a floral motif surrounding an opening to the interior where a small Buddha or devotional object would be kept. Not a made-for-tourist piece, but a genuine Tibetan devotional object, evidenced by the covering of soot from the open fires of Tibetan huts...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1239425 (stock #SK 686)
Galerie Hafner
$430.00
An antique gilt copper repousse plaque from Nepal or Tibet. Showing the four-armed deity Shadakshari Avalokiteshvara sitting on a lotus base. Condition: two holes. Dimension: 6.1 cm high x 5.2 cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1239319 (stock #935)
Dragon's Pearl
Price on Request
A extremely rare yab-yum image in tsa-tsa style of Red Jambala in union with his consort, the God of Wealth, manifestation of Vajrasattva, is embracing the consort Vasudhara. Remains of red, orange, brown, green and white colors and lacquer on clay. The god of wealth wears a turban-like crown on his head, and both figures a fully dressed. The jewels that have fallen from the mouth of the mongoose held by the god, lie in a pile on the base. Exquisite details. Fully sealed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1239316 (stock #934)
Dragon's Pearl
$250.00
A woven, decorative headpiece of multi-colored wool for a yak. In the center the ornamental, letter symbolizing the Kalacakra, or Cosmic Wheel. Backed w. cloth of later date. Tibet, early 20th cent. H 21 cm, W 17 cm. Condition: Good colors, some wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1239315 (stock #SK 685)
Galerie Hafner
$380.00
A small copper repousse plaque from Nepal or Tibet. Showing a dancing female deity, maybe Tara, holding lotus flowers. Condition: fine. Dimension: 11.2 cm high x 8 cm wide.