All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1700 item #1263077 (stock #1-0871)
Sutra book lock cast in the shape of an H, with an elaborate decor comprising of a square at its center with a relief showing a Buddha in "bhumisparsa mudra" beside a stupa, the square itself being flanked by a standing lion on each side. opening at top and bottom for attachment. Bronze, with reddish green patina in the recesses. Tibet, 16th century. Height: 1 3/4" (4,4 cm). The piece is nicely mounted on a custom wood stand. Erosion due to great age, otherwise good condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1262839 (stock #4A11E)
Tibetan Lacquered on low Relief design of flying Dragon within scalloped cartouche, borders are decorated low relief Chinese Character "Long Life", 20" high, 35" wide 15" deep, wrapped with metal around corners and hinges for lock compartment in front is brass. decorated with Buddhist symbols on the side and no decoration in the back...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1262813
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This is a tribal silver collar or torque of the type worn by numerous indigenous tribal peoples in the Indo-Nepalese-Tibetan Himalayan foothills. Hammered silver design is of flower blossoms. Made of hammered coin silver. Shows great wear of use/patina.. Excellent condition. Dimensions: Inside Circumference—201/2 inches Ref: The Jewelry of Southeast Asia The Jewelry of Nepal
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1262437
This white alloy tribal necklace is known as Kantshri and is from the Tharu Tribal People of Southern Nepal. These necklaces have been used by the Tribal Tharu Women settled in the Djungle Villages of Terai area in South Nepal for centuries. Dimensions: Length 21 inches Ref: The Jewelry of Nepal—Hanalore Gabriel
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1262431
A Naga Woman’s Multi Strand Bead Necklace from Nagaland, Southeast India This Necklace is composed of 66 strands of turquoise glass trade beads. The clasp is made of antique coins from Assam. Dimensions: Length--43 inches Julian Jacobs The Nagas Hill Peoples of Northwest India The Nagas Grata Somare and Leonardo Vigorelli
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1262426
A Naga Woman’s Multi Strand Bead Necklace from Nagaland, Southeast India This Necklace is composed of 34 strands of deep blue glass trade beads. The clasp is made of antique coins from Assam. Dimensions: Length--29 inches Julian Jacobs The Nagas Hill Peoples of Northwest India The Nagas Grata Somare and Leonardo Vigorelli
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1492 item #1261429 (stock #1142)
15th Century Gilded Tibetan Buddhist Manuscript Cover with Elaborate Design. 28.5 x 9 inches, 72.5 x 23 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1700 item #1260707 (stock #1141)
Rare 18th Century Tibetan Thangka of Vajrabhaira. 26 x 18 inches, 66 x 45 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1260565 (stock #AN - 1)
We are very proud to offer an exceedingly rare vintage Tibetan coral headdress. It would probably have been made and owned by the Khampa people of the Himalayas. The headdress would have been a ceremonial example and worn only several times a year at festivals or weddings. This example has reddish coral, turquoise, amber, and cowrie shells, with an interior black felt lining in excellent condition. Coral is not found in Tibet, so the coral got there by traders...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1260063
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This ornament is from the Phom tribe or sub-group Nagaland, North-Eastern India. There are over twenty subgroups who make up the Naga Ethnic Group. Made of a string of glass beads and two thick discs fashioned from sea shell. Overall shows great wear of use. REF: Julian Jachobs The Nagas Hill Peoples of Northwest India The Nagas Grata Somare and Leonardo Vigorelli
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1260060
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A really beautiful and unique Tibetan woman’s hair ornament. Made of genuine Tibetan coral and turquoise beads and silver. Typically worn as the crowning piece on a roll or bun of hair at the back or top of the head. Would make a beautiful necklace. Excellent condition. No missing components
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1260059
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Early 20th century This necklace is from the Ao Naga tribe, one of the over twenty subgroups who make up the Naga Ethnic Group Nagaland, North-Eastern India. Made of large glass beads in a rich cornelian color and large fluted brass beads in the form of trumpets or bells. Overall shows great wear of use. Dimensions: 28 inches in length REF: Julian Jachobs The Nagas Hill Peoples of Northwest India The Nagas Grata Somare and Leonardo Vigorelli
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1259066
This necklace consisting of 62 strands of glass beads and large silver beads. The silver beads are of coin silver. This is a traditional style wedding necklace known as tibari or nau guri and symbolizes that the woman wearing it is married. Worn by the middle hills groups of Nepal including the Tamang, Gurang and Kiranti peoples. It is also sometimes seen being worn in and around Sikkim, Northern India. Ref: The Jewelry of Nepal by Hannalore Gaberial
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1700 item #1258050 (stock #1-0863)
Temple or palace architectural element, of corner shape, representing Garuda, the Hindu celestial being, in relief, wearing wings and holding the Snake. Strongly eroded wood. Nepal, 15th to 16th century. Height: 12 1/4" (31 cm). The piece is nicely mounted on a custom metal stand. good condition. NOTE: this piece is rather heavy, so we recommend to consult us for shipping cost.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1257641 (stock #045)
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11*9cm 19th paper The White Conch Shell,which spirals to the right and is blown as a horn to announce the Buddha's enlightenment.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1257639 (stock #044)
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13*10.5cm 19th A paper Tibetan Vajra Thangka.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1257638 (stock #043)
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15*12cm 19th A paper Tibet Thangka,paint a Five-petal crown. Behind have Tibetan language.Have falls off phenomenon.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1257425
Early 19th century Sino-Tibetan thangka depicting Green Tara - the miraculous savior rescuing all beings from suffering - surrounded by her 21 various forms. She particularly saves from the “eight calamities” of both mundane and spiritual nature: 1. lions and pride 2. wild elephants and delusion 3. forest fires and hatred 4. snakes and envy 5. robbers and fanatical views 6. prisons and avarice 7. floods and lust 8. demons and doubts...