All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1259394 (stock #486)
hotoke antiques
$200.00


Indigenous mingei folk art piece of Southeast Asian, as the unique fish-shaped rattan basket creel from the north‐eastern area ('Ubon Ratchathani') in Thailand.
Applied to be used as a hanging vase in the country of 'Tokonoma' (Japan) in the tea ceremonial concept of 'mitate'. In fine used vintage condition as seen.





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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1256690 (stock #1772)
Superb small bamboo strip basketry box from Northern Thailand, please note enlargements to see fine details of this piece. This quality is almost impossible to find locally in Thailand these days and has an extra inner wall to give it added durability. The body is still quite pliable, there are a couple of folk repairs on the lip of the inside box. L 14cm/1.5in, H: 6.5cm/2.6in and W: 6cm/2.3in. Circa pre WW 2.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1255803 (stock #HP/Ma548)
Himalaya Primitive
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A nice old Ramayana mask from Bali , few wounds but good condition considering the age At least from mid 20th H 23.5 cm wide 15 cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1255348
Depicting a naked girl. Made of wood, painted in yellow/brown and black. On the belly a table with Burmese letters. Original hair. Ca. Early to mid 20th century. Good condition. H. 23,5 cm. Comes with a black metal stand.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1255345
In the shape of a naked boy. Made of wood, painted in white, black and red. The belly decorated with an animal surrounded by text. Ca. Early to mid 20th century. H. 32,5 cm. Good condition. Comes with a black metal stand.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1253019 (stock #TI-531-RM)
Such an attractive lime container could only be intended for ceremonial use. Composed of strands of trade beads attached to a buffalo horn disc, incised with a scroll pattern and each terminating in worn 19th C copper coins. The containers are scrimmed bamboo to which is attached a bone spoon. The containers show wear but the overall condition is very good having resided in the same collection for the last 40 years. A beautiful piece of vintage Indonesian folk art...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1251580
Balinese Mask of a fanged man/demon used in the art form of the Topeng dance drama, which came about in the 15th century in Bali and Java. The Balinese version of Topeng would include many different character masks, some speaking and some non-speaking. The mask has real hair mounted on strips of leatherr lacquered face and eyes, with a lot of detailed carvings such as his teeth and wrinkles. circa 1920s Size: 8" height, 5.75" width
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1930 item #1251576
Balinese Mask of a strong male or Panglembar Keras, used in the art form of the Topeng dance drama, which came about in the 15th century in Bali and Java. The Balinese version of Topeng would include many different character masks, some speaking and some non-speaking. The mask has real hair mounted on strips of leather for his eyebrows and mustache, with carved sideburns, lacquered face and eyes, and metal inlaid teeth. circa 1920s Size: 9.75" height, 6" width
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1249056 (stock #SK 759)
Galerie Hafner
$150.00
Four old sharp gaffs in a wooden case used for cockfights in Indonesia. Condition: rust, case with losses. Please look at pictures carefully they make part of the condition report. Dimension: knives: up to 13.8 cm long, case: 18.2 cm long.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1247329
Charming tiny Burmese antique cricket cage, made of bamboo and with a beautiful deep patina, sliding door made of three tiny sticks, the top has a little ring of metal, early 20th century. Size: 2 1/8" high x 1 3/4" wide x 1 1/4" deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1236012 (stock #1-0839)
Food basket of globular shape, made partly of wood, partly of wicker, its lid made of wicker with a handle in the shape of a lizard. Nice brown patina. Philippines, Luzon Island, Ifugao Peoples. Height: 6" (15,2 cm). Very good condition. A rare piece.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1233613 (stock #MALA-001)
JJ Oriental
$675.00
A auspicious colorful carved wedding box with birds and animals in red and gold from tribal Malays. Age: 1930's. Size: L. 50cm. H. 25cm. W. 14cm. Condition; No repairs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1230038 (stock #TSI-P1)
Bhadrakalpa
$340.00
Mhong pipe with silver stem and ornementation. Very good condition. Laos. 31 cms
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1225454 (stock #2690)
One of a kind quirky Thai pangolin amulet carved from bone with Khon script signifying this has some spiritual meaning. I have never seen one of these before- possibly used as knife in symbolic blood letting rituals where the shaman cuts out “evil” from his patient. Probably about 30 year old this is a lovely abstract interpretation of a Scaly Anteater. L: 13cm/5.2in.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1218263
Betel nut basket covered with sotis, a colorful fabric with contrasting warps woven in a striking geometric design. Betel nut chewing is a habit practiced in most Southeast Asian countries. Signs of wear, a few beads missing. Circa 1950, Indonesia. Measures (closed) 3.75" tall x 2.5" wide x 2" deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1218262
Woven basket with nesting lid. Betel nut chewing is a habit practiced in most Southeast Asian countries. Circa 1950-60, Indonesia. Measures (closed) 2.5" wide x 4.75" long.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1173515 (stock #2464)
Good anthropomorphic spoon carved from coconut circa mid 20th century. Perfect condition. L: (curvilinear) 15.4cm/6in and W: 6.2cm2.5in.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1172455 (stock #2453)
Rare phallic charm from Lamphun Northern Thailand- serendipitously enough, where they have an annual sausage festival. Originally these were worn by men at the waist and were thought to protect the wearer from any harm to his penis and in a more general sense they also are believed to bring luck especially in terms of “wealth generating or protection”, so a woman might keep one in her cash box to increase cash flow or purse to prevent it being “snatched”...