Antique cow or water buffalo bell from Myanmar (Burma). The Burmese villagers handmade these ornate bells of bronze, to help control their small herds of buffalo or cattle. The buffalo were mainly used to pull the plows of the rice farmers. Mounted on an attractive black base. Great primitive home decor accent piece. Size: 3 x 2 1/4 inch bell. 5 inch tall (including stand) 5 x 2.5 inch base.
Antique Asian rustic teak wood carved wheel. Before the roads were paved with asphalt these solid hard wood wheels were used in, Thailand, Burma, China, Viet Nam and most of Southeast Asia. The wooden wheels were handmade from a single piece of teak. Today this item of necessity has become a beautiful accent piece for our modern home decor. Mounted on a handsome black removable cradle mount, so as not to place any holes in the artifact. 19 1/2" diam., 24 3/4" tall. Shipping $147.00 via ...click for details
Set of five mounted antique Burmese bronze bells. When we mounted this beautiful set, we did not modify the patina of any of the bells. Dimensions: 5 inch tall, 9 1/2 inch long, 4 1/2 inch deep (including base). Bells size Approx. 1 3/8" tall, 2" wide, 3/4" deep.
Antique wood sticky rice pan. These hard wood trays were handmade by the rural villagers of Northern Thailand. Each one has a unique look and was carved from a single solid piece of wood with primitive tools. Once used by the villagers to spread the hot sticky rice on to get the proper moisture content. Now these primitive kitchen utensils have been replaced with aluminum. Once a family's necessity, now a great rustic home decor accent piece for your modern home. 36 inch tall, 25 1/2 inch wi ...click for details
Antique Indian Stone Temple decoration. When viewing the photo of this exquisite artifact, you will notice the lighter colored side of the stone carving was inserted into the stone building, while the left side is the beautiful carved bird ornament, that was exposed for viewing. Modern black steel mount. Well preserved. Circa; 1900 - 1750. Size: 6.5" tall x 11" wide x 3" deep.
Antique terracotta bottle from Burma. This small fired clay vessel was unearthed in Burma recently. The use is unknown, but it is guessed to have been housing for a fine oil or other liquid. Circa 1600 - 1800. Size: 3" diam, 2 1/2" tall.
Antique teak wood Asian cart wheel. Covered lightly with tree lacquer and bees wax, to augment the beauty and preserve the piece. Villagers created this wheel with primitive tools from a single log. These solid wooden wheels were used through out South-East Asia in Laos, Thailand, Burma, Cambodia and elsewhere, until the advent of paved roads and the loss of the Water buffalo as the beast of burden. Mounted on a modern sturdy cradle mount that displays the antiquity without any drill holes to t ...click for details
Beautiful Asian primitive mounted sticky rice pan. These hard wood teak trays were handmade by the rural villagers of Northern Thailand. Each one has a unique look and was carved from a single solid piece of wood with primitive tools. Once used by the villagers to spread the hot sticky rice on to get the proper moisture content. Now these primitive kitchen utensils have been replaced with aluminum. Once a family's necessity, now a great rustic home decor accent piece for your modern home. Mo ...click for details
Rustic carved wood Laotian folk Buddha. Hand carved, long ago, by a villager from a single piece of wood, as a donation to the village temple, to make merit or for home worship. Wood is in good condition but little pigment remain. Size: 11 1/4 inch tall, 3 1/4 inch wide, 1 3/4 inch deep.