Floral design jade celadon stoneware vase. This stunning vase features deep, rich celadon crackle glaze atop a flourishing flower design. Each piece is completely hand crafted and signed on the bottom by the potter. Size: 5.5" High, 5" Wide.
Wooden gold leaf design reproduction of a Buddhist temple chofa. Hand carved by a great northern Thai wood craftsman, mounted, gold leafed and clear lacquer coated. They are a beautiful spiritual home decor item that works well in our modern environment. Size: 19 inch tall, 3.5 inch wide, 4 inch long.
Handmade lacquerware and gold lotus design box. Made the old way on a bamboo base, that creates a piece that is extremely lite, strong and durable. When you give a beautiful jewelry gift, give a box that someone will want to keep and use for the rest of their life. Hand crafted with care in Chiangmai, Thailand. 2 inch x 2 inch x 1 5/8 high. Shipping and handling from Thailand is $6.00 (Registered Airmail 14 days service).
Yao Mien altar paintings are religious, not decorative. Each has a ritual function and is considered the abode of the gods. During the one to two months it takes to complete a set of paintings, the artist must work in an atmosphere of religious devotion and ceremonial purity. When the work is finished, the painter himself ‘opens the eyes’ of each character according to the Chinese custom for consecrating Taoist icons. The Mien Taoist tradition goes further and also requires a priest to perform a ...click for details
Beautiful hand carved gold leafed chofa. These stunning custom made decorations look the same as the ones that adorn the highest points on the Northern Thai Wats (Buddhist temples). Each chofa is handmade of wood, then gold leafed by the same craftsmen that carve the ornaments for the actual temples in Thailand. Custom sizes and finishes available for those special places in yours or your clients home, or office upon request. Made with care in Chiangmai Thailand. Size: 35 inch tall (including ba ...click for details
Bronze patina South-East Asian rain drum reproduction. Four frogs on top. Sometimes called frog drum, or Dong Son drums. Created by the same master artisans that sculpt some of the finest Thai Buddhist images, these drums were sculpted and cast to perfection down to the smallest detail. Cast with the same lost wax technique as the ancients. These metal masterpieces were originally used as long ago as 500 BC and people from around the world have long admired the detail in design and sound the the ...click for details