Highly unusual Imari Kerosene Lamp. The tubular base is decorated in typical Imari colors and floral motifs. Condition: no cracks or repairs. Total height with glass: 19 ¾ inches and without glass including wick: 12 ½ inches. Diameter at the base: 4 ¼ inches.
Superb quality antique Japanese Imari porcelain bowl with a scalloped rim, of the Meiji Period, 19th century. The interior is decorated with three large panels representing geishas in sitting positions wearing kimonos. The panels are bordered by finely painted scrolls in iron red and cobalt blue with magnificent gold designs...
Wabembe wooden sculpture of naked man, Congo, Africa.
CONDITION: nice showing its age and usage patina.
MEASUEMENTS: 13 inches tall.
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Pre-Columbian Mayan axe-Celt of flaring form in black stone, tapering into sharpened edge, Middle/Late pre classic (800 BC-100 AD).
CONDITION: in good condition, nice showing the age and usage patina.
MEASUREMENTS: 3 ¼ inches (8.3 cm) long and 2 ½ inches (6.4 cm) wide.
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Pre-Columbian Veracruz Stone Figure , A.D. 300-900. The figure is carved in some sort of heavy stone. The figure represents an idol. The date of the Veracruz culture is from A.D. 300-900. No cracks or repairs. Weight: 8 ½ lb. Height: 9 ½ inches.
18th century Chinese Qing Dynasty cast bronze Lota made for the Islamic market.
DETAILS: elegant octagonal form, swan shape neck spout, decorated with two panels enclosing flowering pruned branches and two smaller panels with similar ornamentation, the entire body of the ewer is beautifully ornamented with hand chiseled fine floral spray pattern. This ewer never had a handle...
Antique 18th – early 19th Century Chinese Qing Dynasty Carved Dragon Belt Hook mounted as a magnifying glass handle in a gilt copper mount with engraved flowers and leaf decoration attached to a circular polished magnifying lens. A well carved belt hook with a large dragon head hook with bulging eyes, curled horns and pierced mouth. The body of the belt hook is carved with fine openwork with a writhing chilong holding lingzhi in its mouth...
Ancient pre Columbian terra cotta vessel of the Tairona Culture, c. 1000-1500, in the form of a human upper body with applied arms, ears, nose, lip, lip ornaments and two necklaces.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 19 cm (7 ½ inches). Width: 18 cm (7 inches).
CONDITION: Fair, the vessel was repaired (att. photographs) although the piece exhibits honest wear and usage.
REFERENCES: "Shamans, Gods and Mythical Beasts" by Armand J...
Ancient (circa 171 BC to 145 BC) Bactrian Greek Hellenistic Glass
Intaglio coin weight of King Eukratides I of the Bactria Kingdom. Eukratides I is depicted as a
formidable warrior, wearing a Hellenistic bronze helmet. His features
are individualized, his expression stern...
Authentic Antique 18th -19th century finely painted on cloth Tibetan Tangka – Thanka of Chenrezig -Avalokiteshvara - Buddha of Compassion.
DETAILS: The white-skinned deity seated on the throne, dressed in a dhoti and adorned with ribbons and jewelry, backed by a nimbus and aureole, amidst a landscape with water and mountains surrounded by four lamas and two Buddha’s...
Ancient Egyptian bronze figure of sitting Isis with Hours from the Late Dynastic Period: 8th-4th century BC. The goddess is seated on a throne wearing long close-fitting dress and holding her son Horus on her lap, with her right hand to her breast to feed the child, on her head diadem with hornets and sun –disk.
CONDITION: The bronze is in good condition considering its age.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 3 ½ inches (9cm)...
Antique, 17th-18th century gigantic Chinese Bow.
DETAILS: a composite bow made from several elements of horn and wood.
MEASUREMENTS: dimensions of the bow: 106cm (41 3/4 in) by 57cm (22 3/8 in).
CONDITION: the bow is in good condition except for missing one of the horn ends.
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