Antique Chinese enameled plate, 19th century Qing (Ching) Dynasty period. Hand Painted to the interior with famille rose decoration of flowers and branches. The bottom marked in red seal.
Measurements: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in) in diameter.
Condition: in good condition, no cracks no chips except for one repair to the ring.
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Antique, early 20th century, Nepalese Gurkha combat knife, kukri / Khukuri. A good quality, hand forged, very sharp single edge steel blade of characteristic re-curved form and graceful profile, with a long shallow fuller. Decorated along the back-edge with chased scrolls, mounted in a buffalo bone hilt, incised with checkered pattern with an iron ferule and white metal cap. In its original brown, leather covered, wooden scabbard with incised pattern.
Rare Antique 17th century Hungarian Hussar sword with an 18th century hilt.
Details: A 17th century Hungarian Hussar broad curved single edged
blade with a pronounced yelmen and a fuller bordering the back, on
each face skillfully engraved, on one inner side with the bust of a
Turkish Sultan in a turban with the Latin inscription above “Verbum
Domini,” and “Vincere aut mori“, below accompanying perching birds
with floral ornaments. The outer side of the blade is also engraved...
Antique 19th century small bronze half relief sculpture of Napoleon Bonaparte in a standing pose with crossed arms, wearing his famous hat and a uniform of the Colonel of Chasseurs Cheval de la Garde Imperial. Mounted on its original rectangular weighted bronze base.
MEASUREMENTS: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in) Tall inclusive.
CONDITION: Nice dark brown patina, and good signs of age and usage.
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Antique 18th century Indo Persian Islamic arm guard armour Bazuband, made of well hand hammered steel, hand chiseled over its full surface with chevrons, comprised of floral motifs. The inner side retains its original padded fabric lining.
MEASUREMENTS: Length 31.4 cm (12 3/8 in). Wide at the widest point: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 inches).
Please by aware that most of the Indo Persian Arms and Armour on the market are good reproductions, made recently by artisans in India, professionally ag...
Antique, 15th - 18th century India, finely cast, and skillfully hand chased bronze figure depicts an Indian Hindu goddess Parvati as Meenakshi of Madurai. She is standing, in slight tribanga pose, on a circular lotus base over a square plinth, holding in her raised right hand a lotus stalk with perching parrot, and her left hand extended along her hip, clad in a long dhoti tied at her waist with a sash falling down the sides of her legs, her upper torso adorned with necklaces, and her arms w...
An early Islamic Splash –Glazed ceramic bowl in Tang-Dynasty style, Iran, Nishapur, 10th century A.D. Details: earthenware, wheel-thrown, covered with engobe, decoration in sgraffito technique and glazed with colorless and colored glaze.
CONDITION: repaired clean breaks, small areas of restoration.
MEASUREMENTS: Diameter: 21cm (8 ¼ in.). Height: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.).
REFERENCES: a very similar bowl is in the Sheikh Nasir al –Sabah collection published in the book ‘Islami...
Authentic Antique, circa 1600 AD, Japanese Samurai steel Helmet Kabuto with black finish.
DETAILS: Outstanding construction made of 32 steel plates with 160 rivets, on the front are two prongs for mounted heraldic moon, interior is with old brownish rust.
MEASUREMENTS: high: 17.8 cm (7 in) in highest point. Length: 30 cm (11 7/8 in) in longest point. Width: 25.5 cm (10 in) in widest point. Weight: 2 ½ pounds.
A very well made antique 19th century blue and white Delft Toby jug of a seated gentleman in a tricorn hat, a frock coat, painted with flowers, holding a money bag in his right hand, while another is tucked under his right boot.
CONDITION: In good condition and shape considering its age, with signs of age and usage, no repairs or restoration, the base of the rim is chipped.
Height: 25.4 cm (10 in).
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Ancient Sumerian green glazed-faience cylinder seal Jemdet Nasr Uruk period (3200-2900 BC) Early Dynastic Period.
CONDITION: in superb condition.
MEASUREMENTS: Diameter 24 mm x 12 mm.
Cylinder Seals: A recessed inscription was carved onto the cylinder, which produced a raised impression when rolled on a clay tablet or envelope, these types of cylinder seals were frequently used to protect vessels, clay envelopes and storeroom door latches from tampering, the also served as a ...
Antique Pre-Columbian Mayan circa 200 AD to 600 AD reddish terracotta head wearing a headband and adorned with ear spools.
CONDITION: showing its age and usage with patina and earthen deposits. Chipped nose and crack in the headband.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 9 cm (3 1/2 in).
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Antique, 17th -19th century, Nepalese Newari, copper alloy (bronze/brass) donor figure,finely cast in lost-wax technique, and skillfully hand chased, depicting a King, or a Priest, engaged in prayer. He is dressed in elaborate tunic tied by long sash and adorned with fine jewelry, including the Newari tayo necklace, accompanied by another long necklace, two bracelets on his wrists, and the armband with stylized double crossed Vajra (Dorje).
The figure and the platform have been cas...
Antique 18th century Islamic Persian Powder Flask Horn. A curved oval body with steel mounts, the spout is fitted with a spring cot, and a pair of loops, with its original belt for suspension.
CONDITION: In full working order, some cracks in the horn with old repairs.
MEASUREMENTS: Across the overall length from the end of the mouth to the top approximately: 16.5 cm (6.1/2 in).
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Two old Oceanic Papua New Guinea necklaces (First Half of the 20th Century).The large necklace is composed of two wild boar tusks and teeth. Retains an old paper tag with a description written by the owner that reads "Minj Western Highlands Prov pig teeth lusks grass natural plant fiber". The other necklace is with a pearl shell pendant also with a description on the tag written by the owner that reads "Mt Hagen Western Highland Prov. Kina Shell (Trade money) seeds, cuscus fur". Both of the ...
Authentic antique, 19th century, finely hand painted on a wooden panel, Russian Orthodox Icon of The Christ Pantocrator.
MEASUREMENTS: 17.5 cm x 12.5 cm (6 7/8 in x 4 7/8 in).
CONDITION: The icon is in the original good condition with a nice old patina. The border with remains of the iron nails, which previously held on oklad in which the icon was originally encased. Some flakes and scratches in the paint. No repairs or restorations.
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An authentic antique, ca.500-1500 AD Pre-Columbian Tairona Culture necklace composed of 68 various shapes and sizes hand cut and polished shell beads in shades of light and dark beige.
Naturally, it has been restrung on synthetic fishing line and metal clasp.
DIMENSIONS: Approximate length in a single straight line: 58.5 cm (23 in).
CONDITION: Very good.
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Antique 18th -19th century Sino Tibetan Small Bronze Figure of Guanyin Quan Yin
Antique, 18th -19th century, Sino Tibetan bronze figure of Guanyin Quan Yin, finely cast and skillfully hand chased, depicting a bodhisattva seated in dhyanasana, on a lotus base, and the hands, that are in dhyanamudra. She is dressed in layered robes wearing a jeweled necklace and elaborate crown.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 6.5 cm (2.5 in).
CONDITION: In good condition considering its age showing its...
SOLD Antique 17th -18th century Northern Indian Islamic Mughal sword Talwar - Tulwar with an early 17th century European blade. DETAILS: A gold gild copper (Tombak) hilt of typical 17th century Northern Indian Islamic type, with a bellied grip that runs down to form short quillons, with a large saucer – shaped pommel. A broad curved blade with four narrow fullers below the spine, the upper two terminating at the base of the yelmen, the other meeting at a point below the blade tip, deeply...