RARE EARLY TEMPLE FIGURE OF THE MOTHER GODDESS DEVI, PRE 18TH. CENTURY AND LIKELY MEDIEVAL.
Part of a very old collection, this figure likely predates even the 18th. century. Perhaps once painted but now in beautiful white marple, carved in a wonderful medieval style. A terrific addition to any collection of early Hindu items. ...click for details
Rare and exceptional quality marble figure, likely depicting Lord Maravira, dating to the 19th. century AD.
This piece has been in a Danish family collection since the 1920s, bought back by a Danish Consul in Asia. The sculpture is of very high quality, finely carved and polished to a glass-like degree. Fine depiction of a naked god, even ...click for details
Massive Chinese bronze mirror, dating to the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644 AD)
Large circular mirror with inverted rim and plain round central knob, decorated with four Chinese characters along with eight Taoist motifs and dogs running around the central knob. ...click for details
A Bi disc, symbol of heaven carved in low relief with dragon and phoenix on both sides, with a Dragon ornament in openwork on top. Carved in fine archaic style. Chinese, likely Qing Dynasty 1644-1911. Beautiful white jade with brown areas, wear and aged surfaces.
ANTIQUE JADE LIONESS, PARROT ON IT'S BACK, CARVED IN WHITE JADE, DATING QING DYNASTY, 17TH.-19TH. CENTURY.
The lion is carved standing on it's hind legs with a large tommy and breast, fierce looking open jaw with tungue protruding between it's sharp teeth. On it's shoulders and back sits a large Parrot. ...click for details