Antiquities, Artemis Gallery Ancient Art, Pre Columbian
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1330404 (stock #109428)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Far East, India, Northern Kerala / Southern Coastal Karnataka, Bhuta culture, less than 500 yrs old. A rare and quite delightful bronze animal, perhaps a tapir or a wild boar, standing on all four legs, with petite rounded ears, a curved tail, a long snout, and delineated genitalia. Lovely green patina! Size: 4-3/4" L x 2-7/8"H.

Condition: Intact with nice patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1329930 (stock #109393)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Northern Kerala / Southern Coastal Karnataka, Bhuta ciult, less than 500 yrs old. A rare and quite delightful bronze boar. Front and rear feet stand on small metal bases, long snout, cute short ears, chevron ridge down its back, male genital quite prominent. Size: 3.5" L (8.9 cm)

Condition: Near choice

Provenance: Ex-private southern California collection, acquired before 2000.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1492 item #1325438 (stock #111033)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$14,995.00
Southeast Asia, India, ca. 10th to 12th century CE. A carved pink sandstone relief panel depicting the Hindu deity Brahma. Quite a rare representation as most sculptures depict Brahma with four heads. Here we see one; however, the piece possesses many other attributes that identify it as Brahma. First off, he is depicted with a beard, as is the case with most representations...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1325076 (stock #109407)
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South Asia, India, Northern Kerala / Southern Coastal Karnataka, Bhutanese culture, ca. 1500. Trio of three bronze animal figurines representing an ox, a dog and a pig from Northern Kerala. Size: dog measures 3-3/4"L x 2-3/4"H; pig measures 3-3/8"L x 2"H; ox measures 3"L x 2-3/8"H.

Modern Bhutanese culture derives from ancient culture. This culture affected the early growth of this country...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1324832 (stock #109621)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$195.00
India, 2nd quarter of the 20th century CE. Early telephone call office sign in Indian and Sanskrit. Bright red and white with early telephone. Size: 24" x 16-1/4".

Condition: Wear as shown, else excellent

Provenance: Ex-Historia Antiques, James Caswell, Santa Monica, CA.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1324812 (stock #109432)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$350.00
Southeast Asia, India, Northern Kerala/Southern Coastal Karnataka, Bhuta culture, less than 500 yrs old. A rare and quite delightful bronze bovine figurine, standing on all four legs, with petite rounded ears, short pointy horns, small hump on back, a long curvy tail, and a sweet visage. Size: 3-1/4"L x 2-1/2"H.

Condition: Minor expected surface wear, particularly on backside...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1900 item #1324279 (stock #102071)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Southeast Asia, Tibet or Bhutan, ca. late 19th century CE. This colorful thangka of stunning hues and gold leaf features a large central image of Shakyamuni Buddha seated on a lotus throne before a grand temple with the peaceful gaze of meditation, blue-black hair in tufts with a gold top-knot ornament and the split ears of a prince, he wears the patched saffron red robes of a fully ordained monk...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre AD 1000 item #1324278 (stock #102063)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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India, Amaravati style, ca. 1st century BCE to 1st century CE. While Buddhism originated in North India, it spread to other parts of the subcontinent beginning in the 3rd century BCE. This portion of a frieze carved in the Amaravati style depicts the lower section of a standing figure, possibly Buddha, enrobed in flowing draperies with feet in a ballet "first position"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1324268 (stock #101823)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$195.00
Southeast Asia, Nepal, ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre AD 1000 item #1324122 (stock #100413)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$695.00
Central Asia, Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex/Baluchistan, ca. 2nd to 1st millennium BCE. Finely carved stone with beautiful dark red and brown veining throughout. Flat bottoms taper out to rim. Matching set. Size: largest measures 2-3/4"H, middle measures 2"H, smallest measures 1-1/2"H.

Condition: Intact with minor chipping to rims, else excellent.

Provenance: Ex-private J. Connell collection, Massachusetts.

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