Asian Antiques and Art from The China Coast The China Coast
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1246435 (stock #7013)
The China Coast
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Thai gilt bronze Ayudhya Buddha. H 27 1/2". Acquired 1968-1971.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1246431 (stock #7010)
The China Coast
$3,000.00
At the time of acquisition in 1968 the piece was said to have been in the fire when the Burmese conquered and burned Ayudhya in 1767. The bronze figure was acquired from a diplomat's collection in 1968/1971 who had owned it for some twenty years, and was in turn acquired from a Thai prince whose family had owned the piece for some time. Measurements: H 19".
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1137640 (stock #2032)
The China Coast
$650.00
A very handsome bronze lion, a protective Buddhist animal, protecting people, homes and temples, and the Thai version of the Chinese guardian lion. Great details, fine craftsmanship and in fine condition. The piece comes from a private collection acquired in the early 1960's. The singha stands 10 1/2" high and measures 5" in length. Protect yourself!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #915231 (stock #6085)
The China Coast
$570.00
Buddha figure with mandorla, a votive piece, made of silver sheeting over wood, 19th century. The image of the buddha positioned in "calling the earth to witness" (Bhumisparshamudra). Measurements: H 6". Provenance: Originally acquired in Ayudhya in the 1960s.