This Vietnamese Guanyin statue has a beautiful face and expression. Black patina. In very good condition. 19th. century. Height 29 cm. 17 cm. wide and 12 cm. deep.
The jade is brownish and shining. The buckle is in very good condition. A beautiful example of primitive carving.
The measurements of this nicely carved root wood figure of a Daoist Immortal are: 40 cm. high, 23 cm. wide and 17 cm. deep. In very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1800 item #1031374
The thangka represents Sukhavati, the Western Paradise of Amitabha. Tibet 18th. century. Size: 78 / 59 cm.
Elegant antique gilt bronze Buddha sitting on a high throne, sitting in bhumisparsa mudra. Height 27 cm. Burma, 18th.century.
This is a fine antique gilt lacquer Buddha head from Burma. The height of the Buddha head is 28 cm., with the stand 42 cm. In good condition.
Height 25,5cm, 20,5 cm. wide, 18,5cm. deep. In very good condition.
Chinese jade bead (antique. In good condition. Size 3.8 cm.
Rare pair of Ming dynasty Chinese earrings. Gold and silver. In good condition. Length 3.5 cm.
Beautiful fragile opera doll. The colors of the dress look almost as brand new. Only her nose in a little touched by time. There is no hand in the long sleeve of the left arm (has probably never been there).
Very nice jade (spinach green and grey) bi disc in Xuanji form. Xuanji (hsuan-chi) discs were used as astronomical instruments (to plot the location of the stars) during the Shang and the Zhou dynasties. The diameter is 14 cm., the diameter of the hole is 4 cm (the thickness is 1 cm.). In very good condition, only a natural 'crack'. China.
Beautiful and exclusive antique oval formed high carat gold bracelet. Enamel, diamond and 15 natural rubies of a deep raspberry red color. In reality the color is more intense than the pictures show. Excellent old craftsmanship. The width of the bracelet varies from 2.3 cm. to 1.8 cm. The size is 6.8 cm. and the weight is 98.6 (!) gram. Acquired in Burma, a long time ago. In very good condition.
The jade pieces (carved in China during the Qing period)have the form of a fan. I had them set in gold (18+ ct) with multicolored sapphires of high quality, blood coral and a little diamond. It is very special that the five pieces have the same size and color. You can see on the back part that the jade is very well set in lots of gold. All the colors are strong and beautiful. There is a sapphire in every small element. Unique piece. Length: 51 cm. Bottom part (with blood coral 5 cm...
A beautiful pair of shell containers (Kaibitsu)with messing fittings, used for the Kaiawase game. The matching of painted shells symbolizes faithfulness in marriage. A shell game set belonged often to the trousseau of a bride. The hampers are in excellent condition and they come with the original wooden boxes. Japan, Edo period. The height of the shell boxes is 43 cm. The diameter is 38,5 cm.
Extremely thin Arita porcelain in kakiemon style. The cup, saucer and lid are in very good condition. Diameter saucer: 12.5 cm. Diameter cup 9.8 cm. Height 6 cm. Total weight 9 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1050941
This wood phurba (used by a shaman) is carved with three heads,dragon,double snake and vajra. The length is 43 cm. In good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1050937
This phurba, used by shamans has four faces. The length (without hair) is 51 cm. The phurba is in good condition.
Very rare object from the Moluccas, Indonesia. Museum piece. The size of the figures is 11.2 cm. long and 8.5 cm. wide. The length of the chain is 24 cm. Material: fire gilt silver (very thin and light). In very good condition.