The head, torso, hands and feet of Guanyin are nephrite jade carvings. The rest of her body, her clothing and the mythical lion are wood carvings. Her face has very serene expression. She holds a ruyi in her left hand and there is a text on the back. Great craftsmanship. Height 29 cm. Diameter 22 cm. in very good condition.
This offering bowl was made in China during the Jiaqing or Chia-ch'ing period (1796-1820) for the Dalai Lama who resided in the Norbulingka temple palace. The bowl has many decorations. These include the auspicious symbols. The height of the cloisonne bowl is 20 cm. the diameter of the shoulders is 12.5 cm. In very good condition.
Authentic gilt mixed metals mask from the Moluccas. The mask is decorated with birds and lizards. In very good condition. 19th. century.
Interesting and authentic figure of a medicine man, who is wearing a crown, earrings and a breast ornament. His erection symbolizes fertility. Height 13 cm. In very good condition. Authentic piece from the Moluccas, Indonesia.
Beautiful print of a Japanese sea perch and a red bream (kaneme-tai) with a shiso plant. Both fishes have a shiny surface. The poem is by Atsugaki. Size: 36 x 26 cm. By Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858). Centrefold. Published circa 1840. Good impression, color and condition.
The size of this fan shape painting is 38 cm. wide and 18 cm. high. The total size is 52 x 64 cm. With Chinese signs. In good condition.
The wife of Jayavarman VII Jayarajadevi in the guise of the Buddhist deity Prajnaparamita. Her face has a beautiful and serene expression. Sandstone, 12th. Century, Khmer, Bayon. Height 32 cm. 16 cm. wide and 16 cm. deep.
Impressive small bronze Vishnu statue with a beautiful dark patin. Khmer, Cambodia 13th. century. Height 22 cm. without stand 16 cm. In good condition.
Detailed Vishnu on Garuda statue. Khmer, Cambodia, 13th, Century. The material is bronze with a beautiful patin. In good condition. Height with stand 20 cm., without stand 13 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1322455
A very rare sinistral conch shell (Valampuri sangu). Decorated with Tibetan symbols. A right-turning shankha is especially sacred and echoes the celestial motion of the sun, moon, planets and stars. size 27.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre AD 1000 item #1319542
Small Indian stone carving figure of Gautama Buddha from the Sarnath temple. Buddha in dharmachakra mudra. In good condition. Very beautiful piece. Size 9 x 5 cm.
Charming sitting female figure. She sits on a lotus. Polychrome glazed. Height 11.6 cm.; 5 cm. wide and 4 cm. deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1317202
Beautiful gilt bronze figure of the bodhisattva of wisdom. Decorated with red Coral and turquoise pieces. The quality of the bronze is excellent. In very good condition. Height 32 cm. Tibet.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1314925
Detailed gilt bronze statue of bodhisattva Guanyin or Avalokiteshvara. The bronze is of excellent quality. Height 28 cm. In very good condition.
Rare and high quality silver niello opium pipe with floral design. In excellent condition. Signed. Length 65.5 cm. Diameter 2.7 cm.
These three silver hairpins have an enamel floral design and are in good condition. Length 10 cm. China circa 1900.
A beautiful and complete set of sixteen pages and two decorated and gilded wood covers. The size of the pages 60 x 15.5 cm. In very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1310678
The red copper gau is decorated with the Buddhist auspicious symbols. Inside is a figure of the Medicine Buddha. The gau is filled and in very good condition. Height 19 cm. 16 cm. wide and 7 cm. deep.