The carving on each amber toggle or bead represents a Lohan figure. The carving is of good quality. The height is 4.5 and 4 cm. The total weight of the three items is 21 gram. In good condition.
The carving, a tiger, is nice and detailed. The size of the nephrite jade buckle is 7.5 x 6 cm. The color is white with brownish inclusions. In good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1177795
Matching pair of large, beautiful colorful painted antique wooden temple door panels, decorated with guardian dragons, snow lions and other Tibetan symbols. The snow lion is the national emblem of Tibet and represents unconditional cheerfulness and a mind without doubt. The Tibetan dragon has a lot of creative power In good condition. The temple door panels are 209 cm. high and each one is 38 cm. wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1177785
Impressive antique wavy blade with a good pamor and a gilt flower design. The large selut is very detailed and inlaid with gemstones. A moving snake (dapur luk) with eleven curves gives self-confidence, commands respect and has a positive influence on the career of the owner. Wooden hilt (ukiran). No sheath. In good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1177767
This Java keris has an antique straight blade with a nice pamor and a wooden hilt. The wranka and the sheath are hand-painted. In good condition.
Charming mammoth ivory netsuke or toggle. The carving represents two frogs with black inlaid eyes and a salmon colored love lotus flower. Signed. In good condition. Size 4 x 2.7 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1175933
Impressive antique keris from Sumatra (Indonesia)with a very detailed carved ivory hilt (ukiran palembang), representing a garuda-like bird man. A wood sheath with wrangka palembang and a lacquer finish. The mendak and selut are set with gemstones, probably pieces of diamond. Very nice pamor. In good condition.
Guanyin has an agate body, hands, feet and face. The expression on her face is very serene. She sits on a lion and has a ruyi in her left hand. Guanyin has a text on her back. In very good condition. Height 29 cm. Diameter 22 cm.
A nice detailed bronze Guanyin statue. She holds a ruyi in her right hand. In good condition. Height 24 cm. Diameter: 14 cm. Qing dynasty.
Detailed carved bamboo brush pot. The scenes represent scholars playing chess in the shadow of pine trees. In very good condition. Height: 14.5 cm. Diameter 11 cm.
The color of this pair of cloisonne brush holders is brick-red. They are decorated with flowers and are in good condition. Height 18 cm. Diameter: 9 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #1171146
Impressive mandala Gohonzon (ink on paper)with the mantra Nam Myoho Renge Kyo (Nichiren Buddhism). This form of calligraphy was already practiced by Nichiren himself. This one is made by the Nichiren monk Nikko in the 9th. year of the Bunsei period (1826).