All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #801536 (stock #SBUD-005)
A black terracotta Buddha amulet in the sitting position in-cased in a stainless steel case from Thailand. Age; Pre 1900 or earlier. Size: H. 3cm. Condition: No repairs.
A very large natural wood and carved scroll pot that has used the natural contours of the wood with some carvings to finish it. Scroll pots are not as common as brush pots. Age: Early 19th century. Size: H.28.8cm. W.35.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Normal wear.
A huanghuali wood chest with original brass hardware. Over a two-part round lockplate is a cloud-shaped hasp with a cross design in the center. The four corners on top also have cloud-shaped protective/decorative brass. Period: 17th Century Size: Height = 13.3cm, Length = 37.2 cm, Depth = 20.3 cm. Condition: Normal wear. The top has some minor age cracks(see photo).
A very rare Pyu mortar with nine elephant motifs surrounding the base. Possibly used for grinding pigments combining it with oil to use for ladies' toilette, calligraphy, etc. It may also have been used for religious rituals. Size: L.7cm. W.5cm. H.2.6cm. Condition: No repairs or chips. Very good.
A huanghuali chest with all it's original hardware and a the top is made with one piece of huanghuali.The lock plate is of a square design rather then the more common oval shape. Size: L.32.5cm. W 17cm. H. 9.3cm. Condition: No repairs.
A nice slightly tapered huanghuali brushpot from the early Ching dynasty. Size: H. 16.2cm. Diameter. 14.5cm Condition: No repairs. Three small chips on the bottom rim.
A large Ming huanghuali brush pot holder in its original condition. Size: H. 18cm. Diameter. 19cm. Condition: No repairs. Some old chips around the top edges and bottom. See photos.
A blue glazed Song vase of unusual color for Song pieces. Size: H. 18.8cm. W. 15cm. Condition: No repairs
Four gilded wooden statues comprising of two Buddhas,a Disciple and a Monk. Sizes: Length, 9.4 to 7.6 cm. Condition: Perfect.
An unusual and rare Jin Dynasty stone carved seal for a high ranking military official.The carving on the stone is very beautiful and distinct. Size: 2.8 x 2.8 cm. Condition: No repairs.
Chinese nephrite jade dog of a charcoal grey to dark grey coloration with off-white forepaws and muzzle. It has a sleek body and a sweet face. Where the forepaws come together, there is a hole for putting a thin rope through for wearing. Period: 19th Century Size: H = 7/8", Length = 3-1/2"