antique orientalia by Asian Rarities, netsuke, snuff bottles
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1066968 (stock #409020)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$195.00
Antique Hmong, Laotian, hand crafted solid bronze tribal bracelet with applied decorations of snakes, frog, insects, fauna and other critters around the edge of the bracelet. This incredible, work of metal art was acquired in Northern Laos during the early 1960’s. The bracelet has a wrist opening of 2-5/8” (20cm), and outer measurements of 3-3/8” (18cm); and weighs 5 oz. Condition is very good, with some wear and a small spot showing the color of the bronze under the dark patina. C...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1065882 (stock #409029)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$150.00
Hmong tribal hammered silver bracelet with a coiled wire design on each end near the opening. The coiled covering on one side of the bracelet slides open and closed. The bracelet has an interior wrist opening of 2-1/2” (19cm), total measurement of 3” Diameter (23cm); and weight is 4.25 oz/120.5g. Percent of silver content is 80. Condition is very good, but has some wear from age, and some small openings/loss in the coiled wire bands. Early 1900s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1065877 (stock #409032)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$215.00
This is an offering for a Miao Hmong silver bangle/bracelet that was acquired in Northern Laos during the early 1960’s. It was designed by a skilled tribal Silversmith with a braided pattern design on the interior and exterior of the bracelet. There are worn “X” designs/marks on the chevron ends. This bracelet has an interior wrist opening of 2-1/4” (17cm), and outer measurement of 2-3/4” (20cm); and the weight is 4.34 oz/123g. “Sterling” (925 silver content)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1058913 (stock #1102003)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$95.00
Early bronze betel cylinder shaped box that was used for white lime paste with the betel (still has some residue), and has a variety of finely detailed decorations, with a matching lid that fits snugly on the body of the container. There are metal eye loops built into the side of the cylinder and on the top, originally used to attach the sections together with a cord or chain. It measures 6”H x 2.5”Diameter, and weighs 14 oz...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #705995 (stock #H70020)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$3500.00
Authentic Thai bronze standing Buddha, in “U” Thong style, beautifully decorated with inset semi-precious stones. The detail and workmanship are clearly apparent in photos of this magnificent bronze. Based on the depth and clear cut of the designs, it appears that some of the decorations have been applied by hand to the bronze. The face has downcast eyes, the elongated ears; feet have a pillar to attach the sculpture to a base. This Buddha also has some interesting provenance...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #705969 (stock #H70019)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1800.00
Antique Thai bronze Buddha seated within an elaborate and adorned throne, with a bird held in the palm of each hand. On both sides of the throne are standing disciples, mythological animals, seated Naga Buddha images, and standing Buddha figures in “U” Thong position with a bird atop each of their heads. Above the seated Buddha is a small standing Buddha, two mythological animals, and a bird standing at the pinnacle...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #705944 (stock #H70018)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$900.00
Authentic period bronze Thai Buddha in style of Dvaravati. The figure is seated on a double lotus base with hands held out at the waist in the “teaching Buddha” position. The hair shows hand workmanship rather than being just cast as part of the bronze figure and is tightly curled around his head. The Buddha also features elongated earlobes and downcast eyes, typical of early castings...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Wood : Pre 1920 item #696572 (stock #903037)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$225.00
Antique architectural style sculpture of Shiva (or Siva), known as the Lord of Dance. In this rendition, Shiva is shown standing under an altar with a mythical animal head on top of the arch. Shiva’s headpiece also contains an animal head. Carried in two of Shiva’s four hands are his weapon (a trident), and a Damru (small drum). One of the remaining hands is raised up near a snake and the other is down on his leg with the snake’s body...