HOME

 

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Metalwork (2)

    detailed search

A Fine&Unusual 19thC Burmese Bronze Opium Weight

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Metalwork: Pre 1900   item# 370802

A Fine&Unusual 19thC Burmese Bronze Opium Weight
 click for details

Asia House
Tel: 717-397-6435


"SOLD" Thank you,NETHERLANDS 

A superb,small bronze opium weight in the shape of a horse,displays a rich,brown patina acquired over the years from the handling of one person to another.This form modelled to the likeness of a horse,stands four square on an oval base. Condition:Excellent.Circa:Qing Dynasty,mid-late 19thC(1850-1880)Size:1 5/8"high x1 1/4" base diameter x 1/2lb(aprox)An unusual form that should be a must for your opium weight collection.


Burmese Opium Weight,Mythical Bird Form.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Metalwork: Pre 1900   item# 70831

Burmese Opium Weight,Mythical Bird Form.
 click for details

Asia House
Tel: 717-397-6435


"Sold" Thank you California 

A bronze form modelled in the shape of a mythical bird standing with feet squared on an ornate round base,eyes focused on what's in its mouth with back tail feathers raised and arched forward.Three distinct horizontal layers of feathers encircle the bird's neck,giving it a very regal appearance.The grooved handle extends from the back of the bird's head to the tip of the tail feathers with a tiny baby bird perched in the middle middle of the handle. The condition is excellent with ...click for details

Return To Top

PAGE: 1 


member, TROCADERO © 1998-2014 All Rights Reserved