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A 12th/13th Century Khmer Sandstone Bas Relief

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Sculpture: Pre 1492   item# 1234598

A 12th/13th Century Khmer Sandstone Bas Relief
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A 12th /13th Century Period sandstone bas-relief presented on a custom stand. Dimensions: Height 21 ¼ inches, Width 43 inches, Thickness 6 inches Note: Add 5 inches to height to include stand


A BETEL BOX OR IN THE " YOK LET PAGYA" DESIGN

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Lacquer: Pre 1910   item# 1233610

A BETEL BOX OR  IN THE  " YOK LET PAGYA" DESIGN
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This Fine Yok Yet Pagya style Betel Box is from the Mandalay period circa 1930. The design consists of a dense crowd of figures on a background of green lacquer hatching and is sometimes referred to as the " thousand dancing monkey design " This pattern is carried throughout on the sides and bottoms of this piece. The box has 2 internal original trays. The design has been engraved with a fine point and filled in with colors-red yellow orange and green. This free hand art form is known ...click for details


Lacquered Betel Nut Box From Mandalay Burma circa 1920

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Lacquer: Pre 1910   item# 1233602

Lacquered Betel Nut Box From Mandalay Burma  circa 1920
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Fine example of a betel box or “ kun it “ in the " kunan kynbyat " or yunnan semicircle pattern and has 1 large original internal tray . The box is from the Mandalay Period circa 1930. The lacquer is cinnabar lacquer The bottom of the box is signed with the name of the female maker and the workshop: Made by Myo Myo Win-- Workshop So Mo Laputa This pattern is carried throughout on the sides and bottoms of this piece. The design has been engraved with fine point scrimshaw like ...click for details


BETEL NUT BOX EXPRESSING THE BURMESE 8 DAY WEEK/ZODIAC

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Lacquer: Pre 1910   item# 1233601

BETEL NUT BOX  EXPRESSING THE BURMESE 8 DAY WEEK/ZODIAC
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Very Fine example of a betel box or “ kun it “ in the of the ' yathi or yati yok" pattern . Tis box features 1 internal original tray . Yathi refers to the 12 figures of the zodiac and eight planets or days of the week. The Burmese divide Wednesday into forenoon and afternoon in order to facilitate the allocation of a day to each point of the compass. The 12 roundels around the side of the piece contain the figures of the zodiac and their names in Burmese characters. Around t ...click for details


A Monumental Virgin Mahogany Louis XV Armoire Bordelais

Catalogue: Antiques: Furnishings: Furniture: French: Early: Pre 1900   item# 1233412

A Monumental Virgin Mahogany Louis XV Armoire Bordelais
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A Monumental Virgin Mahogany Louis XV Armoire Bordelaise Armoire made from solid and beautifully patinaed virgin Honduran Mahogany. This majestic antique consists of an arched and tiered cornice sitting upon an arched façade providing an elegant pair of double paneled contoured arched doors. The doors featuring exquisite hand-carved intricate detail of Floral & Foliage. The doors open to a very large storage compartment with 8 adjustable shelves (all shelves not pictured). The armoi ...click for details


A Cinese Cizhou Wine Jar

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Pottery: Pre 1900   item# 1232991

A Cinese Cizhou Wine Jar
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A 19th Century Cizhou Wine Jar. Straight neck with a ridged mouth. Designs in brown glazes over a rich creme background. Tebody painted in brown leaf designs. Dimensions: 24 1/2 inches high


A CHINESE ACUPUNCTURIST CHEST

Catalogue: Antiques: Furnishings: Furniture: Pre 1920   item# 1232570

A CHINESE ACUPUNCTURIST CHEST
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circa late 19th century , Black Lacquer Over Elmwood This chest features 9 drawers. At the front of each drawer are Chinese characters identifying the instruments it contains. Dimensions: Height: 46 Width: 32 1/2 Depth: 20 inches


A CHINESE APOTHECARY HERBAL MEDICINE CHEST

Catalogue: Antiques: Furnishings: Furniture: Asian: Chinese: Pre 1910   item# 1232567

A CHINESE APOTHECARY HERBAL MEDICINE CHEST
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Circa late 19th century Black lacquer over elmwood This Chinese apothecary chest has a total of 45 drawers. Forty four of these are divided into 4 separate compartments while the two at bottom are each divided into 3 compartments. At the front of each drawer Chinese characters are painted that identify the content of the compartment it represents. The characters are read counter clockwise beginning at the left hand side identifying content of the 4th and last compartment of the drawer, t ...click for details


A CHINESE APOTHECARY HERBAL MEDICINE CHEST

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Furniture: Pre 1920   item# 1232564

A CHINESE APOTHECARY HERBAL MEDICINE CHEST
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Circa late 19th/early 20th century Black lacquer over elmwood This Chinese apothecary chest has a total of 26 drawers. Twenty-four of these are divided into 4 separate compartments while the two at bottom are each divided into 2 compartments. For this type chest, at the front of each drawer are 4 separate red paper tags, each with the content of the compartment it represents identified in Chinese characters. When/if the content on one of the sections is changed; the red tag representing the ...click for details


Chinese Official’s Formal Summer Court Hat Chao Guan

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Scholar Art: Pre 1900   item# 1232542

Chinese Official’s Formal Summer Court Hat Chao Guan
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Complete Chao Guan, Final of a 6 TH Rank With Matching Dan yan hua ling Ling Holder, Hat Box and Folding Paktong Hat Stand Hat of very fine woven bamboo with silk tassels and a taunt silk covering and rimed with a double brocade. The finial and gilded base in excellent condition. It is lined with gauze. A stiffened red silk covered sweat band inside attached to a finely woven split bamboo crown cradle. General wear of use on leather box with no damage.

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