All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1427487
18th century or earlier Indian bronze votive sculpture of Ganesha sitting on the back of Mooshika - a bandicoot rat that serves as Ganesha’s vehicle. Ganesha is the remover of obstacles, and thus is invoked before any new undertaking. He bestows good luck on his worshippers, and is invoked in marriage ceremonies and in some forms of Tantric worship. This Ganesha has his trunk turned to the left, and it is strongly advisable for worshippers to keep left sided Ganesha statue at home...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1427486
18th century or earlier Indian bronze votive sculpture of Ganesha sitting on a lotus throne holding his usual attributes in his 4 hands. Ganesha is the remover of obstacles, and thus is invoked before any new undertaking. He bestows good luck on his worshippers, and is invoked in marriage ceremonies and in some forms of Tantric worship. Wonderful casting and detailing, beautiful dark patina, wonderful feel of age produced by devotional wear, pleasantly heavy. Height 3 5/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1427485
18th century or earlier Indian bronze votive sculpture of Ganesha sitting on a lotus throne holding his usual attributes in his 4 hands, with Mooshika - a bandicoot rat that serves as Ganesha’s vehicle - crouching on his right. Ganesha is the remover of obstacles, and thus is invoked before any new undertaking. He bestows good luck on his worshippers, and is invoked in marriage ceremonies and in some forms of Tantric worship...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1700 item #1427319
Zentner Collection
$4,000.00
Antique Tibetan wooden sutra cover, carved with 58 seated bodhisattvas on the front, gilded and painted with details. The interior side of the cover is lacquered red and painted with 64 seated bodhisattvas. Each figure is seated and with different mudras. The left side edge of the cover, is deeply carved with the head of a guardian demon flanked by scrolling vines...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1427279
Good size early 19th century (can be earlier) Tibetan turned burl wood dish / stand with massive high foot for temple offerings. Very nicely turned, in great shape, usual wonderful twisted burl wood patterns, fantastic dark patina on beautiful wood. Very pleasant piece with great feel of age, has wonderful smoky smell from incense and cooking fire. Diameter 6 1/2 inches, height 3 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1426871
Rather unusual 19th century votive Indian bronze sculpture of Sri Devi holding a closed lotus in her right hand and standing on the back of an elephant. The base of Devi’s statue slides into a slot on the back of the elephant: this 2-part piece is a base for a lotus flower incense burner with folding petals (absent), which screws on the top pf Devi’s head. Very good casting, pleasant wear and patina, pleasantly heavy. Height when assembled 5 7/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1426870
18th century or earlier votive Indian bronze sculpture of Ganesha on a square base, with his vahana (vehicle) - a bandicoot rat Mooshika- sitting between his legs. Ganesha is the remover of obstacles, and thus is invoked before any new undertaking. He bestows good luck on his worshippers, and is invoked in marriage ceremonies and in some forms of Tantric worship. This Ganesha has his trunk turned to the left, and it is strongly advisable for worshippers to keep left sided Ganesha statue at home...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1426869
17th century or earlier votive Indian bronze sculpture of Ganesha sitting on a raised base. Ganesha is the remover of obstacles, and thus is invoked before any new undertaking. He bestows good luck on his worshippers, and is invoked in marriage ceremonies and in some forms of Tantric worship. Great quality casting for such a small object, beautiful devotional wear and warm dark patina. Wonderful feel of age. Height 2 1/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1426868
19th century small votive Indian bronze sculpture of Ganesha sitting on a square base. Ganesha is the remover of obstacles, and thus is invoked before any new undertaking. He bestows good luck on his worshippers, and is invoked in marriage ceremonies and in some forms of Tantric worship. This Ganesha has his trunk turned to the left, and it is strongly advisable for worshippers to keep left sided Ganesha statue at home...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1426867
18th to 19th century small votive Indian bronze statue of crawling baby Krishna, his right hand holding a butter ball, which he stole from a storage in his house. Good casting and detailing, beautiful patina, very nice feel of age. Length 1 7/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1426866
18th to 19th century very small votive Indian bronze statue of crawling baby Krishna, his right hand holding a butter ball, which he stole from a storage in his house. Good casting and detailing, beautiful patina, very nice feel of age. Length 1 1/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1426552 (stock #06222020B)
Oldbailey Antiques
$2,495.00
A large and well-painted Black ground thangka dating to the late 19th-early 20th century. The painting measures 19" X 26", not including the cloth "frame." A portrayal of a wrathful deity surrounded by other wrathful deities on this black painting, mostly delineated with gold highlights. These black ground paintings are referred to as "nagtan" and were intended for the inner sanctum of a lamasery, illuminated solely by the light from butter lamps...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1426551 (stock #06222020A)
A well-painted thangka dating to the 19th century depicting Vajrapani. The painting measures 9" X 10" and has been sewn down onto a black silk backing (original). Free of any restoration, damage, or repainting. A fine example of this iconic Buddhist image.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1426480 (stock #06212020A)
A well painted black ground thanka dating to the early part of the 20th century (1900-1920) depicting scenes from the life of the Buddha. No repainting or restoration. The painting measures 10"x13" and is unframed/unmounted. Glue residue on the back, as can be seen in the photos, along with some minor rubbing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1426236
Zentner Collection
$1,350.00
Tibetan seated figure likely that of arhat Ajita, one of the 16 arhats. He is identified by two corresponding features; his hands which are resting in his lap in dhyanamudra (the gesture of mediation) and his covered head. His face is handsome (due to an accumulation of virtue) and his gaze is tranquil. Made of gilt copper repousse and with silver repousse over laid details. He sits on a lotus base and his facial features are painted.

Age: circa 1900
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1426203 (stock #1-1206)
Pair of small Shiva lingam carved in dark marble. The first one, smaller, has part of its aureola missing. The other one is taller and more elaborate, with a double aureola and the Naga snake surmounting the lingam, and has small chips. India, early 19th century, maybe earlier. Heights: 6.7 and 9.3 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1426078 (stock #06142020A)
This is a very well-painted drawing depicting a snake charmer with a cobra draped around his arm as he plays his flute. The painted area measures 5" X 6-1/2". Not examined outside the frame. Some foxing on the mat (which appears to be silk), and some minor rubbing on the painting itself. A beautiful painting of an unusual subject.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1426001
Zentner Collection
Price on Request
Indian wedding palanquin for a bride. Made of a hardwood, possibly padauk, carved with florets and accented with iron details. The domed roof is constructed with a latticework. Doors and window openings are carved to mimic the architecture of a garden courtyard adding to the overall feminine quality of the palanquin.

Palanquins were the most popular means of transportation in British India prior to the introduction of horse-drawn vehicles and the railroad...