Collection of 10 Nordom I Cambodia 1835-1904 CE billon uniface coins with Hamsa bird. D: 11mm to 13mm. Free shipping via Hong Kong registered airmail.
STONE AND STONE
Unique landscape as a compatible combination of practical stone implement and 'suiseki' stone for appreciation. Age unknown. Japan.
Left: approx. L 23cm (9.05in), H 8cm (3.14in), Right: approx...
Good silver Parthian drachma, 147-191 CE with Very legible bust of bearded man wearing a tiara and reverse standing archer. D:17mm. Free shipping via Hong Kong Registered airmail.
Large bronze coin from the last Scythian King in Ghadhara, Azes II, 15-12 BCE. There is a Buddhist lion one side and Hindu “Brahma” bull on the other. bD: 24mm. Free shipping Hong Kong Registered Airmail.
This is an ART INTERNATIONAL Magazine IX / 1 from 1965. It has 53 pages and it is black and white. It has articles in English, French, Italian, and German.
It measures about 9 1/2" X 13 1/2" ( 24.2 cm X 34.4 cm ).
BOOK OF THE SECRETS ABOUT ACUPUNCTURE AND MOXIBUSTION
Handwritten Sugiyama school book with illustrations recorded the esoteric knowledge or secret techniques about ancient Chinese acupuncture and moxibustion. Edo period, 19th century, Japan. approx. 297 x 195mm (11.69 x 7.67in)...
Macedonia- silver drachm. Nike standing on the prow of a galley and Posidon brandishing a trident..306-328 BCE. D: 14mm
NEW EYEGLASSES DIAGRAM
Rare find of old Japanese ophthalmic poster of "New eyeglasses diagram" made by Hayama Eiji as the director of Hayama eyeglasses labo and revised by Dr. Kawamoto Jujiro as the father of Japanese modern ophthalmology, actually used at the clinic of oculist in the Prewar time, early 20th century. approx...
Small coin from Samarkand circa 4th-5th CE, obol. Obv bearded and rev archer. Quirky little coin from a far away time and place. D: 7mm Free shipping via Hong Kong Registered Airmail.
Rare find of old Japanese medical poster with the illustration of Trachoma, actually used at the clinic of oculist in the Prewar time, early 20th century.
Originally bended condition for framing (Please check the photo #6) as approx...
Collection of 5 silver Gaden Tangka Tibetan coins minted between 1840 and 1930. Frequently (and erroneously) called Dalai Lama coins which were struck as presentation gifts to monks in the late 1940s- were made of pure silver, these are approximately 70% silver mixed with 30% copper. The most common issues are from 1897 to 1925 and will date these as such. Reference: Oriental Numismatics Society, Occasional Paper #17, N.G. Rhodes 1983...
Published by the John Carter Brown Library in 1996,this book is one of 1500 copies. Rare manuscripts and books are illustrated. There is a black line along the bottom textblock; the cover is fine. No dustjacket. 147pp.
Rare antique Map of Alderney c1691 by Robert Morden with watercolor . Small scale map in nice condition framed and matted c19303s. Overall 9.75 by 6.5" map 5.25" by 3"
A stated first edition, first impression dated October 12, 1901. The green pictoral cloth cover is stained both on the front and back. There is also a water stain that runs along the upper page edge throughout the book (see title page). The pages are uncut and the book is illustated.Published by Scribner & Sons., NY.
Longing for the days of glamour & white glove treatments? The silvery service coffee will brighten up your service. Or keep them ready for cocktails! The dealer that I bought them from wasn’t sure. And not being a heavy drinker, I thought they be just fun to use them for coffee or tea!
Polished silver outside, easy to clean metal insides. Standing 11 3/4” tall. Both pots exactly the same, with same small designs on the sides...
A stated first edition published in 1972. The jacket shows some wear, the book is fine.
"Birds in Paradise" is the catalogue printed for the special exhibition of the same name at Van Cleef's L'Ecole, School of Jewelry Arts in 2019. The exhibition focused on jewelry inspired by birds and was drawn from two private collections and Van Cleef's heritage collection. The catalogue is printed entirely in color and features illustrations of about 100 jewels, as well as drawings and other source material for their design. It's completed with a series of scholarly essays...
NOTEBOOK OF MEDICAL STUDENT
Anonymous handmade notebook of medical student of Tokyo University, Meiji period (1868-1912), Japan.
Detailed notes and illustrations taken on lecture by Japanese ink through 41 pages (plus 7 blank pages). approx...