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similar to Superb old buddhist wrathfull deity, Tibet, Himalaya, Nepal

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1388554 (stock #HP/Ma790)
A super fine buddhist mask with 5 skul heads on top original polychromia showing white, red, green, black and golden colors respectively , 13 holes around the mask. hard wood, great condition , the horse head can be moved out ( 16.5 cm) H 38;5 cm + horse head 9 cm, the total visible height is 47 cm wide 24 cm At least from the 19 th. A custom iron stand can be offered More information on request Please double click on pictures to get the highest enlargements
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1960 item #1388125 (stock #HP/GH782)
Himalaya Primitive
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An old ghurra showing a seating protector beating the drum , such design evokes the shamanic influence. The shaman is surmounted by a ram. Super black soot patina, Obvious signs a important use. H 25 cm , the protector is 13 cm height.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1960 item #1388144 (stock #HP/GH783)
Himalaya Primitive
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A very rare anthropomorphic chain model ghurra showing a seated ancestor which seems to be in meditation position, (note a local repair at the arm which has been re-fixed). Superb encrusted hard patina. The carving is monoxyl (no joins) and shows various mythic animals , elephant, deer, cow n dog and peacock. Total height is 33 cm, and 6 x 6 cm. The ancestor is 9 cm its face is 3 cm Presented on a custom iron stand More information on request Please double click on pictures to get the hi...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1950 item #1388105 (stock #HP/GH781)
Himalaya Primitive
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A super fine stylized ghurra which could be interpreted in at least in different ways. Glossy black patina and very precise carving, H 28 cm , biggest face height is 5.5 cm , whereas smaller is 3.5 cm , bufalo is 5.5 cm hight by 6.5 cm wide More information on request. A metal stand can be offered. Please double click on the pictures to get the highest enlargement
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1700 item #1424400 (stock #1589)
Dragon's Pearl
$3,000.00
A very rare and interesting, Buddhist bronze ewer (kundika) in classical form w. rounded, oblong body, a short sprout and a long neck. Lid for the opening. There are three circling bands, two on the body and one on the neck. The sprout set with a raised lotus pattern. The piece is of relatively heavy casting and with remains of leaf gilding on black surface. A superb piece and a serious collector’s item. According to its transmitted history the ewer comes from the Buddhist temple, the Chishaku...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1124160 (stock #111132)
Tomoe Art
$3,200.00
Oni (ogres) in a kimono dancing in front of the Yama, the ruler of Hell. Yama is the son of Hindu god Sun. He is the presiding deity and also known as Dharma. In Japan Yama is known as Enma. Later adopted in Buddhism, Yama was understood by Buddhists as a god of the dead, supervising the various Buddhist "hells". A line of souls leads to his office where he decides whether a soul goes to Heaven or Hell. Oni are considered as a servant under the Enma there. Here, the scene depicted comically the ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1800 item #1420069
Meiji Bijutsu
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A superb Hagi chawan (tea bowl) dating from the Edo period (1615-1868).

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The chawan presents old repairs made with gold and lacquer (kintsugi).
It comes with the original fitted shifuku (silk pouch) and a fitted wooden box.
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Size 9.5 x 9.5 cm (3.8 x 3.8 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1424224 (stock #MA1501)
Arte Xibalba
$1,750.00
A superb Maya cache vessel from Guatemala, ca. 400 - 800 AD. This excellent zoomorphic vessel is 5-3/4" high and depicts a canine deity. The superbly detailed head, spindly legs and genitals are all appliquéd to the black-slipped chamber. A rare type, in excellent condition, with strong mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1444253 (stock #4205)
Galerie Hafner
$1,800.00
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A pierced fragment of an antique Tibetan or Nepalese torana, worked in copper repousse with remains of gilding and colors. Showing a caparisoned elephant with a snow lion on his back, lifting a deity riding on the mythical beast "sharabha". Condition: wear to gilding, slightly warped. Dimension: 36.5 cm high x 15 cm widw x 2.5 cm deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1443156 (stock #900)
Standing Shomen Kongo (lit., Blue-faced Vajrapani) sculpted in relief from a gray-hued igneous stone. Mid-Edo Period ca. 1700. Very minor old loss. Light lichen accumulation and remnants of dried moss.

Height: 48.5 cm
Width: 28.5 cm
Depth: 19 cm
Packaged weight: 33 kg

In the Esoteric Buddhist tradition, Shomen Kongo is a fearsome deva believed to protect against disease. With six arms/hands holding various symbolic Esoteric attributes, three eyes of which one is vertical, a monkey-h...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1413879
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A superb Korean Kainei (Hoeryŏng ware) chawan (tea bowl) dating from the Joseon dynasty (1392-1897).

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The chawan presents traces of old repairs with lacquer and gold (kintsugi). It will be shipped in a wooden box.
Size 13.5 x 8 cm (5.4 x 3.2 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #1425241 (stock #11003)
A Buddhist shrine, made for a temple, containing the 8-armed, weapon-bearing goddess Benten; her head adorned with a gilt bronze crown in the shape of a Shinto gate, decorated with birds, sun and moon, and beads. On the top of her head sits the snake-bodied water deity Ugajin. Behind her head a circular mandorla with three flaming jewels. Benten sits on a double lotus throne, placed on top of a rock formation.
The figure and the lotus dais are made in wood with gilding over red lacquer, wi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1444925 (stock #907)
Standing 11-Headed Kannon Bosatsu, the figure's left hand holding a long-stemmed lotus bud and the right forming the segan-in mudra symbolizing the fulfillment of the vow, sculpted in relief from a brown-hued sedimentary stone. Clearly dated to the third year of the Kokwa Era (1846), late-Edo Period. Minor old loss, with dried lichen accumulation.

Height: 41 cm
Width: 21.5 cm
Depth: 15 cm
Packaged weight: 14 kg

At the upper-right of the figure appear two Japanese characters that tra...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1255161
A rare antique fire gilt bronze statue of two elephant-headed deities in embrace. Kangiten (god of Bliss) is associated with esoteric, Tantric Buddhism, like the Shingon school in Japan. The female wears a crown, associated with Avalokiteshvara or Guanyin and rests her feet on the male's feet. Kangiten symbolizes the unity of opposites, conjugal harmony and long life. This marvelous and rare statue is in excellent condition. The statue is blessed, the bottom is still completely closed and decora...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Platinum : Vintage : Pre 1960 item #790100
A magnificent vintage platinum brooch formed as a floral bouquet featuring three primary blossoms tied at the bottom with a ribbon, and set with a mix of old single cut, old Swiss cut, old European cut, old mine cut, early modern brilliant round cut and French cut diamonds and round brilliant cut sapphires. The center flower features a .83-carat, old mine cut diamond of fancy cognac color and SI2 clarity; surrounded by sapphires. A flower bud is represented just above by a prong-set .34-carat ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #1447653 (stock #15002)
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$350.00


FISHMONGER'S SHOP SIGN

Wood carving nibe croaker displayed in a fish shop in Korea, early 20th century. approx. 37.5 x 10 x 3cm (14.76 x 3.93 x 1.18in). Some expected damage including flaws due to use and aging, but in generally good vintage condition as is. (*Plate and chopsticks are not attached.)


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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1447652 (stock #12260)
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$300.00


TABI PAPER PATTERNS

Eleven three-piece sets and six individual pieces of both of thick (coated in 'kakishibu' persimmon tannin) and thin paper patterns of 'tabi' (Japanese socks) used by a tabi artisan in early 20th century, Japan. Some paper re-used for the mold are from Edo period (1603-1868). Large: approx. 28cm (11.02in). Some damage due to aging as is.


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J S Antiques
$213.75
Paden City Glass Company made Gazebo in the 1930's. There are no chips or cracks in the glass. Thanks for looking.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1447438 (stock #CO769)
Arte Xibalba
$175.00
A choice Colima figure from West Mexico, ca. 300 BC - 300 AD. This standing male is 7-3/4" tall and is depicted with arms spread wide. He is adorned with a fancy headdress denoting his high social rank, a segmented necklace and clothing indicated with fine incising. Nicely burnished, good mineral deposits.