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similar to Indonesia | Antique ceremonial ship-cloth tampan

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1436627
Indonesia, Sumatra, Lampung, c. 1900

Handspun cotton base, supplementary weft weaving, botanical dyes, gold-wrapped thread

A large, festive tampan with a colourful geometric design of interlocking parallelograms in saffron yellow, deep indigo blue and true red, woven in supplementary silk weft over an undyed cotton base. Although the coloured threads cover the base in alternating blocks, the base exposed so as to as to form hooked lines within each unit. Frami...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1800 item #753042 (stock #F28)
Antique, 18th century, Mughal Indo Persian - Sind Matchlock gun Jezail. Details; damascus steel barrel showing strongly banded pattern, muzzle fixed to mounting bayonet, curved wood full stock with simple iron plates on each side.
CONDITION: In good condition considering its age.
MEASUREMENTS: Overall length: 141cm (55 ½ inches).
REFERENCES: “Firearms Of The Islamic World in the Tareq Rajab Museum, Kuwait” by Robert Elgood.

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1432452
Indonesia, Bali, Singaraja, early 20th century

Imported silk, aniline dyes, tie-dye (pelangi) and stitch-resist (tritik)

A stunning silk pelangi wrapper tie-dyed in Singaraja in north Bali. Its luxurious length of 3 metres is divided along the diagonal in a bold format of different coloured triangles in plum, grape purple, soft pistachio green and mandarin orange. The colours are marked off by broad lines of stitch-resist (tritik) that produces an i...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1431933 (stock #0218)
Kuba cloth from a published and renowned collection. The Sam Hilu Collection of Kuba Textiles was published by Schiffer Books in 2003 in Textile Art of the Bakuba: Velvet Embroideries in Raffia, and was exhibited in 2008-2009 in the comprehensive and historic Queensboro College exhibition, Kuba Textiles: The Sam Hilu Collection. Kuba cloths utilize patterns that date back to the origins of humankind, patterns that still resonate in the ancient memories we all possess and share in our collective ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1431932 (stock #0217)
Kuba cloth from a published and renowned collection. The Sam Hilu Collection of Kuba Textiles was published by Schiffer Books in 2003 in Textile Art of the Bakuba: Velvet Embroideries in Raffia, and was exhibited in 2008-2009 in the comprehensive and historic Queensboro College exhibition, Kuba Textiles: The Sam Hilu Collection. Kuba cloths utilize patterns that date back to the origins of humankind, patterns that still resonate in the ancient memories we all possess and share in our collective ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1431931 (stock #0216)
Kuba cloth from a published and renowned collection. The Sam Hilu Collection of Kuba Textiles was published by Schiffer Books in 2003 in Textile Art of the Bakuba: Velvet Embroideries in Raffia, and was exhibited in 2008-2009 in the comprehensive and historic Queensboro College exhibition, Kuba Textiles: The Sam Hilu Collection. Kuba cloths utilize patterns that date back to the origins of humankind, patterns that still resonate in the ancient memories we all possess and share in our collective ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1431930 (stock #0215)
Kuba cloth from a published and renowned collection. The Sam Hilu Collection of Kuba Textiles was published by Schiffer Books in 2003 in Textile Art of the Bakuba: Velvet Embroideries in Raffia, and was exhibited in 2008-2009 in the comprehensive and historic Queensboro College exhibition, Kuba Textiles: The Sam Hilu Collection. Kuba cloths utilize patterns that date back to the origins of humankind, patterns that still resonate in the ancient memories we all possess and share in our collective ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1431921 (stock #0214)
Kuba cloth from a published and renowned collection. The Sam Hilu Collection of Kuba Textiles was published by Schiffer Books in 2003 in Textile Art of the Bakuba: Velvet Embroideries in Raffia, and was exhibited in 2008-2009 in the comprehensive and historic Queensboro College exhibition, Kuba Textiles: The Sam Hilu Collection. Kuba cloths utilize patterns that date back to the origins of humankind, patterns that still resonate in the ancient memories we all possess and share in our collective ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1416899
Meiji Bijutsu
$1,280.00
Another very attractive antique Persian bowl dating from the 11th to 15th century.

The bowl shows marks of its age yet remains a sublime work of art.

Kindly refer to pictures for condition and details and inquire if you have some questions.
The bowl will be shipped in an antique Japanese made fitted wooden box.
Size. 20.5 x 21.5 x 11.5 cm (8.2 x 8.6 x 4.6 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1217564 (stock #0036)
Momoyama Gallery
$1800.00

It is hard to find real antique wooden Buddha Figures, and we are happy to offer you one rare piece of chinese art.

This is a highlight of our exhibition.

This large Buddha is approx. 250 years old and is carved of one piece of old DARK wood. It came from a well known antique dealer in Bejing, China. The spoils of time, the cracks, the leavings of colour and the signs of age give a valuabel proof of its authenticity.

It is placed and fixed on a thick piece of woo...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1110597 (stock #C153)
Antique Chinese late Qing Dynasty woman’s informal satin silk robe, finely embroidered in satin silk stitch with six roundels displaying vases with branches of various flowers and butterflies, amidst branches, peonies, magnolias, and goldfish, all picked out in bright shades of red, blue, pink, brown, and orange, reserved on a cream - white ground, and edged by black silk. The cuffs, embroidered in suite, are bordered with a band of brocade woven with five-clawed Principal Celestial Long Drag...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Ivory : Pre 1900 item #1037943 (stock #EA223)
Antique Canadian 19th century silver mounted large scrimshaw walrus tusk. Details: The outer side of the tusk is finely engraved with an unusual Hudson’s Bay Company coat of arms. It is composed of a shield with a cross (the cross of St. George) and with four beavers, one in each quarter. Above the shield is a crest which depicts a walrus sitting on the Cap of Maintenance. The shield and crest are supported by two elk with a scroll showing the old Latin motto pro pelle cutem: a skin for a skin...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 1990 item #1435062
Indonesia, East Sumba, 1970-1990

Handspun cotton, commercial dyes, warp ikat, twining

A vintage example of one of the oldest ikat patterns for men’s cloths (hinggi) made in East Sumba, called patola ratu, that has a complex netting of geometric forms. The textile is constructed from two long identical panels hand-stitched together along the warp to form a double width. The primary motifs arranged in alternating red and blue-black columns are variations o...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1920 item #796543 (stock #2811)
svazzo.com
$7,500.00
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AMAZING RARE Antique Venetian Art Glass Millifiore Flower Murrines Double Handled Vase!!!! Believe it is an early Fratelli Toso circa 1900s, done in a BLACK Background!!!! It has 3 different Stemmed Flowers canes (5 in total). Very large Star burst murrines and Bullseye murrines, among other amazing pieces were put together in this piece!!!There is NO damage (chips, nicks, or impact marks). In MINT Condition!!!

Measures 5 1/4" tall ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1343372 (stock #137)
t a t a m i
$250.00


EMA

Votive Japanese folk art piece of worshipper’s wooden tablet offered for Shinto shrine, called ‘Ema’ (lit. ‘Horse picture’).
Thorough work of painting with one's wish. Taisho period, early 20th century.

approx. H 7cm (2.75in), W 21.2cm (8.34in), T 1.5cm (0.59in)


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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Contemporary item #1140115 (stock #6729)
A Kristina 18k white gold blue topaz and diamond ring. This size 6-1/2 ring features a large quilted rectangular cushion cut bezel-set blue topaz along with a bezel-set round brilliant cut diamond. The intense blue facetted topaz measures approximately 7.6 carats (by gauge calculation) and the diamond is approximately 7 points (by gauge calculation). The ring measures 3/4" x 5/8" and it weighs a solid 12.5 grams. It is stamped copyright mark KRISTINA 18K and it is in excellent condition with...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1387515 (stock #E823)
Antique 18th Century Polish Saxon Swiss Guards Sword of Augustus the Strong King Of Poland Very Rare Authentic Antique, 18th century, circa 1730 A.D. Polish – Saxon Gala sword of the Hundred Life Swiss Guards of Augustus II the Strong, king of Poland, and electors of Saxony. An extremely rare antique, as only 120 of these swords were made and very few survived to the present date, they are primarily in museums. A slightly curved sturdy blade, cut on each face with full-length, slender fulle...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1021350 (stock #6398)
This is a 10-1/2" x 8-1/2" ball-footed swing-handle serving basket fully hallmarked for Sheffield, England 1895-6. Made by James Dixon & Sons, this basket has ornate repousse decoration in the bowl as well as attractive design to the ornate handle. It has a presentation inscription in the centre, as it was presented as a gift in September 1896, and it weighs an impressive 595 grams. Besides the hallmarks, it is also stamped 1618P and B3916, at least one of which refers to the design. This ite...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #966024 (stock #J48)
Antique 17th century (circa 1650-1680) Japanese Arita porcelain ewer of oval form with a waisted neck and loop handles, painted in underglaze-blue with panels of peonies reserved on karakusa, the neck is with stylized peonies. The top of the handle has two holes whilst one is pierced and the other is not; the holes were made prior to the firing process of the porcelain at the request of European merchants importing Japanese porcelain for European markets because many of these types of ewer...