Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
Sort By:
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1447330
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A rare and quite attractive ancient wooden funerary figure, China, Han Dynasty, 200 BC-200 AD.

The figure in wood is a well-carved large depiction of an attendant, legs lost.

Size: 30 cm. for the figure alone and 33,5 cm. with the costum stand.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1446663
Senatus Consulto
Sold
A very large and splendid bronze figure of Vishnu, Java, ca. 9th.-10th. cent. AD!

A particularly fine style and likely made by Indian artisans, working in Java or imported from India during the time of Hindu expansion in SE Asia.

Vishnu is standing on a double Lotus throne, holding a large hexagonal mace. Large thin ornamented back plate behind him. Amazing tiny details of jevellery and a fine serene facial expression. He is wearing a tall detailed crown

Vishnu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1445990
Senatus Consulto
$850.00
An exceptional, detailed Japanese netsuke signed my a master, early 19th. century.

A female figure inside a back or sack, dragging it around her one hand and her head protruding. It was made by a master (in kanji-signs 花楽 or 花樂).

The piece is fine decorated overall and delicately signed below. Very beautiful workmanship and among the finest of the period, really.

Size ca. 43 mm. wide and 26 mm. tall.

Comes with COA, out of old Dutch collectio...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1445672
Senatus Consulto
$1,450.00
A fine lot of 5 metal items from the same collection:

a) Leather, silver, gilded brass, copper, corals. Wallet in form of vajra, 12 x 7,5cm. b) Silver, copper, with turquoise and corals. Gunpowder container in form of a horn, L ca 20cm. c) Silver gau container with a coral and four glass stones, H 11,5cm.. d) Bronze alloy, silvered tingsha cymballs with dragons, ca. 7,5 cm. in diameter. e) Brass vajra. 19th - early 20th century, L 12,8cm.

Traces of usage.

Attra...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1445263
Senatus Consulto
$1,250.00
A choice matching set of 10 Chinese Ming Dynasty pottery figures of armed soldiers dating to 1368-1644.

All are placed on square podiums and are dressed in Green and yellow, Sancai-colored coat and harness. They with long hair and high hats or helmets. All a carrying weapons: grenades, swords, axe, helberdd, etc.

Unglazed areas are covered with pigmented colors ind white, red and black of which much remains.

Size: The figures measure 22-23 cm each - 8,5-9 inches...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1445254
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A choice matching pair of Chinese Ming Dynasty pottery figures of armed soldiers dating to 1368-1644.

Both are placed on square podiums and are dressed in Green and yellow, Sancai-colored colored coat and harness. Both with long hair and high hats or helmets. Both a carrying a couple of grenades in their hands. Unglazed areas are covered with pigmented colors ind white, red and black of which much remains.

Size: The figures measure 22-23 cm each - 8,5-9 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1445253
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A choice matching pair of Chinese Ming Dynasty pottery figures of armed soldiers dating to 1368-1644.

Both are placed on square podiums and are dressed in dark blue and torqouise colored coat and harness. Both with long hair and high hats or helmets. Both are carrying a spear in their left hand.

Unglazed areas are covered with pigmented colors ind white, red and black of which much remains.

Size: The figures measure 22-23 cm each - 8,5-9 inches.

Cond...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1445252
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A choice matching pair of Chinese Ming Dynasty pottery figures of armed soldiers dating to 1368-1644.

Both are placed on square podiums and are dressed in Green and yellow, Sancai-colored colored coat and harness. Both with long hair and high hats or helmets. Both a carrying a grenade in their right hand. Unglazed areas are covered with pigmented colors ind white, red and black of which much remains.

Size: The figures measure 22-23 cm each - 8,5-9 inches.

Con...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1445249
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A choice matching pair of Chinese Ming Dynasty pottery figures of armed soldiers dating to 1368-1644.

Both are placed on square podiums and are dressed in dark blue and torqouise colored coat and harness. Both with long hair and high hats or helmets. One is carrying a helberd, the other a bow. Unglazed areas are covered with pigmented colors ind white, red and black of which much remains.

Size: The figures measure 22-23 cm each - 8,5-9 inches.

Condition: Ch...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1443493
Senatus Consulto
$1,650.00
An attractive and very rare depiction of buddha in hammered gold seated on a silver throne, Thailand or Cambodia, early-mid 19th century

The buddha was made over a resin core over which high-carat rather thick gold has been hammered and chased for the actual Buddha, and sheet silver has been hammered and chased for the stepped throne.

Such buddhas was given to monasteries and significant Thai or Cambodian temples (wats) as acts of merit. Gold and silver are regarded as hav...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1441953
Senatus Consulto
$2,550.00
A rare and complete set of 12 Chinese Ming Dynasty pottery Zodiac figures dating to 1368-1644 AD.

The Chinese zodiac, or shengxiao (/shnng-sshyao/ ‘born resembling'), is a repeating cycle of 12 years, with each year being represented by an animal and its reputed attributes.symbolize the 12 months of the Chinese calender. In this set all zodiac animals are represented on the head of the figures:

Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, Pi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1441738
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A superb quality very large pottery figure of a male attendant or official, dating to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

The figure is placed on a high hexagonal plint and wears a fine two-colour green and yellow glazed robe. The unglazed areas have pigmented colors in red, black and white. Finely painted facial details.

The head is attachable as often seen on the largest figures from this period. The figure holds a box or a book in his arms. Size: c. 48 cm. Very impressive ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1441685
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A lovely Nephrite Jade floral ring pendant, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD

A substantial jade pendant of fitting, carved as a open-work ring of flowers, in a nice mottled white and brown nephrite.

Size: 52 mm. in diameter and 30 mm. thick.

Provenance: Old Danish Private Collection, comes with COA and full provenance to a 1950s collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1441614
Senatus Consulto
$3,950.00
A very interesting Vulcanic stone stele, Majapahit Empire, Java, Indonesia under Hindu rule, 14th. century AD.

Shortly after the death of the founder of the Majapahit Empire, Raden Wijaya died in 1309 AD identical larger figures were made with a deified portrayal of Raden Wijaya as Harihara (the half Shiva, half Krishna god), so this particular stele, can be dated very precisely to the early 1300s.

Size: A massive vulcanic stone figure, quite heavy, 39 cm. tall and 20-21 cm....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1440315
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
A very nice Han Dynasty pottery HU or vase, dating to 200 BC - 220 AD.

Globular shaped pottery vessel on a narrow base. Decorated with two sets of three carved lines on the exterior.

Size: 16 x 14 cm.

Condition: Choice w. wear for age and type. Possibly slightly repainted.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.



All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1440313
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
An interesting Han Dynasty pottery model of a Well Head with Zodiac Animals.

The well dates to 200 BC - 220 AD - Han Dynasty China, a period of which it became increasingly popular to give models of important items from the life of a deceased person as gifts in the tomb.

The well is a massive piece though missing the original roof and support rods. These were made of wood and have decayed.

Size is: 16 x 24 x 11 cm and weight. ca. 1,5 kg.

Condition: Choic...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1439394
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
A rare and early pectoral silver necklace, Hmong Culture, southeastern Asian, ca. 18th. century.

The necklace with engraved bibs or collar with scrolled foliates and geometric borders, semi-circular (coin?) stamps at one side. The necklace with thick square finials. Extremely beautiful silver work. Nice old patina.

Size: ca. 13,5 cm. long by 13 cm. wide

The Hmong people are esteemed for their skill in making silver jewelry and throughout history have displayed the...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1439389
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A splendid ritual silver necklace, southeastern Asian, ca. late 19th. century AD.- early 20th. cent.

The necklace with engraved bib or collar with fish amid scrolled foliates and geometric borders, traditional sides recalling a bird with downswept engraved tips (joined for mounting by circular and elongated links)

The whole necklace is greatly elongated with two hammered fishes, dangling long beads and a large butterfly below.

Extremely beautiful silver work.