Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1383718
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$4,995.00
A truely spectacular tomb pottery model of a rich court house or mansion, in the Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

We've seen and sold a few Court houses before and they have all consisted of 4 houses and 4 walls. This specimen consists of no less than 6 buildings and 4 pieces of wall.

A beautyful set that consist of: The gate house with a large two-door gate (18,7 cm. wide and 30 cm. high, the premier house at the back (23,5 cm. wide and 34 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1383622
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A very rare inscribed Chinese bronze dagger axe (Ge or ko), Later Eastern Zhou Dynasty ca. 600-300 BC.

The Ge with a double edged blade, with a rectangular tang, flange pierced with holes for binding to a perpendicular shaft.

The tang finely inscribed with Chinese signs, so far untranslated. Rare seen on the market and historically very interesting!

Size: 15,7 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1383562
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$1,250.00
An exceptional Jade pendant of a Fish, Chinese Song Dynasty or earlier,(960-1279 AD).

A little gem of a Jade carving in celadon and Russet Nephrite with fine inclusions. The fish with many finely incised details of scales, head and tail.

Size: 6,3 cm.

Conditionn: Intact, superb for the type, with smooth wear and patina.

Provenance: Tony Lee collection, bought from the widow...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1383561
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$850.00
Another museum quality authentic Jade pendant, from the Tony lee collection. Here's a pendant in the shape of a cikada, very refinely outlined and polished to a very high degree, dificult to capture. The surface somewhat calsified in an attractive manor. Note how very thin this carving is, typical for the period.

Size: 6,4 cm. high (long).

Conditionn: Intact, superb for the type.

Provenance: Tony Lee collection, bought from the widow...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1383557
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$2,500.00
An important and very rare large Jade pendant, Zhou Dynasty, ca. 700-300 BC.

From the Tony Lee collection: An amazing carving depicting a fantasy animal eating it's own tail. The animal with smaller details of head and body and looks like a mixture of a fish and a bird, perhaps a kind of a Phoenix/Dragon depiction.

Size: 19 cm. long.

Conditionn: Intact, superb for the type.

Provenance: Tony Lee collection, bought from the widow...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1382959
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$110.00
A nice selection of three antique Opiumweights, denominal 3-5 Ticals, (weight approx 51, 75 and 80 grams), Burmese, types dating from ca. 1790-1820.

Nice Hintha birds with fine brown patinas, ca. 1820 and one exceptional Beast, ca. 1790 AD (51 grams).

Condition: Choice, very nicely preserved.

Ex. Large Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1382958
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$110.00
A nice selection of three antique Opiumweights, denominal 5 Ticals, (weight approx 80, 81 and 71 grams), Burmese, types dating from ca. 1780-1850.

Nice Hintha birds with fine brown patinas.

Condition: Choice, very nicely preserved.

Ex. Large Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1382957
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$95.00
A pair of very early Opium Weights, denominal 10 Ticals, (weight approx 153 grams and 149 grams), Burmese ca. 1780.

Nice Hintha birds of a good size, with fine brown patinas. Both on hexagonal stepped bases.

Condition: Choice, much smooth wear from use and nice patinas..

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1382955
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$125.00
A pair of earlier Opium weights, denominal 10 Ticals, (weight approx 160 grams and 152 grams), Burma, late 18th. century.

Nice Hintha birds of a good size, with fine brown patinas. Both on Hexagonal bases one stepped and one decorated on top.

Condition: Choice, very nicely preserved.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1382954
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$125.00
A pair of wonderfully detailed Opiumweights, denominal 10 Ticals, (weight approx 160 grams and 165 grams), Burma, prior to 1850.

Nice Hintha birds of a good size, with fine brown patinas. Both on Hexagonal stepped bases.

Condition: Choice, very nicely preserved.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1382951
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A Chinthe Opium weight, denominal 10 Ticals (ca. 161,79 grams), Burma, Mid-late 18th. century AD.

An unusually sharp and detailed animal, done in a very high silver content bronze, or perhaps low grade silver. Interesting Octagonal stepped Base. Silver surfaces with fine greyish patina.

A rare and at the same time attractive piece, must for any collector of opium weights.

Size: ca. 5 cm tall.

Weight: 161,79 grams

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1382949
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$95.00
A finely patinated bronze weight of an early type, Burmese 1785-1802 AD.

The design with short vertical lines on the base (almost worn smooth), single head crest, hexagonal shaped base and U-shaped tail.

Size: 6,4 cm. Weight: 288 grams.

Condition: Choice, smooth wear and fine light brown patina.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1382948
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$95.00
A finely light brown patinated bronze weight of an early type, Burmese 1785-1802 AD.

The design is with a downturned curved beak of the Bird, short vertical lines on the base (almost worn smooth), single head crest, hexagonal shaped base and U-shaped tail.

Size: 6,4 cm. Weight: 294 grams.

Condition: Choice, smooth wear and fine light brown patina.

Ex. Large Danish private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1382917
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$95.00
Fine massive Hintha bird, Burmese dating to ca. 1820-1850 AD.

Weight/Denominal: 20 tical (ca. 330 g)

Height: 66 mm / 2.6 in

Condition: Choice! Very attractive brown bronze patina, fine smooth wear but still in very good condition.

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1382911
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A superb Chinthe Opium weight, denominal 20 Ticals (ca. 320-325 grams), Burma, dating ca. 1760.

A superb weight of a detailed sculptural animal, great details, a stepped and square base with a stamped 9-ray star on the side. Exceptional dark green patina. Difficult to improve for the type!

Size: ca. 6,7 cm tall.

Weight: ca. 320-325 grams

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1382909
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Perhaps the finest details on any Opium weight we've handled. A Chinthe Opium weight, denominal 20 Ticals (ca. 330 grams), Burma, Mid-late 18th. century AD.

Very unusually sharp and detailed animal, done in a very high silver content bronze, or perhaps low grade silver...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1382904
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An exceptional and massive Hintha Opium weight, denominal 1/2 Viss equals to 50 Tical, Burma, ca. 1820 AD.

Hintha bird, well modelled, stands upright. Two rows of neck feathers and handle, faint engravings on the hexagonal base.

Size: ca. 9,4 cm tall.

Weight: 778 grams!

Even worn with smooth surface and rounded edges to the base, the weight is still in good condition. Beautiful multi-colour patina. Rarely seen weight and very attractive.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1382867
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$950.00
A beautiful and very rare set of a large pottery model of an Offertable with food and two Horseshoe Chairs, Chinese, dating to the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.

These model furnitures are made with great accuracy as perfect miniatures of typical furniture in the rich Ming Dynasty households. Especially the Chairs are extremely rare, it's the first set we've ever seen any for sale of the iconic Horseshoe design. Not many of this type of wooden Chairs have survived from the Ming Dynasty, b...