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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1454806
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An early Hindu sculpture in redish buff stone, of the godess Davi or Tara, Hindu artisans of Java, Indonesia, ca. 10th. century.

A nice very early sculpture, made while Southern Indian influence was strong in Java. Likely made by South-Indian artisans in the style of MADHYA PRADESH, though still with subtle Indonesian elements to the expression.

The curvaceous devi standing with a slight twist in her hips wearing elaborate jewelry that highlights her feminine form...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1900 item #1454772
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A massive bronze sculpture of Krishna dancing on the Snake being 92 cm. tall and weighing ca. 27 kilograms! The sculpture can be dated to ca. 18th. century.

The figure depicts Krishna dancing in celebration atop the hood of the subdued serpent king Kaliya. The multi-hooded Kaliya was polluting the waters of the Yamuna River and terrorizing Krishna’s homeland, Vraj. The young Krishna set out to defeat the naga, but ended up restricted in his coils...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1450601
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A massive and very rare ceramic Buddha, South East Asia, tribal style and should be Phillipine, pre 16th. century AD.

He is seated with a hand in his lap, wearing a massive crown, looped earrings, large necklace and other jewellery. Spledid style with tiny moulded and carved details.

Size: 53 cm. tall and 26 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb for type. Head reattached and small chip to a corner of the base...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre 1492 item #1450597
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An early medieval stone figure of the seated Buddha, Indonesia, Java, 9th.-13th. century AD.

Wonderful style and carved in vulcanic stone. He is seated with a lidded bowl and downcast eyes, early Majapahit or earlier periods.

Size: 32 cm. tall and very massive weighing around 7 kilograms.

Old Swedish Collection, formerly in the Ban Bang Yoga Carta collection - an Indonesian professors collection, bought in the 1960s-1970s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1443579
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An interesting and impressive large Thai bronze sculpture with silver and glass decoration, early-mid 18th. century.

Surely made for a wealthy temple or person. The Buddha is made in the finest later Ayutthaya style, likely 1750 or so. Crowned Buddha with an exceptionally rich decoration in silver and bronze beads and thick thread of Jewellery and floral design on the entire figure. Many of the leafs looks like solid silver and much of the decor too...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1445420
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$16,850.00
A huge and impressive early gilt bronze buddha, Thailand, 15th.-16th. century AD.

Superb style and finely laquered and gilt.

Size: 142 cm. incl. the costum base, 120 cm. alone.

Strictly museum quality, the finest Thai Buddha we've handled and weighing more than 60 kilograms of solid bronze!

Condition: Superb for type.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, comes with COA
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1427155
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$8,995.00
Reduced, was $10500
A matching pair of massive pottery horses with riders, Chinese, Tang Dynasty (AD 618-907).

This matching pair from the same tomb comes with a TL test from Ralf Kotallas lab, dating them to ca. 800 AD - so 1200 years old.

The set consists of a two similar horses brown coloured with details in red and white, lovely long dressed manes and large sadles, with a female and male rider. The female rider with her right hand thrown back and seated in a relaxed pose...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1423434
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$8,500.00
A massive and superb sancai (three color) glazed pottery model of a Taoist official, among the largest known pottery models, China, Tang Dynasty, 618-907 AD.

The majestic Dignitary is here depicted in court robes in Sancai Technique of yellow and green flaze. He is standing on a large pedestal in an observant position, dressed in traditional sancai glazed robes typical of this epoch...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1406314
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$6,750.00
A rare and superb quality bronze Buddha, likely Nepalese, 19th. century AD.

Highly unusual and attractive figure, seated on a single Lotus Throne on a massive decorated rectangular base. The base is finely decorated with animals and two seated ladies...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1427926
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$5,750.00
Museum quality standing Hindu Female Deity, most likely Durga, Cambodia, last quarter of the 7th century–early 8th century.

A very rare Pre Angkor stone figure of Durga of the fine early style.

The figure was carved in a hard grey-black stone, much harder and more attractive than sandstone that was used extensively in this period as well.

This Statue is in the position of Samabhanga and wearing a kiritamukata, the cylindrical mitre and is dressed in a sampot ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1411788
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$5,000.00
A very important massive stone figure, Pre-columbian, the Dominican Republic, Taino Culture, ca. 1000-1500 A.D.

This is one of the absolute highlights of the Hermann Hemeick collection, it's authentic and comes with a beautiful ancient patina and provenance to the important old German collection, read below.

As the largest stone sculpture from the collection, it depicts a squating man, possible a god, in the very interesting and peculiar ancient Taino art form; here he is d...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1435380
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$4,995.00
A splendid and very impressive Khmer Sandstone sculpture of Indra riding the Three-headed White Elephant Airavata, Khmer Empire, Cambodia or Thailand, ca. 10th. century AD.

Below a monster which looks like a Buddhist rendition of Kala and on each sides Guardian demons. Wonderful depiction in high relief, very artful carving and almost completely preserved.

Size: 63,5 cm. tall included the costum mounting, 56 cm. for the sculpture alone, 33 cm. wide.

Condition:...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1383718
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$4,795.00
Reduced
A truely spectacular tomb pottery model of a rich court house or mansion, China, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

This building complex was Termo-Luminescence tested by Ralf Kotallas Laboratory. It consists of 6 houses, 4 walls and a screen (11 parts) comes with three full TL reports of different buildings, all dating it to the Ming Dynasty.

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 ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1411732
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$4,500.00
Important huge granite stone ritual pestle shaped as a bust or head with neck, Pre-columbian, the Dominican Republic, Taino Culture, ca. 1000-1500 A.D.

This sculpture, likely the head of Zemi(?), is authentic and comes with a beautiful ancient patina and provenance to a reknown old German collection, read below.

A very important and large stone sculpture, carved in the form of a skeletal face typical of the Taino culture with a finely decorated head band. The sculpture is ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre AD 1000 item #1452367
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$4,250.00
Reduced, was $4950
Impressive Blackstone stele of Surya the Sungod, Pala period, 10th.-11th. cent. AD.

A carving in grey-black stone depicting Surya holding lotuses, riding a chariot drawn by seven horses, each depicting a day of the week and named after the seven meters of Sanskrit prosody, Gayatri, Brihati, Ushnih, Jagati, Trishtubha, Anushtubha and Pankti. His charioteer is Arun, the dawn, brother of Garuda and he has no legs.

He is flanked by the two goddesses of dawn, Usha and Pratyusha ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1411734
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$4,150.00
An exceptional Pre-Columbian Stone Metate, the Dominican Republic, Pre-Taino Culture, 1st. millenium A.D.

Large and complete square Metates from Taino Culture are extremely rarely seen if ever on the antiques market. This Metate is authentic and comes with a beautiful ancient patina and provenance to a reknown old German collection, read below.

Carved, volcanic-stone ceremonial metates represent one of the most unusual and complex traditions of pre-Columbian artifacts; they a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1443486
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$3,950.00
A superb and near lifesize Thai head of Buddha, Ayutthaya, Thailand. 14th/15th century

The head of longish oval shape, with clearly delineated eyes and lids lowered in meditation, a smiling mouth and tiny curls covering head and ushnisha.

Sandstone was a highly coveted material during the early part of the Ayutthaya period, and the use of curved lines and petite bumps for hair reflect the influence of Indian Gupta stylization.

Size: 29 cm. tall and 17 cm. wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1445408
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$3,950.00
The hip-length coat of mail made of riveted rings, with a short back slit and long sleeves. Three fish-shaped buckles are riveted onto the two large, integrated plates in the chest area. Two narrower plates attached at each of the sides, followed by three rows of overlapping discs on the back. The outside of the right breastplate bearing a long inscription in Hindi, the inside bears a shorter in Devangari, on the left an inscription in arabic.

Size: ca. 80 cm. long and extremely heav...