Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1397990
Senatus Consulto
$550.00
An interesting collection of 10 Indian Hindu brass 7 bronze seals, most dating 19th. century, a few are from the 20th. century.

Images of gods and symbols, possible for religiuos jevellery making. The center seal is the best. A large seal seal and of higer age, perhaps 18th.-19th. century.

Size: The largest seals measure 5,7 cm.

Condition: Choice with nice old patinas and the original tags from a German dealer on the backside.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1454017
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
A wonderful set of three small bronze buddhas for workship and amulets, 18th.-20th. century.

Very nice and well-made figures for the small size. Incl. in the lot in the center and beautiful bronze buddha with redish-brown old patina, 18th.-19th. century (28 grams and 43 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1360203
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
Reduced, was 850.00
A very rare antique set of Jade beads or pendants, all shaped as different animals, Qing Dynasty 1644-1912.

The set guaranteed antique and comes from an old collection. Stylized animals, we have spotted a lion, dog, elephant, cow or bull. etc...

Sizes: Each animal is ca. 3,0-3,3 cm. long and they are all rather massive for their smaller length.

A very cute old set that was perhaps stringed together as a necklace or a bracelet (?).

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1910 item #1406314
Senatus Consulto
$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. It's inscribed on the back with a very long inscription, untranslated. Exceptional engraved details over the full surface!

The figure fully fire gilt, very attractive. The base with original brownish patinated cobber seal...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1910 item #1453429
Senatus Consulto
$165.00
Interesting pair of Thai Buddhist amulets with an old Buddha representation inside of Buddha seated, both encased in a thick good silver.

This is a part of a collection of extrafine Thai amulets thant we purchased recently. Many are very old and finely encased in silver and gold!

Size: 38 mm. and 42 mm. including case and loop

Fine Condition.

Ex. Old Private Collection
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1360313
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
Reduced, was 195.00
Interesting inscribed Jade pendant in the shape of a rectangularrr bead, Qing Dynasty.

A nice rectangular carved and polished pendant as a bead with carved inscriptions in Chinese on all 4 sides.

Size: 34 mm. high.

Condition: Intact. Traces of corrosion and old wear from use as a bead.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, bought at auctions and dealers in Copenhagen in the 1980s-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1453089
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A rare antique square stamp seal with a large figural composition of a small turtle on a large turtle on top of a pile of cash coins, Qing Dynasty 18th./19th. century.

Nicely made seal with fine sharp details of the bronze.

Size: Very large! 93 mm. long, 83 mm. wide and 85 mm. tall. Weight ca. 500 grams.

Condition: Choice and intact. Exceptional old chestnut and redish brown patina. Very attractive.

Ex. Old Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1900 item #1455739
Senatus Consulto
$895.00
A pair of superb quality Igbo or Ibo Wrist Guards or Cuff Bracelets, Nigeria, early style of the 19th. century.

These large bracelets are cast in cobber or cubrite bronze, they are tubular, tapering and have an almost closed ā€˜Cā€™ form. They are decorated with panels of ribbing and geometric patterns.

Igbo women wore large metal armlets and anklets...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1454272
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
Antique Chinese Yixing snuff bottle of fine porous unglazed body of 'purple clay', late Qing Dynasty, 1880 AD.

It's front sides decorated with floral scenes and caligraphy in cream slip. Nephrite jade lid. With impressed seal (makers mark) inside base.

Size: ca. 6,7 cm.

Condition: Superb for type!

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1455762
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
Large procession or presentation axe with iron blade and cobber sheet handle, D. R. Congo, Songe, 19th. century AD.

The blade in openwork design, each side decorated with anthropomorphic faces, shaft covered with copper sheet, min. dam., traces of corrosion; the blade of the axe is supported by five struts...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1424828
Senatus Consulto
$375.00
From East Java, Indonesia for the Alor, Flores Market ca. 19th. century

Of Laquered bronze and brass with remnants of gilt (?)

A nice pair of matching bronze Rain drum / currency drums.

These drums of cast bronze are known as a mokos. It has an hourglass shape that is decorated with concentric circles and four pierced handles that are placed equidistant around the upper body. The top of the drum is enclosed with a disk of sheet brass to serve as the tympanum. Th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #1455761
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A fine and very varied selection of 11 currency cobber, bronze and brass currency (money) bracelets of larger sizes, West to North Africa, ca. 17th-19th. century.

The collection consists of a huge Nigerian or Niger brownish patinated bronze or cobber bracelet, weighing ca. 840 grams! More West African pieces and some Northern African bracelets among which a particular nice brass armring with the decorated large finials of the Tuaregs, weighing ca. 475 grams.

11 armrings /...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1449832
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
An attractive Indian or Nepalese Hindu Godess, ca. 18th. century.

She is mounted on a round Lotus base and doing a beautiful pose turning to the extreme left with her upper body. Clad in a thin veil around her hips and othervise naked but for jevellery and crown. With large youthful breast with erotic charm and appeal.

Lovely chestnut / mahogany patina with preserved residues of pigment in the devices.

Size: 14,4 cm.

Ex. Danish/Swedish Private Co...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1455741
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A lovely early antique bronze temple bell in the form of Hanuman and Krishna (?) - India, Deccan, dating 18th-19th. century.

The bell superbly cast with an artfully modelled double figure on top - one side is a winged Hanuman with the monkey features and the other likely Krishna.

The figures are rendered here in a surpricingly fine style for the period and local area!

The bell is still working excellently with it's bullit in a chain inside and has a fine high pi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1382439
Senatus Consulto
$1,650.00
A beautiful antique Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze Temple plaque of the seated Buddha, Qing Dynasty, 18th.-19th. century.

Buddha is seated on a Lotus Throne supported by two elephants, detailed floral around the full figure.

A detailed figure in very high relief. Finely gilted and with some pigment and cold gold on the face and hair. Holes for attaching it to the alter in the sides

Condition: Choice, some wear to the exposed areas and the backside with beautiful and nat...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1395116
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
Reduced, was 165.00
A very choice bronze figure of Ganesha Dancing on a Rat, ca. 19th.-Early 20th. cent.

He is mounted on a round plint upon which the Rat is seated and wearing a tall headdress, jewels and holding his attributes.

A nice figure with a wonderful thick brown brass patina.

Size: 17 cm.

Ex. Old Danish Collection