Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1455213
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$700.00
A superb quality large celadon charger or dish with high relief decoration, mid 15th. century, Sawankhalok kilns Thailand for the Chinese market.

Provenance: This superb condition massive celadon charger / dish was recovered from the Royal Nanhai (AD. c.1460) shipwreck. The dating was based on carbon 14 analysis of the ships timber and by cross-referring the ceramic cargo to other datable shipwreck sites...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1455212
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$950.00
A superb quality large celadon charger or dish with high relief decoration, mid 15th. century, Sawankhalok kilns Thailand for the Chinese market.

Provenance: This superb condition massive celadon charger / dish was recovered from the Royal Nanhai (AD. c.1460) shipwreck. The dating was based on carbon 14 analysis of the ships timber and by cross-referring the ceramic cargo to other datable shipwreck sites...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1455211
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$850.00
A very large celadon charger or dish with high relief decoration, mid 15th. century, Sawankhalok kilns Thailand for the Chinese market.

Provenance: This totally intact massive celadon dish was recovered from the Royal Nanhai (AD. c.1460) shipwreck. The dating was based on carbon 14 analysis of the ships timber and by cross-referring the ceramic cargo to other datable shipwreck sites. The ship was about 28 metres long with a beam of 7-8 metres, and again of 'South China Sea' type...
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 : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1454441
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$1,850.00
An attractive and rare type of massive adornment most likely from an over lifesize figure of an Apsara Dancer, Khmer, ca. 10th.-12th. century AD.

The adornment (a hanger) is really massive constructed in solid bronze with stylized heads at the sides and a loop. A large oval glass stone, highly polished is set in the three-stepped setting in the center.

Size: 10,5 cm. tall and 10,2 cm. wide. About 5 cm. thick and weighing ca. 380 grams...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1454290
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$550.00
An attractive antique Cobber alloy figure of the seated Kuvera, indonesia, likely Java, 18th.-19th. century AD.

A detailed and beautiful figure of Kuvera with his typical SE Asian head and pot belly. He is seated with the Rat, almost naked with loin cloth, adorned with jevellery and large crown on a Lotus Throne, the lower part in openwork.

Size: ca. 15 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice! Lovely deep chestnut brown patina with patches of green encrustations...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1454272
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$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 : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1454231
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$395.00
A very attractive and scarce Chinese silver and wood snuffbottle, dating Qing Dynasty, 1740-1760.

The bottle with finely chased silver mounts and nice floral wood carvings in a patinated piece of Walnut tree.

Size: 8,2 cm.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1837 VR item #1454021
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$695.00
A lovely Chinese Snuff bottle in Quartz Crystal with golden flexs, from old collection, Qing Dynasty, and can be precisely dated to 1820-1850 AD.

The bottle exceptionally well carved and decorated with floral scrolls in a very rare piece of super hard Quartz with golden hair / flex. The stopper original and carved in the same stone.

Size: 56 mm. tall.

Condition: Superb. Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1837 VR item #1454019
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$395.00
A wonderful guaranteed authentic snuff bottle in green porcelain, dating to 1800-1820 AD.

The bottle elegantly made with nicely crackled green glaze and an smokey agate stopper.

Size: ca. 82 mm. tall.

Condition: Choice and perfect, thus rare from this early period.

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1454017
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$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. tall) and on the left a brass buddha with copper insertion with a letter in the base (38mm and 15,7 grams) and on the right, a seated monk grinning, also with copper insertion with a letter in the base (17,8 grams ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1453929
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$395.00
A beautiful thinly carved and polished Nephrite amulet in the shape of a Cicada, Ming Dynasty or earlier.

The pendant carved in a nice celadon stone with veins and inclusions. This fine nephrite pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked Chinese jade carvings of insects from different periods, from the Neolithic to 20th. century.

Size: 8 cm. and weighing only 24 grams so very finely made.

Condition: Choice and intact with slight imperfections, fi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1453925
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$495.00
A rare and quite lovely ancient neolithic carving of an insect in calcified green Nephrite Jade, Hongshan culture, ca. 4700 to 2900 BC.

This fine Nephrite pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked jade carvings of insects from different periods.

A relatively substantial and very attractive piece finely polished, almost entirely covered with a sort of calcification that gives a deep brownish surface, where the original green colour of the jade is shown at its...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1453924
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$475.00
A high quality Jade pendant carved in a lovely semi-transperant celadon Nephrite, Qing Dynasty ca. 19th. century.

This fine nephrite pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked Chinese jade carvings of insects from different periods, from the Neolithic to 20th. century.

A particularly nicely carved pendant, with sharp details of two opposing insects (Cicadas) and a small mounting hole at the top where the meet. Nice old style hand polishing.

Size: ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1800 item #1455099
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A highly unusual high quality large bronze figure of the seated Indra, Nepal, c. 16th.-18th. century.

A artfully modelled figure. Normally this fine type is from around 13 cm. to max 21 cm. - our figure is no less than 27 cm. and thus also very broad and heavy for it's type!

The bronze with semiprecious stone inlays depicting the deity seated in maharajalilasana (royal ease), dressed in a dhoti, adorned with jewels and a crown. It's seated on a modern wooden base as usual...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1837 VR item #1454611
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A fine Chinese mottled hardstone Snuff bottle from old collection, Qing Dynasty, and can be approx. dated to 1780-1820.

The bottle nicely carved polished into it's perfect shape.

Beautiful old jade stopper, with pin inside, comes with the bottle.

Size: 58 mm. tall.

Condition: Fine, unfortunately some chipping to rim and base, but still quite attractive.

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1454291
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A very nice double figure showing Ganesha as a front and a demon at the back, Indonesia, Java, likely late Majapahit, ca. 16th century AD or earlier.

Ganesha is seated on a double-lotus throne and holding his broken tusk, mala, goad, and bowl of sweets from which he snacks on with his trunk, clad in a dhoti and adorned with various jewelry, the face with serene expression flanked by his large ears and surmounted by a tiara. The back displays a wonderful vivid demon with protruding tun...