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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1326258
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$19,500.00
Monumental lifesize gilt bronze buddha, Tailand, Bangkok Period, late 19th. century AD.

The buddha is seated on a low podium in a finely adorned dress and with elaborate details and ornaments, all finely gilt.

Size: 113 cm. high and ca. 65 cm. wide. The weight of the buddha is likely around or more than 100 kilograms.

Guaranteed authentic of the period stated with COA...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1414030
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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 : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1403385
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$6,950.00
Reduced, was $9500
A very important and perhaps unique massive Pagoda-shaped bronze oil lamp (8 lamps in one), Buddhist, but made during the Majahapit Empire, somewhere in Indonesia, Buddhist community, ca. 12th.-15th. century AD.

The Lamp architectorial showing Buddha with two devotees, seated inside a 3 storey Pagoda. Dated or signed on the lower front roof.

Size: 31-32 cm. tall and weighing approx 3,3 kilograms.

Ex...
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. 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 : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1406310
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$6,750.00
A rare massive Gilt bronze Tara or Bodhisattva, Sino-Tibetan, Qing Dynasty.

The figure seated on a large multistepped podium, holding Lotus and wearing a huge elaborate crown and headdress. A superb quality figure with the full surface engraved with tiny details of jevellery. The throne decorated with incised imagery; The figure fully gilt with fine firegilding, leaving the face without gilt, very attractive. The base with original brownish patinated cobber seal...
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 : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1403590
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$4,995.00
A huge bronze figure of Agastya, an important prophet in the Hindu religion, Indonesia, Java, Majapahit Empire, ca. 13th.-14th. century AD.

An elaborate bronze figure of highly unusual, large size for the early period. Agastya, is standing with Shiva's trident, as a divine sage of Shaivism. Agastya iconography is common in southeast Asian temples. A bearded impressive man with a high crown standing on a square podium.

Size: The figure measure impressive 34 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1405871
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$4,950.00
Reduced, was $6500
Important silver, bronze and gold figural group, Majapahit period or slightly earlier, 12th.-14th. century AD.

The leading couple in the Hindu Pantheon of Gods and godesses, Shiva and Parvati is here rendered seated side by side, with their usual attributes, Shiva has the rearing Cobra around his chest. They are finely gilt with thick gold, seated on an elaborate throne with two seperate backplates, made in a silver alloy with bronze added, popular at the time. The Throne adorned with...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1388888
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$4,750.00
A massive seated figure of a Bodhisattva, carved from volcanic rock, central Java, Indonesia, 8th.-9th. cent..

The figure seated with legs crossed and left arm resting on knee and right arm on the ground. The figure wears a crown and other bodhisattva ornaments and sits on a double lotus throne.

Size: 62 cm. tall and 31 cm. wide, 13,5 cm. deep. The weight is around 33 kilograms. A huge piece that demands some space!

Condition: Superb for this large and fragile s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1414387
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$4,500.00
A rare and splendid standing model of Buddha, with thick gilt, Indonesia, 10th.-11th. century BC.

The lavishly gilt figure is standing in a relaxed pose on a gilt double lotus Throne on a high decorated podium, holding a gold purse. At his feet is two gilt rats. A terrific backplate for the Throne is decorated with zoomorphic figures. Beautiful serene expression with down-cast eyes.

Size: 22,4 cm. tall (back of throne) and weighing almost 1 kilogram.

Condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1388889
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$4,500.00
A massive seated figure of a Bodhisattva, carved from grey rock, likely Vulcanic, central Java, Indonesia, ca. 8th.-9th. century AD

The figure seated with legs crossed and left arm resting in his lap and right arm on the knee. The figure wears a crown and other bodhisattva ornaments and sits on a double lotus throne.

Size: 53 cm. tall and 30 cm. wide, 14 cm. deep. The weight is around 32 kilograms. A huge piece that demands some space!

Condition: Choice for th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1402999
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$3,850.00
Reduced, was $4500
A very rare and splendid bronze figure of Buddha, Central Java, 9th.-10th. century AD.

This splendid Buddha is seated on a large double-lotus pedestal on a high stepped podium in the cross-legged yogic, adamantine posture of vajraparyankasana, the right leg over the left, with the soles of both feet facing upward. His robe is draped to leave the right shoulder bare, and a portion of the garment that covers the left wrist falls behind the figure.

The Buddha's raised right h...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1402956
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$3,250.00
Reduced, was $3950
An ancient gilt bronze of Vishnu, Indonesia, Java, 8th.-9th. century AD.

A very important larger bronze figure of Vishnu. Vishnu is the preserver and protector of the universe, called upon to save it from great calamity. In the current attitude, he is a martial deity, holding the mace and discus, and a conch to call troops to arms.

Size: 26,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, much corrosion and some wear to the gilt overall.

Ex. Old Swedish Collection, former...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1382526
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$2950.00
An important massive Jade pendant in the shape of a Bat, Song Dynasty, 960-1279 AD.

The pendant is unusually large for Song and carved in white Jade with black and brown areas and inclusions. It depicts a Bat in a position of hanging from a ceiling with it's head turned up. The general style and execution is fantastic and this Bat is still the most accomplished ancient work of art in Jade that we've ever handled.

Size: 87 mm. wide, and 86 mm. long, weighing 252 grams!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1373248
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$2,850.00
Museum Quality massive pottery Horseman, dating to the Ming Dynasty (1364-1644 AD).

The largest type of Tomb pottery horsemen we've ever handled or seen on the market. A massive warriour on horseback in realistic proportions and of a sculptural quality that is rarely seen from this period. The figure in armor equiped with a fine style helmet, boots, a large curved sword and a spectagular Dragon shield. This figure is one out of just 4 of these giant horses in similar style, that we ha...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1410268
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$2,850.00
Fantastic tomb pottery Chinese Warrior of the largest size known!

This warrior comes from a buriel group of approx 16-24 figures all in all. We recently sold three with full TL tests from the Ralf Kotalla lab dating them to ca. 1420, during the Ming Dynasty, (1368-1644 AD). This particular figure has not been tested thus it's cheaper, since tests are expensive, but has the same guarantee for authenticity and comes with a COA.

The warrior stand proud with a strong facial exp...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1403593
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$2,750.00
Reduced, was $3700
A splendid hammered gold plate or foliage figure of Kuvera with a bronze core, seated on a thick constrictor snake, perhaps a Python, resting on an lavishly decorated stepped silver Throne; Indonesia, Java, ca. 9th.-10th. century AD.

Kuvera, also spelled Kuwera and Kubera, but most often referred to on Java as Jambala is the ancient Hindu God of wealth, money and good fortune.

He is always rendered as a corpulent fellow and with pots of coins or strings of pearls at his fe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1402958
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$2,750.00
Reduced, was $3500
A superb quality ancient gilt bronze figure of Vishnu, Indonesia, Java, 8th.-9th. century AD.

A spectacular figure of the 4-armed Deity, in a splendid condition for age and type with remaining gilt overall.

Size: 15 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, some limited surface corrosion and wear to the gilt overall.

Ex. Old Swedish Collection, formerly in the Ban Bang Yoga Carta collection - an Indonesian professors collection, bought in the 1960s-1970s.