Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1700 item #1427927
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$2,950.00
An extremely rare and important representation of a half male - half female deity, Nepal, Mediecal period, 15th.-16th. century AD.

The figure lavishly decorated in gilt bronze with detailed hand engraving; It's a figure that is split down the middle in a female side with breast and headdress and a male side. In the bottom a cobber seal that looks original to the figure, stamped with Vajra...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1800 item #1426710
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$395.00
Reserved
A rare early Muslim brass vessel for ritual cleansing, a Lota or Kendi, Indo-Persian Mughal Empire, 17th. century.

A beautiful vessel with exceptional figural and floral decoration with handcarved details.

Size: 24 cm. wide and 16,5 cm. tall and quite heavy.

Condition: Choice with minor wear and tear, the exterior regularly cleaned, the bottom never cleaned and stand with centuries old natural dark green patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1492 item #1423438
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Reserved
An outstanding massive hard greystone figure of the Hindu godess Yakshi, Indianized states of Java, 10th.-11th. century AD. Finest Madhya Pradesh style.

A fantastic figure made in a hard grey local vulcanic stone, likely by Indian artisan of the first wave of Hinduism in Indonesia. This greyish in parts glossy stone would have been a much harder medium than the typically used sandstones of India...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1410203
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$185.00
An interesting selection of three different bronze seals, India, Hindu, ca. 16th.-19th. century.

One of these seals looking very old with a deep bronze patina, another interesting with a 'Jewish' star in the middle and the third interesting with an Ant or another insect as the stamp below. All three with high handles.

Sizes: max 4,5 cm. high and 5,5 cm. in diameter for the largest oval seal.

Ex. Dr. A.V. Bavarian Private Collector, collected in the 1980s-90s.
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 : Indian Subcontinent : Pre AD 1000 item #1404816
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$295.00
Interesting and very early Buddhist stone Jar, India, Gandhara culture, ca. 1st. century BC.

The Jar finely formed engraved with concenthric lines, flat base, in Chlorite stone. This never had a lid, but as part of the sale, we have also added a genuine stone lid from a jar of the same period, that actually fits the jar nicely.

These rare Jars finely formed with a raised knob on the lid and engraved with lotus flowers...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1397990
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$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 : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1800 item #1397843
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$175.00
A very rare Early Indian Hindu Iron Jevellery making seal or mould, dating to ca. 16th.-17th. cent.

Moulds for hammering or pressing decoration into sheet metal like silver or gold are common in India, but these are usually from the early 20th. century or perhaps 19th. century. This particularly large piece is much older and very different from the modern seals. It it's iron and depicts Shiva and Parvati riding, framed by a gate or window with collumns and a roof...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1396885
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$595.00
A very rare bronze figure of an Indian Godess, a rarely depicted Hindu deity, perhaps Meenakshi, a form of Parvati ca. 16th.-17th. century.

The rather massive figure a female figure with two sides, representing two versions of a godess, with two different faces, 4 arms and toes on either side. One godess holds a Parrot.

The material is an alloy of bronze or and early form of brass.

Size: 20,5 cm. including the fine trapezoid base in teak, ca. 15,5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1395116
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$165.00
A very choice bronze figure of Ganesha Dancing on a Rat, 19th or earlier.

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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1394050
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$975.00
By far the largest antique Sino-Tibetan seal we've handled and very old, Qing Dynasty, 18th. century.

A beautiful tall seal in seperate sections, done in bronze and foliage silver with the engraved seal plate done in iron.

The entire surface done with floral and symethric foliage engravings, with two birds at the top (handle) and with a snake and 4-legged animals at the bottom. Pierced horisontically.

A very rare seal!

Condition: Intact with much fine ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1492 item #1392135
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$950.00
Rare carving in attractive black Basalt, mounted on a costum wooden display stand, ca. 12th.-15th. century AD.

The piece a part of a large Arch, perhaps with a depiction of Shiva or another major god in the center. It's depicts a larger female Deity with a sword and a smaller Deity with large round breasts at the leg in a dancing pose.

Size: 26 cm. in it's permanent mount, 23 cm. alone.

Very rare and unusual Hindu Sculptural antiquity!

Ex. Old Danish...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1382439
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$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 1800 item #1365809
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$195.00
A very early bronze figure of Shiva and Parvati on horse, South India, 17th.-18th. century.

The figure very charming and overall with heavy smooth wear and patina. A very early piece.

Size: 14,5 cm. high.

Condition: Choice.

Ex. Old Danish Collection of Indian bronzes figures of the Hindu, Jain and Buddhist religions, aquired from ca. 1955 to 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1365808
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$195.00
A BRONZE FIGURE OF KHANDOBA AND MHALSA, Western Deccan, India, 18th century.

The god riding his horse, holding his consort in his hand, a damaru and trisula in his upper hands.

Size: Massive bronze, 11.5cm high, but weighing 550 grams!

Condition: Choice, much wear but no major damage.

Ex. Old Danish Collection of Indian bronzes figures of the Hindu, Jain and Buddhist religions, aquired from ca. 1955 to 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1492 item #1365768
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A very interesting and rare ancient Hindu bronze figure group, India and likely from the 10th. century AD.

The group of shine depicting Shiva and Parvati, offerings at their feet.

Size: 11 cm. high and 8 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice for the extreme age, the base with chip and old repair. Ex. Old Danish Collection of Indian bronzes figures of the Hindu, Jain and Buddhist religions, aquired from ca. 1955 to 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1365767
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$250.00
An interesting and rare bronze shrine or figure, depicting a Deity, likely Vishnu, seated on a Throne with a large construction at his back, with a Lion mask on top. Cobra hood over his head. South India, ca. 18th. century.

Size: 19 cm.

Condition: Choice, smoothly polished front, the back with an fine very old brown patina.

Ex. Old Danish Collection of Indian bronzes figures of the Hindu, Jain and Buddhist religions, aquired from ca. 1955 to 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1360507
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$1,050.00
An exceptional gem of a standing Deity figure group, Sino-Tibetan, ca. 18th. century or slightly later.

The 3-headed figure is standing with his consort in his arms on a Lotus Throne. He is wearing a crown with multible sculls.

Size: 7,4 cm. x 6,7 cm.

Condition: Choice!, finely gilt with a wonderful genuine patina. Remnants of pigment, missing seal plate.

Figure is guaranteed old and comes with a COA.

Provenance: Ib Olsen Collection