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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 : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre AD 1000 item #1453264
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$450.00
A beautiful Himalaya bronze figure of a godess or deity, likely Nepal, 18th.-19th. century AD.

The figure very attractive with some fine reengraving and a stunning old brown bronze patina! She is standing, looking good with full breasts and large headdress, clad in a thin veil around her waist, othervise nude, beside jevellery. She is holding a large horn and is standing on a round lotus throne.

Size: 14,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice! Lovely surfaces and patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1453088
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$650.00
Reduced, was $895
A very rare and attractive consecrated 18/19thC Sino-Tibetan silver Buddha. Well-cast in quite pure silver with fine details and remnants of pigments.

Old textile with writing is covering the interiour of the Buddha, but the walls are thick and the upperpart solid with a clay or wooden core.

Size: 12,5 cm. tall and weiging ca. 500 grams! Very heavy for the the size.

Ex. Old Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre AD 1000 item #1452367
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$4,950.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre AD 1000 item #1452143
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$4,950.00
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A lovely large Gandhara stele of Buddha, dating ca. 2nd.-3rd. century AD.

Exceptional and delicate portrait of Buddha on this basically intact stone sculptural stele. The Buddha is seated inside a temple structure with a parrot on each side

Size: 31 cm. tall and ca. 20 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb for type, complete with only a hairline repair to the finial at the top. Typical ancient natural crack in the stone at one side. Fine patina.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1449832
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$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.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1900 item #1449831
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$1,450.00
A lovely detailed brass figure of Ganesha. South-Indian, perhaps Tamil Nadu, 17th.-18th. century.

He is standing on a round lotus base on stout legs and with a high headdress, 4 arms with attributes, pot belly and pecular crescentic ears.

Size: 20 cm. tall. and 14 cm. wide, weiging ca. 950 grams.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1446454
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$475.00
A very rare and interesting large bronze figure of kali or Bhadrakālī, Southern India Tribal art, ca. 17th.-18th. century.

This figure comes from the Steen Stroemberg collection and has very old provenance in Danish Collections. It's a massive figure the 6-armed kali, the destroyer of evil and the Goddess of Time and Change. She is depicting in a wonderful Tribal style with a manly expression and large round breasts. She is standing on a square base and wearing a large headdress...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1445672
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$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.

Attra...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1837 VR item #1445627
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$175.00
A finely engraved and silvered heavy copper bowl, decorated in the Persian style, Indian origin, 18th.-19th. century AD.

The engraving work is extremely fine and dense, and the inside, exterior sides, and base are all finely engraved with panels of portraits of noble figures and fine vegetal scrollwork, symbolic decoration and caligraphy along the rim.

The base is decorated with a roundel with a solar or marigold motif surrounded by a border of paan or betel-like leaves. ...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre AD 1000 item #1436461
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$250.00
A rare set of antique silver sheet figures, hammered in high quality silver of Ganesha seated and two female deities standing, india, ca. late 19th.-early 20th. century AD.

Detailed silverwork in repoussée, finely toned and mounted in a frame from the early 20th. cent.

Size: Frame is 28 cm. wide and 23 cm. tall.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, since the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre AD 1000 item #1432940
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$395.00
An auspicious element in Hindu tradition, Deepalakshmi is a representation of Goddess Lakshmi, holding a lamp or a ‘deepa’ (diya) in her hands. Featuring a lamp that can be lit, a Deepalakshmi is a symbol of good luck and prosperity, and the light that guides one in times of darkness and adversity.

Made in bronze, this exquisite Deepalakshmi, most likely from Karnataka, features Goddess Lakshmi holding a single diya.

Condition: Superb! Terrific hard glossy brown patina,...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre AD 1000 item #1431403
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$295.00
A beautiful classic style sculptured stone head of a Deity, Gandhara, ca. 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Wearing an Elaborate mural crown in the manor of the greeks of Western Asia, and large earring, carved in the round, part of a relief.

Size: 5,8. cm. tall

Ex. German private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre AD 1000 item #1431401
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$295.00
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A wonderful sculptured stone head of Buddha in grey Scist, Gandhara, ca. 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Elaborate hair and carved in the round in a nice style, part of a relief.

Size: 5,5 cm.

Ex. German private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre AD 1000 item #1431400
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$295.00
A wonderful sculptured stone head of Buddha in grey Scist, Gandhara, ca. 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Elaborate hair and carved in a nice style, part of a relief.

Size: 6,3 cm.

Ex. German private Collection
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 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...