Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1326258
Senatus Consulto
$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 : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1382917
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
Fine massive Hamsa Duck, Burmese, Arakan dating to ca. 1790-1820 AD.

Interesting type of Hamsa Bird with a round base. Typical Arakan rather archaic, but attractive style after the Capturing by Bodawpaya in 1784.

Weight/Denominal: 20 tical (ca. 330 g)

Height: 66 mm / 2.6 in

Condition: Choice! Very attractive brown bronze patina, fine smooth wear but still in very good condition.

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1402750
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
A very rare and interesting antique Opium Weight, Laos, 18th.-19th. century AD.

The weight is the shape of a seated figure - Ganesh of a figure holding his hands to his eyes as if in mourning?, quite peculiar and interesting for collectors, perhaps unique type in private in collections.

Weight: 21,02 grams.

Condition: Choice, much smooth wear and a fine original brown patina. High tin content bronze alloy...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1401811
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
A rare Laotian Humbed Bull Opium weight, Bull standing on a rounded rectangular base.

An old weight dating to ca. 18th. century, perhaps even older.

Finely detailed, note the adjustment mark in the bottom, with extra metal added.

Weight: 62,36 grams (5 units of 12,4 grams)

Condition: Choice for type, extensive smooth wear, fine brown and tinned patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1401628
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
A rare larger, authentic bronze Opium Weight in the shape of a bridled and sadled Horse, Laotian 18th-19th. century.

A nice very old Weight, depicting a very robust Horse with fine thick greyish tinned bronze patina.

Weight: 64 grams (equal to 5 Kyat, unit size 12,8 grams).

Condition: Choice, smooth wear and many marks from use...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1401629
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
Extremely rare, authentic bronze Opium Weight in the shape of an upright Fish, Laos or Yunnan Province of China, 18th-19th. century.

The few specimen we've seen of the Zodiac related fish Weight have clearly been fakes, this is an authentic Weight with a terrific old Patina. Interestingly, this time the fish is seen upright and on a hexagonal base. High tin content silverish bronze, beautiful details!

Weight: 44,5 grams...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1402657
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
A beautiful and authentic bronze Opium Weight in the shape of a Fish, Laos, ca. later 18th. century.

The few specimen we've seen of this illusive Weight have clearly been fakes, this is an authentic Weight with a terrific old Patina. The fish is finely detailed with scales and on a stepped oval base. High tin content silverish bronze, beautiful details!

Weight: 32,87 grams...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1402752
Senatus Consulto
$85.00
A high quality early style larger Elephant Opium Weight, 5 Bath Siam, Lanna, after 1701 AD, likely early-mid 18th. century.

The weight done in ahigh Tin content bronze, typical on the earlier types of the Elephant bronze weight. A wheel mark, stampd in the front of the base...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1399407
Senatus Consulto
$85.00
A superb quality Burmese 'White bronze' Opium weight, 10 tical 164 g, height: c. 57 mm. in the shape of a Chinthe beast.

Fantastic piece in fine metal with hard black patina, exceptional details for the type.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1401549
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
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A very rare and heavy Lanna Goat weight standing on a oval base with verticals.

An early weight dating before 1800s and possible much older.

Exceptionally detailed and spendid weight. Note the hollow base.

Weight 127,2 grams - high for this type. 10 Tical and based on a 12,7 unit.

Condition: Extremely fine for type, some wear, fine brown patina.

Provenance: Important massive Danish Private Collection of Opium Weights, collected between 1970s-...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1401839
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A fine and scarce medium-late Burmese bronze Opium Weight of the Golden Hamsa type, issued from ca. 1760.

A superbly cast and well-made type with lots of fine details, 6-ray star, unusual. What is even more unusual for the lower value type is the added handle.

Weight: 80,60 grams (5 tical)

Condition: Choice some fine even wear and light brown patina.

Reff: See figure 51 of Leif B. Mikkelsen 'Opium Weights', p. 116 for the general type.

Prov...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1401770
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A scarce and elaborate 'Golden Hamsa' Opium Weight, Burmese, (Ava, Rangoon or Mandalay), Period: 1757-1767, King Alaungpaya.

Octagonal lower stepped base, 9-star mark, Beak content, Rod-like or treefoil, 2 neck ridges, one back cover.

Weight: ca. 330 grams - a massive and beautiful weight!

Condition: Choice, much smooth wear, terrific brown patina.

Reff: See figure 74 of Leif B. Mikkelsen 'Opium Weights', p. 137 for the general type (Gear group 2 + 3)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1382959
Senatus Consulto
$110.00
A nice selection of three antique Opiumweights, denominal 3-5 Ticals, (weight approx 51, 75 and 80 grams), Burmese, types dating from ca. 1790-1830.

Nice Hintha birds with fine brown patinas, ca. 1820 and one exceptional Lion 3 Tical weight, ca. 1790 AD (51 grams).

Condition: Choice, very nicely preserved.

Ex. Large Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1401589
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A massive and very rare, authentic bronze Opium Weight in the shape of a Bull, Laotian 18th-19th. century.

A superb Weight, beautiful archaic details of the Bull on a base with Verticals. High tin content silverish bronze with an amazing greyish patina.

Weight: 121,3 grams.

Condition: Choice, fine original greyish and brown patina, old marks from the making or adjustment in the bottom.

Provenance: Important Danish Private Collection of Opium Weights...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1401251
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A fine Karaweik Base, Early Type of Burmese Bird Opium Weight (Ava, Rangoon, Amarapura and Mandalay) Ca. 1760-1830.

Beautiful detailed and substantial weight. 20 Tical ca. 315 grams, octagonal Karaweik base, pointed Beak, two neck ridges and two back covers.

Ref. See Bering Mikkelsen, Page 137, fig. 74.

Ex. Old Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1399408
Senatus Consulto
$85.00
A choice quality Burmese 'White bronze' Opium weight, 10 tical 153,31 g, / height: c. 55 mm. in the shape of a Chinthe beast.

A very nice piece in fine metal with hard brown patina and grenish-blue dust, very good for the type.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1837 VR item #1388391
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
An early Keris / Kris hilt, Mandura, Indonesia, ca. 18th. century. Originally the handle of the Indonesian weapon, the Keris, often with a flamed blade.

Exceptional quality carving and a great display piece, very rare in this quality and fine patination, so take advantage of this beautiful selection, we have for sale at the moment!

Note the winged horse and other splendid details on this piece.

Size: ca. 90 mm.

Condition: Superb, beautyful patina....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1402671
Senatus Consulto
$85.00
Interesting larger Elephant Opium Weight, 5 Bath Siam, Lanna, 18th.-19th. century.

The weight in a tin content greyish bronze, as typical on the earlier types of the Elephant bronze weight.

Weight: 65,5 grams, Elephant weights very rarely exceeds 65 grams, so this is a bigger one

Condition: Choice, much smooth wear, dark greyish brown bronze patina.

Provenance: Important massive Danish Private Collection of Opium Weights, collected between 1970s-19...