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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1418090
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$350.00
Gilt bronze Thai buddha seated in front of an elephant and monkey presenting offerings, Thailand, Rattanakosin ca. late 19th. century.

A popular and scarce representation: He is seated, his right hand palm open on his right knee as a sign of acceptance of the water offered by the King of Elephants. The Buddha has come to seek tranquility in the forest to escape the incessant disputes of the disciples...
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 : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1382958
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$95.00
A nice selection of three antique Opiumweights, denominal 5 Ticals, (weight approx 80, 81 and 71 grams), 2 are Burmese, types dating from ca. 1750-1850, one is a scarce late Shan weight, dating 19th. century.

Nice Hintha birds with fine brown patinas.

Condition: Choice, very nicely preserved.

Ex. Large Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1354256
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$575.00
A FINE MANDALAY BRONZE BUDDHA, c.19th Century,

The buddha seated in dhyanasana above a minimalist platform wearing a flowing sanghati, the visage of fine features.

Size: 14 cm. high, ca. 650 grams.

Condition: Superb, fine warm brown patina.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, bought in the 1990s at auction.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1382957
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$75.00
A pair of very early Opium Weights, denominal 10 Ticals, (weight approx 153 grams and 149 grams), Burmese ca. 1770-1790.

Nice Hintha birds of a good size, with fine brown patinas. Both on hexagonal stepped bases.

Condition: Choice, much smooth wear from use and nice patinas..

See Leif Bering Mikkelsen, P. 145.

Ex. Large Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1401626
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
Authentic scarce Snake Opium Weight, Laos, early 19th. century.

This Laotian opium weight is skilfully cast in the form of a protective serpent referred to as a Naga in Asia (ref. Gear p.259). It is one of the many forms of animal weights of the zodiac that were cast in Siam and Laos. The present collection are rich on most types know, please check our resent listings here.

Weight: 33 grams...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1424828
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$375.00
From East Java, Indonesia for the Alor, Flores Market ca. 19th. century

Of Laquered bronze and brass with remnants of gilt (?)

A nice pair of matching bronze Rain drum / currency drums.

These drums of cast bronze are known as a mokos. It has an hourglass shape that is decorated with concentric circles and four pierced handles that are placed equidistant around the upper body. The top of the drum is enclosed with a disk of sheet brass to serve as the tympanum...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1419708
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
A fine of 5 different Opium Weights, representing Chinte and birds, all Burma, 18th.-19th. century.

The lot consists of two Chinte Opium Weights, one with square base, weighing in at 79,81 grams (5 tical), another with octagonal base, weighing 31,62 (2 tical) and three birds, one 5 tical at 80,60 grams, another weighing 31,57 (2 tical) and the last small weight weighs 16,02 grams (1 tical).

A nice little overview collection with some scarcer weights included.

Ex...
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 1900 item #1382917
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$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 : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1417276
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A very attractive and elaborately made silver Buddha, Laotian or Thai, 19th. century AD.

Buddha is seated on a very high Throne. The throne finely chiselled silver over a wooden core. The silver with a warm uncleaned patina.

Size: Nearly 15 cm. tall, unusual for these.

Provenance: Ex. Henri, Prince of Denmarks Private Collection. The collection was sold in 2019/20 in three public auctions, consisting of 1000s of objects of Asian and African art...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1402658
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A very nice Burmese Hamsa Bird opium weight, issued from 1820.

Unusual version of the Hexagonal base, finely modelled bird, high quality workmanship for type.

Weight: ca. 320 grams.

Condition: Choice, superb surfaces with a thin chokolate brown patina.

Provenance: Important Danish Private Collection of Opium Weights, collected between 1970s-1990 with a focus on the rare to very rare weights from different places in SE Asia.
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1419707
Senatus Consulto
$85.00
Patinated and fine condition lot of two heavy opium weights with nice patinas, both 10 Ticals, from Shan States, 1770-1850 AD.

On Hexagonal bases with markings, one of Gear group 1 + 2 and another with Cockscomb spikes.

1o tical weights, weighing 160,73 and 159,70 grams.

A beautiful set of Shan weights.

Reff: Leif B. Mikkelsen 'Opium Weights', p. 145, fig. 87 and page 148, fig. 93. Ex. Old Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1424826
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
From East Java, Indonesia for the Alor, Flores Market ca. 18th. century or somewhat earlier.

A wonderful quality bronze Rain drum / currency drum, so large that it can be used as a small coffee table.

This drum of cast brass is known as a moko. It has an hourglass shape that is decorated with concentric circles and four pierced handles that are placed equidistant around the upper body. The top of the drum is enclosed with a disk of sheet brass to serve as the tympanum. The ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1417274
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A very attractive and elaborately made silver Buddha, likely Laotian, 19th. century AD.

Buddha is seated on a three stepped high Throne. The buddha finely chiselled silver over a wooden core. The silver with a warm uncleaned patina.

Size: 13,8 cm. tall.

Provenance: Ex. Henri, Prince of Denmarks Private Collection. The collection was sold in 2019/20 in three public auctions, consisting of 1000s of objects of Asian and African art. Comes with COA and lot number...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1419706
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$100.00
Fine condition lot of two very heavy opium weights with nice patinas, both 20 Ticals, from Shan States, 1770-1850 AD.

On Hexagonal bases with markings of rayed stars.

2o tical weights, weighing ca. 315-320 grams.

A beautiful matching set of the heaviest Shan weights that is easily obtained on the market.

Reff: Leif B. Mikkelsen 'Opium Weights', p. 145, fig. 87.

Ex. Old Danish Collection
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.

Provenance: Important massive Danish Private Collection of Opium Weights, collected ...