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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1462960
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$59.00
Another Hamsa Opium weight with stripes along the neck, tail and base, which is octagonal. Weight is from around the beginning of the 1800's. Has small spots of green-ish bronze pattina. Weighs 162 grams.

Provenance: Ex. private collection, Netherlands. Acquired approx 70's on travels.

Culture & Year: Arakan, 1800's.

Litterature Reference: Leif Bering Mikkelsen. Opium Weights - Old Animal-shaped Bronze Weights from Southeast Asia...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1462959
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$72.00
A very fine Hamsa weight from Arakan, with small spots of green-ish bronze pattina.4´Has octagonal base and smooth body. Weighs 154 grams.

Provenance: Ex. private collection, Netherlands. Acquired approx 70's on travels.

Culture & Year: Arakan, 1790 - 1825 AD.

Condition: Very fine.

Litterature Reference: Leif Bering Mikkelsen. Opium Weights - Old Animal-shaped Bronze Weights from Southeast Asia. Commercial, ethnic, symbolic and historical perspectives...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1462958
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$69.00
A very fine Hamsa weight from the Arakan region. Base is octagonal and the neck and body is smooth. From around the beginning of the 1800's. Weighs 159 grams.

Provenance: Ex. private collection, Netherlands. Acquired approx 70's on travels.

Culture & Year: Arakan-Region, 1800 - 1825.

Litterature Reference: Leif Bering Mikkelsen. Opium Weights - Old Animal-shaped Bronze Weights from Southeast Asia. Commercial, ethnic, symbolic and historical perspectives...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1462463 (stock #A185)
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$169.00
Gravefigures is a tradition originating from the first chinese emperors. The figures were a symbol of status and were supposed to protect and help the owner in the afterlife.

This is a so-called Zodiac figure. They usually come in a set of 12 - where each of them are holding an animal. This figure is holding a little sheep. This has been glazed in a nice turquoise and darkblue paint...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre AD 1000 item #1462459 (stock #A188)
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$559.00
A beautiful grey Gandharan stone schist with a lion at the corner.

Provenance: Private Collection, Copenhagen.

Culture & Year: Gandharan, 2nd or 3rd century AD.

Condition: Fine condition.

Height: 12.9 cm
Width: 18 cm
Length: 5.9 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1462458 (stock #A187)
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$159.00
A very fine Ming-Dynasty bowl. It could potentially have been made for export for the European countries.
It has been painted in a simple fashion with a symbol in the middle and a ring around it. There are cracks under the glaze.

Provenance: Ex. deceased estate, Hellerup.

Culture & Year: Ming-Dynasty, 1368 - 1644 a.d.

Condition: Very good

Height: 4.2 cm
Width: 13.5 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1462457 (stock #A186)
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$169.00
A beautiful Indian stone fragtment from around the 12th - 13th century AD. The upper part of the figure is missing, however you can see the man is bound inbetween two pillars.

Provenance: Private collection, Denmark.

Culture & Year: Indian, 12th - 13th century AD.

Condition: Fine, upper part missing.

Height: 9.1 cm
Length: 3.5 cm
Width: 8.4 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1462456 (stock #A184)
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$169.00
A very fine and interesting Zodiac figure. They usually come in a set of 12 - where each of them are holding an animal. This figure is holding a little lamb.
This has been glazed in a nice turquoise and darkblue paint. The zodiac figures were also only used for the highest in society.

The zodiac figures were most often placed in a northern or southern direction in the coffins to represent the progress and change of time...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1462455 (stock #A183)
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$169.00
A very fine piece of Ming-Dynasty history. A male servant in a blue glazed robe and a black hat, holding what I believe is a fan.

Culture & Year: Chinese, Ming-Dynasty, 1368 - 1644 AD.

Provenance: Private Collection, Netherlands.

Condition: Very fine.

Height: 23.6 cm
Width: 9.1 cm
Length: 6 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1462454 (stock #A182)
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$159.00
A wonderful Ming-Dynasty pottery figure of a seated official. An elderly man sitting on a chair/throne in a blue hat and robe.

Culture & Year: Chinese, Ming-Dynasty, 1368 - 1644 AD.

Provenance: Private Collection, Netherlands.

Condition: Very fine.

Height: 18.5 cm
Width: 9.4 cm
Length: 6.3 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1462453 (stock #A181)
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$169.00
A beautiful and very nicely detailed Ming-Dynasty Attendant wearing a hat and fine green and black robe. Over his left shoulder is a sack of, what I suppose is, food.

Culture & Year: Chinese, Ming-Dynasty, 1368 - 1644 AD.

Provenance: Private Collection, Netherlands.

Condition: Very fine.

Height: 23 cm
Width: 10 cm
Length: 8.2 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1462452 (stock #A180)
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$499.00
A beautiful soldier on his horse. The figure is made with great detail and beautiful dark-blue and bright blue colors. This soldier is carrying two maces while riding a large horse.
This figure would be put into the grave and then protect the owner in the afterlife.

Provenance: Private Collection, Denmark.

Year: Ming-Dynasty, 1368 - 1644 a.d.

Condition: Very good.

Height: 29 cm
Length: 23 cm
Width: 8.5 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1462451 (stock #A179)
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$139.00
Pottery from the Han-Dynasty is characterized by being darker compared to Tang and Ming dynasty terracotta. This is a simple rooster figure with fine and simple details.

Provenance: Private Collection, Netherlands.

Culture & Year: Han-Dynasty, 206 b.c. - 220 a.d.

Condition: Good

Height: 9 cm
Length: 11.5 cm
Width: 4.4 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1462450 (stock #A178)
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$279.00
A beautiful stone fragment with the letters N and I on the front. Perfect to have on the corner of the desk or in the window sill.

Provenance: Private Collection, Hellerup, Denmark.

Culture & Year: Roman, 100 BC. - 100 AD.

Height: 4.6 cm
Width: 14.6 cm
Length: 15.7 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1462449 (stock #A177)
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$65.00
A beautifully iridized oil flask from the Roman Empire. Throughout 2000 years it has been lying in the ground, it has produced extraordinary colours.

Year: 100 b.c. – 400 a.d.

Condition: Okay

Height: 5.8 cm
Length: 3.6 cm
Width: 3.6 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1462448 (stock #A176)
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$59.00
An amazing glass flask from the Roman empire. A small piece has broken off from the tip. The iridization has a golden/silver color.

Culture & Year: Roman, 100 b.c. – 400 a.d.

Condition: Fine

Height: 5.8 cm
Length: 3.4 cm
Width: 3.4 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1462447 (stock #A175)
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$119.00
A large handle, which is hollow at base, decorated with a lunar crescent ornament. The handle has been broken off where body joined handle.

Provenance: Ex. deceased estate in Copenhagen.

Litterature Reference: The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art, Terracotta Oil Lamps, C. S. Lightfoot; 342

Culture & Year: Roman Imperial, 0 - 200 a.d.

Condition: Fine Condition.

Height: 3.6 cm
Length: 12.5 cm
Width: 6.8 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1462446 (stock #A174)
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$69.00
Discus fragment from a Roman Imperial Period oil lamp. The motive represents Pegasus.

Provenance: Ex. deceased estate in Copenhagen.

Litterature Reference: Lighting the Ancient World, D. Knell; 2018

Condition: Fine condition.

Height: 4.9 cm
Length: 0.5 cm
Width: 4.5 cm