All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1193075
This black ground thangka depicts several heavy and intense scenes. It represents the dharmapala Hayagriva (Tamdrin), the wrathful incarnation of Avalokiteshvara and protector of Tantric Buddhism. He has three faces, each with three eyes, six arms with his attributes (skull cup, sword, ax etc.) and four legs. He stands (with his consort) on a sun disc, trampling human bodies. There is one horse head on top of Hayagrivas head. Distemper on cloth. Tibet. In good condition. Size: 100 x 67cm...
Beautiful and exclusive antique oval formed high carat gold bracelet. Enamel, diamond and 15 natural rubies of a deep raspberry red color. In reality the color is more intense than the pictures show. Excellent old craftsmanship. The width of the bracelet varies from 2.3 cm. to 1.8 cm. The size is 6.8 cm. and the weight is 98.6 (!) gram. Acquired in Burma, a long time ago. In very good condition.
Very special and exclusive Phra Pang Perd Lok amulet from the Kamphaengphet province. The Buddha descents from the Tavatimsha heaven. This Buddha image in a gold case is circa 700 years old and dates from the Sukhotai period (1238 - 1438). In good condition. We guarantee the authenticity of this amulet. Size: 6.5 x 2.1 cm.
Rare, 500 years old Buddha amulet. Pata Kadan, Chanthaburi, Thailand. The Buddha sits in a silver polychrome enameled case. In good condition. We guarantee the authenticity of this item. Size: 5.5 x 3.5 cm.
The carving on each amber toggle or bead represents a Lohan figure. The carving is of good quality. The height is 4.5 and 4 cm. The total weight of the three items is 21 gram. In good condition.
The carving, a tiger, is nice and detailed. The size of the nephrite jade buckle is 7.5 x 6 cm. The color is white with brownish inclusions. In good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1177795
Matching pair of large, beautiful colorful painted antique wooden temple door panels, decorated with guardian dragons, snow lions and other Tibetan symbols. The snow lion is the national emblem of Tibet and represents unconditional cheerfulness and a mind without doubt. The Tibetan dragon has a lot of creative power In good condition. The temple door panels are 209 cm. high and each one is 38 cm. wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1177785
Impressive antique wavy blade with a good pamor and a gilt flower design. The large selut is very detailed and inlaid with gemstones. A moving snake (dapur luk) with eleven curves gives self-confidence, commands respect and has a positive influence on the career of the owner. Wooden hilt (ukiran). No sheath. In good condition.
Charming netsuke or toggle. The carving represents two frogs with black inlaid eyes and a salmon colored love lotus flower. Signed. In good condition. Size 4 x 2.7 cm.
A nice detailed bronze Guanyin statue. She holds a ruyi in her right hand. In good condition. Height 24 cm. Diameter: 14 cm. Qing dynasty.
Detailed carved bamboo brush pot. The scenes represent scholars playing chess in the shadow of pine trees. In very good condition. Height: 14.5 cm. Diameter 11 cm.
The color of this pair of cloisonne brush holders is brick-red. They are decorated with flowers and are in good condition. Height 18 cm. Diameter: 9 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #1171146
Impressive mandala Gohonzon (ink on paper)with the mantra Nam Myoho Renge Kyo (Nichiren Buddhism). This form of calligraphy was already practiced by Nichiren himself. This one is made by the Nichiren monk Nikko in the 9th. year of the Bunsei period (1826).
This Japanese scroll represents Nichiren (1222 - 1282, the founder of the Nichiren school in Buddhism. Size of the scroll: 112 / 34 cm. Size of the painting 59 / 24 cm. Early Meiji.
This large polychrome painted wooden mask is in good condition. Bali. Size 95 / 37 cm.
This porcelain Guanyin figure is characterized by very bright colors. In perfect condition. China, late Qing Size: 22 x 14 x 8.5 cm.
Guanyin has a beautiful Buddha crown above a lingzhi form red knot of ribbons. Her yellow robe is covered with blue, green and yellow flowers. Hands in meditation, holding a coral red mala. In very good condition. China, Qing dynasty. Size: 16 x 7 x 4 cm.
This intriguing shaman oracle is made from an ox or buffalo shoulder blade. The etchings represent different symbols and animals. The blade is decorated with a crocodile. In good condition. Timor, Indonesia. Size: 50 / 20 cm.