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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1222428 (stock #4871)
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$980
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A large silver tray of oval form with applied scrolling handles. The sloping sides of the salver with repousse decoration in the Turkish baroque style. Tughra and two other marks to either end of the tray, each handle with two hallmarks. Condition: traces of usage, the sides with two short cracks, one old repair with crack near the attachment of one handle (pic. 9). Dimension total: 41.5 cm long x 26.7 cm wide, weight: 760 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1920 item #1221069 (stock #4820)
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$350
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A shaped Persian amulet, made from carnelian, finely inscribed on one side in Islamic script with a talismanic phrase or invocation to God. From the collection of Prof. Georges Redard, Swiss. Condition: with few tiny rim frits. Dimension: 27 mm high x 37 mm wide x 2 mm thin.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1220948 (stock #4823)
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$1,100
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A beautiful pair of genuine arm cuff bracelets worn by the women of the Turkmen Tekke tribe. They are made of silver with gilding and set with carnelian cut with flat top. From an old Swiss collection. Cf. Schletzer, Dieter, and Reinhold: Old Silver Jewellery of the Turkoman: An Essay on Symbols in the Culture of Inner Asian Nomads. Berlin: D. Reimer, 1983: similar pair: No. 221. Condition: good, some traces of usage, unpolished. Dimension: 9.7 cm long x 6.3 cm wide, weight: 532 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1218770 (stock #4824)
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$340
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Jewelry for the headdress of a Turkmen unmarried woman, made of silver and set with red glass cabochons. These domed finals were fixed on the girl's cap called "Tjubetejka", according to Schletzer decorated with a bird's feather meant the young woman was affianced. From an old Swiss collection. Cf. Schletzer, Dieter and Reinhold: Old Silver Jewellery of the Turkoman: An Essay on Symbols in the Culture of Inner Asian Nomads. Berlin: D. Reimer, 1983, pages 182 - 183. Condition: some traces of usag...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1216895 (stock #SK601)
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$110
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A rectangular high quality playing card of the "as nas" game, made of papier-mache and hand-painted in ink, watercolor and gold under lacquered varnish. Depicting a soldier standing between two young men within an oval frame embellished with foil, the border with floral pattern in gold. Description of the game by the Brooklyn Museum: "The full set of cards for the game of âs nâs, a gambling game similar to poker, contains twenty cards, with four each of five suits. The suite, in descending ord...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1216146 (stock #SK593)
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$420
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A Chinese silver shield-shaped presentation plaque engraved with good wishes, mounted to conforming hardwood shield carved at crest with stylized flower and with easel support on the back. Silver plaque with indistinct mark. Condition: good, minimally dented at the edges. Dimension: 27.8 cm x 20. 6 cm, weight: 716 g.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #1214755 (stock #SK589)
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$230
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An octagonal brass mold of an Oriental silversmith producing traditional jewelry. Country of provenance might be Afghanistan. Cf. Janata, Alfred: "Schmuck in Afghanistan" ISBN 3-201-01150-9, page 187. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: labeled with color. Dimension: 4.3 cm x 4.6 cm x 0.8 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #1214246 (stock #SK588)
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$150
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A brass mold of an Oriental silversmith producing traditional jewelry. Country of provenance might be Afghanistan. Cf. Janata, Alfred: "Schmuck in Afghanistan" ISBN 3-201-01150-9, page 187. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: labeled with color. Dimension: 2.4 cm x 3.1 cm x 1.2 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1213966 (stock #4019)
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$550
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Finely potted Kraak style petal-molded deep saucer, painted at the center in underglaze blue with a garden fence and butterfly among flowers. Dating to the late Ming period. The base with a Chenghua six-character mark in double ring. Condition: a c. 10 cm long hairline (see pic. 6 and 12), few rim frittings, the bluish glaze partially uneven. Dimension: 19.9 cm diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1213677 (stock #SK586)
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$140
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A rectangular high quality playing card of the "as nas" game, made of papier-mache and hand-painted in ink, watercolor and gold under lacquered varnish. Depicting a young, traditionally dressed prince sitting on a throne besides two attendants within an oval frame embellished with foil, the border with floral pattern in gold. Description of the game by the Brooklyn Museum: "The full set of cards for the game of âs nâs, a gambling game similar to poker, contains twenty cards, with four each of ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1213569 (stock #SK573a)
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$100
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A rectangular playing card of the "as nas" game, made of papier-mache and hand-painted in ink, watercolor and gold under lacquered varnish. With clumsy depiction of a lady with two children within an oval frame embellished with foil. Description of the game by the Brooklyn Museum: "The full set of cards for the game of âs nâs, a gambling game similar to poker, contains twenty cards, with four each of five suits. The suite, in descending order, include the âs (ace); the shâh (king); the bîb...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1970 item #1213568 (stock #SK573)
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$480
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Two iconic ornaments worn by the people of Sumba island in eastern Indonesia. Made of different metals. One decorated with cocks. Cf.: Rodgers, Susan "Power and Gold: Jewelry from Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines" from the Collection of the Barbier-Muller Museum Geneva. Dimension: 6.5 cm and 6.7 cm long. Condition: some dents and granulation loss, one cock's eye lost.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1930 item #1213485 (stock #SK579)
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$220
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An export silver belt buckle in two circular sections depicting coins of the Guangxu era. No mark, silver tested. Dimension: diameter: 5.8 cm, total length 11.5 cm, weight: 76 g. Condition: good, some traces of usage.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1970 item #1213192 (stock #SK572)
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$440
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Iconic ornament worn by the people of West Sumba island in eastern Indonesia. This particular mamuli type is called "pewisie", the motifs at the bottom are stylized horse heads. Silver tested. Cf.: Rodgers, Susan "Power and Gold: Jewelry from Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines" from the Collection of the Barbier-Muller Museum Geneva, similar piece no. 124. Dimension: 7.8 cm long, weight: 28 g. Condition: few dents and granulation lost.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1212891 (stock #4826)
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$780
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Three rectangular differently sized and slightly convex silver plaques with floral decoration in blue enamel. Attached to a traditional silk and gold thread cord with adjustable sliding knot. From an old Swiss collection. Dimension of amulets: 9 cm x 7.5 cm and approx. 5.8 cm x 4.7 cm, cord c. 100 cm long, weight: 132 g. Condition: two amulets with default to lugs, enamel with partial losses.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #1212619 (stock #4825)
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$280
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Jewelry for the headdress of a Turkmen woman, made of silver alloy and set with two flat carnelian cabochons. From an old Swiss collection. Cf. Schletzer, Dieter and Reinhold: Old Silver Jewellery of the Turkoman: An Essay on Symbols in the Culture of Inner Asian Nomads. Berlin: D. Reimer, 1983, pages 174 - 175. Condition: some traces of usage. Dimension: total length: 81 cm, pendant with carnelian: 14 cm x 7 cm, weight: 120 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1211812 (stock #4130)
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$550
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An erotic scene of a young couple in a fan-shaped cartouche, painted in ink and colors on silk. The paper folder labeled "August". Condition: bottom corners creased, folder with few tears. Dimension painting: 27.2 cm x 33.6 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1211222 (stock #4675)
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$1,400
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A rare Japanese okimono depicting the seated bodhisattva of compassion with serene facial expression. Made of bright bronze alloy, maybe shibuichi, and fine inlays in silver, gold and enamel. The base with signature. Condition: no damage, few traces of wear. Dimension: 11.1 cm high, weight: 572 g.