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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1137683
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The cloisonné stand decorated with rat and vine motif (symbol of long life). H. 18 cm ( 7 inch), D. 10 cm (4 inch). Condition: one chip to the enamel.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1137681
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A very unusual piece that I've never seen before. Possibly this lamp was made as an advertising piece for a lamp shop, or maybe it was used in an opium kit. The foot has decorations in reliëf, covered with enamels. H. 25 cm (10 inch), D. 21 cm (8,5 inch). Condition: two minor chips to the enamel. The glass seems to be original.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1137576
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Decorated with flying horses. H. 7 cm, D. 14,5 cm. No damage or repair, only firing flaws, normal for the period.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1137574
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Decorated with horseriders. The glaze with age cracks and firing flaws. No damage or repair. H. 6 cm, D. 14,5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1137573
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Decorated with honeycomb motif. H. 7 cm, D. 15 cm. The glaze crackled due to age and with firing flaws. Miniscule rim crack. No damage or repair.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1137571
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Decorated with floral patterns and Buddhist symbols. H. 6,5 cm D. 15 cm. The glaze with age cracks and some firing flaws. No damage or repair.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1134559
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A very rare lacquered wood opium box. The outside decorated with poems, seals flower branches and a bird. The lid with brass handles. When folded out the lid and front become a tray. The box offers place to 5 pipe bowls and a lamp and has two drawers for tools. At the back of the mirror there is another compartment.Under the drawers there is space for a small metal tray. A very rare piece of opium paraphernalia. China, late 19th to early 20th century. Dimensions (closed): 23 x 16 x 14,5 cm. Exc...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1134535
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A large silver tray, decorated with dragons chasing the flaming pearl and Shou characters. China, ca. 1900. L. 48 cm, W. 33 cm. Weight: 1335 gram. Excellent condition. Not marked.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1134152
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Depicting a sitting Tirthankara and his attendants. H. 7 cm (2,8 inches) Provenance: private collection Belgium.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1128493
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Depicting three Tirthankaras. Usually one large central Tirthankara is surrounded by very small images of other Tirthankaras. (for example on the small Jain shrines). A group of three Tirthankaras of the same size is extremely rare. This group dates from the 18th to 19th century and was made in Maharashtra. H. 21 cm. Condition: Expected age wear due to puja worship, original back plate. Exceptional piece. Provenance: Belgian private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1128486
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In bhumisparsa mudra (calling the earth to witness). Carved in hardwood, then lacquered and gilded. H. 52 cm. Condition: wonderful original condition with expected age wear. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1126514
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Very well carved with original gilding and polychrome. Very nice facial expression. H. 32 cm (13 inches). Expected age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1126509
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Wonderful early sculpture, depicting a Chinese saint or deity. China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). H. 35 cm. Condition: expected age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1126508
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Very fine sculpture, depicting Durga, the mother goddess, with eight arms holding weapons, riding on a tiger (visible on the left). H. 10 cm (4inches). Good wear an patina. Provenance: private collection Belgium.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1126497
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Wonderful sculpture of South Indian origin, depicting the god Rama, inlaid with gold and a ruby or similar stone. Excellent wear and patina. H. 11 cm (4,5 inches).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1126495
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Depicting one of the 24 Tirthankaras with his attendants. His eyes inlaid with silver or electron. Lots of wear due to extensive worshipping. Judging by the beautiful dark brown and green patina, this is an excavated piece. H. 13,5 cm (5,5 inches). Provenance: private collection The Netherlands.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1126494
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Wonderful and complete sculpture of Padmavati, a Hindu goddess who is worshipped as an aspect of the goddess Lakshmi, but who also plays an important role in Jainisme as the protecting goddess of the 23rd Tirthankara. (note the Tirthankara figure on her forehead. H. 22 cm (9 inches). Condition: excellent, nice wear due to intensive worshipping (Puja). Original back plate. Provenance: private collection Belgium.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1126155
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An export blue and white plate decorated with a bird and floral patterns. Kangxi period (1662-1722). Marked with an Artemisia leaf. Diameter 27 cm. The silver handle was added in 1854 by the wellknown Dutch silversmith J.M. van Kempen in Utrecht(later in Voorschoten). In the 19th century it was very fashionable in The Netherlands to add silver mounts, lids and handles to antique porcelain objects. Silvermarks: walking lion (silver grade 835), minerva head, maker's mark and year letter U for 1854...