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Reliquary box, Gandhara, Ca. 5th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Pre AD 1000   item# 1245076 (stock# 1-0851)

Reliquary box, Gandhara, Ca. 5th C.
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Reliquary box of cylindrical shape, flaring slightly toward its top. The box is decorated with an embossed design of four Buddhas sitting in meditation inside niches. The lid itself is also decorated with an embossed geometric design. Embossed lotus design beneath. Bronze, with remnants --- the box has obviously been "cleaned" after its archeological digging --- of green and reddish patina. Pakistan, Gandhara Region, Graeco-Buddhist art period, 3rd to 5th century. Height: 4 1/2"( ...click for details


Fine Agate Snuff Bottle, China, 19th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Snuff Bottles: Pre 1900   item# 1208279 (stock# 1-0778)

Fine Agate Snuff Bottle, China, 19th C.
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Snuff bottle of classical shape, well hollowed out, resulting in its very light weight. Agate, with nice inclusions. Stopper made of coral, turquoise and silver. Spoon made of ivory. China, 19th century. Height (without stopper): 2 1/2" (6,3 cm). Perfect condition.


Jade Snuff Bottle # 1, China, 19th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Snuff Bottles: Pre 1837 VR   item# 1195959 (stock# 1-0738)

Jade Snuff Bottle # 1, China, 19th C.
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Snuff bottle in the shape of a cylinder. Jade, with beautiful brown and black inclusions. Bronze stopper with coral inlay, silver spoon. China, early 19th century. Height (without stopper): 2 1/2" (6,3 cm). Very good condition. Ex. old French collection.


Nine-pronged Vajra, Tibet, 18th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1800   item# 1194967 (stock# 1-0729)

Nine-pronged Vajra, Tibet, 18th C.
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Nine-pronged vajra with a stylized lotus design at its center area. Tibet, 18th century. Length: 4 7/8" (12,4 cm). Erosion due to great age, otherwise very good condition.


Important & Very Rare Porcelain Bowl, Ming Period

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1700   item# 1188632 (stock# 1-0717)

Important & Very Rare Porcelain Bowl, Ming Period
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Extremely rare large porcelain bowl with blue decoration on white background representing outside flowers and foliage surmounted by a geometric design near the rim and, inside, three concentric designs, first, in the center, a phoenix amidst flowers, then on the sides the same flower design than outside and, near the rim, a geometric design. Reign mark painted outside in the middle of the geometric design near the rim. Slightly blue glazing with some ferruginous impurities, with an "orange ...click for details


Gilt Copper Statue of Kubera, Tibet, 18th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1800   item# 1187644 (stock# 1-0710)

Gilt Copper Statue of Kubera, Tibet, 18th C.
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Statue of Kubera, the God of Wealth and Prosperity, wearing diadem and formal attire, sitting on a dais. The god holds the Buddhist umbrella in his right hand, while he holds the mongoose that spits the jewels in his left hand. The statue is made of gilt copper, with a nice green and reddish patina in the recesses. Tibet, 18th century. Height: 4 7/8" (12,3 cm). Very good condition.


Fine Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Snuff Bottles: Pre 1837 VR   item# 1186836 (stock# 1-0705)

Fine Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th C.
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Unusual dark-green snuff bottle with beautiful beige and reddish inclusions. Silvered bronze stopper with agate top, ivory spoon. China, early 19th century. Height: 2 2/8" (5,5 cm). Heavy oxydation on bronze part of stopper, otherwise very good condition.


Tibetan Gilt Bronze Statue of Buddhist Monk, 18th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1800   item# 1182866 (stock# 1-0699)

Tibetan Gilt Bronze Statue of Buddhist Monk, 18th C.
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Small but superbly cast staute of a standing Buddhist monk. Gilt bronze. Tibet, 18th century. Height: 3 1/8" (8,3 cm. Nicely mounted on a custom plexi stand. Excellent condition. Ex. old European collection.


Bronze Phurpa, Tibet, 18th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1800   item# 1173891 (stock# 1-0698)

Bronze Phurpa, Tibet, 18th C.
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Finely cast phurpa, showing, from top to bottom: three deitiy heads, then a "dorje", then a "makara" head swallowing snakes, surmounting the triple blade. Bronze, dark green patina in the recesses. Tibet, 18th century. Height: 8 1/16" (20,6 cm). The piece is nicely mounted on a custom metal stand. Obvious signs of great age, otherwise good condition.


Unusual Copper Bowl, Mongolia, 19th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Pre 1837 VR   item# 1168550 (stock# 1-0691)

Unusual Copper Bowl, Mongolia, 19th C.
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A copper bowl with sliver inlaid design of five taoist symbols and lotus. The artist signature is beneath. A very unusual and fine piece, dating back to the early 19th century, maybe earlier. Dimensions: height: 1 3/4" (4,5 cm), diameter: 3 3/4" (9,5 cm). The piece is in very good condition, as pictures will show.


Inro, Japan, 18th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1800   item# 1135646 (stock# 1-0677)

Inro, Japan, 18th C.
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Five-tier inro made of paulownia decorated with a red and black lacquer design of chrysanthemums, with remnants of the original gilding. wood ojime in the shape of a human skull, simple wood netsuke carved in to a circle. Japan, 18th century. Height 3" (7,5 cm). Overall wear due to age, otherwise good condition.


Gilt Bronze Statue of Kubera, 18th C.

Catalogue: Archives: Regional Art: Pre 1800   item# 1125655 (stock# 1-0659)

Gilt Bronze Statue of Kubera, 18th C.
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Statue of Kubera, the Tibetan God of Wealth and Prosperity, sitting on a square throne, wearing diadem, ribbons and "dhoti", holding the mongoose which spits jewels on his left hand. Gilt bronze. Tibet, 18th century. Height: 4 1/16" (10,2 cm). Very good condition.


Statue of a Lama or an Arhat, Tibet, 18th C.

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1800   item# 1087163 (stock# 1-0639)

Statue of a Lama or an Arhat, Tibet, 18th C.
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Beautifully cast statue of a lama, or maybe an "arhat", in monk's robes, sitting in "bhadrasana" on a squarish throne, holding a small dragon in his hands, while the dragon itself holds the rope of a censer in its mouth. Gilt copper, the eyes and mouth themselves being nicely painted. The whole statue shows very fine details, in the folds of the robe, the dragon, the censer or the face. Tibet, 18th century. Height: 4 1/4" (10,8 cm). Obvious signs of great age, otherw ...click for details


Small Statue of a Bodhisattva, China, Tang Dynasty

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Sculpture: Pre AD 1000   item# 1063410 (stock# 1-0633)

Small Statue of a Bodhisattva, China, Tang Dynasty
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Small statue of a bodhisattva, in formal attire, standing on a rounded lotus base. Bronze, with heavily encrusted green patina. China, Tang Dynasty Period ((618-907). Height: 2 1/4" (5,7 cm). The piece is nicely mounted on a custom plexi stand. Good condition.


Head of a Lohan, China, Ming Dynasty

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Sculpture: Pre 1492   item# 963087 (stock# 1-0601)

Head of a Lohan, China, Ming Dynasty
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Head of a "lohan" (or "arhat" in sanscript), his face reflecting a tense, almost suffering, expression. Wood, with traces of its original plastering and colouring, and of some polychrome pigments on the eyebrows and in the mouth. China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), maybe earlier. Height: 12 1/4" (31 cm). The head is unmounted. Obvious signs of great age, otherwise very good condition.

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