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Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Ritual Objects : Pre 1837 VR item #1365549 (stock #1-1049)
AfricAsia Primitive and Antiques
Long offering vessel in the shape of a "yoni" (stylised female sex) with a centrally placed pointed "lingam" (stylised male sex). Hammered copper, with a fine reddish-green patina. India, early 19th century. Length: 26 cm. Very good condition. A rather rare object. NOTE: The Yoni is the symbol of the Hindu Goddess Shakti, while the male counterpart is the Hindu God Shiva's Lingam Their union represents the eternal process of creation and regeneration...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1200775
Zentner Collection
Tibetan Buddhist thangka protraying an image of Yamantaka, which is the wrathful form of Majushri, the bodhisattva of wisdom. The deity is flanked by Chenresig, Lama Tsongkhapa, a Bodhisattva similar to Namgyalma, and a blue tara. Age: 18th/19th century. Size: height 35.5" length 24.5" width 0.75"
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1239316 (stock #934)
Dragon's Pearl
A woven, decorative headpiece of multi-colored wool for a yak. In the center the ornamental, letter symbolizing the Kalacakra, or Cosmic Wheel. Backed w. cloth of later date. Tibet, early 20th cent. H 21 cm, W 17 cm. Condition: Good colors, some wear.
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Ritual Objects : Pre 1970 item #1160177
GALERIE GELUK Asian and Buddhist Art
This Buddhist ritual object is in very good condition.
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1365781 (stock #7650)
The Buddha Gallery
Price on Request
Fine 18thC Tsong Ka Pa made of bronze.

Measurements: 6.75 inches tall

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Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Ritual Objects : Pre 1900 item #1338851 (stock #1-0986)
AfricAsia Primitive and Antiques
Shamanic ritual dagger with three deity heads on top, geometric design in relief in the middle and on the lower side the usual three blade tip with intricate geometric decoration surrounding the "makara" head. Wood, fine dark brown semi glossy patina. Red wax seal form the Nepalese Antiquities Department at the back of the blade. Nepal, 19th century. Obvious signs of wear due to age, otherwise very good condition. Collected in the mid 70s.
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Carvings : Pre 1700 item #1101761
GALERIE GELUK Asian and Buddhist Art
Price on Request
Antique Tibetan sutra cover, carved with 9 Buddha images with different mudras. Size: 35 / 12 / 2.2. cm. This book cover is very good condition.
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Ritual Objects : Pre 1910 item #1406975 (stock #T208)
Asian Ethnic Artifacts
Old wooden Phurba...nicely aged patina from handling and use... Faces topped with diadems, 3 side "blade"section has carved scroll design almost 11 inches long high. Alternative spelling...phurpa,phurbha, Pronunciation: Fur-bah The Phurba is a special triple sided Tibetan ritual dagger or stake, patterned after an ancient Vedic tool. Originated as a stake that tethered sacrificial animals...
Indian Subcontinent : India : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #825619
Zentner Collection
Indian carved marble figure of the Hindu warrior goddess Durga sitting on lion, she holds a curved sword over her head and wears a crown, the eyes and mouth are painted on both the goddess and the lion, 12th century. Size: 42" high x 21" wide x 7 1/2" deep.
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1369691
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
light wood, white pigment, hands in praying gesture, collection number "AJP996" at the back of the head, min. dam., minor missing parts, fine cracks, breakages (right shoulder/leg), traces of insect caused damage (above all at the bottom of the base) H: 49 cm, H: 19,3 inch Provenance: Jean-Paul Agogue, Paris, France Zemanek Münster 80th Tribal Art Auction Lot 2 (2015)
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #997199 (stock #0479)
Korean Art and Antiques
Sold to the Rubin Museum
West Nepalese Mask with Yak Hair, 13 inches, 33 cm.
Indian Subcontinent : India : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #551034 (stock #3632)
Hawkes, Asian Art
A splendid carved and painted marble sculpture of the Hindu deity Vishnu in the form of the avatar Narasimha, half-lion, half-man. From northern India, mid 19th century.

“Lord Vishnu then emerged as a half lion, half man from the pillar which was neither inside the house nor outside, and the time was evening, neither night nor day...

Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1920 item #1270203
Zentner Collection
Vintage woven kilim, or tapestry-woven rug, with geometric patterns in shades of blue, beige, yellow, green, and red and edged in a beige fringe. Kilim are widely loved for their unique style of weaving and are sometimes used for prayer. Size: 60.25" width, 100" length
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1970 item #1358232 (stock #T201)
Asian Ethnic Artifacts
In Tibetan Buddhism, the Kartika, or Drigug, is a ritual flaying knife used in burial rituals, with the handle crafted as a dorje. A tool of the wrathful female deities known as Dakinis, the kartika symbolizes the cutting of all things material, symbolized by the human body. The blade is left dull (never sharpened) because it was used in a ritual representing the flaying of flesh and not for the actual purpose.
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Handicrafts : Pre 1930 item #1403944 (stock #T206)
Asian Ethnic Artifacts
This old vintage brass pendant has a seated Buddha detailed on the front with good stone work. The back of the pendant depicts a double has dorjie. Measured on the diagonals...2.5 inches x 2.75 inches.
Indian Subcontinent : Kashmir : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1188306
Zentner Collection
Afshar rug from the second half of the 20th century, hand knotted wool. It has a dark blue ground with reds, greens and off white colors in the pattern. It measures 48" by 61".
Indian Subcontinent : Kashmir : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1188715
Zentner Collection
Vintage Kazak hand-knoted wool rug with red and cream colored medallions on blue ground. The center is dominated by a striking blue and red design, the border complements the center with more light colors. Second half of the 20th century. It measures 84" by 68".
Indian Subcontinent : Kashmir : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1188714
Zentner Collection
Vintage kashkaie rug with a large hexagonal medallion in the center. It features beautiful designs from nature such as trees, birds and flowers. Second half of the 20th century. Made of wool, hand knotted. Size 68" x 89".
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