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Ceremonial Konyak necklace ; glass beads, bronze, shell. H closed : 38c. India, Nagaland, Konyak
Mask of a grotesque character with twisted nose ; accident on the left side, slit on the chin (see pix) ; 26 x 16 cms.
End of 19th - beginning of 20th C, West Nepal, Gurung.
Indian Ramayana mask of Hanuman, General of King Sugriva's army of monkeys in the great Ramayana epic, wearing his headdress with 3 tips.
Old and heavy hard wood mask, beautiful patina, remnants of blue pigments.
Very good condition. 27x17 cms. More than 100 years old, most likely 19th C . India, Himachal Pradesh
Antique Indian « ayigalu », lingam casket, used by the Lingayat in Karnatakka ; complete with its chain. 6 x 5cms. CE 236 (see Bibliography)
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Antique Korean porcelain bottle of an octagonal faceted form, with long neck fluting slightly at the rim, covered in a translucent crackle white celadon glaze. The foot is deeply recessed with buff edges.
18th/19th century Chosun Dynasty
For a similar piece, see reference :
Bonhams New York Catalogue "The Korean Aesthetic: The Collection of Robert W. Moore, Wednesday March 15, 2017" pg. 22, est. value $15,000-20,000
Size: 6.5" W x 11.5" H
This Ritual object is decorated with animals, red coral and turquoise. The dorje or vajra is carved Himalaya quartz. In very good condition. Height 18 cm. and 7.8 cm. wide.
Beautiful statue of the eleven headed bodhisattva Avalokitesvara with thousand hands. The statue is in excellent condition. The height is 39 cm. it is 30 cm. wide and 9 cm. deep. The weight is 2815 gr. Tibet, circa 1920.
Himalaya quartz carving of Jambhala, the deity of wealth in Tantric Buddhism. He holds a mongoose in his left hand, a fruit in his right and his right foot rests on a conch shell. Jambhala wears a copper crown and ornaments, decorated with small pieces of ruby, emerald and red coral. In very good condition. 21 x 13 x 8 cm.
For some time now, in art-historical expert circles, a painting causes concern. Discovered a good ten years ago in Schwarzach im Pongau ( Province of Salzburg ) it shows a boy at the age of about six years. In spite of partly contrary opinion, everything indicates at the moment that the portrayed child represents Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. This would, as far as is known, be the earliest image of the composer. The Mozart town Salzburg however, is not only happy about it...
Authentic silver gau depicting the auspicious symbols and Buddha Shakyamuni. Blessed and closed. In very good condition. Size 10 x 4.5 cm. Tibet.
The length of the Ankusha, a ritual object in Tibetan Buddhism, is 42 cm. The hook is 21 cm. wide. In good condition.
An impressive and powerful phurba. The phurba belongs to the main ritual and tantric implements in Tibetan Buddhism. In excellent condition. Length 36 cm.
Carved cornelian double dorjé. The vishva-vajra belongs to the main ritual and tantric implements in Tibetan Buddhism. In very good condition. Size: 9,5 x 9,5 cm.
Impressive thangka painted by a Tibetan master painter. This masterpiece is in excellent condition. With beautiful brocade borders. Size 154 x 100 cm.
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A very rare Phurba ritual dagger of purple zitan wood with three heads of protectors on the top, a central vajra in the handle and the head of a garuda holding the triangular blade. Tibet, 15/16th century. L 28 cm. Condition: Good wear and only a few minor chips.
Though the traditional practice of Tibetan "sky burial" is well known. But in some areas of Tibet the Buddhist practice of cremation is also used for some individuals, and The ashes are placed in a box made specifically for that purpose. This cremation box dates to the 18th century and has carved line decoration on the sides... It is made so that the top is keyed to the bottom and slides open from one end...
This nine-eyed dzi bead is circa 250 years old and in good condition. Size: 4.6 x 1.7 cm. Opening: 1 cm.
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Antique mandala thangka painting depicting a central image of Padmasambhava surrounded by various scenes of heavenly beings and fierce deities. The backside of the thangka with 3 character sanskrit inscription.
Padmasambhava is said to have lead the first Nyingma traditionalist teachings in Tibet, the oldest of the four major schools of Tibetan Buddhism...