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Burmese Lacquer Stacked Food Container
Located in New York, NY
A beautifully lacquered vintage Burmese multilayered food container with five separate compartments. The vibrant red interior complements the elegant form of the black lacquer exteri...
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Mid-20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Wood, Lacquer

Burmese Lacquered and Engraved Wooden Box
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
Splendid and vintage Burmese Box, red lacquered and engraved, unusual size. O/5307 -
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Vintage 1930s Burmese Other Lacquer

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Wood

  • Burmese  Lacquered and Engraved Wooden Box
  • Burmese  Lacquered and Engraved Wooden Box
  • Burmese  Lacquered and Engraved Wooden Box
  • Burmese  Lacquered and Engraved Wooden Box
H 14.18 in. W 22.84 in. D 11.42 in.
Antique Burmese Lacquer Offering Bowl Set
Located in Atlanta, GA
A tiered lacquered votive container (known as Ok-kwet, or sometimes as Hsun-kwet in Burmese) that consists six fitting pieces from Burma, circa late 19th century. Made from bamboo an...
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Antique Late 19th Century Burmese Archaistic Lacquer

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Bamboo, Wood, Lacquer

Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquered Tray, “Pagan Bya”
Located in Atlanta, GA
Burmese (Myanmar) Lacquerware has a long tradition dating back to the 13th century. Lacquer in Burma is called “Thitsi” meaning the sap of a Thitsi Tree (Melanhorrea Usitata). Typica...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Bamboo, Lacquer

Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquered Tray, “Pagan Bya”
Located in Atlanta, GA
Burmese (Myanmar) Lacquerware has a long tradition dating back to the 13th century. Lacquer in Burma is called “Thitsi” meaning the sap of a Thitsi Tree (Melanhorrea Usitata). Typica...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Bamboo, Lacquer

Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquered Tray Stand, “Dang lan”
Located in Atlanta, GA
Burmese (Myanmar) lacquer ware has a long tradition dating back to the 13th century. Lacquer in Burma is called “Thitsi” meaning the sap of a Thitsi Tree (Melanhorrea Usitata). Typic...
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Mid-20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Bamboo, Lacquer

Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer Offering Vessel, Hsun Ok
Located in Atlanta, GA
Burmese (Myanmar) lacquer ware has a long tradition dating back to the 13th century. Lacquer in Burma is called “Thitsi” meaning the sap of a Thitsi Tree (Melanhorrea Usitata). Typic...
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Vintage 1920s Burmese Lacquer

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Wood, Lacquer

Vintage Red and Black Burmese Lacquer Stacked Food Box
Located in New York, NY
A vintage Burmese lacquer stacked food box in a Classic red and black motif. Great lines and outstanding lacquer finish. This piece has real presence and will add a splash of color t...
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Vintage 1940s Burmese Lacquer

Burmese Red Lacquer Hanging Vessel
Located in Chicago, IL
This round Burmese vessel was likely designed as hanging storage for everyday use. A thin core structure of wood and clay was then cloaked in red cinnabar lacquer for stability and d...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Wood

  • Burmese Red Lacquer Hanging Vessel
  • Burmese Red Lacquer Hanging Vessel
  • Burmese Red Lacquer Hanging Vessel
  • Burmese Red Lacquer Hanging Vessel
H 11.25 in. W 12.5 in. D 12.5 in.
Burmese Black Lacquered Offering Bowl
Located in Chicago, IL
A Burmese black lacquered offering bowl called a Hsun Kwet. Used to present offerings of food at Buddhist monasteries. There are three bowls, two trays and a lid the inside is a cinn...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Wood, Lacquer

Antique Burmese Lacquered Betel Box or Kun-it, Circa 1900
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
The striking vermillion lacquered cylindrical body decorated overall with repeating bands of curvilinear geometric motifs, the cover lifting to reveal a conforming interior compartme...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Bamboo, Lacquer

Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer Offering Vessel, Hsun Ok
Located in Atlanta, GA
Burmese (Myanmar) lacquer ware has a long tradition dating back to the 13th century. Lacquer in Burma is called “Thitsi” meaning the sap of a Thitsi Tree (Melanhorrea Usitata). Typic...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Wood, Lacquer

Burmese Black Lacquered Temple Offering Box
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
Rare vintage Burmese offering black lacquered box, model "Hoksun" or "Hsunok". O/8264.
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Vintage 1920s Burmese Other Lacquer

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Bamboo

Burmese Buddhism Scripture with Lacquer Covers
Located in Atlanta, GA
A large Theravada Buddhism scripture book from Burma, circa late 19th century-early 20th century. The book opens to continuous folding pages that is accordion like. Ink scriptures in...
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Antique Late 19th Century Burmese Other Lacquer

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Lacquer, Paper

Early 20th Century Red Lacquered Offering Bowl, Burma
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Burmese woven bamboo and red lacquered offering bowl, early 20th century This lovely offering bowl features six ribs and six feet. Woven bamboo is lacquered in layers - first bla...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Tribal Lacquer

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Bamboo, Lacquer

Late 19th Century Burmese Red Lacquer Offering Vessel "Hsunok"
Located in Torino, IT
Late 19th century Burmese red lacquer special ceremonial offering vessel. Detailed spire form the top of the lid, stepped curved ring molded bowl above round base. Multiple lay...
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Antique 19th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Lacquer

18th Century Burmese Rakhine State Lacquer Bamboo Pillow Box
Located in Brea, CA
18th century Burmese black bamboo pillow box in relief with red Rakhine lacquer. Created with bamboo weaving. Decorated all-over with geometrical shapes and designs. See image for mo...
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Antique Early 18th Century Burmese Qing Lacquer

Materials

Lacquer

Late 19th Century Burmese Red Lacquer Offering Vessel "Hsunok"
Located in Torino, IT
Late 19th century Burmese red lacquer special ceremonial offering vessel. Detailed spire form the top of the lid, stepped curved ring molded bowl above round base. Multiple lay...
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Antique 19th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Wood

Late 19th-Early 20th Century Lacquer Container, Burma
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Late 19th-early 20th century red lacquer container from Burma.    
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Antique Late 19th Century Burmese Tribal Lacquer

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Wood, Lacquer

Burmese Kammavaca Lacquer and Gilt Box, Stand, and Manuscript
Located in Austin, TX
A gorgeous Burmese carved and gold leafed teakwood stand and cover for a kammavaca manuscript. The stand is formed as a raised platform set upon four scrolling acanthus feet, in a p...
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Antique Early 19th Century Burmese Rococo Lacquer

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Foil, Gold Leaf, Silver Leaf

Vintage Burmese Orange and Red Lacquered Papier Mâché Bowl with Floral Design
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Burmese vintage lacquered papier mâché bowl from the mid-20th century with floral design. Created in Burma during the midcentury period, this simple papier mâché bowl attracts our ...
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Mid-20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Other

Late 19th-Early 20th Century Lacquer Standing Offering Dish, Burma
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Late 19th-early 20th century lacquer standing offering dish, Burma Beautifully lacquered in gold and red pigments, such offering dishes were designed to serve meals for monks, hig...
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Antique Late 19th Century Burmese Tribal Lacquer

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Wood, Lacquer

Mandalay Period Burmese Gilt Lacquer Offering Vessel, Hsun-Ok, circa 1900
Located in Austin, TX
A resplendent Burmese Mandalay period offering vessel, called a hsun-ok, early 20th century. The shape is reminiscent of a stupa, a Buddhist architectural monument honouring a sacred...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Lacquer, Bamboo, Glass

Large Burmese Red Lacquer Large Offering Bowl, Late 19th or Early 20th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A stunning Burmese woven bamboo and red lacquered large offering bowl, late 19th or early 20th century. The attractive footed bowl of large melon or squash form, with a slight nec...
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Antique Early 1900s Burmese Tribal Lacquer

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Bamboo

Red Lacquer Food Bowl, Khwet, Burma, Early to Mid-20th Century, Bamboo
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Red lacquer food bowl, Khwet, Burma early to mid-20th century. Bamboo. Bowls like these were used in temples, as well as in households across Burma, and were used to serve rice. This...
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Vintage 1940s Burmese Folk Art Lacquer

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Bamboo, Lacquer

Burmese Offering Container
Located in San Francisco, CA
Unusual burgundy color lacquer food container (hsun-ok) was used by wealthy families to donate ceremonial food to temples. Container made with bamboo, the skillfully lacquered, with ...
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Antique 1890s Burmese Lacquer

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Wood

  • Burmese Offering Container
  • Burmese Offering Container
  • Burmese Offering Container
  • Burmese Offering Container
H 23 in. W 15 in. D 15 in.
Giant Black Lacquer Offering Tray, Hsun Ok, from Burma Early to Mid-20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Extraordinarily large black lacquer offering tray, hsun ok, from Burma. Incorporating six carved claw-and-ball foot legs, a large domed lid and turned pagoda like finial. Early to Mi...
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Vintage 1930s Burmese Folk Art Lacquer

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Bamboo, Teak, Lacquer

Large Burmese Gilt and Lacquered Wood Temple Offering Basket
Located in North Hollywood, CA
A very large Asian Burmese gilt and lacquered wood bamboo offering vessel, container adorned with mirror and jewels colored gems with a conical removable top. Burmese temple offerin...
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Early 20th Century South Asian Folk Art Lacquer

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Bamboo

Large Burmese Gilt and Lacquered Wood Temple Offering Vessel
Located in North Hollywood, CA
A very large Asian Burmese gilt and lacquered wood bamboo offering vessel, container adorned with mirror and jewels colored gems with a conical removable top. Burmese temple offering...
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Early 20th Century South Asian Folk Art Lacquer

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Bamboo

Early 20th Century, Large Burmese Betel Box, “Kun It”
Located in Atlanta, GA
Burmese (Myanmar) Lacquerware has a long tradition dating back to the 13th Century. Lacquer in Burma is called “Thitsi” meaning the sap of a Thitsi Tree (Melanhorrea Usitata). Typica...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer

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Bamboo, Lacquer, Lacquer

Antique Lacquer Offering Elm Bowl Southeast Asia
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Southeast Asian lacquer vessel of iconic form from Burma or Northern Thailand, circa turn of the 20th century. This covered vessel is called a “Hsun Ok” and was made in the form of...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Archaistic Lacquer

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Wood, Lacquer

Burmese Carved Wood Temple Offering Lidded Box
By Asian Style
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Burmese bamboo temple offering lidded box, basket. This kind of basket is used to transport and display offerings to Buddhist temples, in Asia. During most of the 19th century Burma ...
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Early 20th Century South Asian Folk Art Lacquer

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Bamboo

Burmese Red Carved Wood Temple Offering Box
By Asian Style
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Burmese red lacquered temple offering box called "Hsunok". Burmese offering basket made of carved bamboo wood painted and lacquered in hues of red and oranges. The lid adopts a Burme...
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Early 20th Century South Asian Folk Art Lacquer

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Bamboo

Vintage Burmese Lacquered Side Table
By Mildred Wohl
Located in Den Haag, NL
Vintage Burmese lacquered wood side table 1950s, with on top a large collection off animals. Three pieces table. So very easy to send. Stone red color.
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Vintage 1950s Burmese Tibetan Side Tables

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Lacquer

  • Vintage Burmese Lacquered Side Table
  • Vintage Burmese Lacquered Side Table
  • Vintage Burmese Lacquered Side Table
  • Vintage Burmese Lacquered Side Table
H 18.12 in. W 20.87 in. D 20.87 in.
Burmese Lacquered Storage Vessel
Located in Chicago, IL
This round Burmese vessel was likely designed as hanging storage for everyday use. A thin core structure of wood and clay was then cloaked in black and red cinnabar lacquer for stabi...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Planters, Cachepots and Jardinières

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Wood

  • Burmese Lacquered Storage Vessel
  • Burmese Lacquered Storage Vessel
  • Burmese Lacquered Storage Vessel
  • Burmese Lacquered Storage Vessel
H 11.25 in. W 11 in. D 11 in.
19th Century Hand-Painted Burmese Lacquer Lidded Box
Located in Chicago, IL
19th century hand-painted Burmese lacquer lidded box Beautiful object.
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Antique 19th Century Burmese Decorative Boxes

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Lacquer

Burmese Yun Lacquered Betel Box
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Burmese red lacquer betel-box finely decorated and hand painted with scene of Asian architectural building and figures. Cylindrical red lacquer betel-box, 'kun it,' with internal tr...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Folk Art Decorative Boxes

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Bamboo, Lacquer

Petite Burmese Red Lacquer Bowl
Located in Chicago, IL
This round footed bowl was made by coating a thin core structure of wood and clay with bright red cinnabar lacquer. The remarkably lightweight vessel has a richly aged finish and add...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Decorative Bowls

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Wood

  • Petite Burmese Red Lacquer Bowl
  • Petite Burmese Red Lacquer Bowl
  • Petite Burmese Red Lacquer Bowl
  • Petite Burmese Red Lacquer Bowl
H 2.25 in. Dm 3.75 in.
Shan Burmese Lacquered and Gilt Wood Buddha, Ava Period, 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A rare and exquisite 18th century Ava period Shan Burmese figure of the Buddha. Carved from a single block of wood, lacquered and gilt, the immensely serene figure is portrayed seat...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Burmese Sculptures and Carvings

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Teak

Burmese Black and Red Lacquer Betel Box
Located in Chicago, IL
In many southeast Asian cultures, offering guests a betel quid to chew was the fundamental symbol of hospitality. A blend of leaves, nuts, seasonings, and sometimes tobacco, betel wa...
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Early 20th Century Burmese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Bamboo

Last chance clearance sale. Burma Myanmar Rare Bronze Red Lacquer and Gold
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Last chance clearance sale. A serene portrait of Sariputra, the Burmese (Myanmar) Buddhist saint and disciple of the Buddha, kneeling, leaning on his left arm in an attitude of peac...
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Antique Late 19th Century Burmese Other Sculptures and Carvings

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Gold, Bronze

Burmese Mandalay Style Gilt Lacquered Buddha & Red Lacquer Covered Baluster Vase
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
A Burmese Mandalay style gilt lacquered wood standing figure of Buddha and together with an unusual Burmese red lacquer covered baluster offering vase, early 20th century. The Buddh...
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20th Century Burmese Chinese Export Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Burmese Table, 18th Century, Red Lacquer
Located in Schellebelle, BE
Exceptional Burmese low table in original red lacquer, Birma, 18th century Finished with glass and gilded decorations, great to be used as a coffee table in an vintage interior as ...
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Antique 18th Century Burmese Furniture

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Wood

  • Burmese Table, 18th Century, Red Lacquer
  • Burmese Table, 18th Century, Red Lacquer
  • Burmese Table, 18th Century, Red Lacquer
  • Burmese Table, 18th Century, Red Lacquer
H 14.57 in. W 77.56 in. D 39.38 in.
Life-Sized Shan Burmese Gilt Lacquer Papier Mâché Buddha, circa 1900
Located in Austin, TX
A large and impressive Burmese papier mâché gilt lacquer figure of the historical Buddha, Shakyamuni, Shan States, Burma (now Myanmar) circa 1880 - 1900. The Buddha sits in vajrasana...
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Antique Early 1900s Burmese Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer

Burmese Vintage Negora Lacquer Circular Box with Snake Skin Pattern
Located in Yonkers, NY
A vintage Burmese negora lacquer round box from the mid-20th century, with snake skin pattern. Created in Burma during the 20th century, this large decorative box features a negora l...
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Mid-20th Century Burmese Decorative Boxes

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Wood

Antique Burmese Marble Seated Buddha Sculpture, Mandalay, Lacquer&Glass Remains
Located in 10 Chater Road, HK
The Buddha seated in virasana on a shaped base, his right hand in bhumisparsa mudra – calling the earth to witness, the left in dhyana mudra – meditation, wearing samghati finely car...
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Antique 19th Century Burmese Sculptures and Carvings

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Marble

Burmese Arakan Lacquered and Gilt Bronze Healing Buddha, 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
An unusual 18th century Burmese Arakan style red lacquered and richly gilt cast bronze figure of the Crowned Medicine Buddha, commonly referred to as Bhaishajyaguru. The Supreme Hea...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Burmese Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Vintage Burmese Long Coffee Table with Negora Lacquer and Humpback Stretchers
Located in Yonkers, NY
A vintage Burmese coffee table from the mid-20th century with negora lacquer top, humpbacked stretchers and scrolling feet. Crafted in Burma during the mid-20th century, this coffee ...
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Mid-20th Century Burmese Coffee and Cocktail Tables

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Wood, Lacquer

Monumental Shan Burmese Gilt Lacquer Buddha Head, Early 20th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A Burmese gilt dry lacquer monumental head of the Buddha, Shan States, Myanmar (Burma), early 20th century. This monumental dry lacquer and gilt head would originally have been p...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Sculptures and Carvings

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Shell, Lacquer

Burmese Black and Red Round Lacquer Offering Vessel Urn Box
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Burmese black and red lacquer offering vessel urn with compartment for storage. This round lacquer ware box from Burma is made from bamboo and lacquer. In Burma (now called Myanmar...
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Late 20th Century Burmese Tribal Decorative Boxes

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Bamboo, Bamboo

A Finely Carved 19th Century Black Lacquer & Giltwood Burmese Shan Style Buddha
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
Carved from a single block of padoukwood and fitted with a removable spire, the black lacquered & richly gilded figure of a Shan style Buddha is shown wearing a finely detailed monas...
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Antique 1890s Burmese Sculptures and Carvings

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Padouk, Lacquer

Ten Burmese Brown and Gold Lacquer Bowls
Located in London, by appointment only
Burmese, late 20th century. A collection of ten Burmese lacquer bowls, each with terracotta coloured interiors and darker brown exteriors with gilt detailing. Measures: Height...
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1990s Indonesian Modern Planters, Cachepots and Jardinières

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Lacquer

Life-Sized Burmese Dry Lacquer Buddha in Royal Attire, Early 20th Century
Located in Austin, TX
An outstanding lifesize early 20th century Shan Burmese dry lacquer figure of the Buddha dressed in royal attire. The royal Buddha sits upon a raised platform is vajrasana, hands in...
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Vintage 1930s Burmese Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer

Large Burmese Dry Lacquer Gilt Crowned Buddha, Early 20th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A truly stunning Shan Burmese dry lacquer crowned Buddha in royal attire, known as Jambupati Buddha, early 20th century, Burma. The near life sized Jambupati Buddha is portrayed seat...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer

Set of Three Hintha Burmese Bird-Shaped Betel Gold Lacquered Box
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Set of three rare, antique late 19th century original offering vessel lacquered ornate gilded betel boxes in the shape of a sacred goose, Hintha bird from Mandalay, Myanmar bird "Ham...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Islamic More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Metal

Late 18th Century, Lacquered Alabaster Mahaparinirvana Buddha, Art of Burma
Located in Hong-Kong, HK
The blessed figure is here lying on the right flank, his legs resting one on top of the other, his head resting on his right hand, supported by a cushion. His left arm is covered by ...
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Antique Late 18th Century Burmese Other Antiquities

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Alabaster

18th Century, Lacquered Bronze, Buddha in Abhaya Mudra, Art of Burma
Located in Hong-Kong, HK
The sculptors of Burma have created a sacred, profane art of incomparable beauty and wealth. Subjected to strict canons, the statuary of religious inspiration is nonetheless impri...
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Antique 18th Century Burmese Other Antiquities

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Bronze

Burmese Ava Period Carved, Lacquered and Giltwood Buddha, Late 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A sublime and rare late 18th century Burmese Ava period carved, lacquered and gilt Buddha. The historical Buddha, Shakyamuni, is portrayed in bhumisparsha mudra, the gesture of calli...
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Antique Late 18th Century Burmese Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Antique Burmese Japanese Style Bamboo Console Table with Negora Lacquer
Located in Yonkers, NY
An antique Burmese bamboo altar console table in Japanese style from the early 20th century, with negora lacquer and striped pattern inset. Born in Burma during the early years of th...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Console Tables

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Bamboo

Burmese 19th Century Cinnabar Palembang Lacquer Lidded Temple Offering Bowl
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Burmese cinnabar Palembang lacquer lidded temple offering bowl from the 19th century, with spindle top. Created in Burma during the 19th century, this temple offering bowl is adorn...
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Antique 19th Century Burmese Decorative Bowls

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Wood

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Burma Lacquer For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal piece of burma lacquer for your home. Frequently made of lacquer, wood and bamboo, every item from our selection of burma lacquer was constructed with great care. Whether you’re looking for newer or older items, there are earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 20th Century. A choice in our collection of burma lacquer, designed in the Folk Art, Modern or Rococo style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. Many designers have produced at least one well-made object in our assortment of burma lacquer over the years, but those crafted by Asian Style are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Burma Lacquer?

Prices for a piece of burma lacquer can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $98 and can go as high as $28,500, while the average can fetch as much as $2,213.