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Gandharan Stucco Head of a Donor, 4th-5th Century
Gandharan Stucco Head of a Donor, 4th-5th Century
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Pakistani Hellenistic Sculptures and Ca...
Stucco
A sublime molded stucco head of a young male donor from the ancient region of Gandhara, 4th-5th century. The youthful nobleman sculpted in an idealized manner, with soft and kind...
Jin Dynasty 12th century ChineseCizhou Ware Crouching Tiger Pottery Pillow
Jin Dynasty 12th century ChineseCizhou Ware Cro...
Chinese school
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Antiquities
Ceramic
TIGER PILLOW , JIN DYNASTY, 12TH CENTURY (c. 1150) The pillow is assembled with a hollow construction, its molded form covered with a white slip. An orange brown slip is applied to ...
Pair of Very Refined Tang Dynasty Pottery Statue of Guardians, TL Tested
Pair of Very Refined Tang Dynasty Pottery Statu...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Tang Antiquities
Terracotta
A pair of very refined standing pottery statue of guardians, dramatic facial expression, beautiful detail, early Tang dynasty 618-907, come with one Oxford authentication TL test cer...
Monumental 19th Century Chinese Covered Ox Cart
Monumental 19th Century Chinese Covered Ox Cart
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Antiquities
Canvas, Iron, Elm
Remarkably well-preserved, this 19th-century covered ox cart is an exceptional example of the preferred mode of transportation by the Qing-dynasty elite. Gaining popularity in the la...
Large Serene Antique Buddha Stone Head Thai Ayuttaya Period, 18th Century
Large Serene Antique Buddha Stone Head Thai Ayu...
Antique 18th Century Thai Antiquities
Stone
Thailand, large hand-carved stone Buddha head, later Ayutthaya period (1351–1767) Traces original gold gilt Pensive,serene, down cast eyes , aquiline nose and lined lips Fine qua...
Japan Superb Pair of Gold Giltwood Guan Yin Kanons, Admiration & Prayer, Signed
Japan Superb Pair of Gold Giltwood Guan Yin Kan...
Early 20th Century Japanese Showa Antiquities
Wood, Giltwood
This is a scarce pair of heavenly Japanese temple finds: gold gilt and lacquered wooden crowned Kanons (Guan yin) standing with hands clasped in admiration and prayer mudra which sym...
China Lovely Hand-Carved Solemn Buddha Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644
China Lovely Hand-Carved Solemn Buddha Ming Dyn...
Antique 16th Century Chinese Ming Antiquities
Wood
China, a large fine and deeply hand-carved wood figure of a seated Shakyamuni Buddha in mudra of meditation, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). This is from our 25 year old private collectio...
Vietnam 19th Century, Important Lacquered Wood Panel
Vietnam 19th Century, Important Lacquered Wood ...
Antique Late 19th Century Vietnamese Chinoiserie Antiquities
Wood
Very nice and important lacquered wood welcome panel from Vietnam dating from the second half of the 19th century. Its carved decoration is very raised and perforated on the peripher...
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug by Wang Hing, circa 1900
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug by Wang...
Wang Hing & Co.
Antique Early 1900s Chinese Chinese Export Serving Pieces
Silver
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Chinese export silver cream jug; an addition to our Asian silver tea ware collection. This exceptional antique Chinese Export silver cr...
18th Century Hand Carved Marble Block from a Maharaja Palace
18th Century Hand Carved Marble Block from a Ma...
Antique Mid-18th Century Indian Antiquities
Marble
This 18th century marble block has been seated in a wall of a Maharaja Palace in India as decoration The carving is a representation of the sacred lotus flower. The lotus has great ...
Antique Marble Goddess Guanyin Lifesize Hand-Carved Carrara Marble Bust
Antique Marble Goddess Guanyin Lifesize Hand-Ca...
Unknown
Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Antiquities
Marble
The beloved Buddhist divinity goddess Guanyin (Kuan Yin, Guan Yin) is beautifully depicted in this hand-carved, life-sized, antique Carrara marble bust from China. Carved from a soli...
Giant Polychromed Eagles, circa 1850
Giant Polychromed Eagles, circa 1850
Antique Mid-19th Century Asian Folk Art Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Monumental rare pair of carved wood eagles of 100 inches height each. Carved wood, formerly polychromed, base in stylized motives. Beautiful age patine. Spectacular. Amazing an...
Spanish oil Colonial School S, 16th Century, Vi...
Antique 16th Century European Renaissance Paintings
Paint
Spanish oil Colonial School S, 16th Century, Virgin with child and wood frame
18th Century Spanish Hand Carved Stone Kitchen ...
Antique Late 18th Century Spanish More Desk Accessories
Stone
18th century Spanish hand carved stone kitchen mortar, used in kitchens and pharmacies to prepare herbs for cooking or healing.  
18th Century Spanish Hand Carved Stone Kitchen ...
Antique Late 19th Century Spanish More Desk Accessories
Stone
18th century Spanish hand carved stone kitchen mortar and wooden pestle, used in kitchens and pharmacies to prepare herbs for cooking or healing.  
18th Century Spanish Hand Carved Stone Kitchen ...
Antique Late 19th Century Spanish More Desk Accessories
Stone
18th century Spanish hand carved stone kitchen mortar and wooden pestle, used in kitchens and pharmacies to prepare herbs for cooking or healing.  
Mid-20th Century Chinese Vase in Etched Glass a...
Mid-20th Century Chinese Ming More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Glass
Two-color Chinese vase in etched glass with embedded gold leaf.
Standing Female Devata with Lions Sculpture
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Pakistani Other Antiquities
Stone
This piece is an incredibly rare terracotta sculpture of standing female devata with lions. This museum quality piece is from the Mardan-Hund region, Pakistan, circa 9th century. ...
9th Century Rare Terracotta Head of a Deity
Unknown
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Pakistani Other Antiquities
Terracotta
This piece is an incredibly rare terracotta head of a male deity. This piece is from the Mardan-Hund region, Pakistan, circa 9th century. The pieces dimensions are 15 x 16.5 x 24....
17th Century Ming Dynasty Sandstone Dragon Garg...
Antique Early 17th Century Chinese Ming Antiquities
Sandstone
17th century Ming Dynasty sandstone dragon gargoyle Originally used in the facade of a building as a rain water spout. The dragon gargoyle is made out of sandstone. The sculpture ...
18th Century Italian Wooden Painted Chest with ...
Antique Late 18th Century European Trunks and Luggage
Wood
18th century Italian wooden painted chest with original iron work. Front and sides painted with geometric patterns and vegetable scrolls, with characteristic wrought iron handles ...
Tang Dynasty Chinese Terracotta Model of a Horse
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Tang Antiquities
Terracotta
A very finely modelled Tang Dynasty terracotta model of a horse with saddle. A copy of an Oxford Authentication Thermoluminescence Report that estimates the horse was made between ...
Stone Buddha Statue Fragment from Northern Wei ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Other Sculptures and Carvings
Limestone, Wood
A Limestone Head of Buddha with remains of the fragment of the shoulder from Northern Wei Dynasty China (386 to 534 CE). It features a historical Buddhism iconography including the e...
3 Iron-Red and Gilt Chinese Miniature Double-Go...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Antiquities
Porcelain
3 Iron-red and gilt Chinese porcelain miniature Double-Gourd vases Kangxi (1662-1722) The measurements are 5cm high and 2,5 cm diagonal
6 Miniature Chinese Porcelain Tea Bowls with Sa...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Antiquities
Porcelain
6 Miniature Chinese porcelain tea bowls with saucers Kangxi Period (1662-1722) 6 Tea bowls and saucers with floral patterns in lotus leaf shaped reserves 3 saucers and 2 cups...
Iron-Red and Gilt, Chinese Miniature Porcelain ...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Antiquities
Porcelain
An Iron-Red and Gilt, Chinese miniature porcelain jug Kangxi (1662-1722) See details in the pictures The measurements are 5,2 cm high and 5 cm diagonal
Chinese Miniature Porcelain Blue and White Kang...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Antiquities
Porcelain
Chinese miniature porcelain Blue and White Kangxi vase Kangxi, (1662-1722) With a scene of floral decor The measurements are 6,5 cm high and 2.7 cm diagonal
Chinese Miniature Porcelain Blue and White Kang...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Antiquities
Porcelain
Chinese miniature porcelain blue and white Kangxi vase Kangxi, (1662-1722) With a scene of floral decor and 3 times double blue lines at the top, middle and foot The measureme...
3 Small Chinese Porcelain Lidded Ginger Jars, 1...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Antiquities
Porcelain
3 small Chinese porcelain lidded Ginger Jars, 18th-19th century All three has no marks The scenes of the jars are ladies at a table playing Weigi Jar 1 : 10 cm high and 7 cm...
Ancient Buddhist Stone Tabletop Altar with a Lo...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Asian Hellenistic Antiquities
Schist
An exceptional and very early Buddhist stone altar equipped with two handgrips for moving it to the spot of the planned sacrifice. Carved by hand from a single block of schist betwee...
Kangxi, Chinese Porcelain Tea caddy and cover
Antique 18th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Antiquities
Porcelain
Small Chinese porcelain Tea caddy with cover Kangxi Period, (1662-1722) Marked with the Artemisia leaf mark The scene is two long Eliza at play, seated at a table playing Weigi T...
"Longevity and Good Fortune" 19th Century Chine...
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Hat Racks and Stands
Glass, Mirror, Elm
De rigeur for any respectable, status-seeking male in the Qing-dynasty, hats would have found elevated storage and display on this remarkably crafted hat stand. Flanking the central ...
China Ancient Neolithic Jade Bi Necklace 90 Bea...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Antiquities
Jade
China, a fine necklace consisting of ancient Chinese jade small scale bi's -bead size- strung as a necklace, over 90 pieces. Bi -beads- are calcified jade that have been cleaned and...

Aubusson Tapestry with a Bacchanalian Scene

By Royal Manufacture of Aubusson
Aubusson Tapestry with a Bacchanalian Scene
Royal Manufacture of Aubusson
Antique 1790s French Louis XVI Tapestries
Wool
An Aubusson tapestry with a bacchanalian scene 18th century Louis XVI period. "The Cherub Harvesters" In the manner of François Boucher, this scene could represent the "Savoir...
Japanese Samurai Armor with Original Wooden Box...
Antique Late 18th Century Japanese Edo Antiquities
Metal
Late 18th century Yoroi Japanese Decorative Samurai Armor owned by Okabe Daimyo that had been one of the most influential Daimyo in Osaka prefecture, Kishiwada han, at the end of Edo...
Large Carved Wooden Buddha
Unknown
Antique Mid-19th Century Asian Chinese Chippendale Antiquities
Wood
Large carved wooden Buddha.  
China Ancient Hongshan Culture Jade "Dragon" Or...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Antiquities
Jade
China, a fine archaic Pig Dragon zhulóng jade ornament crafted from a pale celadon green colored jade with russet brown inclusions. Neolithic period, Hongshan culture (circa 3500-300...
19th Century Red Lacquered and Carved Chinese C...
Chinese school
Antique 1880s Chinese Chinese Export Antiquities
Wood, Lacquer
Stunning 19th century red lacquered and carved Chinese console, with four drawers. From a very important French private collection in Bordeaux. Very good condition.
Han Cocoon-Shaped Vessel
Unknown
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Other Antiquities
Earthenware
Han dynasty, China, circa 200 BC-2 AD.
Antique Chinese Qing Red Cinnabar Lacquer Lidde...
Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Antiquities
Lacquer
A fine antique Chinese red cinnabar lacquer lidded rounded box carved with a scene with a young boy and a seated elderly bearded sage within a rocky landscape with trees. The box has...
China Ancient Hongshan Culture Jade "Double Dra...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Antiquities
Jade
China, a fine and large archaic Double Dragon and Cloud shaped patterned jade ornament crafted from a pale celadon green colored jade with light russet brown inclusions. Neolithic pe...
Rare Khmer Elephant Mask Earthenware Vase
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Cambodian Vases
Ceramic
Rare Khmer Elephant Mask Earthenware Vase Cambodian, 11th Century The rich, dark-brown drip glaze and the expressive elephant head make this an outstanding example of early Khmer c...
18th Century Bodhisattva Sculpture in Black Lim...
Antique 1760s Chinese Qing Figurative Sculptures
Limestone
An antique statue of a Bodhisattva, Sanskrit term for one who, motivated by great compassion, demonstrates spontaneous desire to achieve Buddhahood (awakening). This 18th century Chi...
Vintage Bronze Chinese Jin Chan / Chan Chu Weal...
Unknown
20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Antiquities
Bronze
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely vintage bronze Chinese Jin Chan wealth beckoning toad Jin Chan A three-legged money toad The Jin Chan (Chinese: ??; pinyin:...
Early 20th Century, Rare Antique Child High Whe...
Mid-20th Century French Antiquities
Metal
Extremely rare piece !!!! Antique child high wheeler bicycle called "Petit Bi" in French. Original condition. Leather saddle.  
China, Tang Dynasty 618-917, Terracotta Statuet...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Tang Antiquities
Terracotta
Superb and uncommon Chinese terracotta statuette of the Tang period (618-907) depicting a Lady of the Court commonly called "Fat Lady" with a body concealed under an ample garment en...
Chinese Ming Dynasty Jade Monkey Necklace
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Asian Ming Antiquities
Jade
This fine Chinese Ming dynasty jade monkey of rust color has been well preserved and is presented on a more recent but still old necklace for display. Both jade and monkeys carry gre...
19th Century Elmwood Four-Drawer Console Cabinet
Antique Early 1800s Chinese Qing Antiquities
Elm
A Qing period console cabinet in lacquered northern elm wood, from Beijing, early 19th century. Four drawers, original brass hardware.
19th Century Elm Wood Cabinet Console
Antique 1880s Chinese Qing Cabinets
Bronze, Elm
A rare three-drawer coffer table or console in elm wood, with enclosed cabinet and original bronze hardware. Tianjin, China, mid-19th century.
Japanese Lacquered Altar Table, Meiji Period, L...
Antique 1880s Japanese Meiji Lacquer
Wood
A Japanese lacquered altar table, Meiji Period, late 19th century. Exquisitely carved dragon design in the front, black / red lacquer and gilt trimmings.
Chinese Wood Carving of Guanyu, circa Late 20th...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
Chinese wood carving of Guanyu, circa late 20th century. This piece is an image of Guanyu, the legendary Chinese warrior. It is likely of late 20th century manufacture, probably ...
Elegant Bronze Japanese Vases
Antique 1890s Asian Antiquities
Bronze
Set of two elegant large (14 in) bronze Japanese vases with beautiful detailed decorations. Japan Meiji period, end of the 19th century. 12 lbs / 5.5 kg each.
Large Bronze Incense Burner, Japan Meji Period,...
Antique 19th Century Chinese Arts and Crafts Antiquities
Bronze
Finely decorated and very large bronze incense burner. The base with a lion on top and two vases with decorations of birds, flowers and dragons. On top is a removable bowl (diameter...
1900s Antique Russian Silver Basket
Unknown
Early 20th Century Russian Other Decorative Baskets
Silver
A fine antique Russian silver basket; an addition to our diverse ornamental silverware collection. This fine antique Russian silver basket has a circular rounded form onto a circu...
Important Large Ancient Japanese Tall Elite Hor...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Japanese Sculptures and Carvings
Pottery
Important ancient Japanese tall Elite Haniwa model horse, Kofun period (593-710 AD) This large model horse sculpture was crafted in ancient times using a low fired reddish clay an...
Antique 20th Century Chinese Solid Silver 3-Pie...
20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Tea Sets
Silver
Description: Antique early 20th century rare Chinese solid silver impressive tea service on tray, comprising of a teapot, covered sugar bowl, milk jug and tray, each body is hand-...
Antique Burmese Orchestra Hsain Wain Drum/Percu...
Antique 19th Century Burmese Other Dining Room Tables
Wood
Antique Burmese ornate antique orchestral hsain wain drum circle table. Comprised of eight carved and bejewelled panels and estimated to be of the Mandalay period, late 19th or early...
Early 19th Century Tibetan Cabinet
Antique 1820s Tibetan Tibetan Furniture
Elm
A 19th century Tibetan cabinet from Kham province, east Tibet. The cabinet with its two doors features a central circolar painting surrounded by cloud pattern painting. A beautiful t...
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