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Large Chinese Sculpted Coral Depicting a Dignitary and Attendants
Located in London, GB
Large Chinese sculpted coral depicting a dignitary and attendants Chinese, early 20th Century Measures: Height 38cm, width 40cm, depth 20cm Taking beautiful natural red coral as...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Coral

Japanese Antique Pair of "Pineapple" Welcoming Flower Garden Lanterns
Located in Shelburne, VT
Unusual find- the first pair we have seen Unique old pineapple "Welcoming" design. Japan, this handsome quality pair (2) of old "Pineapple" motif tea garden lanterns is the fir...
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Japanese Showa Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Exceptional Chinese Carved Coral Figural Group of a Guanyin Kwan Yin Phoenix
Located in New York, NY
An exceptional Chinese carved coral figural group of a Guanyin, Kwan Yin with a Phoenix. Very finely carved. In a custom made glass and wooden museum case. The coral has a nice, dee...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Coral

Japanese Antique Hand Cast Bronze Temple Bell "Swans & Dragon"
Located in Shelburne, VT
Swans & Dragon Motif Here's a rare treasure from Japan and an unusual find- plus an excellent candidate to accent your indoor or outdoor garden space. This is an unusual antiq...
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Japanese Meiji Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Japanese Large Hand Cast Bronze Garden Bell, Pleasing Ring
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare treasure from Japan and an unusual find- plus an excellent candidate to accent your indoor or outdoor garden space. This is a larger than unusual vintage bronze hea...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

China Fine Old Pair of Gold Gilt Silver Fragrance Incense Holders
Located in Shelburne, VT
China fine pair of handcrafted gold gilt silver fragrance incense holders Flowers and fragrances were important to Chinese nobility. These handsomely crafted, highly detailed vessel...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Silver

Antique Bronze Bell & Custom Crafted Stand Calm Resonating Pleasing Sound
Located in Shelburne, VT
For Your Garden setting or Indoors Beautiful deep resonating ring tones await the new owner of this one-of-a-kind master work. From Indonesia, comes this superb antique hand cast b...
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Indonesian Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Japan Fine Huge 22" Antique Hand Cast Bronze Lantern with Exquisite Details
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a fine very large antique heavy and hand cast bronze lantern with exquisite details from the early Taisho period. May be suspended from sturdy loop handle or placed on any su...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Japan Fine Antique Tall Cast Bronze Kanon Guan Yin of Compassion Lovely Face
Located in Shelburne, VT
Good Garden or Indoor Choice- Ex Christie's Auction. Japan, an elegant and finely cast antique bronze standing Kanon Maitreya or Guan Yin clutching a lotus branch - a sign of puri...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Pair of Hand Carved Chinese Wood Carved, Bone Inlay Foo Dogs, circa Early 1900s
Located in Studio City, CA
Intricately carved wood and bone inlaid pair of Chinese foo dogs. Very unique and wonderful. We haven't seen another pair quite like them. Sure to stand out in any setting, D...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Bone

Large Carved Wood, Lacquer and Gilt Reclining Temple Shrine Buddha
Located in Studio City, CA
Large hand carved wood, gilt and lacquer reclining Buddha on stand. Likely Northern Thai. Beautifully carved and detailed and relatively rare in this position. Great addition to ...
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Thai Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer, Wood

Fine Antique Chinese Sterling Silver and Enamel with Coral Beads Horse Sculpture
Located in San Diego, CA
Fine antique Chinese sterling silver and enamel horse sculpture mounted on a lacquered wood stand. The horse is made of sterling silver and is made well. Has enamel decorations as se...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Sterling Silver

Indian Antique Polychrome Hand Carved Statue Depicting a Celestial Musician
Located in Yonkers, NY
An antique Indian polychrome and hand carved wooden sculpture from the early 20th century, depicting a celestial musician playing an instrument. Born in India during the early years ...
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Indian Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Antique Thai Freestanding Red Ceremonial Drum with Reeded Accents and Round Base
Located in Yonkers, NY
A tall antique Thai freestanding ceremonial drum from the early 20th century, with red finish, reeded accents and circular base. Born in Thailand during the early years of the 20th c...
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Thai Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Qing Dynasty Chinese Foo Dog Totems
Located in New Orleans, LA
Symbolic of the Chinese concept of yin and yang, this pair of polychrome foo dogs represent totems of protection and prosperity. The female (yin) and male (yang) foo dogs are crafted...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Ceramic

Andrianna Shamaris Palm Wood Tribal Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
Hand carved palm wood tribal sculpture from Sumatra. Originally used on the roof to protect the home. This can also be adapted as a light fixture. This sculpture was sourced in th...
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Primitive Antique Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Palmwood, Reclaimed Wood

Andrianna Shamaris Framed Antique Hand Carved Panel
Located in New York, NY
Antique hand carved panel from Toraja. Framed in a Minimalist black teak wood shadow box. This carving symbolizes the protection of the home. Great art piece. This antique carving...
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Primitive Antique Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Reclaimed Wood

Andrianna Shamaris Framed Antique Panel
Located in New York, NY
Antique hand carved panel from Toraja. Framed in a Minimalist black teak wood shadow box. This carving symbolizes the protection of the home. Great art piece. This antique carving...
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Primitive Antique Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Reclaimed Wood

Old Australian Aboriginal Peoples Throwing Club
Located in Shelburne, VT
A monumental Australian aboriginal throwing club, crafted from a very hard wood it dates to the early 20th century. Incised longitudinal fluted design with a pitch coated handle. ...
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Australian Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Japanese Tea Garden Gilt Gold "Lotus Flower" Lanterns Pair, Handsome
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a handsome quality pair of old gilt "Lotus Flower" tea garden lanterns in a convenient portable size. Finely crafted with attractive surface engravings of waves, clouds, fl...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze, Copper

Kokeshi Doll
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Japanese doll called Kokeshi of the early 20th century. Provenance from the northern Japan. Dolls shapes and patterns are particular to a certain area and are classified under elev...
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Japanese Edo Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Dayak 'or Dyak' Warrior Sword Handle Borneo Indonesian Tribal Art Ex Schoffel
Located in Santa Fe, NM
This is a handle for a sword (mandau) from the Dayak (var. Dyak) people of northern Borneo. Carved from deer antler. A grip of plaited fiber covers the shaft. The handle has a long s...
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Indonesian Tribal Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bone

Japanese Hand Cast "Owl" Wall Lantern, Rare Bird
Located in Shelburne, VT
From our recent Japanese acquisitions in original condition First we have seen Japan, an attractive and sturdy antique wall lanterns with an "Owl" motif. Found from a Japanese Ame...
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Japanese Showa Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Japan Unique Antique Natural Burl Wood "Magical Kitsune Fox"
Located in Shelburne, VT
Kitsune Magic From Japan comes this unique and attractive example of a natural organic burl wood sculpture in the form of a magical "kitsune fox". It proudly shows its good age bo...
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Japanese Organic Modern Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Japanese Fine Antique Massive Wood "Demon" Pipe Signed Deep Carved
Located in Shelburne, VT
Rare find from our most recent Japanese acquisitions This is a unique Japanese large hand carved wood kiseru Yakusa opium or tobacco pipe dating to the early 20th century and sign...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Gold Finch and Maples Japanese Hand-Painted Silk Scroll, Taisho Period
Located in Shelburne, VT
A very fine and delicate Japanese antique hand-painted silk scroll of Gold Finch and maple branches, Taisho period. Hand painting in lively colors with great details, signed. Inscr...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Silk

Japanese Huge Old Temple Bell Cast Bronze ,Bold Sound, Signed 1927
Located in Shelburne, VT
Largest We Have Seen- museum quality. Japanese huge 25 inch diameter solid cast bronze temple bell with a handsome patina from good age. It is signed 1927 and is accompanied by .a s...
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Japanese Showa Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Glistening Japanese Pair of Antique Red & Black Lacquer Pedestals, Food Servers
Located in Shelburne, VT
Glistening pair (two) beautiful antique red and black lacquer display pedestals or food servers from old Japan dating to the early 1900s Fine quality. Dimensions: 10.5 inches ...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer

Japanese Old "Natural Boulder" Stone Water Basin Planter, Unique
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a handsome and unique old natural organic shaped stone water basin planter -tsukubai- created from a natural mountain boulder and sourced from a decades old garden. This is a ...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Granite

Japanese Fine Old Tea Storage Pot With Rich and Lucious Glaze
Located in Shelburne, VT
A recent find from an old Japanese tea pottery collection. This is a choice Japanese Shigaraki Pot Tsubo dating to the early Showa period (1920-1940). The lovely traditional hand ...
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Japanese Showa Vintage Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Pottery

Andrianna Shamaris Hand Carved Wooden Panel
Located in New York, NY
Antique hand carved architectural panel from Toraja. This carving symbolizes the protection of the home and fertility. Originally used as an exterior panel. This antique carving w...
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Primitive Antique Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Reclaimed Wood

Antique Chinese Figural Chinese Soapstone Vase, Garden Scene, circa 1920
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique Chinese figural soapstone vase offers carved garden scene with birds and flowers, circa 1920. Measures: 12" H x 7.25" W x 5.5" D.
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Chinese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Soapstone

Japan Fine Antique Hand Cast Bronze Lantern with Exquisite Details Best in Class
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a Fine large antique heavy and hand cast bronze lantern with exquisite details from the early Taisho period- one of the finest we have handled in over ten years. May be sus...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Chinese Figure in Hand Carved Teak
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
The Chinese carving of a male water bearer with a boy at his feet.
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Chinese Chinoiserie Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Teak

Japanese Fine Antique Bronze Dragon
Located in Shelburne, VT
From our recent Japanese acquisitions A lovely example of a Japanese antique bronze dragon water spout miraculously saved from a temple vessel and dating to the Taisho period, 191...
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Chinese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Carved Teak Chinese Female Figure with Removable Head Holding a Ruyi
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Chinese carved teak female figure with a removable head. She holds a Ruyi (scepter) in her hands and has a dog at her feet. The figure is in solid, very sturdy condition. There are s...
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Chinese Chinoiserie Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Teak

Japanese Antique Silk Screen "Beautiful Beach, Boats & Mountains "Landscape
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a fine two-panel silk screen Byobu of serene ocean side beach and boats, trees, mountains, and village life - professionally brush stroked on cream ground silk, in a serene, p...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Silk

Chinese Runner Stone Sculpture, circa 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
Simply shaped with an elegant form, this large limestone vessel is actually a runner stone, a key component to a traditional Chinese grain mill. Set atop an extensively carved mill s...
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Chinese Qing Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Limestone

Artisan-Made Oak and Beechwood French Sculptor's Table, circa 1900
Located in Fayetteville, AR
This artisan-made circa 1900 oak and beechwood sculptor's table from France stands ready to accommodate any oeuvre d'art. Hand pegged with mortise and tenon construction, it is suppo...
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French Antique Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Beech, Oak

Large Carved Wood and Gilt Temple Shrine Buddha Head Bust
Located in Studio City, CA
A fantastic, wonderfully carved, unique piece. Solid and heavy. Clearly aged. Likely Burmese. We are listing as 20th century but could be older. Would be the center of attention ...
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Burmese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Japan Antique Natural Burl Wood "Hopping Rabbit" Usagi
Located in Shelburne, VT
Unique one of a kind From Japan comes this unique and attractive example of a natural organic burl wood sculpture in the form of a "hopping rabbit", usagi. It proudly shows its go...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Japanese Big Antique Red Bronze "Full Moon" Lantern Planter
Located in Shelburne, VT
From Our Recent Japanese Acquisitions From Japan comes this big beautiful and antique hand cast "full moon" lantern or ikebana vase in a large scale size complete with a 76" link...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Japan Silver Leaf Two-Panel Screen Three Grazing Horses, Taisho Period
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan folding two-panel tea screen byobu depicting three "Grazing Horses," silver leaf and mineral ink colors on paper Dimensions: 68.5” high and 66” wide when fully extended, ...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Paper

Tsuchiyu Kokeshi Doll
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Japanese doll called Kokeshi of the early 20th century. Provenance from the northern Japan. Dolls shapes and patterns are particular to a certain area and are classified under elev...
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Japanese Edo Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Japanese Antique Hand Carved Chestnut "Leaf" Serving Tray
Located in Shelburne, VT
This is a finely carved large-scale Japanese Antique hand-carved Chestnut Serving Tray -Habon- from the early 20th century, Taisho Period (1912-1926). This hand-carved ,hollowed ou...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Chestnut

Chinese Antique Large Seated Stone Buddha Guan Yin with Inscription
Located in Shelburne, VT
This beautiful Buddha sculpture will bring serenity and timeless style to your home, office, sacred space, or garden This older hand-carved sculpture with inscription comes from a f...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Limestone

Japanese Fine Hand-Carved Wood Sculpture Goddess of Beauty
Located in Shelburne, VT
Goddess of Beauty, 26 inches tall Japanese fine hand-carved image of Kichijoten and monumental painted wood sculpture of Kichijoten holding a jewel or tama, from the early 20th cent...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Antique Pair Joyful Gold Gilt Attendants
Located in Shelburne, VT
Burma, Mandalay, a pair of antique hand carved, hand lacquered , and gilt stone Buddhist kneeling attendants in joyful pose Superb condition Dimensions: Tallest is 26 inches high ...
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Burmese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Alabaster

Japan Fine Antique Cast Bronze "Birds Birds" Lantern Extraordinary Details
Located in Shelburne, VT
From our recent Japanese Acquisitions Travels Japan, a Fine large antique heavy and hand cast bronze hexagonal form lantern with exquisite birds cast on its sides- three cast bron...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Japanese Extraordinary Hand Thrown "Wabi Sabi Vase" Signed in Gold Gilt
Located in Shelburne, VT
From our recent Japanese acquisitions Signed by artisan in goid gilt calligraphy This is an extraordinary Japanese Shigaraki hand thrown "Gourd" form Vase from the early 20th cen...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Pottery

Chinese Double Dragon Wedding Banquet Headdress Crown on Wooden Display Bust
Located in Studio City, CA
This a an exquisite and spectacular piece. One of our favorites. Quite rare. We have not seen anything quite like it. Likely worn at one time by a bride in a Chinese wedding cere...
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Chinese Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Brass

Japan Horn Owl Hand Painted Antique Silk Scroll Signed Keisen with Collector Box
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, hand painted silk scroll of a moon light horned owl in tree, signed seal of Keisen including wood collector box tomobako, Taisho period 1918 Dimensions: 20 inches wide and...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Silk

Solomon Islands Santa Cruz Finely Hand Carved Conical Head "Duka" Figure, 1930s
Located in Shelburne, VT
Originally collected in the Solomon Islands in 1938, this one of a kind treasure from the south pacific comes from our private oceanic collection. This is a Solomon Islands Santa...
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Solomon Islands Tribal Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Tapestry, Wood

Nepal Himalayan Butter Churn Handle, Early 20th Century with Heart
Located in Santa Fe, NM
A old carved wood Nepal, North India or other Himalayan culture butter churn handle called a ghurra. Created in the early 20th century. The handle with braided columns rising to a he...
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Nepalese Tribal Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Nepal Himalayan Wood Mask, Early 20th Century
Located in Santa Fe, NM
An intense demon-chaser mask from Nepal, Northern India or other Himalayan culture. Carved wood, early 20th century. Open mouth with fangs, wild asymmetrical eyes and detailed hair. ...
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Nepalese Tribal Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Nepal Himalayan Butter Churn Handle, Early 20th Century with Columns
Located in Santa Fe, NM
A old carved wood Nepal or Himalayan ghurra butter churn handle, Early 20th Century with four twisted columns connecting at the top. With a worn, polished patina from use, old stabil...
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Nepalese Tribal Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Philippine Wood Spoon with Standing Figure, Early 20th Century
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Elegant, worn and very polished Philippine wood spoon with standing figure, probably created by an artist of the Igorot people, Luzon, in the early 20th century. The figure with hand...
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Philippine Tribal Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Japanese Antique Tall "Mountain Minka House" Stone Lantern
Located in Shelburne, VT
From our recent Japanese Acquisitions Travels- new discovery, one of the most elusive lanterns Here's a beautiful and unique way to accent your indoor or outdoor garden space wit...
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Japanese Taisho Early 20th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Granite

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