Antique Tibetan carved wooden ritual staff handle with three heads; the top head is a skull, the second head is presumably Padma Sambhava, the third is presumably Guru Rimposhe, on new metal stand. Size 5.5"
16th / 17th century.
Japanese Antique Gold Lacquer Inro
Beautiful antique Japanese 5 piece inro (3 compartments), made of lacquered wood, raised gold lacquer with miniature scene of temples and pavilions in a mountain setting with rivers and lakes and Mt. Fuji in the distance, the scene is dotted with small rectangles of inlaid gold on which writing is sometimes still visible (presumably the name of the tempe or location), the interior is covered in a dense gold nishiji lacquer, Edo Period (late 18th/early 19th century).
Size: 3 7/8" long x 1... Click for details
White Marble Indian Figure of Goddess Durga on Lion
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.
Three Faced Wooden Buddhist Deity
Carved wood figure of multi armed ferocious deity with 3 faces, gilt lacquer, carved with wonderful movement and flowing draper, purchased as Japanese but possibly Chinese, 15th century.
Size: 28" high x 28" wide
Japanese Carved Wood Figure of Fudo Myoo
Very old and wonderful carved wood figure of the buddhist god Fudo Myoo, he stands with laso in one hand and sword in the other, made of wood with mineral pigments, glass eyes, metal details including sword, large and dramatic with fire nimbus, Muromachi Period, inscription on the back of nimbus says Yuwayadera (name of temple), nimbus is signed that it was restored by Minamoto Haruhisa April 16, 1560.
Size: 62" high
Indian Pichhwai Temple Painting of Radha and Krishna
19th century Pichhwai, temple painting, of Radha and Krishna in the Garden, Kishangarh Style, this Hindu scene of the God Krishna and his beautiful consort, the Goddess Radha takes place in a lush garden. The sacred mountain rises up behind them and as the two figures embrace at the opening to a cave.
At the top of the mountain sits a white palace and the sky is filled with 6 bird-shaped celestial chariots toward the it. On the mountain side and in the garden below are many animals... Click for details
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Japanese Framed Textile Stencil
Japanese textile stencil pattern with designs of babies and fans, framed, early 20th century.
Size (in frame): 25 1/4" high x 25 1/4" wide.
Size of stencil: 18" wide x 19 1/4" high.
Antique Bijar Oriental Rug
Antique Bijar rug with nice colors including a light blue, 1920's.
Size: 51 1/2" wide x 77" long
Antique Oriental Kazak Rug
Antique Kazak rug with rust and dark blue colors,
late 19th century.
Size: 50" wide x 65" long
Japanese Hirado Ware Dragon Fish
Wonderful Japanese hirado ware porcelain figure of a dragon fish jumping out of waves, a traditional symbol of transformation, white glazed porcelain with tinge of brown along edges on one side and blue underglazed eyes, Meiji Period (19th century).
Size: 12 3/4" high x 9 1/2" wide x 10" deep.