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8552

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    Pair of Burmese Gilded Buddha Images of Solid Lacquer

    Burma
    19th century

    height (of Buddhas only): 8.9 and 7.5cm, width: 5.1 and 4.6cm, depth: 3.4 and 3.8cm, combined weight: 67g (without stands)

    Provenance

    UK art market

    7202

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      New Hebrides Abalone Shell & Turtleshell Trolling Lure Fish Hook

      New Hebrides (Vanuatu)
      19th century

      length: 7.5cm, width: 1.9cm, weight: 13g

      Provenance

      UK art market; UK private collection.

      7247

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        Fijian Trolling Lure Fish Hook (Bayaloyalo)

        Fiji
        early-to-mid 19th century

        length: approximately 10.2cm, width: 1.4cm, weight: 8g

        Provenance

        UK art market; UK private collection.

        7246

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          Fijian Carved Wooden Bowl, possibly a Priest’s Dish

          Fiji
          19th century & possibly earlier

          length: 53.2cm, width: 19cm, depth: approximately 8cm, weight: 1,105g

          Provenance

          UK art market; private UK collection

          8526

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            Solomon Islands Turtleshell & Carved Abalone Shell Trolling Lure Fish Hook

            Solomon Islands, probably Malaita Island
            19th century

            length: 7.9cm, width: 1.4cm, weight: 5g

            Provenance

            from the estate collection of a former London museum curator.

            6911

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              Wobe or We (Ngere) Wooden Face Mask

              Wobe or We (Ngere) People, Ivory Coast
              early 20th century

              height: approximately 27.5cm, width: 20.5cm, depth: 18.5cm, weight: 1,700g

              Provenance

              private estate collection, UK.

              7207

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                Fine, Dayak Brass Helmet Ornament

                Dayak People, Borneo, Malaysia/Indonesia
                19th century

                width: 10.6cm, height: approximately 17.5cm, weight: 93g

                Provenance

                UK art market

                7054

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                  Qajar Bird Hunting Whistle & Carved Ebony Gem-Set Case

                  Persia (Iran)
                  19th century

                  length: 14.8cm, weight: 71g

                  Provenance

                  Oliver Hoare, London; Christie's, London, Indian and Islamic Works of Art, 20 Apr 2007.

                  7049

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                    Burmese Senior Monk’s Gilded & Glass-Inlaid Chanting Fan

                    Burma (Myanmar)
                    circa 1920

                    width: 41.2cm, height (including handle): approximately 49cm, weight: 1,489g

                    Provenance

                    UK art market

                    7055

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                      Qajar Bird Hunting Whistle & Carved Wooden Gem-Set Case

                      Persia (Iran)
                      19th century

                      length: 16.5cm, weight: 58g

                      Provenance

                      Oliver Hoare, London; Christie's, London, Indian and Islamic Works of Art, 20 Apr 2007.

                      7161

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                        Pair of Indian Betel Boxes (Pandans) Shaped as Queen Victoria & Prince Albert

                        India, probably Calcutta
                        circa 1840

                        length: approximately 10cm, width: approximately 8cm, depth: 8.2cm, combined weight: 843g

                        Provenance

                        formerly in the collection of Henry Brownrigg, author of 'Betel Cutters from the Samuel Eilenberg Collection' Thames & Hudson, 1992.

                        7148

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                          Tibetan Noble’s Fine Bone & Silk Belt

                          Tibet
                          19th century

                          length (including buckle): 105cm, width: 4.9cm, weight: 226g

                          Provenance

                          private collection, Germany.

                          6838

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                            Three Rare Tibetan Long Tobacco Pipes

                            Tibet
                            circa 18th century

                            length: 31.9cm, 42.6cm and 50.5cm respectively, combined weight: 810g

                            Provenance

                            Trevor Barton Collection of Pipes, London, UK.

                            7020

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                              Fijian Tapa Bark Cloth Beater (Ike ni Masi)

                              Fiji, probably Viti Levu Highlands region
                              late 18th century

                              length: 36.4cm, weight: 771g

                              Provenance

                              UK art market

                              6846

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                                Parsi Ritual Silver Ses or Sace Cone (Soparo)

                                Northern India
                                dated 1933

                                diameter: 17.3cm, height: 34.5cm, weight: 787g

                                Provenance

                                UK art market

                                6888

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                                  East Javanese or Madurese Ceremonial Rattan & Wood Ceremonial Rice Basket

                                  East Java or Madura, Indonesia
                                  19th century

                                  diameter: approximately 26cm, height: 22cm, weight: 480g

                                  Provenance

                                  art market, France.

                                  6724

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                                    Unusual Indian Silver Fish Rosewater Sprinkler

                                    Northern India
                                    19th century

                                    length: approximately 23cm, height: 16.7cm, depth: 6.7cm, weight: 492g

                                    Provenance

                                    private collection, UK.

                                    6680

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                                      Pair of Sri Lankan or South Indian Yali Door Plates

                                      Sri Lanka or South India
                                      circa 18th century

                                      length (each): 16.5cm, width: 13.7cm, combined weight: 1,041g

                                      Provenance

                                      UK art market

                                      6412

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                                        Victorian-Era Display of Ancient Chinese Coins & Tokens

                                        China
                                        19th century

                                        dimensions of frame: 58cm x 37.8cm

                                        Provenance

                                        private collection, UK; the coins are believed to have been collected in China in the 1870s

                                        3933

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                                          Dayak Man’s Ear Ornament (Sabau) of Carved Hornbill Casque (Beak)

                                          Kenyah/Kayan Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia
                                          19th-early 20th century

                                          height: 4.6cm, length: 10cm, width: 4.2cm, weight: 26.36g

                                          Provenance

                                          Acquired in the UK, from the estate collection of Dr George Yuille Caldwell (1924-2016). Dr Caldwell, an English-born physician moved to Singapore in the 1950s, from where he built up a collection of mostly Borneo-related textiles and other ethnographica.

                                          5135

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                                            Four Parsi Zoroastrian Ritual Objects in High-Grade Silver

                                            Parsi (Parsee) People, Bombay, India
                                            19th century

                                            height of sprinkler: 24cm, diameter of incense tray: 7.2cm, combined weight of silver: 258g

                                            Provenance

                                            from a Parsi family, originally from Bombay, and now based in northern England.

                                            5038

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                                              Pair of Colonial Carved Wooden, Iron & Leather Stirrups

                                              Mexico or Chile
                                              18th-19th century

                                              height of wooden section of each stirrup: 25cm, width: 22cm, depth: 15.5cm, length of leather strap: 38cm

                                              Provenance

                                              UK art market

                                              4267

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                                                Woman’s Wooden Lip Plate

                                                Kichepo People, Sudan, & Surma People, Sudan/Ethiopia
                                                19th-early 20th century

                                                width: 13.3cm, length: 9.6cm, thickness: 1.6cm

                                                Provenance

                                                private London collection.

                                                3466

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                                                  English Tavern or Publican House Willow Nine-Pin Skittles Set

                                                  West Country, England
                                                  19th century

                                                  heights (approx.) 30cm each, and 40cm for the king pin

                                                  Provenance

                                                  UK private collection

                                                  3023

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                                                    Indian Painted Wooden Portable Shrine for the Jagannathi Trio

                                                    Orissa or Rajasthan, India
                                                    circa 1920

                                                    height: 38.5cm, width with all panels fold away: 19cm; with panels extended: 73cm

                                                    Provenance

                                                    UK art market

                                                    1668

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                                                      Rare Spanish Colonial Silver Copy of a Chinese Pan Iron

                                                      Mexico or elsewhere in Spanish Colonial Central & South America
                                                      circa 18th century

                                                      length: 18.3cm, height: 5.6cm, weight: 371g

                                                      Reserved

                                                      Provenance

                                                      European private collection

                                                      1323

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                                                        Massive Tibetan Silver Prayer Wheel (‘Khor)

                                                        Tibet
                                                        18th-19th century

                                                        length: of wheel and handle: 106cm, diameter of wheel: 19cm, thickness of wheel drum: 9cm

                                                        Provenance

                                                        formerly in the collection of Henry Brownrigg, London.