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    Straits Chinese Red & Gold Floor Candle Stand

    Straits Chinese or Peranakan people, Straits Settlements, Malaysia & Singapore
    19th century

    height: 111cm

    Provenance

    UK art market

    6580

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      Straits Chinese Red & Gold Floor Candle Stand

      Straits Chinese or Peranakan people, Straits Settlements, Malaysia & Singapore
      19th century

      height (including spike): 114.5cm

      Provenance

      UK art market

      3772

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        Malay Silver Platter

        Malay People, Sumatra & Malay Peninsula
        19th century

        diameter: 39 cm, weight: 556g

        Reserved

        Provenance

        UK art market

        6240

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          Fine, Malay Sword (Klewang) with Horn Hilt & Silver Mounts

          Malay Peninsula or Sumatra, Indonesia
          19th century

          length: 72.5cm, weight: 854g

          Provenance

          private collection, England.

          6183

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            Rare Pair of Borneo Zoomorphic Bronze Ritual Kettles

            Sarawak, Malaysia (Borneo)
            18th-19th century

            length: 37cm height: 38cm, depth: 26cm

            Reserved

            Provenance

            UK art market

            5768

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              Dayak Wooden Hornbill Bird Stopper

              Dayak People, Borneo, Malaysia
              19th century

              height without stand: 8.3cm, height with stand: 9.3cm

              Provenance

              Private collection, UK

              6132

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                Ceremonial Dayak Beaded Hat with Pig Tusks

                Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia
                20th century

                length: 29cm, width: 23cm, height: 9.5cm

                Provenance

                UK art market

                6322

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                  Sumatran-Malay Terracotta Stemmed Vase for Drinking Water

                  Lampung, South Sumatra, Indonesia
                  circa 1900

                  height: 16cm, diameter: 20cm, weight: 860g

                  Provenance

                  private collection, southern England.

                  6320

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                    Sumatran-Malay Terracotta Spouted Drinking Water Vessel (Kibuk)

                    Lampung, South Sumatra, Indonesia
                    circa 1900

                    height: 21.5cm, length: 19cm, weight: 1,031g

                    Provenance

                    private collection, southern England.

                    5937

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                      Pair of Dayak Solid Brass Pendant Ear Ornaments

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

                      lengths: 7.3cm, combined weights: 396g

                      Provenance

                      private collection, UK

                      6218

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                        Peranakan or Straits Chinese Altar Front Cloth (Tok Wi)

                        Straits Chinese or Peranakan, possibly commissioned from China
                        early to mid-20th century

                        height: 93cm, width: 95.5cm

                        Provenance

                        Private collection, UK; originally acquired in Singapore.

                        6219

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                          Peranakan or Straits Chinese Altar Front Cloth (Tok Wi)

                          Straits Chinese or Peranakan, possibly commissioned from China
                          early to mid-20th century

                          height: 93cm, width: 95.5cm

                          Provenance

                          Private collection, UK; originally acquired in Singapore.

                          6221

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                            Peranakan or Straits Chinese Altar Front Cloth (Tok Wi)

                            Private collection, UK; originally acquired in Singapore.
                            early 20th century

                            height: 92cm, width: 104cm

                            Provenance

                            Private collection, UK; originally acquired in Singapore.

                            5759

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                              Dayak Beaded Loin Cloth or Cache Sexe

                              Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia
                              early 20th century

                              27cm x 16.5cm

                              Provenance

                              UK art market

                              5312

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                                Pair of Yellow Satin Malay Wedding Bed Bolster Covers each with a Pair Bolster-End Tekat Panels with Gold Thread

                                Malay People, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                circa 1920

                                length of each bolster when filled: 100cm, diameter of each tekat panel: 15cm

                                Reserved

                                Provenance

                                collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                5769

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                                  Dayak Carved Wooden Stopper

                                  Dayak People, Borneo, Malaysia
                                  19th century

                                  height (without stand): 10.8cm

                                  Provenance

                                  Private collection, UK

                                  5590

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                                    Borneo Cast Bronze Zoomorphic Ritual Kettle

                                    Sarawak, Malaysia (Borneo)
                                    18th-19th century

                                    length: 45cm height: 37.5cm, depth: 28cm

                                    Provenance

                                    UK art market

                                    5749

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                                      Pair of Dayak Brass Humanoid Ear Pendants

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

                                      lengths: 9cm, combined weight: 108g

                                      Provenance

                                      UK art market

                                      5816

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                                        Dayak Etched Bamboo Container

                                        Iban (Dayak) People, Borneo, Sarawak, probably the Skrang River region, Malaysia
                                        19th-early 20th century

                                        length: 34cm, diameter: 5.5cm

                                        Provenance

                                        formerly in the collection of Henry Brownrigg, author of 'Betel Cutters. from the Samuel Eilenberg Collection' (Thames & Hudson, 1992); acquired from Christie's South Kensington in 2010; in the collection of Trevor Barton prior to that.

                                        5962

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                                          Rare Dayak Brass Hornbill Bird-Shaped Betel Box with Inlaid Eyes

                                          Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia
                                          19th century

                                          Reserved

                                          Provenance

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

                                          5316

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                                            Finely Embroidered Straits Chinese Silk Wedding Valance

                                            Straits Chinese, Straits Settlements (Singapore, Penang, Malacca)
                                            circa 1900

                                            width: 95cm, length; 58cm

                                            Provenance

                                            Acquired by a colonial administrator in the early 20th century, and has been in England since.

                                            5322

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                                              Straits Chinese Groom’s Double-Sided, Finely Embroidered Blue Wedding Sash

                                              Straits Chinese, Straits Settlements (Singapore, Penang, Malacca)
                                              late 19th or early 20th century

                                              length: 197cm, width: 6.5cm

                                              Provenance

                                              Acquired by a colonial administrator in the early 20th century, and has been in England since.

                                              5319

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                                                Finely Embroidered Straits Chinese Silk Wedding Valance

                                                Straits Chinese, Straits Settlements (Singapore, Penang, Malacca)
                                                circa 1900

                                                wdith: 175cm, length (including tassel hangings): 103cm

                                                Provenance

                                                Acquired by a colonial administrator in the early 20th century, and has been in England since.

                                                5708

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                                                  Malay Earthenware Water Flask with Silver Mounts (Labu Ayer)

                                                  Malay People, Perak, Malay Peninsula
                                                  late 19th or early 20th century

                                                  height: 30cm, diameter: 18cm, weight: 1,056g

                                                  Provenance

                                                  UK art market

                                                  5810

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                                                    Glass Beaded Wedding Slippers (Kasut Manek)

                                                    Straits Chinese Community, Singapore, Malacca or Penang
                                                    circa 1920

                                                    length: 25cm

                                                    Provenance

                                                    UK art market

                                                    2717

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                                                      Early Malay Kris Perkaka with Ivory Hilt

                                                      Northern Malay Peninsula
                                                      16th century & later

                                                      length: 46cm, weight: 272g

                                                      Provenance

                                                      private collection, UK

                                                      4922

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                                                        Malay Kris Panjang with Chased Silver Mounts & Pierced Hilt

                                                        Malay Peninsula
                                                        18th-19th century

                                                        length: 42.5cm,weight: 443g

                                                        Provenance

                                                        UK art market

                                                        5365

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                                                          Fine Malay Kris with Carved Hilt & Inscribed Silver Mounted Scabbard

                                                          Malay Peninsula
                                                          19th century

                                                          length: 45cm, weight: 336g

                                                          Provenance

                                                          UK art market

                                                          5315

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                                                            Embroidered Chinese Wall Hanging with Shou (寿) & other Daoist Deities

                                                            China, exported to the Straits Settlements
                                                            19th century

                                                            dimensions of backing material: 120cm x 84cm

                                                            Provenance

                                                            collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                            5517

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                                                              Pair of Malay Bolster-End Tekat Panels with Gold Thread

                                                              Malay People, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                              19th century

                                                              approx. length of embroidered section of each: 21.3cm, height: 14.8cm

                                                              Provenance

                                                              private collection, UK.

                                                              5299

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                                                                Pair of Malay Bolster-End Tekat Panels with Gold Thread

                                                                Malay People, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                                circa 1920

                                                                approx. length of embroidered section of each: 24.5cm, height: 8cm

                                                                Provenance

                                                                collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                5352

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                                                                  Two Malay Cotton Woven Textiles (Kain Tenun)

                                                                  Malay People, East Coast, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                                  early 20th century

                                                                  both about 226cm x 102cm

                                                                  Provenance

                                                                  collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                  5359

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                                                                    Malay Gold Thread & Cotton Woven Textile (Kain Tenun)

                                                                    Malay People, East Coast, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                                    early 20th century

                                                                    198cm x 102cm

                                                                    Provenance

                                                                    collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                    5350

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                                                                      Malay Cotton Woven Textile (Kain Tenun)

                                                                      Malay People, East Coast, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                                      early 20th century

                                                                      228cm x 107cm

                                                                      Provenance

                                                                      collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                      5357

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                                                                        Malay Cotton Woven Textile (Kain Tenun)

                                                                        Malay People, East Coast, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                                        early 20th century

                                                                        114cm x 101cm

                                                                        Provenance

                                                                        collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                        5358

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                                                                          Malay Woven Cotton Textile (Kain Tenun)

                                                                          Malay People, East Coast, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                                          early 20th century

                                                                          198cm x 112cm

                                                                          Provenance

                                                                          collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                          5351

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                                                                            Malay Woven Cotton Textile (Kain Tenun)

                                                                            Malay People, East Coast, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                                            early 20th century

                                                                            186cm x 105cm

                                                                            Provenance

                                                                            collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                            5356

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                                                                              Malay Woven Silk Textile (Kain Tenun)

                                                                              Malay People, East Coast, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                                              early 20th century

                                                                              186cm x 104cm

                                                                              Provenance

                                                                              collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                              5355

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                                                                                Malay Woven Silk Textile (Kain Tenun)

                                                                                Malay People, East Coast, Malay Peninsula, Malaysia
                                                                                early 20th century

                                                                                81cm x 186cm

                                                                                Provenance

                                                                                collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                                5348

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                                                                                  Malay Jacket (Baju Melayu) of Striped Kain Tenum

                                                                                  Malay People, Malay Peninsula, probably Johor, Malaysia
                                                                                  circa 1900

                                                                                  width from arm to arm: 155cm, length: 71cm

                                                                                  Reserved

                                                                                  Provenance

                                                                                  collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.

                                                                                  3588

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                                                                                    Small Malay Sewar Dagger with Hippopotamus Tooth Mounts

                                                                                    Malay People, Sumatra or Malay Peninsula
                                                                                    19th century

                                                                                    length: 19cm, weight: 49cm

                                                                                    Provenance

                                                                                    private collection, UK

                                                                                    3792

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                                                                                      Malay Sewar Dagger with Fine Silver Mounts

                                                                                      Malay People, Sumatra or Malay Peninsula
                                                                                      19th century

                                                                                      length: 36cm, weight: 326g

                                                                                      Provenance

                                                                                      UK art market

                                                                                      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.

                                                                                        3944

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                                                                                          Pair of Borneo Man’s Solid Brass Spiral Ear Ornaments

                                                                                          Kenyah/Kayan Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo
                                                                                          19th century

                                                                                          diameter: 2cm, combined weight: 72g

                                                                                          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.

                                                                                          639

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                                                                                            Engraved Silver Betel Box

                                                                                            Sumatra, Indonesia
                                                                                            19th century

                                                                                            length: 8cm, combined weight: 148g

                                                                                            Provenance

                                                                                            private collection, London

                                                                                            641

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                                                                                              Engraved Silver Betel & Lime Boxes

                                                                                              Sumatra, Indonesia
                                                                                              19th century

                                                                                              length: 6.7cm, chain length: 21.5cm, total weight: 128g

                                                                                              803

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                                                                                                Large Zoomorphic Borneo Bronze Kettle (Cerek)

                                                                                                Borneo - Sarawak (Malaysia) or Brunei
                                                                                                19th century

                                                                                                height: 30cm, length: 39cm

                                                                                                Provenance

                                                                                                Acquired from the UK antiques market (southern England) and most probably has been in the UK since the colonial period.

                                                                                                4519

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                                                                                                  Malay Silver Lidded Lotus-Pattern Bowl

                                                                                                  Malay People, Riau or Southern Malay Peninsula
                                                                                                  circa 1900

                                                                                                  height: 16.3cm, diameter: 21.4cm, weight: 506g

                                                                                                  Provenance

                                                                                                  UK art market

                                                                                                  3945

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                                                                                                    Pair of Man’s Solid Brass Spiral Ear Ornaments

                                                                                                    Kenyah/Kayan Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo
                                                                                                    19th century

                                                                                                    diameter: 2.6cm, combined weight: 90g

                                                                                                    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.

                                                                                                    3817

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                                                                                                      Gold & Coloured Silk Thread & Red Silk ‘Winged Dragon’ Songket

                                                                                                      Malay people, Palembang, Indonesia
                                                                                                      late 19th-early 20th century

                                                                                                      length: 206cm, width: 80cm

                                                                                                      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 Indonesian textiles and other ethnographica.

                                                                                                      3818

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                                                                                                        Malay Gold & Coloured Silk Thread & Red Silk Songket

                                                                                                        Malay people, Palembang, Indonesia or East Coast Malaysia
                                                                                                        late 19th-early 20th century

                                                                                                        length: 203cm, width: 74cm

                                                                                                        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 Indonesian textiles and other ethnographica.

                                                                                                        3829

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                                                                                                          Ceremonial Borneo Iban Pua Textile

                                                                                                          Iban Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia
                                                                                                          circa 1940

                                                                                                          length: 198cm, width: 131cm

                                                                                                          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.

                                                                                                          3831

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                                                                                                            Ceremonial Iban Pua Textile

                                                                                                            Iban Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia
                                                                                                            circa 1940

                                                                                                            length: 258cm, width: 115cm

                                                                                                            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.

                                                                                                            3835

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                                                                                                              Ceremonial Borneo Iban Pua Textile

                                                                                                              Iban Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia
                                                                                                              circa 1935

                                                                                                              length (including fringes): 235cm, width: 98cm

                                                                                                              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.

                                                                                                              3838

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                                                                                                                Ceremonial Pua Borneo Textile

                                                                                                                Iban Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo
                                                                                                                circa 1920

                                                                                                                length: 241cm, width: 155cm

                                                                                                                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.

                                                                                                                3839

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                                                                                                                  Ceremonial Borneo Iban Pua Textile

                                                                                                                  Iban Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia
                                                                                                                  circa 1930

                                                                                                                  length: 230cm, width: 93cm

                                                                                                                  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.

                                                                                                                  3841

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                                                                                                                    Iban Ceremonial Pua Textile

                                                                                                                    Iban Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo
                                                                                                                    circa 1940

                                                                                                                    length: 209cm, width: 119cm

                                                                                                                    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.

                                                                                                                    3725

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                                                                                                                      Rare Iban Dayak Mandau or Parang Ilang Sword

                                                                                                                      Iban Dayak People, Saribas Region, Borneo, Sarawak, Malaysia
                                                                                                                      19th century

                                                                                                                      length: 72cm

                                                                                                                      Provenance

                                                                                                                      UK art market

                                                                                                                      3557

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                                                                                                                        Malay Velvet Wedding Awning with Couching & Applique Work (Tirai)

                                                                                                                        Malay People, East Coast of Sumatra, Indonesia & Malay Peninsula
                                                                                                                        mid to late 19th century

                                                                                                                        length: 193cm, width: 70cm

                                                                                                                        Reserved

                                                                                                                        Provenance

                                                                                                                        UK art market

                                                                                                                        321

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                                                                                                                          Pair of Cast Brass Flasks made for the Malay Market

                                                                                                                          Minangkabau People, Sumatra, Indonesia
                                                                                                                          late 19th century

                                                                                                                          height: 31.5 cm

                                                                                                                          Provenance

                                                                                                                          Dutch antique market

                                                                                                                          3217

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                                                                                                                            Malay ‘Executioner’s’ Kris (Kris Panjang)

                                                                                                                            Sumatra, Indonesia or Kelantan, Malay Peninsula
                                                                                                                            19th century

                                                                                                                            length: 68cm, weight: 422g

                                                                                                                            Provenance

                                                                                                                            UK art market

                                                                                                                            327

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                                                                                                                              Minangkabau-Malay Brass Water Ewer or Kettle (Kendi)

                                                                                                                              Sumatra/Malay Peninsula
                                                                                                                              circa 1850

                                                                                                                              height: 27cm, length: 26cm, weight: 2,082g

                                                                                                                              Provenance

                                                                                                                              UK art market

                                                                                                                              328

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                                                                                                                                Brass Water Container (Kendi)

                                                                                                                                Minangkabau People, Sumatra, Indonesia
                                                                                                                                19th century

                                                                                                                                height: 32 cm

                                                                                                                                Provenance

                                                                                                                                UK art market

                                                                                                                                2745

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                                                                                                                                  Malay Kris with Fine Blade & Silver Mounts

                                                                                                                                  Sumatra or Malay Peninsula
                                                                                                                                  19th century and earlier

                                                                                                                                  length: 46cm

                                                                                                                                  Provenance

                                                                                                                                  UK art market

                                                                                                                                  2402

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                                                                                                                                    Malay Tiger-Motif Sewar Dagger with Horn & Silver Mounts

                                                                                                                                    Sumatra/Malay Peninsula
                                                                                                                                    19th century

                                                                                                                                    length: 30cm

                                                                                                                                    Provenance

                                                                                                                                    UK art market

                                                                                                                                    2403

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                                                                                                                                      Malay Sewar Dagger with Silver Mounts

                                                                                                                                      Sumatra/Malay Peninsula
                                                                                                                                      19th century

                                                                                                                                      length: 34.5cm weight: 241g

                                                                                                                                      Provenance

                                                                                                                                      UK art market

                                                                                                                                      2600

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                                                                                                                                        Straits Chinese Lacquered & Gilded Ancestral Shrine Cabinet

                                                                                                                                        Southern China for the Straits Chinese Market
                                                                                                                                        circa 1900

                                                                                                                                        height: 43.5cm, width: 34.5cm, thickness: 15cm

                                                                                                                                        Provenance

                                                                                                                                        UK art market

                                                                                                                                        1840

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                                                                                                                                          Patani Kris Tajong with Zoomorphic Carved Wooden Hilt

                                                                                                                                          Kelantan, Malaysia or Patani, Southern Thailand
                                                                                                                                          19th century

                                                                                                                                          length: 47.5cm, weight: 507g

                                                                                                                                          Provenance

                                                                                                                                          private UK collection

                                                                                                                                          1944

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                                                                                                                                            Straits Chinese ‘Brown & Gold’ Ancestral Shrine Cabinet

                                                                                                                                            Straits Chinese community, Straits Settlements (Malacca, Penang, Singapore)
                                                                                                                                            19th century

                                                                                                                                            height: 81cm, width: 70cm, depth: 47cm

                                                                                                                                            Provenance

                                                                                                                                            UK art market

                                                                                                                                            1538

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                                                                                                                                              Malay Dagger (Tumbok Lada) with Parrot-shaped Horn Hilt

                                                                                                                                              Malay, Malaysia
                                                                                                                                              early 20th century

                                                                                                                                              length: 34cm, weight: 199g

                                                                                                                                              Provenance

                                                                                                                                              UK art market

                                                                                                                                              1159

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                                                                                                                                                Borneo Brass Cannon (Lantaka)

                                                                                                                                                Sarawak (Malaysia) or Brunei
                                                                                                                                                18th-19th century

                                                                                                                                                length: 65cm

                                                                                                                                                Provenance

                                                                                                                                                UK art market