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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

    7236

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      Early Srivijaya Standing Bronze Buddha

      Srivijaya Empire, Sumatra or Malay Peninsula
      7th-8th century

      height: 22.5cm, height (with stand): 27.8cm, weight (without stand): 1,155g

      Provenance

      private collection, London, UK

      6579

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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