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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

    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

        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.

          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

                            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

                                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.

                                  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

                                            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.

                                                                      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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                                                                                      Silver Lidded Lotus-Pattern Bowl

                                                                                      Singapore or Riau
                                                                                      circa 1920

                                                                                      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.

                                                                                        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.

                                                                                          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.

                                                                                              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.

                                                                                                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.

                                                                                                  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