NEW ITEMS FOR MARCH 2024

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Included are items from India, Sri Lanka, Tibet, Mongolia, Nepal, Indonesia, Central Asia and Ethiopia.

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9473

Fine, South Indian Annapurna Bronze

South India, probably Tamil Nadu
circa 17th century

height: 17.5cm, width: 11.7cm, depth: 6.9cm, weight: 859g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9280

Indian Gold & Pearl Earrings

North India
19th century

length: hung approximately 4.5cm, width: approximately 3.5cm, weight: 10g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9435

Fine, Indian Mughal Brass Pandan

Mughal or Northern India
17th-18th century

height: 7.9cm, width: approximately 12.5cm, weight: 596g

Provenance

UK art market

9457

Javanese Bronze Seated Bodhisattva Manjusri

Central Java, Indonesia
Classical Java Period, 9th-10th century

height: 15.1cm, width: 8cm, depth: 5.6cm, weight: 715g

Provenance

private collection, London, UK

9471

Rare Form of Seated Sri Devi in Bronze

South India
circa 15th century

height: 8.7cm, width: 5.1cm, depth: 5.3cm, weight: 249g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

2025

Karachi or Kutch Superb Three-Piece Indian Silver Tea Set

Kutch or Karachi, India
circa 1900

height of teapot: 16.3cm, width of teapot: 22cm, weight of teapot: 684g, combined weight: 1,613g

Provenance

UK art market

8866

Tibetan Nomad’s Knife with Coral & Turquoise

Khampa, Eastern Tibet
19th century

length: approximately 19cm (without strap), weight: 181g

Provenance

UK art market

8841

Northern Indian Silver Paan or Betel Box

Northern India
late 19th-early 20th century

height: approximately 13.5cm, diameter: 18.9cm, weight: 898g

Provenance

from the collection of Sir Christopher Ondaatje, UK.

9433

South Indian Bronze Image of Shiva & Parvati

South India
17th-18th century

height: 9.4cm, width: 5.6cm, depth: 3.6cm, weight: 234g

Provenance

UK art market

8966

Indian Wearable Silver & Amber Bead Necklace

India
19th century

circumference: 70cm, width of main bead: approximately 2.8cm, weight: 47g

Provenance

private collection, London, UK.

9204

Mongolian Silvered & Gilded Copper Incense Burner

Outer Mongolia
circa 19th century

height: approximately 14.8cm, width: 23.6cm, depth: 8.6cm, weight: 503g

Sold

Provenance

private German collection

9243

Unusual Silver Torque Neck Ring with Haj Associations

Northern India or Pakistan
second half of the 20th century

width: 18.5cm, weight: 143g

Provenance

UK art market

9259

Indian Carved Stone Musket Ball Mould

India
circa 18th century

length: 6cm, width: 2.3cm, combined weight: 71g

Provenance

Roy Elvis Estate Collection of Indian Arms and Armour, UK

9260

Acehnese Gilded Silver Siwaih (Dagger)

Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia
19th century

length: 32cm, width: 9.5cm, weight: 200g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9317

Mongolian Unusual Coral & Silver Double-Band Bracelet

Mongolia
19th century

outer diameter: 7.2cm, inner diameter: 6.2cm, weight: 28g

Provenance

private collection, US.

9322

Batak Copper-Inlaid Cast Brass Singa Ornament

Batak people, Lake Toba region, North Sumatra, Indonesia
19th century or earlier

width: 10cm, length: 7.9cm, weight: 90g

Provenance

UK art market

9363

Javanese Islamic Wooden Circumcision Chair

Java, Indonesia
18th-19th century

height: 61.5cm, width: 65cm, depth: 43cm

9390

Trichinopoly Silver Tinder Tube for 1862 International Exhibition, London

Trichinopoly (Tiruchirappalli), South India
dated 1862

length: 16cm, diameter: 4.2cm, width (across the arms): 6.2cm, weight: 126g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9398

Ethiopian Wooden Hand Cross

Ethiopia
circa 17th-18th century

length: 33.8cm, width: 17cm, depth: 2cm, weight: 249g

Sold

Provenance

private collection, UK

7078

Presentation Box & Illuminated Scroll for Islamic Scholar & Scottish Colonial Administrator Sir William Muir

Northern India
circa 1867-1876

height of box: 4cm, width of box: 28.2cm, depth of box: 7.5cm, overall weight: 321g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9400

Ethiopian Wooden Hand Cross

Ethiopia
circa 17th century

length: 32.7cm, width: 7.7cm, depth: 1.7cm, weight: 122g

Sold

Provenance

private collection, UK

9402

Ethiopian Wooden Hand Cross

Ethiopia
circa 17th century

length: 20.9cm, width: 8.8cm, depth: 1.3cm, weight: 62g

Sold

Provenance

private collection, UK

9185

Nepalese Elaborate Ritual Lamp (Sukunda)

Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
19th century

height: approximately 39cm, length (from lamp dish to handle): 36cm, width: approximately 18cm, weight: 3,646g

Provenance

UK art market

9434

South Indian Bronze Image of Lakshmi-Narayana

South India, probably Tamil Nadu
17tth century

height: 11.4cm, width: 6.5cm, depth: 6.2cm, weight: 587g

Provenance

UK art market

8071

Selection of Silver & Gilded Silver Trade Beads

India, Sri Lanka, Central Asia, Indonesia, Morocco
19th century

length of strand: 56.5cm, weight: 119g

Provenance

Private collection, UK

Selected, Fine Items from Previous Catalogues

3119

Pair of Yoruba Ceremonial Ogboni Staffs

Yoruba People, Ogboni Society, Nigeria
early to mid-20th century

height: approximately (female) 44cm, (male) 45cm

Provenance

UK art market

9249

Superb Pair of Mughal Silver Rosewater Sprinklers & Dishes

Mughal or Northern India
17th-18th century

overal height: approximately 30.5cm, diameter of dishes: 17cm, combined weight: 1,120g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9093

Rare Nepalese Bone Statue of Chakrasamvara Sakti in Yab-Yum

Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
15th century

height: 14.4cm, width: 6.5cm, weight: 145g

Provenance

private collection, UK

6623

Khmer-style Thai Silver Buddha

North-Eastern Thailand
circa 16th century

height (without stand): 10.2cm, width: 7.4, weight (with stand): 302g

Provenance

UK art market

8972

Indo-Portuguese Bezoar Stone with Silver Mounts & Chain

India, probably Goa, & possibly Ottoman Turkey
circa 1700

overall length: 10.1cm, width of stone: 2.9cm, weight: 11g

Provenance

UK art market

8809

Gold, Enamelled Bazuband Pendant set Jade, Diamonds, Rubies & Emeralds

Hyderabad, India
circa 1850

length: 8.8cm width: 3cm, weight: 26g

Provenance

UK art market

8853

Fine Tibetan Lotus-form Silver & Coral Ga’u Box

Tibet
19th century or earlier

length: 10.8cm, diameter: 9cm, depth: 1.7cm, weight: 130g

Provenance

UK art market

3026

Rare Indian Lucknow Enamelled Silver & Leather Hookah Base

Lucknow, India
18th century

height: 20.2cm, diameter of base: 14.8cm, weight: 611g

Provenance

UK art market

6139

Colonial Silver-Mounted Coconut Cup

probably Colonial Sri Lanka
18th century

height: 12cm, diameter: 11cm weight: 167g

Provenance

UK art market

9038

Rare, Large Pair of Swahili Coast Silver Ear Plugs for Musk Perfume

Swahili Coast, probably Lamu & Pate Islands
19th-early 20th century

diameter: 6cm, thickness: 2.5cm, combined weight (of silver): 68g

Reserved

Provenance

UK art market

7055

Qajar Bird Hunting Whistle & Carved Wooden Gem-Set Case

Persia (Iran)
19th century

length: 16.5cm, weight: 58g

Provenance

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

4274

Woman’s Iron Pubic Cover (Cache Sexe)

Kirdi and Matakam People, North Cameroon
19th-early 20th century

length: 37.5cm

Provenance

private collection, UK

6838

Three Rare Tibetan Long Tobacco Pipes

Tibet
circa 18th century

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

Provenance

Trevor Barton Collection of Pipes, London, UK.