NEW ITEMS FOR NOVEMBER 2023

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Included are items from India, China, Tibet, Nepal, Bhutan, Thailand, Ottoman empire, Afghanistan, Central Asia, Peru, Morocco, New Zealand, Mali, Burkina Faso & Sierra Leone.

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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

9417

Courtly Mughal Carnelian Kohl or Scent Flask with Gold Mounts

Mughal, Northern India
circa 1700

height: 7.5cm, width: 3.1cm, weight: 25g

Sold

Provenance

private collection, London, UK

7124

Superb Vizagapatam Ebony Box overlaid with Tortoiseshell & Etched Ivory Veneer with Silver Mounts

Vizagapatam, India
circa 1750

height: 8.8cm, width: 27.9cm, depth: 19cm, weight: 1,650g

Provenance

private collection, England.

8911

Ottoman Syrian Silver & Coral Cuff Bracelet

Ottoman Syria or Anatolia, Turkey
19th century

length: 7.8cm, diameter: approximately 7cm, weight: 192g

Provenance

UK art market

9371

Extremely Rare Himachal Pradesh Solid Silver Garuda with Articulated Lotus-Form Container

Himachal Pradesh, Northern India
18th century

height: 40.5cm, diameter of the base: 8.7cm, weight: 1,672g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9302

Naga Necklace with Dark-Blue Trade Beads

Naga People, Western Burma & North-eastern India
early 20th century

circumference: approximately 66cm, weight: 287g

Provenance

private collection, US

9418

Indian Set of Six Enamelled Gold Buttons

Jaipur, North India
19th century

diameter: 1.5cm, combined weight: 14g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9188

Nepalese Inscribed Brass Lamp with Aristocratic Patron Devotee Figures

Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
early 20th century

height: 15.3cm, width: 28.1cm, depth: approximately 17cm, weight: 2,602g

Provenance

UK art market

9296

Moroccan Niello & Enamel Silver Bracelet

Berber people, Central Anti-Atlas, Southern Morocco, possibly the Tagmout region
circa 1930

internal diameter: approximately 6cm, weight: 70g

Provenance

private collection, US

9379

Tibetan Large Round Silver Ga’u set with Turquoise

Western Tibet
19th century

diameter: approximately 12cm, depth: 3.7cm, weight: 250g

Provenance

private collection, London, UK

9297

Moroccan Silver Niello Cuff Bracelet with ‘Frog’ Motifs

Berber people, Central Anti-Atlas, Southern Morocco, possibly the Irherm region
19th century

internal diameter: approximately 5.3cm, weight: 65g

Provenance

private collection, US

9314

Indian Silver Gajredar Bracelet

Rajasthan, India
19th–early 20th century

internal diameter: approximately 4.5cm, thickness: 2.2cm, weight: 341g

Provenance

private collection, US

9387

Nepalese Gem-Inlaid Gilded Votive Plaque

Newar People, Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
18th century

diameter: 36.8cm, weight: 1,606g

Provenance

UK art market

9316

Indian Cast Silver ‘Rope’ Anklet or Bracelet

Gujarat, India
early 20th century

internal diameter: approximately 5.5cm, thickness: 4.8cm, weight: 300g

Provenance

private collection, US

9320

Gujurat-Omani-Zanzibar Part-Gilt Silver Necklace & Talismanic Pendant

Western India, Zanzibar or Oman
circa 1900

width of pendant: 11.6cm, length of chain: 97cm, overall weight: 419g

Provenance

UK art market

9375

Dogon Copper-Alloy Seated Figure

Dogon People, Mali, probably Jenne region
16th-19th century

height: 8cm, width: 4.1cm, weight: 154g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9376

Rare Dogon Brass Talismanic Pendant Showing Five Ancestor Figures

Burkina Faso or Mali
circa 19th century

height: 7.3cm, width: 10.8cm, weight: 153g

Provenance

UK art market

9378

Large Tibetan Silver Ga’u set with Turquoise & Coral (with Display Stand)

Western Tibet
19th century

length: 12.4cm, width: 9.2cm, depth: 2.5cm, weight: 158g

Provenance

private collection, London, UK

9381

Large, Tibetan Silver & Turquoise Hair Bead Pendant (with Display Stand)

Central Tibet
18th-19th century

length: 13.5cm, width: 6.8cm, thickness: 2.9cm, weight: 133g

Provenance

private collection, London, UK

8892

China-Trade Painting of Pagoda Island, Min River, Fuzhou

China
circa 1850

height: 37.4cm, width: 53cm; height (with frame): 41.3cm, width (with frame): 56.8cm

Provenance

UK art market

9415

Thai Rattanakosin Part-Gilded Bronze Image of Nandi

Thailand, probably Bangkok
Rattanakosin period, 19th century

height: 21.2cm, length: approximately 25.5cm, depth: 8.2cm, weight: 1,818g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9416

Nepalese or North Indian Rock Crystal Ganesh

Nepal or Northern India
circa 18th century

height: 11.7cm, width: 6.4cm, depth: 6cm, weight: 575g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9380

Tibetan Large Silver Ga’u with Turquoise (& Display Stand)

Western Tibet
19th-early 20th century

height: 15.6cm, width: 10.4cm, depth: 3.6cm, weight: 277g

Provenance

private collection, London, UK

9364

Colonial Spanish Peruvian Silver Crucifix

Spanish Colonial Peru
circa 1800

length: 16.2cm, width: 11.1cm, weight: 138g

Provenance

UK art market

9095

South Indian Bronze Vishnu

South India
18th century

height: 13.5cm

Sold

Provenance

private collection, London, UK

9225

Tibetan Brass Zodiac Tokcha

Tibet
circa 16th century

height: 5.5cm

Sold

Provenance

private collection, UK

6917

Bhutanese Silver Cloak Pin with Turquoise

Bhutan
circa 1900

diameter: 8.6cm, weight: 39g

Sold

Provenance

private collection, Germany

9227

Mandingo Leather-Clad Man’s Hat

Mandingo or Mandinka people, West Africa, including Sierra Leone or Liberia
20th century

height: approximately 22cm, diameter: approximately 32cm, weight: 421g

Provenance

UK art market

9123

Maori Small Hei-Tiki Greenstone Pendant

Maori People, New Zealand
early 20th century

length: 4.7cm, width: 3cm, weight: 17g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

9212

Extremely Miniature Bronze Durga slaying Mahishasura

Nepal and possibly India
circa 18th century

height: 3.2cm, width: 2.1cm, weight: 25g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

8993

Pair of Turkoman High-Grade Silver Bracelets

Turkoman people, Northern Afghanistan
19th century

length: 7.8cm, internal diameter (widest): approximately 6.5cm, combined weight: 236g

Provenance

UK art market

Selected, Fine Items from Previous Catalogues

9081

Rare Southeast Asian (Batavian) or Chinese Parcel-Gilt Wine Ewer

Southeast Asia, possibly Batavia, or China
circa 1680-1750

height: 17cm, length (from handle to spout): 15cm, weight: 415g

Provenance

UK art market; Sotheby's New York

8907

Balinese Carved Wooden Pillar Base (Sendi Tugeh) Carved with Eye Ball Motifs

Bali, Indonesia
19th-early 20th century

height: 51.5cm, width: 27cm

Provenance

UK art market

3733

Ovimbundu Female Head Privilege Sceptre

Ovimbundu People, Angola
circa 1930

length: 56cm

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

6697

Magnificent & Large Sri Lankan Cobra Demon (Maha Raksa) Dance Mask

Sinhala people, Coastal Sri Lanka
19th century

height: approximately 79cm (without stand), width: 62cm

Provenance

UK art market

8654

East Java Gold Conch Ear Ornament inset with Red Stones

East Java, Indonesia
Late Classic or Majapahit Period, 14th-15th century

length: 2.2cm, width: 1.7cm, weight: 4.72g

Provenance

Estate Collection of Tom White MBE, a former UK diplomat who served in Southeast Asia in the 1960s & 1970s.

5632

Central Asian Gourd Container with Silver Mounts for Snuff Tobacco

Turkestan, Central Asia
19th century

length: 16.4cm, weight: 83g

Provenance

private collection, UK.

8974

Japanese Shingon Sect Gilded Copper Dharma Wheel (Rinbo)

Japan
13th century, Kamakura period (1185–1333)

diameter: 11.2cm, weight: 234g

Sold

Provenance

private collection, UK

9006

Straits Chinese Beaded Wedding Slippers

Straits or Peranakan Chinese, Straits Settlements, probably Malacca, Malaysia/Singapore
circa 1880

length: 25cm, width: approximately 8cm, combined weight: 108g

Provenance

UK art market

8900

Thai Ayutthaya Gold Amulet Holder set with Rubies & Emeralds (Takrut)

Ayutthaya, Thailand
18th century or earlier

length: 8.5cm, depth: 1.8cm, weight: 50g

Sold

Provenance

UK art market

6611

Portuguese-Thai Lacquered Box with Braganza Cross Mother-of-Pearl & Glass Inlay

Thailand, probably Ayutthaya, & Portugal
17th-18th century

length: 26.6cm, depth: 14.8cm, height: 13.2cm, weight: 936g

Sold

Provenance

Portuguese art market

9294

Exceptionally Rare Naga Headhunter’s Necklace with Five-Heads & Buffalo

Naga People, Burma/India
early 20th century

circumference: approximately 65.5cm, length of brass pendant: 16.7cm, weight: 205g

Provenance

private collection, US