Antique 

  • Guayin is seated on a lotus throne while holding a child in his hands. Ming period (16th - 18th century). China. Gilt lacquered bronze. Height: 30cm.

  • Incense burner. 19th century. China. Bronze. Height: 34cm.

  • Buddha seated in bhumisparsha mudra on a double lotus throne. 18th century. Birma. Bronze. Height: 34cm.

  • Buddha standing in abhaya mudra on a lotus pedestal. 19th century. Bangkok. Bronze. Height: 45cm.

  • In Shiva's jatamukuta (hair do) you can see Ganga devi, a crescent moon and Naga raja (cobra). His third eye (trinetra) is depicted on his forehead. Shiva wears a big earring is his right ear. His neck is encircled with a second Naga raja (cobra). He wears a rudrakshamala (necklace) in his neck. His eyes are half open. 19th century. North India. Bronze....

  • A naked female with a smile, high bun hairstyle, huge earrings and a belt (kamarband) is positioned at ease. She is holdig a flower in her left hand. 3rd century B.C. Chandraketugarh, West Bengal, India. Terracotta. Height: 7cm.

  • A royal personage is seated on a chariot with two horses while holding the reins. He is wearing an unusual head ornament. The horses are decorated. 3rd century B.C. Chandraketugarh, West Bengal, India. Terracotta. Height: 15cm.

  • Lord Indra (god of rain) is holding a thunderbolt is his right hand while his left hand is stretched down. His left leg is bending. In the right bottom corner, figures are possibly in an adoration gesture. 3rd century B.C. Chandraketugarh, West Bengal, India. Terracotta. Height: 12cm.

  • A calm elephant is holding a palm tree in his trunk. 3rd century B.C. Chandraketugarh, West Bengal, India. Terracotta. Height: 6cm.

  • A manjushri figure is depicted in the top centre and is surrounded by 10 other deities. This tablet was carried by people on their journey for protection. 14th century. Tibet. Terracotta. Height: 7cm.

  • The vase is decorated with flowers and auspicious animals. This vase contained holy water in tempels. 19th century. North India. Bronze. Height: 34cm.

  • Guanyin is standing on a wooden lotus base. This Guanyin represents Avalokitesvara: the compassionate one who protects. He keeps negative spirits away. He is a soldier who is holding swords in both hands and carrying bow and arrows on his back. He is wearing a soldier uniform which contains a demon at the bottom which has a lotus in his mouth. 18th/19th...

  • A mahakala (protector) is holding his female counterpart (shakti). He is holding a sword, kettledrum, staff, trident, disk, bow and a demon's head. He is standing in Alidha asana on a lotus base while pressing demons with both legs. 19th century. Nepal. One piece carved ivory. Height: 20cm.

  • A highly decorated Shyamtara (green Tara) is seated on a double lotus throne while her right leg is resting on the lotus base and her left leg is bent towards her. Her right hand is in varada mudra and her left hand is in abhaya mudra. 19th century. Nepal. Carved one piece ivory. Height: 13cm.

  • The holy man is smiling and is wearing a kimono. He is positioned on a rock while holding flower branches in his right hand and a sickle and waterpot in his left hand. 18th century. Japan. Ivory. Height: 14.5cm.

  • A signed netsuke piece. 18th century. Japan. Ivory. Height: 6.5cm.

  • A man is resting peacefully on a huge shell. Reverse of this netsuke is a beautifully carved octopus. This piece is signed. 18th century. Japan. Ivory. Height: 5cm.

  • A rare piece because of the special carving. This piece is signed. 17th century. Japan. Ivory. Height: 5cm.

  • A monkey with a hat on his head. This piece is signed. 19th century. Japan. Ivory. Height: 5.5cm.

  • A highly decorated elephant with a coachman and carriage on top. Maharajas were carried in this fashion. 19th century. Rajasthan, India. One piece rock crystal. Height: 25cm.