19thC Burmese Buddha sculpture. This charming sculpture has a folk art look and is constructed of wood with a heavy lacquer layer inlayed with coloured glass and gilded. Some nice old termite damage to the base. From a French Collection. Size 30cm tall Price £385 with Free Uk Shipping.
A Silver Plated Mounted Double Horn Presentation Centrepiece, the two horns suspending a cylindrical case, engraved “Presented to Their Excellences Sir Gordon and Lady Whitteridge by the Burma Britain Association Rancoon 17 July 1965″, containing a headed note bearing thirteen signatures and another explaining the Burmese inscription, mounted on wooden plinth base with an applied […]
Fine Anglo Burmese Carved 19thC Rosewood Davenport Desk. We like to offer the unusual and this certainly is one of those items. Profusely hand carved from solid Rosewood all over even the back with People,Animals & Floral decoration.The door on the side unlocks to reveal four draws. The writting slope lifts to reveal two drawers […]
Well sculpted 17th – 18thC [second Ava period] Bronze Ava Buddha with some fine hand worked detail. Nice original green brown buriel patination and good poise make this a fine collectors example. Purchased in the Uk from a Dorset family. Size 168mm Tall Price £485 with Free Uk/Eu shipping.SOLD
Good Burmese 19thC Pali manuscript, Kammavaca. Made by scratching the characters into the surface of the palm leaf and rubbing a black pigment into the scratch. They contain instructions on monastic life and sutras from Buddha. The 70 page manuscript has characters on both sides of each page. It has then been bound on both […]
19thc Gilded and carved back section of a shrine which has been converted into a decorative mirror. A stunning interior item with a small shelf on the bottom edge.Small glass sections of inlay just finish this item. Size 134cm Tall Price £595 Collection only or local delivery.
Late 19th Burmese Gilded Buddhist House Shrine with coloured glass mirror inlay. These wonderfull decorative house shrines are used by the native people for prayer / worship and have a door to place your Buddha inside. Why not buy a Buddha to go inside. This item was from the Cheng Huan Collection removed from Stockton […]
16th-17thC Bronze Ava Buddha of seated form on high altar. Good original age patination verdigris and lacquer with a nice amount of gold gilding still visable,making this antique Buddha so appealing to the specialist collector. A fine antique example from a British collection we have just purchased. Size 138mm Tall Price £500 with Free Uk/Eu […]
Late 18thC Carved Wooden Seated Mon Buddha finished in Black Lacquer and Small Glass jewells. There is a relic niche in the back of the high altar and this sculpture would have once taken pride of place in a family pagoda or house shrine back in colonial days .A fine antique example from a British […]
A good well carved hardwood seated 19thC Shan Buddha finished in Red/Brown lacquer with expected ware. A realy nice face with downword looking eyes and a slight smile. Fine antique sculpture from a British collection we have just purchased. Note, the ushnisha on top of the head was not straight when the picture was taken. […]