Southeast Asian and early Chinese ceramics by Abhaya Asian Art Abhaya Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre AD 1000 item #1450709 (stock #7132)
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$800.00
Exceptionally rare strand of hand carved amethyst beads. These are excavated pieces and date to circa 500CE (possibly earlier), classical Anuradhapura period. These are strung on nylon monofilament line with gold washed silver spacer beads. There are a wide variety of shapes and shades of amethyst, please view enlargements. L: 62cm/28in. 74 grams. See last enlargement for scale. Free shipping.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449603 (stock #7091)
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$200.00
Lovely lime container, circa 19th century, copper with ornate brass fitted hinges in good working order! H: 12.7/ 5in x W: 8.2cm/3.2in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449545 (stock #7085)
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$325.00
Fine antique Sri Lankan gold washed silver beaded necklace. Circa 19th century. Most of the gold plate is still intact with nice large beads. Total length:. 63.6cm/24in. Large beads are D: 2cm/0.8in and small beads are D: 0.5cm/0.2in. Total weight 76 grams. Free shipping via Hong Registered mail
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449544 (stock #7084)
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$240.00
Good strand of silver round and small geometric shaped beads, some with traces of gold wash. Circa 19th century. Length 50.4cm/19.8in. The small beads are D: 4mm to 5mm, medium beads D: 1.1cm/0.43in and largest silver bead D: 1.3cm/0.5in. Free shipping via Hong Kong registered airmail. Total weight 33 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449497 (stock #7082)
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$250.00
Exquisite antique silver necklace, circa 19th century. Each tiny bead is hand folded into a geometrical shape. I doubt if this kind of craftsman ship can be done today. The hexagonal pendant opens up into a “secret” box. Total Length: 87cm/34.3in. Small bead diameters are: 1mm-2mm/.04in-.08in. Total weight 60 grams. Free shipping via Hong Registered Airmail
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449316 (stock #7097)
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$200.00
Quirky wood low meditation, seat carved in the shape of a lingam and yoni (see underside), they symbolize "indivisible two-in-oneness of male and female, the passive space and active time from which all life originates". This is from Sri Lanka and is worn with age. L: 46.5cm/17.9in and W: 29.5cm/11.6in, and H: 4.5cm/1.8in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449182 (stock #7092)
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$300.00
Beautiful old Sri Lanka Buddha “flame” from the cultural heartland of Kandy, carved from Jack fruit wood, minor pigment loss and one small chip. Last time I was in Sri Lanka 6 years ago these were impossible to find, I acquired this from a French expat who lived there 30 years ago. H: 24cm/16.2in and W: 26cm/10in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449548 (stock #7086)
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Unusual strand of gold washed silver square beads with some filigree workmanship. Circa 19th century. The two beads at the ends of the strand have the little “finials” knocked off. Total length: 46cm/18in, square beads are 1.5cm x 1.1cm (0.6in x 0.43in). Smaller beads D: 2mm-5mm. Total weight 43 grams. Free shipping via Hong Kong Registered Airmail.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449480 (stock #7080)
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Beautiful gold washed silver beads circa 19th century from Kandy. Some of the beads has the gilt rubbed off, but the silver has beautiful original near black patina typical of of old high content silver. Total L: 53cm/20in. Large central bead D: 3.3cm/1.3in, the rest of the beads range smallest to largest D: 0.5cm/0.2in to 0.5.in
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449433 (stock #7079)
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Ensemble of mixed style of antique gold washed silver and silver beads Kandy style, Sri Lanka circa 19th century. Total length. 52.8cm/20in. Total weight 66 grams. Large central bead is D: 1.7cm/.66in. The rest of the beads range from .05cm/0.19in to 1.1cm/0.43in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1900 item #1449317 (stock #7078)
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Elegant Oval circa 19th century Sri Lanka repoussé and chased large copper box depicting a scene from Sarnath “Deer Park” where Buddha first taught the Dharma. Exceptional condition without dents, but possible old repair to hinge. L: 24cm/9.4in x H: 10cm/4in x W: 14.8cm/5.8in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Sri Lanka : Pre 1920 item #1449274 (stock #7095)
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Old Ceylonese filigree gilt silver necklace (vermeil), very fine condition. Acquired in Kandy in the 1990s. Length: 91cm/36in. Bead diameters range from 1.9cm/.74in (largest) to 0.6cm/0.23in~ total weight =105 grams. Free shipping via HK registered airmail.