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Statues, Sculptures, Figures, Heads & Busts

19th Century Bronze Warrior, Asia

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Superb details in an older bronze. Perfect condition. Spear fits in right hand. Secured from an LA collector who claims the age is from the early 1800s. Perhaps Japanese. This is a museum quality piece. For the Serious Collector.

Alabaster Burmese Disciple Statue, Burma

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A recently excavated 18th Century Shan period disciple sitting on a wire/wood base. These statues are commonly found along the walls of temples. This is an authentic piece and very rare. . . . especially in this perfect condition. Charcoal or chalk were… Continue reading

Old Bronze Three Chinese Gods, China

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Detail: Rare and extremely fine quality castings. Check the detail on the robes, on the statue’s back and on the faces. I’ve had these in my private collection for many years. I acquired these from a collector who secured them from a Chinese family. That… Continue reading

Huge Jade Unicorn or Sin-you, China

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This is a huge, 78-pound stunning piece that is either a Chinese unicorn with styling from the Ming Dynasty or a Sin-you that is symbolic of justice and truth. Sin-you’s are mythological creatures from East Asia. Hand carved from nephrite and was in a private home… Continue reading

Soft Jade Foo Dogs / Lions on Pedestals, Pair from China

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Detail: A male and female pair of foo dogs / lions made of black jade-like (serpentine or omphacite) and white jade-like (nanyang or saussurite). Acquired from a group of craftsman a block away from Tiananmen Square in Beijing. These are hand carved and would make stunning bookends! Very sorry but this gorgeous pair of bookends has sold.

Wood Lions / Foo Dogs on Pedestals, Pair from China

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A male and female pair of foo dogs / lions with Ming Dynasty stylings. Likely mid-1900s. Hand carved from light weight wood, Pahudia or Monkeypod. Detailed and rich in color.

Blue / White Porcelain Kylins, Pair from China

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Detail: These are a stunning pair of porcelain statues. From China and fully hand painted. Circa the early to mid-1900s. Great detail. Kylins / Qilins / Kirins are part of ancient Chinese mythology. They bring luck and protection mainly to children. Also represent… Continue reading

Wooden Temple Hindu God Vishnu, India

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Detail: A rare and in museum quality condition, this piece of Hindu art is very old. According to an authority on Hindu art for the Dallas Asian Museum, this statue is estimated to be circa 960-1127 AD. It was from a Kashmir India temple. Pegs on top and bottom are… Continue reading

Old Investment Quality Jadeite Ram. Stand. China

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Very old carved ram with a foo dog lid and mahogany base. This is high quality hard jade. I bought this from a New Orleans family who possessed it for over 4 generations. I believe it is at least 100+ years old. Perfect condition. I love the veins of color… Continue reading

Huge Pair Porcelain Foo Dogs, China

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Detail: One male with the globe beneath its paw. One female with a pup under her paw and one climbing up her back. They are known for being guardians but also represent happiness. Sold as a pair. Perfect condition. Sorry, these pieces have sold.
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