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Antique Tin-Glazed Faience Canopic Jars. Clay. Stone. Set of four. Egypt

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    Canopic jars were used by the ancient Egyptians during the mummification process. Internal soft organs of the deceased to be mummified were stored in these jars . . . away from the body.   The jars had lids or stoppers shaped as the head of one… Continue reading

Pair of Wooden Deities, Burma

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From Burma, circa mid- to late-1800’s. Painted / stained wood with lacquer and gilding. Carved from a single block of wood with adornment of thin metal. Rare. Incense hole on small statue’s hands. On metal stands.   These are most likely from a temple… Continue reading
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