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Catalogue no. 25:
Christmas Special 2019 - Catalogue no. 25
Christmas Special 2019
Catalogue no. 25


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The Kids VI - Catalogue no. 24
The Kids VI
Catalogue no. 24

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T20-01
T20-01

T20-01
Heavy foldable tattoo needle
Burma, Shan-States, 19th century


From an old collection we acquired this rare, heavy foldable tattoo needle in perfect condition and excellent quality with only minor wear.
The tube showing in one of the images is just used to protect the tip of the needle and doesn't belong to the original tattoo set.
Remnants of ink between the blades

weight: 75 grams
height: 175 mm / 6.9 in

Price (inclusive custom-made stand):
Euro 460 (incl. 19 % VAT, plus packing and shipment)



16-1-19
No. 16-1-19
16-1-19
Expressive Qilin or "Xiezhi" dragon-like bronze figure,
Ming / early Qing Dynasty

Solidly cast, this miniature sculpture of a mythical unicorn creature is finely carved with rich details. Probably it was used as a paper weight or brush rest on a scholar's desk.
One foreleg partly broken and lost, other leg with crack. Impressive brownish golden bronze patina.

dimensions: 37 mm x 15 mm x 37 mm
weight: 43.5 g

Price: Euro 620 (incl. 19 % VAT, plus packing and shipment)


J19-01
No. J19-01

J19-01
Vintage Necklace, Naga people, India or Burma (Myanmar),Tribal jewelry art


Tribal necklace made of twisted brass, brass discs and beads with a facetted center piece (material not identifiable).
Origin: Nagaland - northeastern part of India / northwestern Burma (Myanmar).
condition: excellent

weights: 69 g
length: 520 mm / 20.47 in
provenance: German art market

Price: Euro 125
(incl. 19 % VAT, plus packing and shipment)


A20-01
No. A20-01
A20-01
Small antique Hmong knife / dagger
Hmong, Golden Triangle, Laos, Thailand
19th/20th century


A small Hmong knife (e-nep type?) in good condition. Iron blade with some oxidization. The wooden hilt has a beautiful patina. Without scabbard.

length: 146 mm / 5.75 in

Price: Euro 145
(incl. 19 % VAT, plus packing and shipment)


M-11-01
No. M-11-01
M-11-01
Antique Moko drum
Alor archipelago, Indonesia
19th century


weight: 2,05 kg
height: 36 cm
diameter head: 20 cm
diameter bottom: 17 cm

Moko with animal decoration, body with some small cracks, crack across the tympanum

reference:
Günter Kuhn: Mokkos, 2nd edition 2003
Susanne Rodemeier: Im Tausch gebe ich Dir die Tochter meiner Schwester, 2009
Charles J. Opitz, An Ethnographic Study of Traditional Money, First Impressions Printing, 2000, p. 226

Price: Euro 595
(incl. 19 % VAT, plus packing and shipment)


A-12-05
No. A-12-05
A-12-05

Burial object, yellow ("golden") jade
Scorpio figurine with some weathering


weight mass: 60,1 g
length: 66 mm / 2,6 in

probably Hongshan culture
China, 4700 to 2900 BC.

Price: Euro 390
(incl. 19 % VAT, plus packing and shipment)


A-12-04
No. A-12-04
A-12-04

Burial object, green jade
mystical anthropomorphic (female) figurine


weight mass: 45,5 g
height: 66 mm / 2,6 in

probably Hongshan culture
China, 4700 to 2900 BC.

Price: Euro 340
(incl. 19 % VAT, plus packing and shipment)


L-13-01
No. L-13-01
L-13-01

Betel lime box, early 20th century, Laos


weight mass: 82 g
height: 90 mm / 3.5 in

Lime box with detailed traditional ornamental and floral design, rich brown patina, signs of use

Price: Euro 95
(incl. 19 % VAT, plus packing and shipment)


L-13-02
No. L-13-02
L-13-02

Betel lime box, 1st half 20th century, Laos


weight mass: 419 g
height: 142 mm / 5.6 in

Heavy, large and thick-walled lime box with traditional ornamental design, all signs of use, chain which connected body and lid already lost

Price: Euro 95
(incl. 19 % VAT, plus packing and shipment)




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