Sawasa is metalware in black and gold made primarily for the Dutch expat community in Asia.
A rare early dish meant for a Christian market.
Complete with key, inside divider and four silver containers.
A nice example with unusually fine lacquerwork and a monogram in the lid.
Made of pasteboard, finely lacquered with roses and nightengales.
With fine chiseled decoration and largely intact koftgari.
With lacquered shaft. Previously sold at Sotheby's in 1985.
Constructed out of dense hardwood and with fine mother-of-pearl inlays in the Vietnamese fashion.
This very well-made box is entirely made of wootz steel.