Resist-dyed cotton in white and indigo, with three fans mon.
Sawasa is metalware in black and gold made primarily for the Dutch expat community in Asia.
Made of brass and bronze, now deeply patinated.
Complete with key, inside divider and four silver containers.
Mounted on a custom hardwood stand
Made of carved wood with metal inlays for eyes and mouth.
Carved with typically Dayak aso "dog dragon" motifs.
For holding and protecting important documents.
With scenes of pine trees and three drawers.
Old 19th century piece with a nice smooth and dark patina.
A nice example with unusually fine lacquerwork and a monogram in the lid.
In black and gold urushi lacquer, with fine mother-of-pearl inlays with aquatic landscapes on both sides.
Forged iron, swiveled stirrups with an entirely beaded frame and openwork platforms.
This kind of fine work is typical for Tibetan work of the 15th-16th centuries.
A charming Balinese keris holder in the form of Hanuman, the brave monkey king.
A what? Yes exactly. An extremely rare piece, the only example I am aware of in published collections at least.
Silk horse mask from the Xianbei ruled dynasty which ruled northern China from 386 to 534 A.D.
An enigmatic type of axe, this one probably from tribal north India.
Made of pasteboard, finely lacquered with roses and nightengales.
Very rare subtype of a Khond tribal axe with double points.