This kind of fine work is typical for Tibetan work of the 15th-16th centuries.
An iron weight that was attached to a long leather strap.
Consisting of an iron weight on a long leather strap.
Made of pasteboard, finely lacquered with roses and nightengales.
A flaming skull that was once part of the crown of a Tibetan oracle.
With fine chiseled decoration and largely intact koftgari.
With lacquered shaft. Previously sold at Sotheby's in 1985.
Executed in the Tibetan style, exhibiting dragons in foliage chasing flaming jewels.
With designs of four dragons in scrollwork around a "wish-granting-jewel"
This very well-made box is entirely made of wootz steel.