Friday, 9 September 2016

Antique Vajra or Dorje Thokcha
4.2 inches x 1.1 inches

Friday, 27 May 2016

Self Arisen (Rangjung) Tara
Pharping, Nepal

Guru Rinpoche day
May 2016.

Friday, 18 March 2016

Lion Thokcha 
70 mm x 62 mm

Circular Thokcha
52 mm

Male Figure Thokcha
44 mm x 14 mm

Monday, 7 March 2016

Vajra or Dorje Thokcha
28.5 mm x 10 mm

Vajra or Dorje Thokcha
68 mm x 17.5 mm

Early Bronze Tibetan Astrological Amulet
4.4 inches x 4.2 inches

Thursday, 18 February 2016

Large antique ritual Tibetan mirror
diameter 5.25 inches

Large antique ritual Tibetan mirror 
diameter 6.5 inches

Ritual Bone Apron Pendant in the
form of wrathful Vajrapani.
3.5 inches x 1.5 inches

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Buddha Thokcha
53 mm x 39 mm

Wednesday, 18 November 2015

Antique Padmasambhava Statue with
Mandarava and Yeshe Tsogyal

Tuesday, 17 November 2015

Double Vajra Thokcha
54 mm x 44 mm

Thursday, 12 November 2015

Lion Mandala Thokcha
76 mm

Antique Bronze Spoon
120 mm x 30 mm

Tuesday, 10 November 2015

Antique Astrological Melong Amulets

Thursday, 1 October 2015

Antique Tibetan Silver Belt Plaque
with Snow Lion & Dragon motif
215 mm x 90 mm

Monday, 28 September 2015

Antique Tibetan Gau
with engraved OM seed syllable 
63 mm x 67 mm

Friday, 25 September 2015

Large Ring or 'Beaded Circlet' Thokcha
50 mm diameter

Tuesday, 11 August 2015

A Mechag or Chuckmuck Tinder Pouch with Flint Striker
see Chuckmuck article here

A complete set including the chatelaine can be seen
on the British Museum website.

Monday, 3 August 2015

Small Standing Kubera 
or Black Dzambhala
Gilded Bronze
height 2 inches

Antique Yellow Dzambhala Statue
height 2.3 inches

Sandalwood Vaishravana Statue
stamped with consecration seal
height 2.7 inches

Thursday, 23 July 2015

Antique painted clay statue of Thangtong Gyalpo
height 2.8 inches

Antique painted clay statue of Thangtong Gyalpo
height 2.4 inches

Antique painted clay statue of Thangtong Gyalpo
height 2.7 inches

Standing Achala Thokcha
(wielding a sword)
67 mm x 46 mm

Stylised Horse Thokcha
42 mm x 25 mm

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Various silver hair ornaments mounted with amber and turquoise. The largest piece on the right is inset with a more recent imitation turquoise cabachon and this replaces a piece that has long since been lost. The shape of the elongated silver pieces is reminiscent of a conch or chank shell, an important symbol of the Dharma.

Salween Vallley, North East of Lhasa
largest 4 inches x 2.6 inches