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
Tibet
54 mm x 44 mm

Thursday, 12 November 2015




Lion Mandala Thokcha
Tibet
76 mm












Antique Bronze Spoon
Tibet
120 mm x 30 mm

Tuesday, 10 November 2015




Antique Astrological Melong Amulets
Tibet

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