Thursday, 20 December 2012

Large 19th C Tibetan Gau or Portable Shrine.
Silver with Gilt Auspicious Symbols
Height 7 inches
width 5.5 inches
depth 2.25 inches

Ancient Zoomorphic Bronze
of a mythical horned beast.
South West Asia?
79 mm (length) x 59 mm (height)

Wednesday, 19 December 2012

Antique Iron Amitayus Statue
Faint traces of gilt remain
50 mm x 44 mm

Tuesday, 11 December 2012

Antique Mongolian Amulet box
with a painting of Vajrapani
53 mm x 38 mm

Thursday, 6 December 2012

Wednesday, 5 December 2012

65 mm x 56 mm

Mandala Thokcha
67 mm

Rare Antique Dorje Drollo Tsa Tsa
Framed with leather
90 mm x 70 mm

Triple Stupa Thokcha
41 mm x 39 mm

A very rare Naga-like Thokcha worn smooth from centuries of handling.
The back has been plugged with a relic pill.
71 mm x 30 mm

Horse & Rider Thokcha
59 mm x 47 mm

Crouching Lion Thokcha
23 mm x 11 mm

Lotus Fibula Thokcha
41 mm x 32 mm

Vase Thokcha
30 mm x 17 mm

Double Dragon Thokcha 
55 mm

Double Mandala Thokcha 
84 mm x 49 mm

Buckle Thokcha
63 mm x 48 mm

Mandala Thokcha - 43 mm

Thursday, 22 November 2012

Iron Phurba
Late 19th/Early 20th C
approx 8 inches

Antique Korlo Demchog or 
Chakrasamvara statue in Yab-Yum.
Height approx 7 inches

Thursday, 1 November 2012

Antiwue Tibetan gau inlaid with coral.
53 mm x 38 mm

Thursday, 11 October 2012



Antique Bönpo Tsakli Initiation Card

Displaying various auspicious symbols and including a Svastika or Swastika which means 'auspicious' in the Sanskrit language. It is called Yungdrung in the ancient Zhangzhung language of Western Tibet and means 'everlasting'. The left turning Svastika is the principal religious symbol of the Yungdrung Bön tradition.

Painted on hand made paper.
 Tibetan script on the reverse.
175 mm x 120 mm

Tuesday, 2 October 2012

Antique Vajra & Bell Rings