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Auction 2837T

September 10, 2015 12:00PM
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September 21, 2015 12:00PM

09-10-2015 09-21-2015

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Painting of a Procession with an Elephant

Painting of a Procession with an Elephant

Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$123$100

Painting of a Procession with an Elephant, India, 20th century, watercolor and gold on paper, depicting an elephant wearing a howdah and carrying a ruler and attendants, the elephant forming part of More ...

Painting of a Royal Procession

Painting of a Royal Procession

Lot:
1002
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Painting of a Royal Procession, India, 19th century, watercolor and gold on silk, depicting a large palace overlooking the water, with many figures in the courtyard below including a ruler riding an More ...

Two Mughal Paintings

Two Mughal Paintings

Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$215$175

Two Mughal Paintings, India, 20th century, each depicting a durbar scene in a walled garden with a presiding ruler seated on a podium and visitors in a queue, bordered with floral and foliate More ...

Two Folios of Miniature Paintings

Two Folios of Miniature Paintings

Lot:
1004
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Two Folios of Miniature Paintings, India, 20th century, printed with watercolor and gold on paper, one painting depicting a seated ruler drinking from a cup, wearing a red angarkha, a panel of More ...

Pair of Cast Bronze Deer with Antlers

Pair of Cast Bronze Deer with Antlers

Lot:
1005
Sold for:
$431$350

Pair of Cast Bronze Deer with Antlers, India, 19th/20th century, seated with one foreleg outstretched and the other folded, looking straight ahead, each caparisoned with an ornate saddle and More ...

Two Miniature Paintings

Two Miniature Paintings

Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Miniature Paintings, one Persia, 19th century, depicting two gentlemen and two ladies drawing water from a well in a grove of trees filled with birds, ink and color on paper, framed and glazed, More ...

Silver Bracelet

Silver Bracelet

Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$185$150

Silver Bracelet, Persia, open circular hoop terminating in stylized serpent heads, with incised scales at the necks, dia. 2 5/8 in. Provenance: Formerly in the John Woodman Higgins Armory More ...

Silver Armlet

Silver Armlet

Lot:
1008
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Silver Armlet, Persia, 1200-1600s BC style, open oval hoop tapering at the ends, terminating in the findings for a clasp, the ends covered with a separate piece of hollow metal, decorated with More ...

Silver Talisman Pendant

Silver Talisman Pendant

Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$431$350

Silver Talisman Pendant, Persia, square with a lobed arch topped with a loophole, decorated with chased birds, a rider on horseback on the reverse and various symbols and characters on the sides, More ...

Bronze Flat Pin

Bronze Flat Pin

Lot:
1010
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Bronze Flat Pin, Persia, the large circular head decorated with a five-petaled flower motif and six raised circles, all surrounded by smaller raised circles and supported by a flat pressed joint More ...

Pair of Terra-cotta Wall Mounts

Pair of Terra-cotta Wall Mounts

Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$215$175

Pair of Terra-cotta Wall Mounts, eastern India, possibly Gupta Period (320 to 550 CE), each depicting a Yaksi in relief, 6 3/8 x 7 3/8 x 3 1/4 in. More ...

Blue and White Earthenware Tile

Blue and White Earthenware Tile

Lot:
1012
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Blue and White Earthenware Tile, India, Northwest region of Surat, 19th century, pointed dome-shape, decorated with a floral design in the center bordered with two bands of foliate and floral motifs More ...

Two Pairs of Carved Architectural Elements

Two Pairs of Carved Architectural Elements

Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$400$325

Two Pairs of Carved Architectural Elements, India, each depicting a rearing leogryph with its forelegs raised above a legendary elephant, to 19 x 26 in. More ...

Two Pairs of Carved Architectural Elements and Three Small Tables

Two Pairs of Carved Architectural Elements and Three Small Tables

Lot:
1014
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Two Pairs of Carved Architectural Elements and Three Small Tables, India, each element depicting a rearing leogryph with its forelegs raised above a legendary elephant, to 23 1/2 x 12 1/2; and three More ...

Two Pairs of Carved Architectural Elements

Two Pairs of Carved Architectural Elements

Lot:
1015
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Pairs of Carved Architectural Elements, India, each depicting a rearing leogryph gnawing on a palmette branch, partially painted, ht. to 20 in. More ...

Three Carved Architectural Elements

Three Carved Architectural Elements

Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$461$375

Three Carved Architectural Elements, India, a pair depicting three mythical animals each with a legendary bird on top; and one depicting a horse rider with a figure defeated under his horse, ht. to More ...

Glazed Ceramic Plate

Glazed Ceramic Plate

Lot:
1017
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Glazed Ceramic Plate, Iran, 20th century, with Islamic calligraphy in a circle surrounded by a radial floral design, a floral and foliate band around the rim, in underglaze blue, dia. 9 in. More ...

Shrine

Shrine

Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Shrine, Tibet, possibly 18th century, polychrome pigments on wood, rectangular with a tri-lobed arch, with ten Buddhas and deities each residing in a niche, originally fitted with a pair of doors, More ...

Tibetan Document Box

Tibetan Document Box

Lot:
1019
Sold for:
$123$100

Tibetan Document Box, Tibet, 20th century, the front depicting an elephant wearing a tiger skin draped over its body, in a foliated cartouche, polychrome on wood, 10 1/4 x 15 3/4 x 9 1/4 in. More ...

Gilt-lacquered Bronze Buddha Statue

Gilt-lacquered Bronze Buddha Statue

Lot:
1020
Sold for:
$861$700

Gilt-lacquered Bronze Buddha Statue, Thailand, late 19th century, Rattanakosin style, seated cross-legged in dhyanasana with his right hands in bhumisparsa mudra, his head without ushnisha, dressed More ...

Covered Wood Storage Box

Covered Wood Storage Box

Lot:
1021
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Covered Wood Storage Box, Tibet, metal lock on front, ring fittings on back, the front painted with a tiger skin-inspired design in a rectangular panel and foliate scroll designs in wedge-shape More ...

Bench Table with Hinged Cover

Bench Table with Hinged Cover

Lot:
1022
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Bench Table with Hinged Cover, Tibet, sectioned with bordered bands, painted on wood with the front decorated with a dragon-and-phoenix design against a red ground and a ball on the two sides, plain More ...

Cloisonne Covered Bowl and Vase

Cloisonne Covered Bowl and Vase

Lot:
1023
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Cloisonne Covered Bowl and Vase, China and Japan, the bowl, compressed globular shape, resting on a raised foot, slightly domed cover with a knop, decorated with a bird-and flower design against a More ...

Cloisonne Covered Chalice

Cloisonne Covered Chalice

Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$185$150

Cloisonne Covered Chalice, China, decorated with floral spray designs against a black ground with trellis, scrolls, and swirls, divided with patterned bands, the domed cover with a lotus knop, ht. 8 More ...

Cloisonne Covered Bowl

Cloisonne Covered Bowl

Lot:
1025
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Cloisonne Covered Bowl, Japan, 20th century, globular, resting on three short foot, decorated with auspicious animals and emblems in two sections divided with two geometric bands, a floral circular More ...

Cloisonne Gilt-copper Clock

Cloisonne Gilt-copper Clock

Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$523$425

Cloisonne Gilt-copper Clock, China, 19th century, with a square cloisonne base mounted on four winged mythical bird feet, the round watch enclosed in a carved roundel decorated with palmette scrolls More ...

Cloisonne Vase

Cloisonne Vase

Lot:
1027
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Cloisonne Vase, China, baluster-shape with waisted neck and bottom, flared rim, resting on a short raised foot, decorated with floral and foliate scrolls of lotuses against a light blue ground, More ...

Four Cloisonne Vases

Four Cloisonne Vases

Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$123$100

Four Cloisonne Vases, China and Japan, late 19th/20th century, all of baluster form, one decorated with a pair of dragons facing each other with a pearl between them, on a black ground inlaid with More ...

Pair of Cloisonne Vases

Pair of Cloisonne Vases

Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$185$150

Pair of Cloisonne Vases, China, 20th century, four-lobed baluster-shape, with a waisted neck, flaring rim, and resting on a splayed stem foot, decorated with a millefleurs design in three sections More ...

Cloisonne Covered Jar and Cloisonne Vase

Cloisonne Covered Jar and Cloisonne Vase

Lot:
1030
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Cloisonne Covered Jar and Cloisonne Vase, a cloisonne covered jar, Japan, 19th/20th century, squat round body decorated with floral roundels depicting chrysanthemums on a black and gold swirled More ...