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    • Winter Crossing

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    • Winter Crossing covered wagon with five horses in front. Two figures sit in the wagon and a third figure leads the horses at the front of the piece. The wooden base is not attached to the bronze.
    • Five-tiered pleasure bat

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    • Carved ivory five-tiered pleasure boat with numerous human figures in various forms. The boat has an anchor with chain, roofed structure on top level, covered terrace with round roof supporting four flower baskets and two lanterns, and interior...
    • Bronze baluster shaped vase

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    • Bronze, baluster shaped vase, the surface patinated black and completely covered in geometric patterns interrupted by inlaid carnelian and oval cabochons; Signed by the artist.
    • Silk pleated skirt

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    • Silk pleated skirt. ""Horse-face Skirt"" - This woman's garment, made up of a pair of aprons, is of nomadic origin borrowed from the steppe people. This type of garment was constructed of two identical aprons, each consisting of a pleated panel...
    • Xylophone (Gangsa)

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    • Gangsa, an instrument from Indonesia used in a gamelan ensemble. Built with six metal bars over bamboo resonators. The frame is elaborately carved sahwa wood. On one side of the instrument a goat and monkey, mythical animals from Balinese legends,...
    • Minangkabau two-string fiddle and bow

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    • The thin-bowled wooden resonator is covered with water buffalo hide; on its back is carved a human face. The bone finger-board and peg box are ornamented with 7 varying bands of predominately triangular motif. At the top end of the finger-board is...
    • Pair of ancestor portraits

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    • Two ancestor portrait paintings on thin ""rice paper."" Both pictures depict elderly men richly dressed in colorful embroidered robes covered by coats with rank badges. One badge depicts a bird which signifies the owner has achieved a civil...
    • Han Dynasty watch tower

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    • Earthenware with copper lead glaze made of three well modeled sections that form a watch tower, rising from the middle of a circular, walled moat with standing and sitting geese in the moat and perched at the edge of the wide flat rim. The first...
    • Figure of Palden Lhamo

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    • Palden Lhamo in bronze and covered in gilt, astride a mule. In Buddhism, Lhamo is one of the Dharmapalas (wrathful deities and protectors of the faith) and the only female of the ""Eight Guardians of the Law."" She is considered to be a special...
    • Ritual Hand Drum (Dameru)

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    • The folk-type dameru is made of two wooden bowl shapes. The bases of the bowls are connected and the open 'faces' which form the outer sides of this hand drum are covered with hide. Two thongs with knotted weights are attached and these hit against...
    • Figure of Sitatara

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    • Sitatara,a female Bodhisattva in Mahayana Buddhism, made of bronze covered in gilt. She has 7 eyes (2 regular ones plus an eye on the forehead (urna) and eyes on the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet). She is seated in a position of...
    • Persian Kashan Rug

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    • Pile carpet: Kashan. Ivory cotton warp and light blue cotton weft. Wool pile with asymetric knots. . Made in rose, brick, dark red, light blue, medium blue, navy, ivory pale green, orange, olive and tan. Center medallion with large pendants on...
    • Tea-dust glazed bottle vase

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    • Teadust-glazed bottle vase raised on a circular foot, with a compressed globular body below a cylindrical neck and covered with a rich finely speckled olive and brown glaze.
    • Miniature painting on rice paper

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    • Miniature painting on rice paper. A prisoner is dressed in white pants gathered at the lower leg that are covered by a full length blue robe tied at the waist with a long pink sash. He stands with one leg raised as he looks back at his guard. His...
    • Covered jar with four loop ears

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    • Well and delicately built jar with flat lid, designed with three carved bands on the shoulder where loop ears are located in very pale celadon with yellow hue of qing pai glaze over stoneware. It is glazed to the foot rim.
    • Wood carving of an attendant

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    • Lacquered carving, perhaps teak. of an attendant holding a covered box and wearing a tightly fitted head covering. Figure is well carved with an expressive face and flowing drapery in his garment. The black, gold, red and white lacquer has peeled...

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