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    • Cowboy on Horseback

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    • Cowboy on Horseback Curious piece in that is was either copied from 97.80 or modified by the same manufacturer. The floral decoration on the base is flatter and while the figure on horseback is in the same position, right arm upraised, the feet...
    • 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.
    • Untitled

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    • Untitled, 12"" x 9"", oil on board note: date range is set as 1991 being the late date because that is when the piece was acquired by the collectors Mr. and Mrs. Bible. The painting would have been done sometime before 1991.
    • Slim

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    • Slim, 18"" x 24"", etching, singed by the artist, and numbered 84/150 note: Year Range was set at 1980 because 1980 was when Mr. and Mrs. Bible purchased the piece so it would have been created some time before 1980
    • Waiting for the Train to Nowhere

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    • Waiting for the Train to Nowhere, 22"" x 14"", watercolor note: the ending date for the year range was placed at 1973, the year the piece was purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Bible. The piece would have been made sometime during or before 1973.
    • Opium Pipe

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    • Opium pipe, with carved horn stem and heavy cast silver mounts, with ivory mouth piece and ends, one ivory end piece missing.
    • Jadeite wedding bowl

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    • Jadeite wedding bowl and carved wooden stand. Auspicious plant symbols of prunus, bamboo and orchid decorate this light green piece.
    • Jade carving of multiple Chinese symbols

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    • Jade carving with multiple symbols. Interwoven in this white jade piece are the peach (identified with longevity), the bat (signifying happiness), the 'Fo Shou' or citron (depicting Buddha's hands), and the pomegranate (symbol for fertility). On...
    • Water vessel (Yi)

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    • The Yi is a vessel thought to hold water used in ritual hand-washing. This piece has a semi-zoomorphic form with four typical Zhou designs on the legs. The handle has a 2-horned spined creature with a curved tail. There is an inscription inside the...
    • Nephrite jade Garuda

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    • Garuda is a legendary man-bird creature primarily associated as a charger for the Hindu deity Vishnu. The Garuda is familiar not only in Indian lore but througout Southeast Asia. This jade piece shows the hands of Garuda in namasta position...
    • Drum (Gendang rebana)

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    • This Gendang (a rope-tension drum) is a family heritage piece that dates from the first decade of the 20th century. It has a body made from thatch palm trunk (rumbia) with rattan for lacings. The drum-head is a goat skin. The Gendang drum is used...
    • Thangka of Avalokitesvara

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    • Painting on canvas. A central, standing figure of eleven-headed Avalokitesvara with eight arms. Seven attending, seated deities. The five deities above the standing figure are of the five seated primordial Buddhas. A rustic type thangka mounted on...
    • Flute (Been or Punji)

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    • The been (also known as Punji) is a snake charmer's flute. The hypnotic, almost eerie quality of sound is produced from 2 vibrating reeds. An extension at one end is for the mouth piece. At the other end are two pipes inserted into the gourd, one...
    • Korean woman's jacket

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    • Red robe with black medallions and longevity symbols; has warm beige brocade lining. (It appears, according to Dr. Banks, that a neck piece might be missing.) Machine embroidery of floral and leaf designs on the inside facing for the front edge...
    • Partial silk sari

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    • Partial silk sari. Red silk with woven pattern in silver metallic thread. Repeat pattern of crested bird with blue eye thoughout body of piece. Five inch border on bottom has three rows of green geometric pattern with two rows of silver and yellow...
    • Silk altar cloth painting

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    • Framed Indian silk altar cloth painting. Eight gopis (cow-herding girls) surround the blue-faced Hindu god Krishna as they begin to dance in a grove of trees that stand next to a lotus filled pond. Painted in green, gold, gray and peach. This...

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