Vietnam - Cham Kingdoms, 10th/11th century - published in "Gold treasures of the Cham Kingdoms from the Collection of Dr.Zelnik"
An exceptionel and unique pair of gold earrings from the Cham Kingdoms.
Date: 10th/11th century, late Tra Kieu style
Condition: good condition, see photo.
Size: H : 68 mm , L : 41 mm , 22 gr .
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At the centre of the crescent-shaped sickle sits a bull bordered by small granular beads , the cropped tip is adored by a whorl.
Underneath it , arranged in the shape of a cross, are five semi-precious stones - amethyst and garnet.
The pendant earrin'gs upper independent,semi-globular part too, is adorned by 5 semi-precious stones.
From the collection of Dr . Zelnik .Acquired by Dr.Zelnik in Paris,end 90's in Paris from the collection of a former EFEO /École Francaise d'Extreme Orient" employee
The pair of earrings are published in the book " Gold treasures of the Cham Kingdoms from the Collection of Dr.Zelnik" " Vol . 2 . pp . 58,59
The pair of earrings was exhibited in the "Zelnik István Southeast Asian Goldmuseum ' in Budapest, 2012-2015.
The Supplier warrants that is has obtained this lot in a legal manner. This lot comes from the collection of Dr. István Zelnik.
Dr.István Zelnik, former high ranking diplomat, researcher, founder of the "Zelnik István Southeast Asian Goldmuseum" and the "Southeast Asian Research Institute" has collected in the past more than 53 years the largest Asian Private Collection in Europe.
With more than 70.000 pieces of art objects including porcelain, faience, ivory, bronze, wood, silver,g old gemstone,etc. -this collection is unique in the world.
10 very presentative albums are published presenting different parts of his treasures:
- The Zelnik istván Southeast Asian Goldmuseum
- Gold Masks of Asian
- Gold Treasures of the Cham Kingdoms , Vol . 1
- The Ca Mau Shipwreck Porcelain Vol.1
- Gold Treasures of the Cham Kingdoms, Vol. 2
- The Ca Mau Shipwreck Porcelain , Vol. 2
- The Burmese Gemstone Amulets and Talismans - Zoomorphic
- The Burmese Gemstone Amulets and Talismans- Antropomorphic
- Silk of the Gods - Khmer Silk
- The Burmese Gemsotne Pectoral Beads
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|Member since:||April 24, 2016|
Got it today. It's a nice one. Thanks.
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