10/12th century - Myanmar
|Number of objects:||1|
|Object:||Gold bead depicting a fish|
|Dimensions (in cm):||14 X 11 mm , o,95 gr|
|Century/ Timeframe:||10/12th century|
|Condition:||Good Condition, See Photo|
A very rare gold bead depicting a deity. The piece was assembled from two halves, the line of the join is clearly visible around the object. The parts were chased separately. The individual parts were hammered using supporting material.This piece must have been difficult to make, very high quality of goldsmithing.It has been cleaned from the centuries deposits,nice ancient patina is preserved,see photos!
Material: gold , +- 20K
Date: 10/12th century
Origin: Late Pyu state
Size: H : 14 mm , L : 11 mm , 0,95 gr.
Acquisition by Dr.Zelnik in 1975,Yangoon. The piece was exibited in the Southeast Asian Gold Museum 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|
Nice piece, well received! Thanks!
Got it today. It's a nice one. Thanks.
as listed and packed very well
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