After Angkor period / Khmer Empire - Cambodia
|Number of objects:||1|
|Object:||fertility and power talisman|
|Dimensions (in cm):||97 X 32 mm|
|Century/ Timeframe:||After Angkor period / Khmer Empire|
|Condition:||Good Condition, See Photo|
Cambodian rock crystal talisman of power and fertility in form of a Lingam.It has been found in the Tonlé Sap River close to Angkor Vat.
Material: rock crystal
Date: 15/19th century
Origin: Khmer Culture
Condition: In good condition, it has been cleaned from the centuries deposits in a tumbler so its surface is smooth. There are clear traces of ancient original artisan work. Very nice ancient patina is preserved.Some decolorisation due to the effects of the river water during the centuries. See photos.
Size: D : 97 x 32 mm
From the collection of the former hungarian ambassador in Cambodia.Acquisition by Dr.Zelnik mid of 90's in Budapest.
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.
as listed and packed very well
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