• AUD $110.00

    Indian Tobacco Box

    A round painted, turned, lidded, wooden Tobacco Box. An old yellow, red/orange and black banded box with compass inscribed circle designs. A couple of minor chips and a third of the lid’s knob is off, long ago, all adding to the overall charm of this piece. Quite bright, and bold,...
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    Indian Tobacco Box

    Sorry. This item is no longer available. Round painted, turned, lidded wooden box with floral design incised into black banding. Black bands over rich tans and old yellow stripes. Some old fine cracks and two chips off the lid’s knob, all adding to it’s character… Whilst intact, it has enough...
  • AUD $140.00

    Indian, Brass Lime pot

    A worn old brass Indian Limepot, for holding "chunam"_, the paste made of crushed coral or lime for use in preparing_"Paan". “Paan” is the mixture of lime, spices and sliced “areca nut” (Areca catechu) wrapped in a “betel leaf” (Piper betle), that’s chewed in India and South East Asia, for...
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    Indian, Turquoise Flower Ring.

     Sorry, this ring is no longer available.  A filigree constructed flower, on a medium (8 mm) wire twist decorated band. The raised, plain central boss houses a small, rich Turquoise bead, set in dark resin. This bead is either Persian Blue Turquoise, or possibly a substitute glass. In good condition...
  • AUD $110.00

    Indian, Wooden Spice Box

    Painted lathe turned wooden Spice Box with domed lid. Speckled cream and tan background with black banding and incised reddish design. Very 1920/30’s in colour and feel. Beautifully tapered design for good grip, refined balance. (note hole in centre is from the lathe.) The design of these boxes means they...
  • AUD $110.00

    Indian, Wooden Spice Box

    Painted, lathe turned, wooden Spice Box with domed lid. Two tone brown spattered paintwork, with green floral pattern painted onto black band round edge and lid centre (where hole from lathe is still visible.) Very 1920/30’s colours. Beautifully tapered design for good grip, refined balance. The clever design of these...
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    Old Red Coral Neck

    Sorry, this old coral neck is no longer available. However if you are after it we may be able to make another. Genuine Old Red Coral sourced in Pakistan, with all the subtle colour variations you get with time. Retrieved from Tribal sources these beads have been long worn, some...
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    Old Red Coral Neck

    Sorry, this necklace is no longer available. Genuine Old Red Coral sourced in Pakistan, with all the subtle colour variations you get with time. Retrieved from Tribal sources these beads have been long worn, some have altered there shape through constant rubbing and wear. This Coral has been valued and...
  • AUD $72.00

    Pakistani, Child's Hat

    A small, fully embroidered child’s skullcap from Sindh, in southern Pakistan, or possibly Gujurat, in India. Covered in fine chain stitch designs, using variopus coloured cottons on a purplish/ magenta cotton ground, and tiny “shisha” mirrors, to scare away “the Evil Eye”. To alter, or enlarge, this hat a wedge...