One of a Kind Art and Accessories

Anne has traveled the world looking for these unique and beautiful pieces. Each one (or pair) is lovingly hand made and  is sure to add intrigue to your home or meditation space.

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Vintage Hand Sewn Kantha Quilt

 $450

 

In Sanskrit the word "kantha" means "rags". These beautiful coverings are traditionally made from old clothing that can't be worn any longer to create something new. Old cloth is said to keep the owner safe from harm.

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Cast Bronze Buddha Head

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Alabaster Quan Yin

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Mandalay Buddha

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Pair of Burmese Monks

Approximately   7" x 6" x 13"   $2,100

 

Hand carved and painted seated Burmese monks in alabaster. One holds the anjali mudra. "Anjali" means "divine offering" and "mudra" means "seal" or "sign".

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Alabaster Budai

18"  x 8"  x 14"   $4,000

 

Hand carved alabaster Budai "Laughing Buddha" with a bag of gold. From Burma.

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Hand Carved Elm Quan Yin

Hand Carved Elm Quan Yin

12" x 6" x 22"   $490

 

This Quan Yin (or Guan Yin, as this carving is Chinese) is made from hand carved elm wood. Quan Yin is one of the world's most beloved deities. Though she has many spellings of her name, she is eternally the Goddess of compassion, mercy and kindness.

12" x 6" x 22"   $490

 

This Quan Yin (or Guan Yin, as this carving is Chinese) is made from hand carved elm wood. Quan Yin is one of the world's most beloved deities. Though she has many spellings of her name, she is eternally the Goddess of compassion, mercy and kindness.

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Papier-Mâché Buddha Head

13" x 11" x 22"   $1,500

 

Hand made and hand painted papier-mâché Buddha head from Burma. This piece is approximately 50-80 years old.

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Alabaster Buddha

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Papier-Mâché Buddha Head

12" x 9" x 20"   $1,600

 

Hand made and hand painted papier-mâché Buddha head from Burma. This piece is approximately 50-80 years old.

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Cast Bronze Buddha Head

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Vintage Nat Couple

Female Nat: 8" x 5" x 25"  

Male Nat: 8" x 6" x 26"  

$3,600

 

The Nats are spirits worshipped in Myanmar in conjunction with Buddhism. Many Burmese still worship them vigorously and believe that Nats can bring luck and prosperity to the those who appease and worship them and bring danger and misfortune to those who do not respect them or don't believe in them.

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Alabaster Quan Yin

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Vintage Hand Sewn Kantha Quilt

 $450

 

In Sanskrit the word "kantha" means "rags". These beautiful coverings are traditionally made from old clothing that can't be worn any longer to create something new. Old cloth is said to keep the owner safe from harm.

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