Seller: siamgalleryco (554) 100%, Location: Bangkok, Thailand, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 163939816542 SIAM GALLERY Co. INVESTMENT LEVEL ANTIQUITIES, COLLECTIBLES, AND DECORATIVE ART BURMA. CAMBODIA. CHINA. INDIA. INDONESIA. JAPAN. LANKA. LAO. THAILAND. TIBET. PRICE REDUCED FROM - $4,899.00 - GREAT VALUE Khmer Sandstone Temple Architectural Relief Element, Angkorian Style, 17/18th C. Description: An exquisite 17th to 18th century Khmer sandstone bas relief fragment, skillfully executed in traditional Angkorian style, chiseled from a solid block of green-gray wacke, a harder sandstone originating from the base of the Phnom Kulen mountains in the northern region of Cambodia. xxxx Narrative theme - from Khmer Mythology the fragmented stone depicts a continuous ceremonial procession of a festive march, with Lord Vishnu as the central figure, portrayed in a precarious dance position, with open legs, beating the temple drum, or "Kong" (tam tam), which is supported by a sturdy timber, carried on the shoulders by his male attendants, and accompanied by his court subjects, musicians, and guardian soldiers; all dressed in typical Angkor style attire, with their chest exposed, walking bare footed, wearing only a piece of loin cloth wrapping aroud their waist, secured by a simple belt, and draped down the front by a krama cloth. Data Observation: Fragmented condition, solid section, without cracks or fractures. Please view detailed photos for overall quality and minor imperfections of the item. Dimensions: Height: 16.0 inches ( 40.64cm). Height Museum Mounted: 26.50 inches (67.31cm). Includes a removable hardwood stand. ORIGINAL RETAIL PRICE: $5,899.99 POSTED ECONOMY SHIPPING WAS CALCULATED - INTERNATIIONAL AIRMAIL (see details below or feel free to ask questions prior to bidding). Shipping: Item(s) shipped direct from Thailand worldwide, through Thailand Interational Airmail (3-4 weeks) or Sea Freight (4-5weeks) depending on size and weight. Purchaser is responsible for any applied Customs Duty Fees, Taxes, and related unforeseen charges, which may be assessed by the Buyers Government. All items shall include insurance, and will be handled with the utmost care and professionally packed. Items shipped by 'Boat' shall include all necessary documents required for customs clearances, including 'Bill of Lading' and transfer documents. - Purchaser is responsible for "Delivery Charges" for Ground Freight Service from Port of Entry to your specific location, and must be arranged between you the "Purchaser" and the Sea Freight Docks upon arrival of your crate (normally you will be contacted prior to shipment's arrival). If you are within driving range to the Entry Port and do not require delivery to your location, "Self" pick-up can be arranged through the courier company for direct pick-up, with no additional delivery fees applied. Shipping Calculations: Cost of shipping is determined by the weight of the packaged item, plus the cost of the packing supplies, plus the registration & export license fees (applicable on all religious artifacts). Please keep in mind that Ebay and Paypal take a combined commission fee of almost 15 percent, automatically deducted from the shipping charges, which we have offset in the shipping total. We do not profit on shipping fees and do our best to arrive at the most accurate and fair price for all parties involved. Terms: Pay Pal is the accepted method of payment, and must be received within 24 hours of the auction end: includes a 7 day return policy, item must be returned in the exact same condition as sold. Return shipment must be paid by the purchaser. Guarantee: 100% Customer Satisfaction Guaranteed - We are extremely confident that all items presented from our collection are genuine antiques. In the event the authenticity of an artifact is disputed, please contact us immediately. We will refund the respective purchase price, less a 10% (ten percent) re-stocking fee, provided that the item is returned in the original condition, and at the customers expense, together with copies of the respective receipt (s) and supporting evidence from a suitable qualified authority, certifying that the item we have sent you is not antique. Siam Gallery Co. reserves the right to contest a customers assessment in the event that proof is available to support the pieces authenticity. Please e-mail us with your questions and bid with confidence. THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN OUR GALLERY OF FINE ART. (c) SIAMGALLERYCO - All Rights Reserved. COPYING THIS PAGE AND ALL ITS CONTENTS IS FRAUDULENT AND VIOLATES EBAY POLICY AND WILL BE REPORTED. Track Page Views With Auctiva's FREE Counter Condition: An exquisite 17th to 18th century Khmer sandstone bas relief fragment, skillfully executed in traditional Angkorian style, chiseled from a solid block of green-gray wacke, a harder sandstone originating from the base of the Phnom Kulen mountains in the northern region of Cambodia.