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Pair of Ivory Carvings

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Pair of Ivory Carvings, Japan, 19th century, carved as a pair of longevity gods, the male figure holding a broom and accompanied by a crane, signed "Taizan" to the base; the female figure holding a mop and with a turtle at her feet, lg. 5, 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Hairline to the right side of the head of the male figure

Keywords

Japan, head, Carving, Crane, Ivory carving

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