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Ivory Carving

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$178$150

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

Description:

Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, carved as a Geisha holding an folded umbrella while walking in minced steps, her kimono with incised flower patterns, signed "Shuzan" to the base, ht. 5 5/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Vertical hairline to the top section of the kimono

Keywords

Japan, Fashion accessories, Geisha, Japanese culture, Japanese dance, Japanese society, Kimono, Umbrella

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