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Two Ivory Page Turners

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
438
Sold for:
$504$425

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

Description:

Two Ivory Page Turners, China, 19th century, the top sections of both carved and pierced as a female Immortal with attendant, one plaque carved and incised with double-gourds on one side and Buddha's hand citrons on the other, reserved on a diaper ground, the other carved with flower and foliage designs on both sides, lg. 11 1/2, 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

Hairlines and minor losses to both; repair to the top section of the longer one

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China, Geomorphology

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