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Large Ivory Carving

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
464
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

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

Description:

Large Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, carved as a standing female figure holding a peony branch in her left hand and a round fan in her right, finely incised hem to her robe, wearing a phoenix headpin, "Da Ming Chenghua" mark carved to the base, ht. 23 in.
Estimate $300-500

Hairlines and cracks to the body and hair

Keywords

China, Ming Chenghua, Chinese ceramics, Ivory carving

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