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Ivory Carving

Auction:
2574B
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2574B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, a large crescent-shape tusk with pierced scenes on both sides depicting scholars, Immortals, musicians, dragons and phoenixes, birds and flowers, and pagodas and pine trees, carved four-character mark on base with incised inscription, with stand, lg. 45 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

China, Carving, Chinese ceramics, Forfeda, Ivory, Ivory carving

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