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Ivory Carving

Auction:
2574B
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$563$475

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

Description:

Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, figure of a seated geisha on a bench holding a basket, signed on base, ht. 4 7/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Figure appears to have been glued to seat at some point, overall very good condition.

Keywords

Japan, Geisha, Japanese culture, Japanese dance, Japanese society

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