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Two Asian Export Carved Ivory Articles

Auction:
2481
Lot:
661
Sold for:
$12$10

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Two Asian Export Carved Ivory Articles, early 20th century, comprising; an ojime bead carved in the form of a skull, with attached blue hardstone disk and turquoise bead; and a figure clad in a loincloth and holding a water bottle, on a circular wood base, ht. 1 1/4 and 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-400

Minor staining, one line to the figure, else very good.

Keywords

Bead, Beadwork, Gemstones, Ojime, Turquoise

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