07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Carved Meerschaum Elephant-form Cheroot Holder

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Meerschaum Elephant-form Cheroot Holder, late 19th century, in fitted Naples, Italy retailer's leather case, the small pipe carving with the figure of a walking elephant set with turquoise bead eyes, with gutta percha stem, pipe lg. 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $150-250

Elephant with cracks.

Keywords

Naples, Italy