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Small Group of Carved Ivory, Including Netsuke, Accessories, and a Hardstone Seal

Auction:
2654M
Lot:
988
Sold for:
$150$125

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Auction:
Discovery - 2654M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Small Group of Carved Ivory, Including Netsuke, Accessories, and a Hardstone Seal, four netsuke toggle figures, three other figures, a paper clip with carved elephant finial, a cigarette holder with ebony inlaid bands, and a small thread shuttle; a hardstone seal with carved monkey finial, a hardstone carved monkey figure; together with a group of molded resin simulated ivory: peacock figure, two "cameos," a moth figure, three floral pieces and a seated royal figure.
Estimate $200-300


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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