A Cantonese ivory box and hinged cover 19th century
Lot 461Y
A carved ivory jewellery box and cover 19th century
Sold for £3,840 (US$ 6,454) inc. premium
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A carved ivory jewellery box and cover
19th century
The cover intricately carved with various equestrian and standing figures engaged in combat amidst trees, rockwork and pavilions, with two spectating figures in the background, framed by a foliate border, the sides with shaped cartouches alternately enclosing blossoming foliate and various figures within a landscape, the interior with purple velvet lining and inset tray, key.
15.8cm (6¼in) wide (2).
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  1. Asaph Hyman
    Specialist - Chinese Works of Art
    Bonhams
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    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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