A collection of export ivories Chinese and Japanese, late 19th/early 20th century
Lot 50*Y
A collection of export ivories Chinese and Japanese, late 19th/early 20th century
Sold for £687 (US$ 1,154) inc. premium
Auction Details
Asian Art Edinburgh
18 Jul 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19867
Lot Details
Property of a Channel Islands Collector.
A collection of export ivories
Chinese and Japanese, late 19th/early 20th century
A typical Chinese export card case decorated with figures in a terraced village, 9.5cm high, a puzzle ball formed of at least ten pierced layers, the exterior carved with dragons, 6cm diameter, a pair of spill vases with similar village scenes, 9.7cm high, a patterned parasol handle, 14.5cm long, a shoe horn carved with flowers, 27cm long, a letter opener decorated with three monkeys, 36cm long, and a pair of ojime mounted as earrings,
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