A Canton export ivory card case, needle holder and a miniature abacus 19th century
Lot 129Y
A Canton export ivory card case, needle holder and a miniature abacus
19th century
Sold for £175 (US$ 294) inc. premium
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Asian Art Edinburgh
15 Nov 2012 11:00 GMT

Auction 19875
Lot Details
A Canton export ivory card case, needle holder and a miniature abacus
19th century
The rectangular case carved in relief with typical busy scenes of figures amidst architecture and trees, (cover damaged), 11.4cm high,, the small needle case carved in similar fashion and with threaded cover, (chipped), 9cm high, the abacus with carved scene of a shop trader to one side,
4cm high
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