An ivory tusk carving of a rural procession Meiji Period
Lot 349Y
An ivory tusk carving of a rural procession Meiji Period
Sold for £1,500 (US$ 2,521) inc. premium
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An ivory tusk carving of a rural procession
Meiji Period
Carved as a procession of eight laden oxen harnessed behind each other, the largest animals at the front, three pulling carts wth three herdsmen restraining the leashes of three oxen, unsigned; with separate fixed wood stand. 68cm (26¾in) long, the stand 76.2cm (30in) long.

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  • 象牙彫置物 牛と牛飼 無銘 明治時代

    Provenance: an English private collection.
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