An ivory figural group of monkeys and a hawk Meiji period (late 19th century)
Lot 3274Y
An ivory figural group of monkeys and a hawk Meiji period (late 19th century)
US$ 3,000 - 4,000
£1,800 - 2,400
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An ivory figural group of monkeys and a hawk
Meiji period (late 19th century)
Carved as a monkey and her two young cowering as a hawk looks down on them about to strike, the ivory well carved to resemble the feathers and fur of the natural creatures, eyes of the bird inlaid in translucent and dark horn; set on a fitted wood base
10 3/8 x 14 x 6in (35.5 x 26.3 x 15.2cm))
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