A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century
Lot 8242Y
A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings
19th century
US$ 100,000 - 200,000
£59,000 - 120,000
amended
Auction Details
A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings 19th century
Lot Details
Property from Various Owners
A pair of rhinoceros horn presentation carvings
19th century
Each massive tusk carved as an elegant lotus plant, with radiating leaves and flower-heads extending the length of the carved horn, and set into an elaborately worked hardwood base undercut with further flowers, stems, and leaves.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note lot 8242 has been in the United States since the 1960's. The length of each horn is 23 1/2in (60cm).
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