Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 105
Export Ivory ‘Sea Animal’ Card Case, 19th Century
  • Export Ivory ‘Sea Animal’ Card Case, 19th Century
  • Export Ivory ‘Sea Animal’ Card Case, 19th Century

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Export Ivory ‘Sea Animal’ Card Case, 19th Century

Carved in openwork along the front with fish, eels, crabs, and lobsters all intertwined, the reverse with a foliate form cavetto depicting two figures beneath a pine tree
height 3.8" — 9.7 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $861
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Ceramics: Export
Materials: Ivory