Asian Art Auction

December 04, 2017

LOT 68

Lot 68

Carved Ivory Figures of a King and Queen, Circa 1940

Carved Ivory Figures of a King and Queen, Circa 1940
Lot 68 Details
Carved Ivory Figures of a King and Queen, Circa 1940

Both seated in an elaborately decorated throne, the king holding his beaded necklace, the queen holding a small parcel, each with a carved wood stand
tallest height 7.5 in — 19 cm

Estimate $800-$1,000

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


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LOT 68

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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