Asian Art Auction

September 2227, 2018
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LOT 249

Lot 249

An Ivory Carving of an Old Couple

An Ivory Carving of an Old Couple
Lot 249 Details
An Ivory Carving of an Old Couple


The robed figures carved out of a single piece of ivory
length 4 in — 10.2 cm

Estimate $100-$200

Realised: $84
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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An Ivory Carving of an Old Couple
  • An Ivory Carving of an Old Couple


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LOT 249

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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