Asian Art Online Auction

April 30, 2015

LOT 123

Lot 123

Large Bone or Ivory Hu Ban

Large Bone or Ivory Hu Ban
Lot 123 Details
Large Bone or Ivory Hu Ban

Of rectangular shape, the curving surface smooth and uncarved to reveal the natural graining
length 18.7" — 47.5 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $372
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


vertical age cracks throughout

LOT 123

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.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.