Asian Art Online Auction

July 12, 2012

LOT 97
Ivory Carved Seated King and Queen
  • Ivory Carved Seated King and Queen
  • Ivory Carved Seated King and Queen

97

Ivory Carved Seated King and Queen

Both enthroned in an elaborately decorated seat; the king holding a beaded necklace, the queen with a parcel. Wood stands
height 6.1" — 15.5 cm.
both missing finials to hats

Estimate $800-$1,000

Realised: $840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

Please be advised that all ivory items are protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) and require a special permit to leave the country. If you have any questions about whether a lot may require a permit in order to be shipped to you, we recommend that you discuss the matter with a local customs broker prior to bidding. Please note that clients will be responsible for acquiring the appropriate permits for shipment and export.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory