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Lot 674Wednesday 02 Oct, 2019 - 10.00am
A fine Japanese carved ivory and yellow stained okimono in the form of a partly peeled banana, the skin surface depicting various blemishes, 6.125ins (15.5cm) overall, unsigned (Meiji period)
Note: Please be aware that according to CITES Regulations, it will be necessary to acquire an export licence to export this lot of ivory outside the EU. It will NOT be possible to export this lot of ivory to the USA