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Description

Lot 678

Wednesday 02 Oct, 2019 - 10.00am

A fine Japanese carved ivory and orange stained okimono in the form of a partly peeled tangerine, peeled back in two places to show lower flesh and textured exterior, 2.25ins (5.8cm) x 2ins (5cm) x 1.25ins (3.2cm) high, unsigned (Meiji period), with wooden storage box for same
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

Estimate £400 - 600 Sold for £780

Plus buyers premium of 27% ยป