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Description

Lot 395

Tuesday 06 Feb, 2018 - 10.00am

A Japanese carved ivory Okimono of a woodcutter seated on a bundle of twigs, a tinder pouch and tobacco in his left hand, his axe and double gourd bottle to his right side, 3.75ins (9.5cm) high, with applied bronze seal mark to base (Meiji Period), and wood stand 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 £600 - 800

Plus buyers premium of 27% ยป