• Important Early European Furni auction at Christies

    Sale 7764

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture & Tapestries

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 294

    A CARVED IVORY CORPUS CHRISTI

    INDO-PORTUGUESE, LATE 17TH OR EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CARVED IVORY CORPUS CHRISTI
    INDO-PORTUGUESE, LATE 17TH OR EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Shrinkage cracks
    18¼ in. (46.3 cm.) high


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