• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5658

    Christie's Interiors

    5 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 291

    A GERMAN IVORY FIGURE OF THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GERMAN IVORY FIGURE OF THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Standing on a cylindrical plinth
    9 in. (23 cm.) high


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