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    Sale 2159

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 241

    A GERMAN SILVER, ENAMEL AND LAPIS-MOUNTED 'JEWELLED' IVORY FIGURE**

    MARK OF GEORG ROTH, HANAU, CIRCA 1905

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GERMAN SILVER, ENAMEL AND LAPIS-MOUNTED 'JEWELLED' IVORY FIGURE**
    MARK OF GEORG ROTH, HANAU, CIRCA 1905
    Carved as bird-keeper dressed in a feathered tunic, the underside of the base stamped with a crown above a fleur de lis for Georg Roth
    9 in. (23 cm.) high


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION, OFFERED AT NO RESERVE (LOTS 239-244)