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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 173

    A Japanese ivory okimono


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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A Japanese ivory okimono
    Meiji period, late 19th Century
    A farmer standing on an oval plinth, wearing a straw skirt over his short tunic, carrying a basket suspending from an agricultural tool held across his shoulder, some damage
    22.5 cm. high

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