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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 57

    A PAIR OF FRENCH CARVED IVORY RELIEF PLAQUES**

    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH CARVED IVORY RELIEF PLAQUES**
    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    One depicting Justice, the other depicting Jupiter and Juno
    9¼ x 7¼ in. (23.5 x 18.4 cm.)


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    A similar pair of plaques was sold at Sotheby's New York, 24 October 2007, lot 79 ($37,000).

    Special Notice

    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.