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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 187

    AN ENGRAVED BONE PAX DEPICTING THE DESCENT FROM THE CROSS

    SOUTH EUROPEAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    AN ENGRAVED BONE PAX DEPICTING THE DESCENT FROM THE CROSS
    SOUTH EUROPEAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Cusped outline, mounted on a wooden backboard, with a wrought-iron handle to the reverse
    18 cm. high x 11.5 cm. wide x 7 cm. deep
    And a Byzanthium style carved ivory relief plaque of the Crucifixion with Saints Mary and John - 12 cm. high x 9 cm. wide, framed; and a carved ivory corpus figure, Spanish Colonial, 17th Century, losses - 14 cm. high (3)


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