7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,875
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A CARVED IVORY PLAQUE, 19TH CENTURY
of wide rectangular form with scrolling edges, decorated in relief with figures before pavilions and walled abodes amongst scattered rockwork and overhanging pine and bamboo foliage -- 11 3/8in. (29cm.) wide, wood stand carved and pierced with dragons amongst scrolling clouds.
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