• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5915

    Christie's Interiors

    8 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 11

    A CHINESE PAIR OF IVORY TUSKS AND FITTED DRAGON STAND

    CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE PAIR OF IVORY TUSKS AND FITTED DRAGON STAND
    CIRCA 1900
    The tusks fitted on a wooden stand carved as a coiled dragon amongst waves, looking upward with fierce look and open jaws
    26 3/8in. (67cm.) high (3)


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