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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 537

    A CONTINENTAL POTTERY MODEL OF A RHINOCEROS AND AN AGATEWARE MODEL OF A LION

    19TH CENTURY, THE LION PROBABLY APT

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A CONTINENTAL POTTERY MODEL OF A RHINOCEROS AND AN AGATEWARE MODEL OF A LION
    19TH CENTURY, THE LION PROBABLY APT
    10 ½ in. (26.7cm.) long, the rhinoceros; 3.¾ in. (9.5 cm.) long, the lion


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Rogers Fund, 1912 (the lion).
    Gift of Mrs. Russell S. Carter, 1944 (the rhinoceros).


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund