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    Sale 2128

    Christie's Interiors

    13 - 14 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 756

    A JAPANESE CARVED IVORY NETSUKE AND A STAINED WOOD BOX AND COVER,**

    19TH CENTURY,

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A JAPANESE CARVED IVORY NETSUKE AND A STAINED WOOD BOX AND COVER,**
    19TH CENTURY,
    the netsuke of a mother and son with a mask, signed Hidemasa; the box and cover, the cover carved with a monkey trainer, the base of the cover inset with an ivory loop
    The netsuke carved 2in. (5cm.) high (2)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    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.