12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A Japanese ivory tusk carving, signed Kogetsu, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
modelled as a mother and small child crawling on their hands and knees attempting to recapture a cockerel, chicken and their young chicks, incised signature to base -- 22.3cm. (56.8cm.) wide, wood stand.
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