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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 36

    A LARGE FULL-TIP RETICULATED RHINOCEROS HORN CARVING

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE FULL-TIP RETICULATED RHINOCEROS HORN CARVING
    18TH CENTURY
    Of pale honey colour, finely carved as a cup surrounded by magnolia blooms and striding chilong, borne on an intricately carved stem with magnolia buds and further chilong
    16 in. (41 cm.) long, carved wood stand


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE BARONESS IRENE VON OERTZEN
    SOLD BY ORDER OF THE EXECUTORS (See lots 41 - 70)