13 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 24,500
Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000
A RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP
Finely carved and pierced depicting a group of figures in a boat floating in gentle waters in a tree-lined rocky riverscape scene, a large pine tree and rockwork forming the handle to one side, the horn of a rich darkish brown patina
5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm.) high
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