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    Sale 2027

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    17 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 109

    **A SMALL RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP

    17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    **A SMALL RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP
    17TH/18TH CENTURY
    Of conical form, carved as a lotus leaf with a curled rim and incised veins, the base formed by a snail and lotus flower, its tied, leafy branches forming the handle
    4 7/16 in. (11.2 cm.) long


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    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.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION