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    Sale 2601

    500 Years Decorative Arts Europe Including Oriental Carpets

    29 - 30 November 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 411

    AN ANGLO-INDIAN IVORY AND MULTI-GEM ANIMAL CANE

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

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    AN ANGLO-INDIAN IVORY AND MULTI-GEM ANIMAL CANE
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
    Depicting mating lions, each with diamond eyes and opal, ruby and emerald headdresses above a possibly associated malacca shaft
    34½ in. (87.5 cm.) high, the handle 2 1/8 in. (5.7 cm.) high, 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) long


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    Special Notice

    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.


    Saleroom Notice

    The catalogue illustration was incorrectly labeled as lot 410.