• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 104

    AN ELECTROPLATED GONG SUSPENDED FROM TWO SILVER-MOUNTED IVORY TUSKS

    MARK OF GBG LTD., LONDON, 1926

    Price Realised  

    AN ELECTROPLATED GONG SUSPENDED FROM TWO SILVER-MOUNTED IVORY TUSKS
    MARK OF GBG LTD., LONDON, 1926
    The composition base on four ivorine bun feet, complete with striker
    23 in. (58.5 cm.) high


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