• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 500

    AN ITALIAN CARVED IVORY CUP AND COVER

    LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN CARVED IVORY CUP AND COVER
    LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Carved in relief overall, the lid with masks and bacchic putto finial, the reverse with a unicorn, the body modelled with putto holding tridants riding dolphins, on an oval foot
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high; 4½ in. (11.5 cm.) wide


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