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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 221

    AN IVORY BALUSTER VASE, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN IVORY BALUSTER VASE, 18TH CENTURY
    carved from one piece of ivory, of flattened and lobed form with quatrefoil rim -- 4 1/8in. (10.5cm.) high.


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    Similar ivory vases can by found in The Oriental Ceramic Society Exhibition catalogue, Chinese Ivories from the Shang to the Qing, London, 1984, nos. 210, 214, pp. 210, 214.

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