7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 6,000
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
AN IVORY CARVING OF AN IMMORTAL, 19TH CENTURY
standing upright in flowing loose robes with a Buddhistic lion on his shoulder and another climbing up his right arm and pulling at his earring, making him wince with pain, fitted wood stand with inlaid silver decoration, fitted box -- 15½in. (39.3cm.) high including stand.
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