8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,625
Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000
An ivory model of a dog, signed Okatomo, late 18th Century
recumbent, and scratching its chin with its hind leg, eyes inlaid -- 1 5/8in. (4.2cm.)
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