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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 66

    An Ivory Model of a Goose**

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    An Ivory Model of a Goose**
    Meiji period (late 19th century)
    Seated with its feathers slightly ruffled and its head tucked in close to its body, the feathers naturalistically rendered with fine lines, the eyes inlaid in translucent dark horn
    6½in. (16.6cm.) long


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