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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 84

    An ivory tusk box and cover, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An ivory tusk box and cover, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    vivdly carved in detail and in relief with a pack of tigers fiercely attacking a surrounded elephant, finial of cover modelled as a recumbent tiger -- 7 3/8in. (8.7cm.)


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