• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5670

    Christie's Interiors

    26 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 224

    THREE IVORY-HANDLED WALKING STICKS

    TWO INDIAN AND ONE ENGLISH, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THREE IVORY-HANDLED WALKING STICKS
    TWO INDIAN AND ONE ENGLISH, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    THE INDIAN STICKS WITH AN ELEPHANT HANDLE AND A FLOWERHEAD HANDLE ON HARD-WOOD SHAFTS, THE ENGLISH STICK CARVED WITH A MEMENTO-MORI SKULL, THE SILVER COLLAR HALLMARKED FOR BIRMINGHAM 1903
    36½ IN. (93 CM.) AND SMALLER (3)


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