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    Sale 5102

    Asian Art

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 995

    Two Cantonese ivory card-cases, 19th Century

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Two Cantonese ivory card-cases, 19th Century
    both densely carved with figures in gardens and amongst pavilions, the first depicting the side of Napoleon's Tomb, the other with an oval plaque incised with the initials MJ -- maximum 4½ in. (11.3 cm.) long. (2)


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