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    Sale 2128

    Christie's Interiors

    13 - 14 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 758

    TWO JAPANESE IVORY CARVED FIGURES OF BUDDHISTIC LIONS,**

    19TH CENTURY,

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    TWO JAPANESE IVORY CARVED FIGURES OF BUDDHISTIC LIONS,**
    19TH CENTURY,
    the first of a lion climbing a tree stump, the second, stained, of a lion and her pup
    The stained figure, the larger, 2¾in. (7cm.) long (2)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.