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A 19th century carved ivory and bone cane with a handle in the form of a woman's leg
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A 19th century carved ivory and bone cane with a handle in the form of a woman's leg

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A 19th century carved ivory and bone cane with a handle in the form of a woman's leg
[unsigned], and in the form of a woman's leg wearing a tall black boot bent at the knne, the top portion of the shaft in alternating bands of baleen and carved ivory, attached to a bone shaft with a twist pattern at the center and the bottom portion un-decorated and tapering down to the tip.
37¼ in. (94.6 cm.)
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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.
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