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AN AUSTRIAN IVORY AND HORN PIPE STEM
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AN AUSTRIAN IVORY AND HORN PIPE STEM

CIRCA 1880

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AN AUSTRIAN IVORY AND HORN PIPE STEM
CIRCA 1880
Carved with a boy's head in the centre with a bead-flex stem
17½ in. (44.5 cm.) long
An ivory pipe in the form of a conch shell, an amber and silver mounted black basalt moulded pipe in case, a Meerschaum and amber and silver mounted cheroot holder in Weisz of Budapest leather case, and an Ottoman mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell veneered pipe-stem (5)
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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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