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A LARGE CARVED IVORY TANKARD
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A LARGE CARVED IVORY TANKARD

FRENCH OR GERMAN, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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A LARGE CARVED IVORY TANKARD
FRENCH OR GERMAN, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
The lid with figural finial above the spreading body carved with bacchantes, hounds and birds, on bearded male mask feet
48 cm. high
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Christie’s charges a premium to the buyer on the Hammer Price of each lot sold at the following rates: 29.75% of the Hammer Price of each lot up to and including €20,000, plus 23.8% of the Hammer Price between €20,001 and €800.000, plus 14.28% of any amount in excess of €800.000. Buyer’s premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.

Lot Essay

Two comparable tankards were sold with Christie's New York Rockefeller Plaza, October 24 2006, lot 506 and April 9 2008, lot 58.

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