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TWO CHINESE CARVED IVORY SEATED FIGURES

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.
TWO CHINESE CARVED IVORY SEATED FIGURES

LATE 19TH CENTURY

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TWO CHINESE CARVED IVORY SEATED FIGURES LATE 19TH CENTURY Depicting an Emperor and an Empresses seated in chairs The king -- 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high Together with four carved ivory chess figures on puzzle-ball stems, comprising; two bishops and two pawns; and an ebonised and mother-of-pearl inlaid games board; and two relief foliate carved ivory shakers (8)
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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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Please note, the mother-of-pearl board is included in lot 311, not this lot as per printed catalogue description.

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