15 January 2003
This lot is offered without a reserve
A GILT-METAL MOUNTED WALRUS CLARET JUG**,
Apparently unmarked, 20th Century,
the glass body mounted with gilt-metal flippers and hinged head, with ivory tusks and coloured stone eyes.
16in. (40.5cm.) long.
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