30 June - 1 July 2009
PROPERTY FROM A MID ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION
This lot is offered without a reserve
A RUSSIAN CARVED WALRUS IVORY CASKET,
ARCHANGEL REGION, LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY
6in. (15cm.) high, 8¼in. (21cm.) wide, 6in. (15cm.) deep
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For comparable work see I.N. Ukhanova, Bone carving in Russia in the 18th and 19th centuries, Leningrad, 1981, pp. 90-93.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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