London, South Kensington
28 June 2001
An ivory carved parasol handle
Early 19th Century
carved with an owl seated amongst rockwork with a small frog in its mouth, peering down from above is a larger frog ready to pounce -- 4 1/8in. (10.5cm.) long, (minor wear).
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