Lot 1018    

Chinese Carved Ivory Figural Urns
8/26/2011 - Asian Decorative Arts
Chinese, a pair of carved and inked ivory urns in the shape of a mythological beast, each having hanging rings and with lids depicting a seated deity atop a lotus flower, each with two character mark on base, on wooden stands; ht. 11.25 in. including stand.

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