Lot 1019    

Large Chinese Ivory and Bone Figural Group
8/26/2011 - Asian Decorative Arts
Chinese, a very large figural group in ivory, bone and other materials, having figures primarily consisting of ivory, depicting a group in hierarchal order with farmers, musicians and immortal figures, on a wooden stand; ht. 12.5 in., wd. 14 in.

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Ivory Boxes
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[CHINA] Books on Chinese Jade and Bronzes
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Lot # 1660 - Chinese Carved Jade Articles
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