Lot 1020    

Chinese Carved and Inked Ivory Woman
8/26/2011 - Asian Decorative Arts
Chinese, a hollow-carved and inked ivory woman holding a musical instrument with a peacock at her feet, with two character mark on bottom; ht. 19.25 in.

Condition:  
Glue residue around bottom.

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