Lot 1001    

Chinese Carved Ivory Cultural Revolution Figures
8/26/2011 - Asian Decorative Arts
Chinese, early 20th century, a pair of carved ivory figures of workers, including a girl holding a sickle with a sheaf of rice on her shoulder, and a boy with an axe; tallest ht. 5 in.

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