Lot 177 (Asian Art, 9th May 2017)
A Chinese rhinoceros horn carving,
early 20th century, of a literatus seated under a tree with a ruyi sceptre in his arms, all on top of a simulated tree trunk,
14cm, wood stand
This lot is subject to CITES regulations when exporting, outside the EU. Non-EU potential purchasers should be aware that, under EU guidance issued March 2012, it is possible that you may not be able to obtain a CITES re-export permit for this lot.
二十世纪初 犀角雕松下高士摆件 连木底座
Sold for £12,000
Cracks consistent with age. Small scratches to surface. No obvious faults.
Provenance: A private collection from France.
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