A Japanese carved ivory and Shibayama box and cover,
Meiji period (late 19th century), with a relief carved elephant body and tiger finial cover, inlaid with mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell, signed Kazuaki,
16cm high (2)
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Sold for £350
Body - small tortoiseshell inlay piece missing to the bird's tail but present, other 'jewels' missing and not present.
Cover - tiger loose and with staining and possible damage to eyes?,crack to one applied piece.
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Tue, 14th Dec 2021
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