Live Auction, 7 October 2019

Sold for

R 12 518
Lot 129
  • A Japanese export ivory shoe horn, Meiji period, 1868-1912
  • A Japanese export ivory shoe horn, Meiji period, 1868-1912
  • A Japanese export ivory shoe horn, Meiji period, 1868-1912
  • A Japanese export ivory shoe horn, Meiji period, 1868-1912
  • A Japanese export ivory shoe horn, Meiji period, 1868-1912
  • A Japanese export ivory shoe horn, Meiji period, 1868-1912
  • A Japanese export ivory shoe horn, Meiji period, 1868-1912

Lot Estimate
R 12 000 - 15 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 12 518

About this Item

A Japanese export ivory shoe horn, Meiji period, 1868-1912


the handle finely carved with a monkey in combat with an eagle, the eyes of the monkey inlaid, the shaft signed with two-character mark, 17cm high 

*This lot is not suitable for export

Provenance

The Andrew Newall Collection.


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