Original Antique 19thc Chinese? Dieppe? Faux Ivory Bone Carving Rats Mice? Vines
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Original Antique 19thc Chinese? Dieppe? Faux Ivory Bone Carving Rats Mice? Vines:
Original antique 19thC Chinese? Dieppe? faux Ivory Bone carving Rats Mice? Vines This sale is for a superbly carved piece of antique 19th century carved Ox Bone / Faux Ivory from perhaps Canton, Japanor Dieppe?. it is approx 11cm across so a good size andin lovely condition. It depicts an adult rat or mouse with a young one feeding on grapes on a vine leaf. The whole piece is very smooth and has a real quality feel to it. There are what appear to be small pieces of a different material (perhaps the same but stained)used for the eyes and also at the end of each grape......several of these are missing and one eye on each mouse or rat ......you have to look to see they are missing. Also one of the grapes has a hairline crack......see pictures. Lowest start price and . Any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.
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