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FS19: Two Day Fine Art Sale

A Japanese Okimono of A Snake and Skull

Auction Lot FS19/568

A Japanese okimono of a snake and skull the human skull naturistically carved with a snake with inlaid ebony eyes coiled around the cranium, a toad climbing around the rear, unsigned, 19th century, 5.5cm high [minor damage].

A Japanese Okimono of A Snake and Skull (FS19/568) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 3rd July 2013 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A Japanese okimono of a snake and skull the human skull naturistically carved with a snake with inlaid ebony eyes coiled around the cranium, a toad climbing around the rear, unsigned, 19th century, 5.5cm high [minor damage].

Price Realised

£1,650

Department

Works of Art & Clocks

Fine Art Category

Japanese Ivory

Sale Information

FS19: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Wednesday, 3rd July 2013
Thursday, 4th July 2013

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 12:30pm on Thursday, 4th July 2013 as part of the Works of Art and Clocks section of the sale.

Contact

For more information about this particular auction lot, please contact:-

Martin McIlroyMartin McIlroy


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Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

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