A Rare Chinese Mother of Pearl and Ivory Duck and Drake formed as small boxes with disguised covers.
Each finely modelled in the form of a Duck and a Drake both looking straight ahead, the lavish mother-of-pearl-inlaid bodies delicately incised in colours emulating feathers, the beaks and eyes carved from ivory. Each interior cover and base enameled in cobalt blue. Nineteenth Century
Condition: Excellent condition, no losses of mother of pearl. Marks underneath as shown.
Length: 4” (10cm). Height: 2.5” (6.5cm).