A Very Unusual Hand Carved Ivory (possibly Walrus) and ebonised hardwood Vase and original cover (possibly a Tobacco Jar) of oval form. Made during the last half of the Nineteenth Century.
The dome shaped cover surmounted by a carved seated Dragon, the main body decorated with a continuous busy scene of figures, animals and tall palm trees.
Condition: Offered in original untouched condition without losses, damage or restoration, could do with a good wash to freshen and clean.
Height: 7” (17.75cm). Width: (at base) 4.25” (10.75cm). Depth: (at base) 3.75” (9.5cm).
Shipped to Siracusa, Italy.