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405. Antique Chinese Dragon Carved Bovine Horn Boat Ship Male Figures Guangxu Period
An Unusual Example of a Hand Carved Chinese Dragon Boat carrying Seven Male Figures, supported on a base depicting decorative waves.
Late Nineteenth, early Twentieth Century.
This unusual and very decorative piece is in our opinion carved from bovine horn.
Condition: Good condition, very well carved with nice surface patination, no imperfections anywhere.
Width: (an impressive) 9” (23cm). Depth: 2.75” (7cm). Height: 5.25” (13.5cm).