December 10, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Atlanta, GA, USALive Auction
Lot 557: (2) Japanese scrimshaw bone plaques, 30"h(33 views)
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Estimate: $600 - $800
Description: Two Japanese plaques depicting elaborately dressed geishas, executed in applied polychrome scrimshaw bone, the first geisha holding a chime, and the second touching one of her hair ornaments, each set against a black wooden ground with carved integrated frame, and each marked with a seal at lower left or right, 30"h x 17.75"w each.