Lot 338: A Japanese Ivory Okimono, of a monkey holding aloft a large conch shell...
November 15, 2016
Newbury, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A Japanese Ivory Okimono, of a monkey holding aloft a large conch shell containing a crab, at its feet a young ape tries to clamber up just as another crab attempts to rescue its partner, signed to the base Kazugyoku, height 9.1cms, Meiji-Taisho Period (1868-1926) Cites Regulations Please note that this lot may be subject to CITES regulations if exported from the EU . The CITES regulations may be found at www.defra.gov.uk/ahvla-en/imports-exports/cites/