Lot 21 , A Chinese export ivory card case, 19th century, 11.5cm, small repair
A Chinese export ivory card case, 19th century, carved in relief with figures amid pavilions and trees, 11.5cm, small repair
The cover of the card case has had the end sections broken off and messily re-glued, the base section has a tiny chip to the top corner at the join between the cover and base, the inner sleeve as always is slightly warped otherwise in good condition with some blu-tac residue on the base which should remove.
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Sold for £220