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A MARBLE STONE FRAGMENT OF AN ELEPHANT HEAD TANG DYNASTY |

Estimate
50,000 - 70,000 USD
Sold
275,000 USD
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Description

finely carved in low relief in profile, with a docile expression, the hooded eyes gazing up and sensitively rendered, with a network of incised cross-hatched lines on the crown of the head simulating a harness, naturalistic ridges carved in concentric lines tapering down the trunk towards the base of a tusk, the large flat ear set behind, with inscribed accession number 22.35, mounted on a wood stand (2)
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