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A Collecting Legacy: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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AN INDIAN ENAMELED FIGURE OF A MOUNTED ELEPHANT WITH A HOWDAH, 20TH CENTURY
the elephant mid-stride atop a stepped oval base, the trunk raised and the tail sweeping to one side, the body ornamented with tassels and fabrics and supporting a rider astride its neck and a howdah on its back, a second rider seated in the howdah under a canopy fringed with imitation pearls, finely enameled allover and affixed with beads and tassels
height 7 5/8 in.; 19.4 cm
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A Collecting Legacy: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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New York