Lot 3002
  • 3002

A CHUKCHI CARVING OF A MOOSE ANTLER 19TH CENTURY |

Estimate
90,000 - 120,000 HKD
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Description

  • 30 cm, 11 3/4  in.
of palmate form, rising from a compressed tubular end to numerous pointed tines, one side incised with a scene of the Chukchi people, including figures herding moose and hunting, above a border of overlapping geometric motifs repeated on the reverse, wood stand

Literature

W. et B. Forman, L'Art des Pays Lointains. Asie antérieure, Inde, Indochine, Tibet, Chine, Japon, Tchouktches, Prague, 1957, p. 305.
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