Current bid: $350 CAD
Next bid: $400 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount

37795 13-Apr-2021 03:39:39 PM $350

25972 06-Apr-2021 09:55:44 PM $300

LOT 016


A Chinese Ivory Carved 'Crab and Prunus' Group
ivory sculpture, circa 1950
2 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 3 in, 5.7 x 23.5 x 7.6 cm

Estimate: $600 - $800

Preview at: Heffel Vancouver

Collection of S.K. Lee, Singapore, then Vancouver in 1977

Carved as a reticulated basket of crabs and a prunus sprig, with detailed crabs crawling throughout.

Please note that this work is for domestic purchase only in Canada; Heffel will not ship this work internationally. Please be advised that this lot contains organic material that is protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).

Veuillez noter que cette œuvre n’est offerte que pour achat national, au Canada seulement; la Maison Heffel refusera d’expédier cette œuvre à l’extérieur du pays. Sachez également que ce lot comporte du matériel organique protégé en vertu de la Convention sur le commerce international des espèces de faune et de flore sauvages menacées d’extinction (CITES).

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