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Lot 3 Poss Antique Oriental Two sided, Carved Bone Ladies Fans. Orientalism. Asian collectibles. Two fans are made of intricately carved panels of white bone, possibly faux bone, in original boxes. Antique Hand Fans, Antique Ladies Fan, Possibly antique Chinese export. One fan has deep carving to the guards depicting scholars in landscapes with pagodas among trees and leaves. The rest of the sticks are carved and pierced - each with different characters amidst pagodas, trees and flower scenes. Very fine detail and variety of scenes. Silk ribbon connects the individual pieces. The other fan made of white bone has not been inspected. It is wrapped in string to keep all pieces together. Not sure the extent of damage. The third fan is a combination of deeply carved white bone guards that open up to a two sided, hand painted paper and fabric panels supported by hand carved wooden panels. Some missing wooden panels and some wear and tear to paper. Needs some restoration. Largest fan measures 19 inches wide x 11 inches tall.

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Lot 3 Antique Oriental Carved Bone Ladies Fans

Estimate $50 - $100May 16, 2018
185 Kisco Ave Ste 201
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
United States
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