Chinese Ivory Card Case, Decorated with Square Contra-Carved Diaper c.1900 or Later (1 of 6)
Chinese Ivory Card Case, Decorated with Square Contra-Carved Diaper c.1900 or Later (2 of 6) Chinese Ivory Card Case, Decorated with Square Contra-Carved Diaper c.1900 or Later (3 of 6) Chinese Ivory Card Case, Decorated with Square Contra-Carved Diaper c.1900 or Later (4 of 6) Chinese Ivory Card Case, Decorated with Square Contra-Carved Diaper c.1900 or Later (5 of 6) Chinese Ivory Card Case, Decorated with Square Contra-Carved Diaper c.1900 or Later (6 of 6)

HL & HL Antiquities Ltd. was originally established in the 1970s and traded until 1982. After several years in hibernation, we proudly restarted our business in 2010 with much of the stock that we built up during that period. A trading organisation from inception, we sell items in the seven categories we specialise in: Ancient Civilisation Antiquities, Art, Books, Chinese Snuff Bottles, Collectables, General Antiques and Visiting Card Cases. We cover a wide variety of antiques, artefacts and collectables; our range encompasses everything from affordable items that promote beginners and new collectors, to those that satisfy the demands and tastes of the more mature and serious collector. We refer to auctioneers, art and museum experts for the authenticity of our stock to advise us and our customers on their demands and needs, ensuring confidence and provenance. Our mission is to give a unique service to our customers and to ensure their satisfaction with the items that they purchase from us, with authenticity and quality. We always strive to serve better.


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Chinese Ivory Card Case, Decorated with Square Contra-Carved Diaper c.1900 or Later

Ref: Item 822 / LA66526

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Description

ITEM 822 DESCRIPTION:-
Antique Chinese rectangular hinged ivory card case.
Decorated all around in low relief with square contra-carved diaper.
Comes with metal pins at the corners.
Not traditional but a different style for a change from the more usual earlier carved examples.

ITEM 822 PROVENANCE:-
Originally purchased at Sotheby's, 34-35 New Bond Street, London, W1A 2AA
Sale Date: 20th July 1993
Sale Title: Colonnade: European Decorative Arts, English Furniture and Carpets
Lot Number: 556
Venue: Sotheby's London


Measurements

Height : 8.5 cm - 3.35 in

Width : 5.7 cm - 2.24 in

Depth : 1.2 cm - 0.47 in

Weight : 35 g - 0.08 lb

Declaration

HL & HL Antiquities Ltd. has clarified that the Chinese ivory card case, decorated with square contra-carved diaper (Item 822 / LA66526) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1900 or Later.

Condition

Item is in excellent condition with no visible damage.

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Delivery

UK POSTAGE Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1pm Small Parcel £8.25 Royal Mail Signed For 1st Class Stamps Small Parcel £5.45 Royal Mail 1st Class Stamps Small Parcel £4.35 Royal Mail Signed For 2nd Class Stamps Small Parcel £4.95 Royal Mail 2nd Class Stamps Small Parcel £3.85 INTERNATIONAL POSTAGE Royal Mail International Tracked & Signed Small Parcel Europe/European Union: £9.70 Royal Mail International Standard Small Parcel Europe/European Union: £5.05

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