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Finely carved ivory statue, of a fisherman with a fishing net - China - circa 1930

Lot reference 9427195

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good condition, see description

A very beautiful and expressive ivory statue of a fisherman with fishing net, finely carved from a full tusk of elephant, with original wooden stand.

This ivory statue is in good condition; a little splinter of cap is missing. See the photos for a proper impression.

China, 1st half of XX cent.

height: cm. 13,5 (cm. 10 without stand)

The statue is certified; the statement, which describes its details, can be download from the images.

Registred shipping whit DHL. Shipping ONLY in European Union.


The seller guarantees that this item is antique ivory, modified prior to 1947 and therefore authorized for (re)sale under the CITES regulations.

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Feedback score: 96.2%
Reviews given: 53
Member since: October 15, 2015
  • The item has all the appearance of being a fake.
    The foo dog is glued on an ivory base and is of a different, non ivory material.

    Bramsie June 13, 2017

    Response by seller
    The buyer contacted me saying that he did not want the item, and that he wanted the money back. If I had not done so he would have published this comment. The object is entirely made of elephant ivory, it is authentic and is certified. It's not a fake !!! From the photos it is clearly evident that the underneath is ivory, but it comes from a different tune and, for this reason, has a different tonality. I have published 40 pictures! I wonder how ever, comprehensively, for this object was offered twice the maximum estimate ... Maybe it was a game, badly finished? This is definitely not a correct behavior, catawiki will be informed by me about this affair
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    excellente transaction

    udiquintus May 19, 2017

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    Excellent item.
    Very helpful communication and information.

    cornholio80 April 14, 2017

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    very nice - fast delivery

    Andre-Fischer March 27, 2017

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    venditore eccezionale!!! è una persona molto disponibile e cordiale, massima affidabilità e cortesia. Oggetto conforme alla descrizione e di altissima qualità. Top seller!!!

    Persepoli March 17, 2017

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Austria $ 21.45
Belgium $ 21.45
Canada $ 117.99
Switzerland $ 21.45
Germany $ 21.45
Denmark $ 26.82
Spain $ 21.45
France $ 21.45
United Kingdom $ 21.45
Ireland $ 21.45
Italy $ 16.09
Luxembourg $ 21.45
Netherlands $ 21.45
Norway $ 26.82
Poland $ 26.82
Portugal $ 21.45
Sweden $ 26.82
United States $ 117.99
Rest of Europe $ 32.18
Rest of the World $ 117.99

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You can pick up this lot from the seller: SALERNO (Campania), Italy.

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