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I have what I believe to be an antique ivory hand carved
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I have three figurines purchased in Japan in the late
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We found what appears to be a water color of two fishing
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My father was stationed in Japan post-second world war;
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I have an ivory boat that id like an estimate of the value. It doesn't
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I have recently inherited 4 carved ivory statues and 2 carved
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I HAVE A PICTURE CARVING ITS OF A FISHING LOOKING VILLAGE
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