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I have an old vase it's about 20 inches tall and 1214 inches
I have an old vase it's about 20 inches tall and 1214 inches wide at the widest it has porcelain around a aluminum body with a brass insert around the flare at the top it's about 30 inches around at t… read more
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Doris, Here is a carved Japanese Lion Figure made of Ivory.
Hi Doris, Here is a carved Japanese Lion Figure made of Ivory. He Measures Approx.10" Long by 3" High. I love this piece. Another man on this site gave me information but never sent the appraised valu… read more
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I would like some more information on this interesting
I would like some more information on this interesting Makonde tree of life carving. I cannot find an example of one being carved into a horn like this one. I do not know for sure if it is ivory or ju… read more
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FOR S ONLY: You came highly recommended to me, but that
FOR ROBERT S ONLY: You came highly recommended to me, but that should be no surprise to you. I have an oriental "wall hanging" that I believe came from my grandparents. It has maybe ivory, bone or mot… read more
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S. Only Glad to find someone that is knowledgeable about
For Robert S. Only Glad to find someone that is knowledgeable about Oriental items! This vase stands 24" tall has a top diam. of 6-1/2" and the bulbous areas has a diam. of 8-1/2". The piece weighs 12… read more
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S, I have a set of these 2 vases they are beautiful but I
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I have a Burmese Jade Bolder Carving #35450. I contacted
I have a Burmese Jade Bolder Carving #35450. I contacted local jewelers and was told I needed to contact an auction house to get it appraised. Could not find a listing for one in Louisiana.… read more
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I have two carvings my father brought back from China where
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Robert S.
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I have a vase that the family says it came over the
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I have a 6 panel asian room divider screen, and would like to know an estimate of what its
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Robert, I am back of your oriental expertise. This
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I have inherited an ivory carving cabbage with insects and
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Large 50" chinese vase with exquisite detail brought to USA
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I have an antique carved vase with elephant handles with scenery
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I have what looks to be an Ivory vase, 10 high, 3-1/2 base
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value of ivory vase with elephant heads for handles. carved
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I have 2 handcarved antique ivory necklaces that my father
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