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Carved ship model at Sworders

29 October 2012Written by ATG Reporter

Sworders are offering this ornately carved ivory model of a pleasure junk dating from the early 20th century in their Asian art sale on November 13.

Estimated at £5000-8000, the 2ft 1in x 2ft (66 x 61cm) work features guards and attendants in and around a two-storey central pavilion and the tall sail.

Contact: 01279 817778.

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