Carved tusk with five elephants. Colonial work circa 1940

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Carved ivory tusk, carvec with a frieze of five elephants facing a crocodile with open jaws.


Africa Colonial work, circa 1940

Elephant ivory Loxodonta africana CITES n°FR1509400490-K delivered the 9/07/2015 by the DRIEE ILE-DE-FRANCE, bearing the mention PRE CONVENTION : 1945

Total weight : 798g (28.1 oz)
Length of exterior curve : 58,5 cm (23 in.)

Condition report : Purchased in Senegal in 1945

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  • Items quantity:  1
  • Height in cm : 16 cm
  • Width in cm : 50 cm
  • Depth in cm : 6 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2016050466