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12 December 2018

Interiors

Lot 346

A Chinese Export carved ivory ‘Napoleon’ card case

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Estimate £400 - £600 + fees

Sold Price £240



A Chinese Export carved ivory Napoleon card case, Qing Dynasty, 19th century, rectangular, carved on one side with a relief depiction of Napoleon's House on St Helena, the other with Napoleon's Tomb within borders of carved trees and foliage, length 9.5cm


 


Provenance: Bonhams, New Bond Street, Wellington, Waterloo and the Napoleonic Wars, 1st April 2015, lot 164.