Lot 1031 (The Asian and African Works of Art Auction, 30th January 2020)
Sold for £1,600
14.8cm and 14.4cm high overall,
The coral 8.1cm and 8.9cm high,
79g and 87g gross (coral affixed to stand therefore cannot be weighed alone),
Both affixed to stands but one (blue stone tree piece) coral figure is loose.
Blue stone piece - one piece of coral missing from the base at the pin.
Purple stone piece - surface cracks to reverse, pictured.
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PAIR OF CHINESE CORAL CARVINGS OF FEMALES,
modelled standing and by a tree of gold and semi precious beads, on a stand marked for 18k (2)
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