Print over 100 years old Specimens of Carved Ivory


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Old print rescued from a book with collapsed binding. The page is over 100 years old and in very good condition.

Page size circa 150mm x 220mm

entitled – Specimens of Carved Ivory

1. Ivory book cover – Lorch Abbey book: Byzantine, 9th century (South Kengington Museum)

2. The dead Saviour supported by angels, by Valerio Vicentino: Italian, 16th century (British Museum)

3. Tau cross in morse ivory: English 1020 (British Museum)

4. Part of diptych: Roman, 4th century (South Kensington Museum)

5. Chair of Tipu Sahib, from Seringapatam: Indian (South Kensington Museum)

6. The Veroli casket, wood covered with ivory: Byzantine, 11th century (South Kensington Museum) 

We can offer lamination to this page for an extra £2.00;  if you want this option, use the “Buy it Know” to secure
your purchase and then send us an email with your request and we will send you a revised invoice to pay.