Memento mori - Ivory - 19th century

Description
Memento mori - Ivory - 19th century
England

Rare Memento mori, skull in carved ivory, pyrogen. Very fine 19th sculpture. The scraper is made of fish skin and the inside is reddish oxblood colour.

Lot details
Object
Memento mori
Material
Ivory
Model/ Name
tête de mort
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
England
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
7.8×5×7.8 cm
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