Chinese yellow "eel skin"-glazed porcelain elephant model, early 19th century. 2012 © Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers

The large and detailed model molded as a elephant with head turned to the side adorned with trappings and a removable double gourd vase that locks into a recess at the back. H: 17 in. Estimate $4,000-8,000 

Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers. ASIAN ARTS. Sep 09 2012 10:00 http://www.freemansauction.com