A small rhinoceros horn libation cup, 17th century

Lot 15. A small rhinoceros horn libation cup, 17th century, 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) long. Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000Price realised GBP 115,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011

Carved in the naturalistic form, the base with stylised rockwork design below an elongated tapering tip, the horn of a warm brown tone

Christie'sFine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 10 May 2011, London, King Street