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resin 3 of 26My Grans Elephants!Help solve my mystery !Antique Ivory? Vase (Not sure if this is ivory or not, but ANY information known would be greatly appreciated!)
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    Posted 2 years ago

    abrinson
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    Does anyone have any information on this figure. It was bought at an antique store but they had no information on it. It’s solid and heavy. I can’t find any markings on it. It feels smooth and non porous like bone or ivory. I just want to know some history and information.

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    1. PhilDMorris PhilDMorris, 2 years ago
      You give no information whatsoever, just like as if I have mine sitting on a chair right now. Size ?? picture of underneath?? No clues.
    2. abrinson abrinson, 2 years ago
      It’s about 16” tall and on a wood pedestal that I’m not sure is original or added. It appears to be hand carved it does not look like it came from a mold but I’m no expert.
    3. abrinson abrinson, 2 years ago
      The lines are not perfect and the bottom that’s connected to the base is not a perfect circle.
    4. nutsabotas6 nutsabotas6, 2 years ago
      Many of these Asian figures were made from a plastic resin. I have one. I'm not an expert either, maybe someone with more knowledge will help.
    5. PhilDMorris PhilDMorris, 2 years ago
      Some of the best copies are made of resin, which I believe this is one of. If you were able to remove the black modern base you would see my point.
    6. Trent1971 Trent1971, 2 years ago
      looks like Depose, late 60s, I have some, yes its resin.

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