Indo French Ivory Inlaid Ebony Charpoy Bed
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Indo French Ivory Inlaid Ebony Charpoy Bed

Ref: CH1712

The legs of this very rare, antique charpoy are handcrafted in the form of a duck of ebony and inlaid with ivory, in the style typical of the Indian coastal city of Vizagapatam. Legs pictured only.

Literature: A. Jaffer, Furniture From British India and Ceylon, p. 178-79.
Provenance: Ananda Ranga Pillai House (Pondicherry, India).
c. 1700-20
Legs: (4) W 7 D 7 H 21 in.
Please note that some countries and American states prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to ivory and ebony. Prospective buyers should familiarize themselves with customs and shipping regulations prior to purchasing if they intend to ship this item outside of Colorado.
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