Pair of carved ivory foo dogs, each depicted with curled fur on top of head, curly tail, black painted eyes, wide nose above open mouth. Dogs seated on triangular bunting cloth on rectangular base. Male and female represented with traditional baby foo dog and orb. Each marked with incised "10" on base and male with red two character stamp mark. Each mounted with wooden pegs on wire inlaid wooden bases. Ivory figures: Male 4-1/2" H; Female: 4-1/4" H. Each base: 1-1/4" H. 2nd quarter of the 20th century. Note: THIS LOT CONTAINS ANIMAL OR PLANT MATERIAL THAT MAY BE RESTRICTED UNDER FEDERAL, STATE, AND/ OR LOCAL LAW. BIDDERS SHOULD CHECK ALL APPLICABLE GOVERNMENT WILDLIFE RESTRICTIONS PRIOR TO PLACING A BID. THE BUYER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR OBTAINING ANY NECESSARY LICENSE OR PERMITS APPLICABLE TO THE SALE OR TRANSPORT OF THE OBJECT. PLEASE NOTE THAT BIDDERS IN NEW JERSEY MAY NOT BID ON ANY LOTS CONTAINING ELEPHANT IVORY, MAMMOTH IVORY, OR RHINOCEROS HORN. CONDITION: Very good condition. Minor surface grime.
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