AN EXQUISITE PIECE OF RED CORAL (CORALLIUM RUBRUM)

First half 20th century

 

Two branches sprouting from a brain coral base, the red coral of vibrant colour and very pure.

H.  cm

Including a certificate by Jeroen Zoetmulder certified and independent valuer, stating that the object is pre-1947.


Provenance:
L.t. Commander W.E. Darwall, who formed his collection during his numerous overseas postings in the first part of the 20th century.

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