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A FRAMED COMPOSITION OF TWELVE FINELY CARVED IVORY MEDALLIONS OF ROMAN EMPERORS AND A CARVED IVORY MINIATURE BUST.

CONTINENTAL, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY.

Including Julius Caesar, Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius, Nero, Galba, Otho, Vitellius, Vespasian, Titus and Domitian, surmounted by a carved ivory bust of an ancient general, possibly Alexander the Great.

Sotheby’s April 2010.

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