An antique brooch of six elephants holding onto the tail of the elephant in front. The elephants are graded in size and excellently carved with no damage. The ivory is yellowing showing age.
7cm (2¾in) long
Tallest elephant is 1.3cm (½ in)
Very good condition.
The UK ban on ivory trading in 2016 covers the sale of items containing ivory made after 1947. Trade in ‘worked’ items, such as works of art and ornaments dating from before 1947 (deemed ‘antiques’) are permitted.