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    Addington Frye Miniature Painting of a Hot Air Balloon Incident,19th Century. An extraordinary miniature on ivory depicting three unfortunate gentlemen abandoning a hot air balloon at sea. 3-1/2 inches long (8.9 cm).

    Condition Report*: Generally fine with original case; split to ivory physical in lower left corner. Note: the laws of various countries regulate the import or export of certain plant and animal properties, including (but not limited to) items made of (or including) ivory, whalebone, turtle shell, coral, crocodile, or other wildlife.  Transport of such lots may require special licenses for export, import or both.  Bidder is responsible for: 1) obtaining all information on such restricted items for both export and import and 2) obtaining all such licenses and/or permits.
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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