• The Manolo March Collection Fr auction at Christies

    Sale 7817

    The Manolo March Collection From Son Galcerán, Mallorca

    28 - 29 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 427

    A CHARLES II SILVER-MOUNTED ROOTWOOD CEREMONIAL STAFF

    THE MOUNT CIRCA 1670

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHARLES II SILVER-MOUNTED ROOTWOOD CEREMONIAL STAFF
    THE MOUNT CIRCA 1670
    The silver inscribed 'Ex Donni Johannis Thorp, Anno Dommini, 1670' and with later presentation inscription 'This Staff is in the most respectful manner, Presented to the Annual Hampshire Meeting, by John, Earl of Clanricarde, Feb 28th 1772', repair to bottom of staff
    78½ in. (199 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Johannis Thorp, 1670, Earl of Clanricarde, by whom presented to the Hampshire Meeting, 1772.