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    Sale 5969

    A West Country Tradition - Avon Antiques, Bradford-upon-Avon, Wiltshire

    21 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 172

    A SCOTTISH GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND PAINTED STRONG BOX

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SCOTTISH GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND PAINTED STRONG BOX
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Fitted with three locks, the front decorated with the arms of Sir John Maxwell and his wife Hannah, showing Old Pollock House at the time of their wedding in 1788
    13¾ in. (35 cm.) high; 22 in. (56 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Sir John Maxwell, 7th Baronet of Pollock (d.1844), Pollock House, Glasgow, Scotland.