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    Sale 5344

    Christie's Interiors

    15 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 272

    AN EDWARDIAN OAK LETTER AND TELEGRAM BOX

    RETAILED BY WILLIAM THORNHILL, LONDON, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    AN EDWARDIAN OAK LETTER AND TELEGRAM BOX
    RETAILED BY WILLIAM THORNHILL, LONDON, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The bowed glass door with brass plaque marked TELEGRAMS and LETTERS above, a frieze drawer with ivorine label stamped W. THORNHILL & CO. 144 ..... STREET, with storage slots to either side
    11½in. (29.5cm.) high; 16in. (40.5cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN