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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 328

    AN ENGLISH TEAK WOOD THREE TIER TROLLEY

    DATED 1911

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH TEAK WOOD THREE TIER TROLLEY
    DATED 1911
    The brass plaque engraved MADE FROM TEAKWOOD TAKEN FROM H.M.S. COLLINGWOOD BROKEN UP BY HUGHES, BOLCKOW & CO. Ltd. IN 1911
    35 in. (39 cm.) high; 31 in. (78.2 cm.) wide; 17¾ in. (45 cm.) deep


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    This teak timber is probably from the second H.M.S. Collingwood, a steam powered battle ship launched in 1882, the first to travel at 16 knots per hour, and broken up in 1909.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage