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    Sale 5280

    The Sunday Sale - Property from the Collection of The Late The Hon. Mrs. Angela Lascelles

    28 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 191

    PRINCESS MARY'S BOOKCASE
    A SIMULATED TORTOISESHELL OPEN BOOKCASE

    CIRCA 1920

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    PRINCESS MARY'S BOOKCASE
    A SIMULATED TORTOISESHELL OPEN BOOKCASE
    CIRCA 1920
    THE RECTANGULAR MOULDED TOP CENTRED BY AN INITIAL 'M' BELOW A ROYAL PRINCESS' CORONET, WITH SIX SHELVES ON A PLINTH BASE
    54 IN. (137 CM.) HIGH; 14 IN. (36 CM.) WIDE; 6½ IN. (16 CM.) DEEP


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    Provenance

    H.R.H. PRINCESS MARY, THE PRINCESS ROYAL, COUNTESS OF HAREWOOD (1897-1965).
    BY DESCENT TO HER SON, THE HON. GERALD LASCELLES, FORT BELVEDERE, RUNNYMEDE, SURREY, 1956-1976.
    VIRGINIA WATER COTTAGE, WINDSOR GREAT PARK, BERKSHIRE.