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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 262

    ANGLO-INDIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1810

    Two officers: one in scarlet coat with gold-embroidered blue collar and cuffs, gold epaulette, black stock, holding a pipe in his right hand, a pendant around his neck; together with an officer of the 33rd Foot, in scarlet coat faced with scarlet and silver lace in pairs, silver epaulette, white shoulder-belt with oval plate with regimental number within crowned circlet (English School, circa 1790)

    Price Realised  

    ANGLO-INDIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1810
    Two officers: one in scarlet coat with gold-embroidered blue collar and cuffs, gold epaulette, black stock, holding a pipe in his right hand, a pendant around his neck; together with an officer of the 33rd Foot, in scarlet coat faced with scarlet and silver lace in pairs, silver epaulette, white shoulder-belt with oval plate with regimental number within crowned circlet (English School, circa 1790)
    ivory
    ovals, 3¼ in. (82 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount, and 2½ in. (63 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame with chased foliate surround, the reverse set with an elaborate lock of hair, wire and seed-pearls on opalescent glass, respectively (2)


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