Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
The latter: Allen H. Johness Jnr. Collection; Sotheby's, London, 27 November 1972, lot 148 (as 'called the Marquis of Granby').
Captain E.B. Woollett; Sotheby's, London, 16 December 1974, lot 124 (as 'the Marquis of Granby').