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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 425

    A VICTORIAN CARVED WHITE MARBLE HAND

    CIRCA 1840'S

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN CARVED WHITE MARBLE HAND
    CIRCA 1840'S
    Displayed in a fruitwood and brass box
    11 in. (28 cm.) long overall


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    Provenance

    Originally from the Earl of Nugent, the Lilies, Aylesbury . Purchased from the the Boileau Collection of Kettering Hall, Norfolk in July 1947 by the Rev. Willliam Hall. It can be presumed that the hand is that of the wife of the Earl of Nugent, Anne Lucy daughter of the Hon. Verre Poulett, died 1840's.