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    Sale 5318

    Fine Costume & Textiles: The Collector's Sale

    4 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 93

    A GENTLEMAN'S BLUE SUPERFINE COAT, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GENTLEMAN'S BLUE SUPERFINE COAT, 19TH CENTURY
    very deep blue wool with long tails and black velvet collar, with gilt metal buttons marked 'FL' in relief, first quarter 19th century


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    The coat bears a label in 19th century hand reading: 'F.L. Buttons, Fife Lieutenant, Deputy Lieutenant's Coat, Col. Anstruther Thomson, b1776 d1833'

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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.


    Provenance

    Colonel Anstruther Thomson, 1776-1833


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLEMAN