15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 375
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 600
A HAT SPIKE
CHINA, LATE 19TH CENTURY
the gilt spike set with a turquoise coloured stone, with lapis blue wooden spike
5.5in (14cm.) high
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This hat spike was worn by a graduate from the Imperial Examinations.
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