28 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price Realised GBP 688
PRINCESS MARY'S LINEN CLOTH AND NAPKINS A SET OF FINE LINEN CLOTH AND NAPKINS
A tea cloth with needlelace borders, embroidered with initial 'M' below a crown and dated 1922, -- 44 x 30.5in. (111.7 x 77.5cm.); and a set of twelve matching napkins (13)
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H.R.H. Princess Mary married Henry, 6th Earl of Harewood (1882-1947) on 28 February 1922. It has been suggested that this set of linen was a wedding gift.
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H.R.H. Princess Mary, The Princess Royal, Countess of Harewood (1897-1965).