28 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 600
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 500
QUEEN MARY'S HANDKERCHIEFS A COLLECTION OF FINE LACE EDGED HANDKERCHIEFS
All delicately embroidered with initials 'M' or 'VM' below a crown either when Princess of Wales or Queen Consort, one embroidered with Queen Mary's signature, together with an annotated card in ink '1 real lace handkerchief belonged to Her Majesty Queen Mary; 1 real lace handkerchief belonged to the Duchess of Teck' (12)
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Associated card reads: Belonged to H.M. Queen Mary Belonged to Duchess of Teck
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H.M. Queen Mary (1867-1953).
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