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    Sale 12052

    Science & Natural History

    19 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 221

    A CASED BREWSTER STEREOSCOPIC VIEWER

    T. R. WILLIAMS, CIRCA 1870

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CASED BREWSTER STEREOSCOPIC VIEWER
    T. R. WILLIAMS, CIRCA 1870
    signed on ivory plaque T.R. WILLIAMS 236 REGENT ST with 47 cards, of which two are tintypes signed on the reverse London & Paris Stereoscopic Agency 302 Regent St. & South Gallery Crystal Palace
    12in. (30cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Thomas Augustus Wolstenholme Parker, 6th Earl of Macclesfield (1811–1896), Shirburn Castle, Oxfordshire.
    Thence by descent at Shirburn Castle


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF MR. & MRS. T. PARKER