• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 208

    A CHILEAN SALVER

    STAMPED HECHO A MANI, CIRCA 1959

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHILEAN SALVER
    STAMPED HECHO A MANI, CIRCA 1959
    Shaped circular and on three pad feet, engraved with an inscription
    11¾ in. (30.2 cm.) diam.
    The inscription reads 'Los Empleados y Obreros de la Cia manufacturera de papeles y cartones a sus Altezas Reales le Duquesa de Kent y su hiji Alejandra en recuerdo de su visita efectuada a las fábricas Puente Alto, Chile 6 Marzo 1959'


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    Provenance

    Presented to Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent (1906-1968) by the employees of the Puente Alto papermill near Santiago, Chile, which she visited on 6 March 1959 during her South American tour.