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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 466

    A COLLECTION OF ELEVEN MEDIEVAL AND LATER IRON KEYS

    CIRCA 1400 AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A COLLECTION OF ELEVEN MEDIEVAL AND LATER IRON KEYS
    CIRCA 1400 AND LATER
    Including one bronze key and another with a 'Sudeley Castle' label
    The largest - 7½ in. (19 cm.) (11)


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    Keys in the present lot can be compared with three medieval keys from New College, Oxford, circa 1400, (see Marian Campbell Decorative Ironwork, Victoria & Albert Museum, 1997, p. 107., fig. 176).

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