• 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 155

    A GEORGE VI SILVER CIGARETTE-BOX

    MARK OF ADIE BROS., BIRMINGHAM, 1951

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE VI SILVER CIGARETTE-BOX
    MARK OF ADIE BROS., BIRMINGHAM, 1951
    Oblong and on block feet, the rim of the hinged cover and feet each with Celtic knot decoration, the cover engraved with an inscription, wood lined, marked on bezel and inside cover, the base further stamped 'MADE IN ENGLAND'
    7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) wide
    The inscription reads 'Presented to H.R.H. The Duchess of Kent by 1 (Bomber) Squadron Royal Australian Air Force At Tengah 9th Oct. 52'


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