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    Sale 5357

    Christie's Interiors

    8 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 414

    A LATE VICTORIAN GENTLEMAN'S TRAVELLING DRESSING TABLE CASE

    MARK OF C & G ASPREY, LONDON, 1893-96

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    A LATE VICTORIAN GENTLEMAN'S TRAVELLING DRESSING TABLE CASE
    MARK OF C & G ASPREY, LONDON, 1893-96
    Comprising: 8 mounted glass bottles (6 cylindrical, 1 oval and 1 rectangular) all with plain mounts, a mounted glass spirits flask, a silver shaving brush and holder, a timepiece in red leather case, 4 ivory-backed brushes, a composition shaving stick holder, two small mounted horn beakers, various red leather fittings and numerous ivory-mounted fittings, including: a combined multi-bladed pen knife and bottle opener, a button hook, various manicure items, a combined glove hook and shoe horn, a paper knife and a pair of boot hooks; the inside of the cover containing a blotter, all of the pieces crested and in fitted leather case retailed by the Army and Navy Store


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