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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 85

    A MATCHED SET OF THREE VICTORIAN SILVER GENTLEMAN'S TRAVELLING ITEMS

    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, LONDON, 1860/4

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MATCHED SET OF THREE VICTORIAN SILVER GENTLEMAN'S TRAVELLING ITEMS
    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, LONDON, 1860/4
    Engine-turned and with gilt interiors, the covers centred with a circular cartouche engraved with an earl's coronet and two reversed and interlaced initials K, comprising: a hip flask, mark of AB, 1864, a sandwich box, mark of Thomas Johnson, 1860 and retailed by Asprey and a soap box, Abraham Brownett and John Rose, London, 1861
    the sandwich box, 6 in. (15.4 cm.) wide; 3 in. (7.6 cm.) deep
    gross weight 23.5 oz. (729 gr.) (3)


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    Provenance

    Almost certainly supplied to Francis Alexander, 8th Earl of Kintore (1828-1880).