• 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 178

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE V AND LATER SILVER MATCH BOX COVERS

    ELEVEN WITH MARK OF L. A. CRICHTON, LONDON, 1934 AND 1936 AND ONE WITH MARK OF ROBERT PRINGLE, LONDON, 1939

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE V AND LATER SILVER MATCH BOX COVERS
    ELEVEN WITH MARK OF L. A. CRICHTON, LONDON, 1934 AND 1936 AND ONE WITH MARK OF ROBERT PRINGLE, LONDON, 1939
    Each plain oblong, engraved with the Royal arms with a label for difference within the Garter motto and below a Royal duke's coronet, marked underneath, contained in a fitted case
    1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) long
    11 oz. (344 gr.)
    The arms are those of The Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942). (12)


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