• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5280

    The Sunday Sale - Property from the Collection of The Late The Hon. Mrs. Angela Lascelles

    28 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 41

    A SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL PAPER KNIFE AND A SILVER ENAMEL MOUNTED DESK CALENDAR

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL PAPER KNIFE AND A SILVER ENAMEL MOUNTED DESK CALENDAR
    Early 20th century
    The rectangular frame with easel support and clip stamped Patent 17613, with maker's mark LW, London 1906, the paper calendar printed for leap years to the reverse and Patent No 13049
    Together with nine other stationery related items, including: a late Victorian ivory paper knife engraved Harewood House, a silver paper knife engraved M from D Oct 15th 1913; a Scottish horn snuff box, 19th century, with integral hinge - 2¾ in. (7 cm.) wide; a shagreen covered metal alloy eraser case; a faux tortoiseshell and gilt-metal inlaid baton; a bead work lined mahogany tray, late 19th century - 12 5/8 x 9 in. (32 x 22.8 cm.); a silver pen, engraved The Mascot; and three other silver cocktail swizzle sticks (12)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.