• 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 74

    A VICTORIAN GOLD-MOUNTED BROWN BANDED ONYX HAND-SEAL

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A VICTORIAN GOLD-MOUNTED BROWN BANDED ONYX HAND-SEAL
    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The baluster handle with mounts chased with flowers and foliage, the bloodstone matrix cut with the initials 'AE' with Prince of Wales's badge issuing from a coronet above
    3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) high
    The initials are for Prince Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII (1901-1910).


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