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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 483

    A VICTORIAN SILVER CHEROOT CASE

    MARK OF NATHANIEL MILLS, BIRMINGHAM, 1842

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER CHEROOT CASE
    MARK OF NATHANIEL MILLS, BIRMINGHAM, 1842
    The front chased in high relief with a view of Windsor Castle and engraved on reverse with the twin crests of Baron Hesketh, within a surround of rococo scrolls and flowers
    4¾ in. (12.1 cm.) long
    2.5 oz. (77.6 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, Lord Hesketh Sale, Towcester Hall