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    Sale 5412

    The Sunday Sale : The Langford Hall Collection, Nottinghamshire - Property of the late Mr & Mrs Patrick Radford

    6 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 105

    A VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED OAK BISCUIT BARREL

    MARK OF GIBSON & LANGMAN, LONDON, 1895

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    A VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED OAK BISCUIT BARREL
    MARK OF GIBSON & LANGMAN, LONDON, 1895
    Engraved with the insignia of the Royal Yacht on an applied shield-shaped cartouche, ceramic liner and swing handle, the cover inscribed, 'Presented to the officers of the Royal Yacht by Sub Lieut. J.W.L. McClintock, N.H. Hodges, C.D.S. Raikes, August 1895'
    6¼ in. (15.9 cm.) high


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    This biscuit barrel was presented to the Officers of Her Majesty's Yacht Victoria and Albert II. The Royal Yacht was launched in 1855 and was decommissioned in 1900.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage