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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 135

    AN AGATE AND GILT METAL MOUNTED ETUI

    PROBABLY ENGLISH, CIRCA 1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN AGATE AND GILT METAL MOUNTED ETUI
    PROBABLY ENGLISH, CIRCA 1765
    Fitted with various tools
    4 in. (10 cm.) high
    Together with a French lacquer Vernis Martin circular suff box and cover applied with a carved cameo in the centre and tortoiseshell lined - 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) diameter; a Regency tortoiseshell and silver inlaid etui and a similar scent bottle case (4)


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    Provenance

    The Late T. W. Woodhouse, J. W. Watson & Son, The Metropole Hotel, King St Leeds, 28 September 1968, lot 112.