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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  

    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.