• Christie's Interiors  auction at Christies

    Sale 2190

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 217

    AN AMERICAN SILVER-MOUNTED GENTLEMAN'S TRAVEL TOILETTE SERVICE AND AN ASSEMBLED SILVER-MOUNTED GROOMING SET,

    THE TRAVEL SET MARKED FOR GORHAM, 20TH CENTURY,

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    AN AMERICAN SILVER-MOUNTED GENTLEMAN'S TRAVEL TOILETTE SERVICE AND AN ASSEMBLED SILVER-MOUNTED GROOMING SET,
    THE TRAVEL SET MARKED FOR GORHAM, 20TH CENTURY,
    the travel set in a fitted leather case and comprising a clock, a hairbrush, a hand mirror, a shoehorn, five cut glass jars in three sizes, a nail file, a cuticle pusher, a nail buffer, a pair of scissors, a button hook, a clothes brush, a talc caster, four bottles and covers, a sewing box with hinged cover, a tall cut glass cylindrical jar with associated cover, and a soap case with hinged cover, each marked 'Sterling'; the assembled set comprising two rectangular brushes, an oval brush, a paddle brush, a comb, a hand mirror with canted corners, a circular hand mirror, a cut glass powder box and cover, a nail file, and a button hook, each marked 'Sterling'
    The travel set hairbrush 9½in. (24.2cm.) long, 28oz. gross weighable silver (34)


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    Please note the correct piece count for this lot is 48 not 34.