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    Sale 12035

    Christie's Interiors

    6 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 27

    AN EDWARD VII SCOTTISH SILVER FREEDOM CASKET

    MARK OF BROOKS & SONS, EDINBURGH, 1906

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EDWARD VII SCOTTISH SILVER FREEDOM CASKET
    MARK OF BROOKS & SONS, EDINBURGH, 1906
    of bombe oblong form, decorated with embossed floral swags and bows, chased with Edinburgh Castle within motto cartouche, on four scrolling foliate paw feet, velvet lined interior, the hinged stepped domed cover with presentation inscription, all on stepped marble base
    10 1/2 in. (16.5 cm) wide, the box


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    This Lot is transferred to an offsite warehouse ‘Cadogan Tate’ at the close of business on the day of the sale. We will give you 2 weeks free storage from the date of the sale and after that point charges apply. All other lots will be held at Christie''s South Kensington until 5pm the fifth Friday after the sale. It will then be transferred to Cadogan Tate.