• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5918

    Christie's Interiors

    1 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    MILITARY INTEREST: A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER MODEL OF A REGIMENTAL SIDE OR SNARE DRUM

    MARK OF WANG HING, CANTON AND HONG KONG, CIRCA 1930

    Price Realised  

    MILITARY INTEREST: A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER MODEL OF A REGIMENTAL SIDE OR SNARE DRUM
    MARK OF WANG HING, CANTON AND HONG KONG, CIRCA 1930
    Applied with badge and battle honours of 1st. Battalion, The Queen's Royal (West Surrey) Regiment
    3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) diameter


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    The 1st. Battalion, Queen's (Royal West) Surreys were sent to Hong Kong for garrison duty in 1927, were relieved in 1929 and returned between 1930-34.

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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