21 - 22 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 200 - GBP 400
TWO GILT-HEIGHTENED RED LEATHER BLOTTERS
LATE 19TH CENTURY
One with 'LL' monogram and stamped 'SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE, LONDON', the other inscribed 'REGIMENTO DA SUPERINTENDENCIA DO SAL DE SETUBAL E ALCACER'
The largest - 13½ in. (34 cm.) high
Together with a pair of French gilt-heightened green leather boxes in the form of books, first half 19th Century, inscribed 'MÉDAILLES REGNE DE NAPOLÉON/VOL.2' -- 13¼in. (33.5 cm.) high; a French gilt-heightened leather box in the form of a book, inscribed 'THUANI HISTORIA' -- 16½ in. (42 cm.) high; and a Huntley & Palmers biscuit tin modelled in the form of bound volumes of books -- 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high (6)
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