• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 87

    TWO OSTRICH FEATHER COURT FANS

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWO OSTRICH FEATHER COURT FANS
    20TH CENTURY
    Of white ostrich feather, mounted on mother-of-pearl sticks, the guard sticks with applied gold monogram 'M', different on each one, each with princess' coronet above, in cream padded box by The Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company Ltd, with gold plate to the front, stamped 'M' with Royal crown above dated 1911
    The initial on the box is for Queen Mary (1867-1953), mother of The Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942).

    The initial on the first fan is for Princess Mary, The Princess Royal, Countess of Harewood (1897-1965), sister of The Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942).

    The initial on the second fan is for Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent (1906-1968). (2)


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