Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage
The estate of Lady Ann Babington of Pinnacle Hill, Kelso, Roxburghshire.
Sold on the premises by Jackson, Stops and Staff, 12 and 13 November 1946, to Shirley Neame.
Acquired by the vendor from Shirley Neame circa 1981.
Catalogue of the Regency Exhibition, Brighton Pavilion 1948 (ed. Clifford Musgrave), item no. 53 (courtesy of Shirley Neame Esq.)
Brian Reade, Regency Antiques, London, 1953, fig. 42.
The Regency Festival Exhibition, Brighton Pavilion, July 15 - August 11, 1948