London, South Kensington
28 October 2007
PRINCESS MARY'S HANDBAG
A BLACK LEATHER TWIN-HANDLED BAG
WITH GILT-TOOLED INITIAL 'M' BELOW A CROWN, WITH WATER-SILK LINED INTERIOR, PAPER LABEL WITH INK INSCRIPTION 'PHOTOGRAPH FRAMES ETC' AND 'MANICURE SETS ETC'
14 IN. (35.5 CM.) WIDE
H.R.H. PRINCESS MARY, THE PRINCESS ROYAL, COUNTESS OF HAREWOOD (1897-1965).
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