14 - 16 February 2006
A damask linen tablecloth
Woven with a central rosette issuing palmettes, the field with scattered flowerheads within a scrolling acanthus border, embroidered with initials CE beneath a royal crown for Carl Eduard Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha
340 cm. x 288 cm.
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Carl Eduard Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha (1884-1954) was born Charles Edward, Duke of Albany, a grandson of Queen Victoria. He succeeded his uncle Alfred I. Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha, who died without issue in 1900.
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