London, South Kensington
18 January 2000
A French silver dressing table set by Keller, late 19th century
Comprising: a powder jar and cover, two scent bottles and covers, a hand-held brush, a shoe horn, a button hook, a hand-held mirror, and three further clothes brushes, each engraved with coronet and the initials "AO"
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