24 August 2000,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 212
GBP 25 - GBP 200
Thornton-Pickard Mfg. Co. Ltd., Altrincham; half-plate, mahogany and brass, with two lenses and darkslides, in a case; a baby Brownie camera in box; a Vest Pocket Kodak
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Condition: 3 Cosmetic: Light signs of wear.
VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer’s premium.
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