London, South Kensington
1 December 2000
The 'Charterhouse' Sand Bag Encampment
comprising ten Gordon Highlanders firing as in Britains Set 156, eight Zulus as in Britains Set 147, four Royal Lancaster Regiment gunners with ramrods as from Britains Set 148, four Simon and Rivollet toy cannons with ammunition, six dozen sandbags, two tents and a Union Jack mounted on a hatpin, in original box (G-VG, box F, one split in tray side, corners of lid damaged)
Formerly from The Collection of the Late John Hannington, KSG FROG, Lot 91.
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This is the actual set illustrated in Opie B, page 128.
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