London, South Kensington
7 July 2000
Three giltwood and gilt metal display cabinets
Each with sloping hinged tops, silk lined interiors with panelled friezes, on fluted tapering legs terminating in bun feet
each -- 60in. (152.5cm.) wide, 62in. (157.5cm.) high, 15¾in. (40cm.) deep (3)
Sir Julius Wernher, 1st Bt. (1850-1912), Bath House, London, and Luton Hoo, Bedfordshire, by whom bequeathed, through his widow
Alice, Lady Wernher, subsequently Lady Ludlow (1862-1945), to their son
Sir Harold Wernher, 3rd Bt., G.C.V.O. (1893-1973), Luton Hoo, Bedfordshire, in the Blue Hall, and by descent.
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