Lot 17 (Homes and Interiors (including Asian Art & Militaria) - Live Online, 25th November 2020)
A collection of World War 2 Prisoner of War made cigarette cases, German carved wood Edelweis motif Prisoner of War in Russia 1945-48, Russian Prisoner of War made aluminium CCCP 1944 with Soviet Republics Emblem, Italian made memories of Napoli with Mount Vesuvius image, Italian made Prisoner of War case Egypt 1947 with engraved Lilli-Marlen, largest 16cm wide (4)
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Estimated at £100 - £150
all surface scratches
signs of use
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Auction: Homes and Interiors (including Asian Art & Militaria) - Live Online, 25th November 2020
Our bi-weekly Homes & Interiors sales showcase an array of different periods and styles all under one roof, juxtaposing old with new, items rich in history displayed next to works of art by emerging artists, and emphasising just how effortlessly they complement one another. There is undoubtedly something to suit all tastes and budgets within these live online auctions.
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