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Sold for £30,000
Outer case dirty.
Interior silk at the hinge deteriorated.
Right hand side, lower swag detached at the top point.
Historic soft solder repair at this point.
No damage or repairs to the enamel.
Reverse - one screw deficient to the mother of pearl back.
Mother of pearl back cracked at the hinge point.
Strut has become detached at this point. Requires re cementing.
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Auction: Jewellery and Silver, Tue, 21st Nov 2017
17 November 2017 9am - 5pm
19 November 2017 10am - 1pm
20 November 2017 9am - 5pm
21 November 2017 from 9am
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