14th Sep, 2023 10:00

The Guinness Sale at Elveden

 
  Lot 420
 

420

☘ A Sutton & Sons display of 'Grasses useless in Agriculture and found in Bad Hay and Pastures'

A Sutton & Sons display of 'Grasses useless in Agriculture and found in Bad Hay and Pastures',
early to mid-20th century,
38 x 66cm, framed and glazed

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Sold for £5,500


Condition Report

overall: 43.5 x 71cm
Very clean and display of grasses remain in place.

 

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Auction: The Guinness Sale at Elveden, 14th Sep, 2023

 

‘I wish all the recipients of lots from this Elveden auction years of enjoyment from their purchase, as I believe the vast majority of these items are likely to be heirlooms for generations of the future.’
Edward Iveagh

 

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Sale Location

The auction will take place at Elveden Hall, London Road, Elveden, Thetford IP24 3TQ.  The sale commences at 10am, with doors open from 8.30am.

 

Viewing

Viewing will be held at Elveden Hall, London Road, Elveden, Thetford IP24 3TQ. 

 

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Purchased on the door - £30

 

Saturday 9 September, 10am - 4pm 

Sunday 10 September, 10am - 4pm 

Monday 11 September, 10am - 7pm 

Tuesday 12 September, 10am - 4pm 

Wednesday 13 September, 10am - 4pm

All lots are, however, extensively illustrated and carry detailed condition reports - see 'Condition report' at the foot of each lot description. 

 

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