A late Victorian silver and tortoiseshell page-turner, London 1898, Maker’s mark rubbed, 40.5cm long, together with a French brass carriage clock, with single train movement, 14.5cm high, an antler handled knife, marked ‘Humphreys’, knife 32cm long, a pierced brass box, with glazed top, 7cm wide, a pair of opera glasses, a cigarette case, and a cased pair of spectacles (qty.)
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Sold for £130
Page-turner with chips, knocks and losses throughout. Metal finishes with losses and tarnishing throughout. Pierced box and covers with knocks and losses to feet. Knife scabbard worn. Blade with small knocks and wear to finish.
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Auction: Homes and Interiors (including Militaria) - Live Online, Tue, 12th Oct 2021
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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