Tue, 10th May 2016 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Courageous')

 
Lot 80
 

80

Ø AN EARLY 19TH-CENTURY COMMEMORATIVE...

Ø AN EARLY 19TH-CENTURY COMMEMORATIVE NELSON/TRAFALGAR LOCKET
painted on ivory and depicting two first rates in action inscribed around the border Nelson, Tho' Dead, Yet Speaketh England Expects Every Man To Do His Duty with gilt brass frame and empty hair compartment behind, -- 2½in. (6.5cm.) high; together with two silver rowing oars prizes from H.M.S. Sussex, 1931; and naval crown menu holder retained by Gieves Ltd 1933/4.
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Sold for £521
Estimated at £300 - £400

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Locket: somewhat rubbed, mild warping, remnant paper and glue suggesting content removed.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 
Ø AN EARLY 19TH-CENTURY COMMEMORATIVE NELSON/TRAFALGAR LOCKET
painted on ivory and depicting two first rates in action inscribed around the border Nelson, Tho' Dead, Yet Speaketh England Expects Every Man To Do His Duty with gilt brass frame and empty hair compartment behind, -- 2½in. (6.5cm.) high; together with two silver rowing oars prizes from H.M.S. Sussex, 1931; and naval crown menu holder retained by Gieves Ltd 1933/4.
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