Tue, 2nd May 2017 12:00

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

 
  Lot 67
 

67

A REGULATION BICORN HAT FOR ADMIRAL E.H....

A REGULATION BICORN HAT FOR ADMIRAL E.H. HOWARD OF THE ROYAL NAVY, CIRCA 1880
constructed in beaver fur felt with heavy bullion loops, end tassels and braid, contained in shaped tin hat box with brass plate engraved Capt. E. Howard R.N. -- 19½in. (49.5cm.) wide; together with a solar topee in shaped tin case for the same officer
(2)

Sold for £2,108
Estimated at £350 - £450

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
A REGULATION BICORN HAT FOR ADMIRAL E.H. HOWARD OF THE ROYAL NAVY, CIRCA 1880
constructed in beaver fur felt with heavy bullion loops, end tassels and braid, contained in shaped tin hat box with brass plate engraved Capt. E. Howard R.N. -- 19½in. (49.5cm.) wide; together with a solar topee in shaped tin case for the same officer
(2)