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David Edwards William IV Rosewood and Brass-inlaid Traveling Toilet Kit

Auction:
2776B
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2776B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

David Edwards William IV Rosewood and Brass-inlaid Traveling Toilet Kit, London, 1830-37, the silver London, 1812-15, maker's mark "WP," enclosing a dressing mirror, leather writing surface, leather folio, ten perfumes and dresser boxes with monogrammed silver covers, tray for sewing notions, and empty compartments, with original leather case, ht. 5, wd. 12 1/4, dp. 9 in., silver approx. 9.9 troy oz.
Estimate $800-1,000

Age-typical wear throughout. Perfume covers unmarked. One silver jar with replaced French silver body. One dresser jar with small rim chip to glass body. One dresser box with large section of loss to glass body. Not all original notions and tools are present. Box lacking key and with approx. 2 in. section of popping to brass on right lower front corner.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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London, David Edwards William IV

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