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Six Assorted 19th Century Valentines

Auction:
2334
Lot:
142
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$529$450

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Auction:
Discovery - 2334
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
October 19, 2006 5:00PM

Description:

Six Assorted 19th Century Valentines, including a two gilt embossed paper lace multi-layered Whitney and a similar framed cover; a large gilt embossed paper lace with silk backing and hand-painted, scrap, and Dresden decorations; a multi-layered fold-down with Italian inscription; and a lace-trimmed blue silk ribbon fold-out opening to a love token.
Provenance: Ex-collection John Darcy Noble.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Dresden, John Darcy Noble, Fashion, Lace, Trim

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