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Eleven Assorted 19th Century Valentines

Auction:
2334
Lot:
57
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$382$325

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

Description:

Eleven Assorted 19th Century Valentines, including two embossed paper with chromolithograph scrap decoration, one with inscription in Spanish, the other with accompanying envelope; the remaining mostly multi-layered embossed paper lace with hand-painted, gilt, and printed scrap decoration, several with silk or net leaves or flowers, one Meek example, two with envelopes; together with a printed Stein & Jones menu card with Dresden and printed scrap decoration, (general imperfections, toned, glue residue). Provenance: Ex-collection John Darcy Noble.
Estimate $150-200

Keywords

Dresden, John Darcy Noble, Envelope, Postal history, Stationery

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