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Two English White Metal Whistles, mid to late 19th century, a Köhler signal horn, stamped 1851-1862/KOHLER & SON/MAKERS/61 VICTORIA ST

Auction:
2869T
Lot:
1040
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Fine Wines - 2869T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Two English White Metal Whistles, mid to late 19th century, a Köhler signal horn, stamped "1851-1862/KOHLER & SON/MAKERS/61 VICTORIA STREET/WESTMINISTER/(from CONVENT GARDEN)/LONDON, lg. 5 3/4; and a Dyke & Co. whistle, possibly made by Alfred De Courcy for police or fire officials, marked "The City/Whistle/Patent/Dyke&Co/London," lg. 3 1/8 in.
Estimate $30-50


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, Alfred De Courcy, Dyke, Henry Arthur Ward, LG Corporation, Whistle

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