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January 9, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Three-piece Set of Asprey Alligator Luggage

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Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2875BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 09, 2016 10:00AM


Three-piece Set of Asprey Alligator Luggage, London, first quarter 20th century, all bearing gilded center monogram in center of each "M.B." and with hardware inscribed, "ASPREY LONDON"; two with cognac-colored coverings: a small train case, with two interior flaps that lift to reveal multiple compartments, ht. 5, wd. 13 1/4, dp. 11 1/4 and rectangular-shaped suitcase with interior silk lining and side pouches, ht. 7 1/4, wd. 24 3/8, dp. 14 3/8; and a suitcase with chestnut-colored covering, interior silk lining, and multiple pouches, with original canvas dust cover, ht. 8 1/8, wd. 28, dp. 17 in.
Estimate $700-900

Minor signs of wear, overall good condition, with small scuffs on lids. Wear to edges and handles. Mid-size case with one latch sticking/hard to open and close.

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