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Three Korea/Vietnam-era Presentation Cigarette Boxes

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Discovery - 3205T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Three Korea/Vietnam-era Presentation Cigarette Boxes, a silver box marked on the lid "PRESENTED TO/LT. Earle W. Stephenson/BY THE/Officers 23rd Infantry/KOREA," a silver box marked "KAPYONG/1951" with a small Canadian Light Infantry badge, and a painted wooden cigarette box marked on a plaque "PRESENTED BY/Lieutenant General Vinh-Loc/COMMANDANT, NATIONAL DEFENSE COLLEGE/REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM/TO/Brigadier General S.L. McClellan/DEPUTY CHIEF, ARMY ADVISORY GROUP."

Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.

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Estimate $100-200

Some light wear from use but in overall good condition.


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.

Keywords

Earle W. Stephenson, S.L. McClellan, Nicholas A. Penachio, REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM, Vietnam, Kapyong

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