AMUNDSEN (ROALD) - MATCHCASE A waterproof matchbox bag with aluminium screw lid (length 220mm.) as supplied for the expedition to the South Pole, together with 6 boxes of matches ("Nitadels Tændstikfabrik, Oslo"), [c.1911] (7)
Lot 84*
AMUNDSEN (ROALD) - MATCHCASE A waterproof matchbox bag with aluminium screw lid (length 220mm.) as supplied for the expedition to the South Pole, together with 6 boxes of matches ("Nitadels Tændstikfabrik, Oslo"), [c.1911] (7)
Sold for £4,000 (US$ 6,723) inc. premium
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AMUNDSEN (ROALD) - MATCHCASE
A waterproof matchbox bag with aluminium screw lid (length 220mm.) as supplied for the expedition to the South Pole, together with 6 boxes of matches ("Nitadels Tændstikfabrik, Oslo"), [c.1911] (7)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Roald Amundsen, and by descent.

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  • This item has been imported from outside the EU, and is subject to VAT at 5% of the Hammer Price and at the prevailing rate on the Buyer's Premium. It should have appeared in the catalogue with an asterisk.
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