A set of ivory mounted bagpipes
Lot 183Y
A set of ivory mounted bagpipes
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 5,000 - 8,400
amended
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Lot Details
A set of ivory mounted bagpipes
Probably Peter Henderson,
Of ebonised varnished wood, with ivory and plated mounts, blue fabric covered leather bag, contained within a keystone case, with brass swing handle.

Footnotes

  • Originally the property of Pipe Major Harry Ellis of The Black Watch, who became Pipe Major of The City of Dundee Pipe Band and also played in the Mackenzie Caledonian Pipe Band that won the Junior World Championships.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note the description should read a set of Highland bagpipe by Peter Henderson of Glasgow circa 1950, African blackwood, full ivory mounts, hide bag, shepherd chanter, Royal blue velvet bag cover and silk cords, contained within a keystone case.
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