Of Sir Walter Scott interest: A 19th century miniature brooch, Indian
Lot 44Y
Of Sir Walter Scott interest: A 19th century miniature brooch, Indian
Sold for £175 (US$ 294) inc. premium
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Lot Details
Of Sir Walter Scott interest: A 19th century miniature brooch, Indian
Painted on an ivory of oval form, depicting a scene of Indian musicians and dancing females, width 64mm, the reverse engraved 'Sir W. Scott/ Col. 15th K.H./ Jane Scott'

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  • Provenance: The miniature was given by Walter Scott, the son of the famous novelist, to his wife Jane Scott. On 31st May 1839, Scott was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel of the 15th King's Hussars and was stationed in India.
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  1. Clare Blatherwick
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