A rare gold mounted spy-glass nécessaire,  English,  third quarter of the 18th century,
Lot 111Y
A rare gold mounted spy-glass nécessaire, English, third quarter of the 18th century,
Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,247) inc. premium
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A rare gold mounted spy-glass nécessaire, English, third quarter of the 18th century,
with gold mounted fittings and floral swag decoration, sliding cover to eyepiece and objective, green stained fishskin cover, opening to fitted interior with penknife, pencil, scissors, bodkin, tweezers and ivory leaf, 4 1/4in (11cm) long
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  1. Jon Baddeley
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