Of Birkenhead Interest: A Victorian ivory handled presentation trowel by Walker and Hall, Sheffield 1886

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Of Birkenhead Interest: A Victorian ivory handled presentation trowel
by Walker and Hall, Sheffield 1886

Sold for £ 350 (US$ 437) inc. premium

The Chester Sale

4 Sep 2012, 11:00 BST

Chester

Of Birkenhead Interest: A Victorian ivory handled presentation trowel
by Walker and Hall, Sheffield 1886
The blade profusely inscribed with engraved floral decoration border, to an acanthus leaf carved ivory handle, length 33.5cm.

Footnotes

  • Inscribed with the Birkenhead coat of arms and; "County Borough of Birkenhead, presented to his Worship the Mayor, Alderman James T. Thompson, J.P., on the , occasion of laying the, foundation stone, of the, North End Baths, May 13th 1899."

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Of Birkenhead Interest: A Victorian ivory handled presentation trowel by Walker and Hall, Sheffield 1886
Of Birkenhead Interest: A Victorian ivory handled presentation trowel by Walker and Hall, Sheffield 1886
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