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Tag: Queen Mary

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    Letter left in drawer reveals Japanese cabinet was Queen Mary's charity donation

    A small Japanese cabinet given to Queen Mary’s Hospital for the East End, Stratford by Queen Mary in 1931 along with a card from Buckingham Palace and a letter from the Queen’s lady-in-waiting contained within an envelope addressed to Mrs Gatley, Dagenham; stamped with King George VI’s cypher (GRI VI)…

    Letter left in drawer reveals Japanese cabinet was Queen Marys charity donation
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    No Reserve Storybook Collectibles Auction

    The Royal Doulton company started in 1815 as a small pottery firm along the banks of the Thames. The company launched various products over the years under the leadership of John Doulton, who was succeeded by his son, Henry. It was under his leadership that the company employed multiple artists…

    COALPORT CHARACTER FIGURINE, THE SNOWMAN, SOFT LANDING
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    FUN World Paper Money Signature Auction- Orlando

    Zanzibar has a long history as a trading point for fine goods and spices, but it was not until 1908 that Zanzibar started printing its own money. The currency was eventually released in denominations of 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 rupees. Only 500 of the notes printed from 1908…

    Bahamas Central Bank 100 Dollars 1974 (ND 1992)