Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
It has been suggested that sitter to the miniature to the upper centre of the illustration may identified as Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale (1864-1892), older brother of H.M. King George V and it has been suggested that the miniature illustrated lower left may be Prince Christian of Schleswig Holstein (1831-1917).
Property from T.R.H. The Dukes of Gloucester