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Auction Christie's is preparing for a royal trading

September 21 2009
17:41

Things from the personal collection of the Duke of Kent, Prince George and his wife, Princess Marina going under the hammer on November 20.

It is expected that the auction will feature approximately 200 lots. Their preliminary cost 100,000 pounds sterling. The most expensive and most important lots will be a portrait of Princess Louise brushes her mother - Queen Victoria and a chair with a footrest Prince George.

On the chair he was sitting during the coronation of his brother King George the Sixth in 1937. Upholstered in red silk armchair experts have estimated at 15,000 pounds. There will also be a collection of silver, gold and jade clocks, rugs and jewelry.

Auction house Christie's holds the royal auction in 1773. That's when founder James Christie auction organized the sale of things, Princess of Wales - the mother of King George the Third.

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