A Private Collection of Seals: Highlights from The Matrix Collection



A Private Collection of Seals: Highlights from The Matrix Collection

19th May, 2023 10:00
Sale number: 749
Location: Live Online | Viewing in Edinburgh
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The Matrix Collection has been carefully compiled by the late Mr David Morris and showcases a variety of personal desk seals as well as institutional and organisational desk seals. The seals were collected for their historical interest as well as their beauty. We are pleased to offer select pieces from the collection with some highlights including Sir Walter Scott’s desk seal, the Commercial Bank of Scotland seal and the Archbishop Spottiswoode seal. Register to bid below.

Name: Colin Fraser
Email: colin.fraser@lyonandturnbull.com

Name: Kier Mulholland
Email: kier.mulholland@lyonandturnbull.com

Lot 16 - A CONTINENTAL BRONZE 17TH-CENTURY DESK SEAL

Sold for £882

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 29 - A 19TH-CENTURY SILVER-MOUNTED AGATE DESK SEAL

Sold for £819

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 30 - THE CLAN MACAULAY SEAL A MOTHER OF PEARL SEAL MATRIX

Sold for £101

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 37 - A VISCOUNT'S AGATE AND GOLD MOUNTED DESK SEAL, CIRCA 1840s

Sold for £1,764

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 44 - A LATE 18TH-CENTURY EBONY AND STEEL DESK SEAL

Sold for £202

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 72 - GLASGOW - A SCOTTISH DESK SEAL A STEEL DESK SEAL

Sold for £277

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

 

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