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Harry Houdini Skeleton Key

Lot 0075A Details

Description
Bronze skeleton key owned and used by Harry Houdini

Key is stamped with initials of Harry Houdini

Provenance: On August 22, 1993 the late Richard Wresch's son, Dr. Robert R. Wresch sold his father's collection to Joe Tanner. Dr. Richard Wresch acquired the key from the collection of A. Nugent in 1954. A. Nugent purchased many Houdini items, including the key, directly from Hardeen Houdini in the early 1930's.

Includes a COA from Joe Tanner
Condition
Condition reports are available upon request. Please email info@christianaauctiongallery.com to make a request.
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Harry Houdini Skeleton Key

Estimate $2,000 - $4,000
Jul 21, 2016
Starting Price $500
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0075A: Harry Houdini Skeleton Key

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Est. $2,000 - $4,000Starting Price $500
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Lot 0075A Details

Description
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Bronze skeleton key owned and used by Harry Houdini

Key is stamped with initials of Harry Houdini

Provenance: On August 22, 1993 the late Richard Wresch's son, Dr. Robert R. Wresch sold his father's collection to Joe Tanner. Dr. Richard Wresch acquired the key from the collection of A. Nugent in 1954. A. Nugent purchased many Houdini items, including the key, directly from Hardeen Houdini in the early 1930's.

Includes a COA from Joe Tanner
Condition
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Condition reports are available upon request. Please email info@christianaauctiongallery.com to make a request.

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