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EMMA BREWSTER JENNINGS AUCHINCLOSS (1861-1942)

Lot 0013
Sterling silver wax seal letter kit with Emma Auchincloss's monogram including, stamp, sterling silver pen stand tooled with floral and acanthus leaf decorations, pen, pique, brush, candles and pigment, a second wax seal. Settlement of her mother's estate (3) pages typewritten, petition for probate tax relief to the town of Newport, farm sale account, Dancing Lessons card, tuition and hairdressing receipts, copies of "Monsieur Beaucaire, Alpen-Pflanzen" (botanical references) (vol 1) and (4) each with Emma Auchincloss' bookplate glued onto the inside front board. Together with a color postcard of Hammersmith Farm.
Provenance: Hammersmith Farm, Newport, Rhode Island

Condition

Good, see photographs

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EMMA BREWSTER JENNINGS AUCHINCLOSS (1861-1942)

Estimate $250 - $500Oct 13