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    Napoleon Bonaparte: Red Leather Case with Hair, 4.75" x 5.75". The textured red leather easel-backed case has a gilt-tooled leather interior and an oval glazed frame. The frame contains a few strands of hair and the written notation, "cheveau de Napoléon Bonaparte." Above the small frame, on red velvet backing, is a gilt twentieth century British crown. The back of the easel is marked "H. W. Bedford 67 Regent St. W." The right door is split near the hinge and the edges are lightly knocked and worn. An interesting curiosity.

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    December, 2008
    2nd-3rd Tuesday-Wednesday
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