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Asprey’s ‘Great Exhibition of 1851’ Dressing Case

On public view for the first time since 1851, this magnificent dressing case was chosen by both Charles Asprey (I) and (II) to be displayed at the Great Exhibition of 1851 in Hyde Park, London. This large antique dressing case…

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