Hat Pin Collection

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Friday 07 June 2019

Commencing at 11:00am

Bedford Auction Centre

Viewing

Friday 31st May – 9am to 8pm,
Saturday 1st June – 9am to 4pm,
Thursday 6th June – 9am to 6pm,
Morning of sale from 9am

Included in our next Auction of Antique Furniture & Collectors’ Itemshatpins

A collection of hat pins and hat pin stands including examples by Charles Horner

Condition Reports
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If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our monthly sales  please contact Lindsay Vintiner or Matthew Baker on
01234 266366 or matthew@peacockauction.co.uk
For an approximate estimate, email us with a description and image of your item. For larger or multiple items, we are happy to arrange for a valuer to visit your home or premises at your convenience.

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