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    MALCOLM S. FORBES COLLECTION: TWO ELABORATE TESTIMONIALS PRESENTED BY THE B.B. & C.I. RAILWAY, BOMBAY, INDIA, FOR LONG SERVICE DATED 1914
    23 x 11 inches (58.4 x 27.9 cm) (largest), 16 inches long (40.6 cm) (box)

    Comprising a silk testimonial and a richly hand decorated testimonial on vellum presented to Major Archibald Douglass Graham Shelley by trustees of the Bombay Railway on the occasion of his retirement in 1914. Contained in original rattan presentation box with silver engraved clasps and velvet lining.


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    all generally good, showing little use

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    1st Wednesday
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