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A silver book-shaped double frame, late 19th Century.

Containing two tinted photographic portraits of William, 3rd Marquess of Exeter and Brownlow, 4th Marquess of Exeter within blue enamel borders, engraved inscription: ‘G.S.E. Oct.17/1848/1898’   William, later 3rd Marquess of Exeter (d.1895), married on 17th October, 1848, Lady Georgiana Sophia Pakenham. Their son, Brownlow, 4th Marquess succeeded his father by only three years. This frame marks the fiftieth anniversary of the marriage.

Provenance: Given to Georgiana Sophia, Marchioness of Exeter, by the Hon. James and Lady Mary Hozier.


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