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Sale of Mentmore Towers

Title
Sale of Mentmore Towers
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
May 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:04:11
Description
Report on the sale of country house Mentmore Towers and its contents by auction and on the history and ornate interior of the house; interview with Liz Wilson, Sotheby’s. Reporter not identified (poss. Christopher Hourmouzious).
Contributors
Liz Wilson; Christopher Hourmouzious?
Keywords
Auctions; Sotheby’s; Estate sales; Mentmore Towers; Country houses; Auction catalogues; Antiques

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