A unique ceremonial key for opening Victoria Bridge in Kuala Kangsor, Malaysia, is one of the more unusual items coming up at JP Humbert of Towcester’s September 26-27 sale.
sed in March 1900 by
the Residents-General Sir Frank Swettenham and Sultan Idris Shah I,
it is 7in wide (18cm), decorated with dragons and in a presentation
case showing details on a silver plaque.
It is estimated at