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    An André Previn Gifted Silver-Plated Cigarette Box, Circa 1960s. Unique shape, lidded top with decorative border, inside lid engraved "To / Bitsy and Shelly / from / Dory and André," bottom stamped "9 / Hand Made / Folgate / Made in England."
    4" x 4" x 2 1/2"

    PROVENANCE
    Gifted to television writer and screenwriter Sheldon "Shelly" Keller and his wife by the composer and his wife; consigned directy to Heritage Auctions by Keller's son who relays the funny story that Previn "met" Mia Farrow [his wife after Dory Previn] on the Keller's coffee table as this cigarette box was displayed next to the one in the previous lot.


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2014
    23rd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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