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Antique Sedan Chair Collection for Auction

The largest known private collection of exceptionally rare antique sedan chairs is to be offered for auction at Chorley’s on September 20th, 2023. The collection was amassed by the late Stephen Loft-Simson, a world-renowned specialist on the subject, and includes three that were used for the award-winning film about the life of philanthropist, poet and playwright Hannah More (1745-1833). Others were used in historical dramas and films and history and antiques TV programmes, such as...

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