The William (Billy) Jamieson Collection Live Auction of Decorative Arts

April 29, 2014

LOT 80
Archive of Material Formerly Property of Dr. John Bodkin Adams, early-mid 20th century
  • Archive of Material Formerly Property of Dr. John Bodkin Adams, early-mid 20th century
  • Archive of Material Formerly Property of Dr. John Bodkin Adams, early-mid 20th century

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Archive of Material Formerly Property of Dr. John Bodkin Adams, early-mid 20th century

comprising a bible signed from his father in 1908, engraved copper calling card plates, a monogrammed travel kit, a monogrammed paper knife, numerous photographs of his parents grave site and his home (Kent Lodge), documents relating to transfer of real estate from patient Mary Dillon, brass name plate from his surgery, and a shirt, all contained in a monogrammed hard leather overnight ravel case
5.5" x 20" x 13" — 14 x 50.8 x 33 cm.

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $552
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Adams was the notorious English suspected serial killer of more than 160 of his patients.

Additional Info:

Department: Decorative Arts
Decorations