The William (Billy) Jamieson Collection Live Auction of Decorative Arts
April 29, 2014
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.
Adams was the notorious English suspected serial killer of more than 160 of his patients.
Department: Decorative Arts