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Princess Diana Owned Babies Nightwear Donated To Poland

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Princess Diana Owned Babies Nightwear Donated To Poland

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This very warm babies nightwear was owned and worn by Diana and came from her own personal collection. It was donated along with a number of warm items from Diana's childhood through to her late teens. It somes with the Spencer tag. The charity was called "Help The Poland Fund." Poland was under martial law in the early 1980's and in desperate need of help in the form of medical aid along with clothing and blankets. It comes with a letter from the person whose mother was a volounteer and who worked closely with Lady Salisbury in this effort which was a great sucess. It comes with the original name label that was supposed to be removed.Quoting from the letter:"A massive amount of clothing and blankets were donated from all over the world, including a considerable amount of clothing from the Prince & Princess of Wales who were so very generous in their giving. Volunteers were instructed to remove all labels from clothing, in particular those that pertained to the Royal Couple."
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Princess Diana Owned Babies Nightwear Donated To Poland

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000
Dec 14, 2019
Starting Price $1,500
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0075: Princess Diana Owned Babies Nightwear Donated To Poland

Sold for $2,000
6 Bids
Est. $3,000 - $5,000Starting Price $1,500
ANTIQUES. ART. PHOTOGRAPHY PRINCESS DIANA.
Sat, Dec 14, 2019 02:00 PM
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Lot 0075 Details

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This very warm babies nightwear was owned and worn by Diana and came from her own personal collection. It was donated along with a number of warm items from Diana's childhood through to her late teens. It somes with the Spencer tag. The charity was called "Help The Poland Fund." Poland was under martial law in the early 1980's and in desperate need of help in the form of medical aid along with clothing and blankets. It comes with a letter from the person whose mother was a volounteer and who worked closely with Lady Salisbury in this effort which was a great sucess. It comes with the original name label that was supposed to be removed.Quoting from the letter:"A massive amount of clothing and blankets were donated from all over the world, including a considerable amount of clothing from the Prince & Princess of Wales who were so very generous in their giving. Volunteers were instructed to remove all labels from clothing, in particular those that pertained to the Royal Couple."

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