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Anglo-Boer War

Siege of Ladysmith 1899-1900 Auction List

Published: 1900

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A price list showing the highest prices realised at public auction sales held by Joe Dyson, auctioneer, during the Siege of Ladysmith, 21st February 1900. It features 27 items, including: eggs per dozen (2, 8s.), 4 small cucumbers (15s. 6d.), and a bottle of jam (1, 11s.). An interesting curiosity, showing the extortionate prices basic goods achieved in a state of panic.

  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Sold By: Mantis Books
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  • Country: South Africa
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