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Marie-Antoinette's travel bag goes for €43,750 at auction

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Queen Marie Antoinette's travel bag has sold for €43,750 at an auction of royal memorabilia near to the Palace of Versailles - more than five times its estimate.
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Marie Antoinette's travel bag fetches nearly £40,000 at Paris auction

Marie Antoinette's travel bag fetches nearly £40,000 at Paris auction

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Embroidered serviette used during coronation also went for several times its estimate
A travel bag belonging to Marie Antoinette has sold for more than five times its estimate in an auction of royal memorabilia near her one-time home in Versailles. A large embroidered serviette used during the coronation of the Austrian-born monarch - who was executed during the French Revolution - also went for several times its estimate.
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