31 Jul '13, 4pm

18th-century sheep-gut condom sold at Christie's #onlythebest

An [?]18th-Century sheep-gut condom, decorated with an illustration of a fraught sexual encounter, with ribbon ties; contained in picture frame --8¼in. (21cm.) long See Colour Illustration Special Notice No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.

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