According to Christie’s, the prayerbook was given to Queen Mary by Louise de Bourbon, her grandniece, between 1558-61.
A prayerbook once owned by
Mary, Queen of Scots, is expected
to fetch up to £350 000 (over
R7.5 million) at Christie’s of London on July 29 at the culmination
of a combination of online and
live sales by the auction house to
be held from July 1 to 29.
mutual affection on one of the end
leaves, along with her monogram,