Eight engraved glass rummers, circa 1805
Vice-Admiral Horatio, Viscount Nelson KB;
Catherine Matcham, his sister;
Thence by descent;
London, Sotheby’s, Trafalgar: Nelson and the Napoleonic Wars, 5 October 2005, lot 38;
Where acquired by the owner.
Formerly on loan to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, 1939-1978.
Rina Prentice, The Authentic Nelson, National Maritime Museum, 2005, p.150, mentioned under the section headed 'Decanters and glasses'.