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PROPERTY FROM A PRINCELY COLLECTION

Eight engraved glass rummers, circa 1805
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 23,750 GBP
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135

PROPERTY FROM A PRINCELY COLLECTION

Eight engraved glass rummers, circa 1805
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 23,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Of Royal and Noble Descent

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Eight engraved glass rummers, circa 1805
each ovoid bowl engraved with the initial 'N', the lower half cut with flutes, above a plain stem and stepped conical foot,
Quantity: 8
13cm; 5 1/8 in. high
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Provenance

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.

Exhibited

Formerly on loan to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, 1939-1978.

Literature

Rina Prentice, The Authentic Nelson, National Maritime Museum, 2005, p.150, mentioned under the section headed 'Decanters and glasses'.

Of Royal and Noble Descent

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London