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    Sale 5323

    British Ceramics & Glass 1630-1830

    14 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 18

    A CUT AND ENGRAVED RUMMER

    CIRCA 1825

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CUT AND ENGRAVED RUMMER
    CIRCA 1825
    The bucket bowl engraved with the Farmer's Arms above the motto SPEED THE PLOUGH, the reverse with a shield reserved with the initials JR, issuing roses, thistles and shamrocks, below a fighting cock on a mound below the inscription GREEN HOLLANDS, the lower part of the bowl cut with flutes below a band of fine diamonds, supported by a knopped stem on a circular foot cut to the underside with star-burst
    7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) high


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