31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 425
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
A DIAMOND-POINT-ENGRAVED WINE-GLASS
1858, ENGRAVED BY JOSEPH GODEFROY
The tapering ogee bowl engraved with equestrian figures and winged beasts amongst continuous scrolling foliage, inscribed Joseph Godefroy within an arched shaped-oval cartouche flanked by stylised dragons, the lower-part inscribed with the date 1858, on a fluted stem and conical foot
4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high
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