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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 190

    A PART-SUITE OF ROYAL HOUSE OF SAVOY CRESTED GLASSWARE

    CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    A PART-SUITE OF ROYAL HOUSE OF SAVOY CRESTED GLASSWARE
    CIRCA 1900
    Each acid etched with a crown, comprising; eleven tall glasses, twelve smaller glasses and two liquor glasses;
    together with a part-suite engraved with the coat-of-arms of a lion wearing a winged helmet, shield and a cross, holding a crown with an orb at its feet, comprising: ten beakers, five small mugs and a seven shot glasses (48)


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    The coat-of-arms engraved on the table service relates to a Savoia motto Je atans mon astre (I await my destiny) and dates to Amedeo VI, Count of Savoy (1334-1383).

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    Provenance

    The Collection of S.A.R. La Principessa Reale Maria Gabriella Di Savoia, sold Christie's London, 27 June 2007, lot 148 and 146 respectively.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that there are 49 items in total.