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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 231

    AN EXTENSIVE GLASS CRESTED TABLE-SERVICE

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EXTENSIVE GLASS CRESTED TABLE-SERVICE
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Some pieces decorated in gilding and heightened in enamels with the Crewe-Milne monogram below a Marquess's coronet, some pieces with plain gilt rims, comprising: one hundred and thirty-four wine glasses, in sizes, thirteen tumblers, seventy-five dessert wine/liqueur glasses and fifty-five rinsers; together with a plain glass suite of wine glasses
    The tallest wine glasses 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Mary, Duchess of Roxburghe; sold, Sotheby's 'The Duchess property and Precious objects from the Estate of Mary, Duchess of Roxburghe', London, 27-28 May 2015, lot 57.


    Pre-Lot Text

    A VILLA IN TUSCANY
    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 152-175, 201-271 & 290)


    Literature

    Crewe House, London, Inventory, 1913, p. 178, (part) in the Butler's Pantry: '24 Plain finger bowls with gilt rims Coronet & Monogram'.