18 May 1999
A diamond-engraved dated drawn-trumpet wine-glass
The glass circa 1750, the engraving dated 1752
The stem with tear inclusion, on a conical foot inscribed his Majesty King George ye 2nd drank out of this Glass Nov 10 1752
6.7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) high
Heydon Grange, Norfolk.
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Heydon Grange was formerly the property of Mrs M.E.E. Bulwer-Long. The Long family were associated with the Crown notably through their stewardship of a property at Newmarket.
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