London, South Kensington
24 May 2007
AN ENGRAVED OPAQUE-TWIST NAMED AND DATED LIQUEUR-GLASS
The small funnel bowl with the inscription MISS PERCY 1778 and a flower, the rim with a band of stars and ovals, on a stem enclosing three spiral threads and on a conical foot
4¼ in. (11 cm.) high
The Parkington Collection, sale in these Rooms, 17th October 1997, Lot 26.
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