14 June 2006
FIVE STOURBRIDGE CUT AND ENGRAVED GLASS PLACEMATS AND TWELVE METAL PLACEMATS WITH MATCHING MONOGRAM
Each engraved with a monogram of the entwined initials 'M' and 'A', the glass with a starburst, presented by the Stourbridge Crystal Glass Manufacturers Association to 'H.R.H. Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon on the Occasion of their Visit to factories of member firms', the glass in two presentation boxes, distress to cases (17)
The metal placemats - Probably given to H.R.H. The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon on the occasion of her marriage to Antony Charles Robert Armstrong-Jones, Earl of Snowdon, on 6 May 1960 by The Hon. Gavin and Lady Irene Astor, 11, Lyall Street, Eaton Square, London, S.W.1.
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The monogram was designed by Lord Snowdon.
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