Lot 21. A YARMOUTH 'LORD HOWE' GLASS RUMMER

A YARMOUTH 'LORD HOWE' GLASS RUMMER, attributed to William Absolon, the ovoid bowl engraved with a three-masted ship between "QUEEN CHARLOTTE", the reverse "LORD HOWE AND THE BRITISH NAVY SEE THE CONQUERING HERO COMES", within a scalloped circular cartouche, on a short waisted stem and circular foot, c.1800, 6.5" high, 4.25" dia. During the Napoleonic Wars Admiral Lord Howe (1725-99) defeated the French fleet off Ushant, 1st June 1794. Provenance: Sotheby's, 12/05/1998, lot 106. The Buxton Collection of engraved glass
Sold For £1000.00 In The Ceramics, Glass, Asian Art and Furniture - Sale Date 23rd February 2017

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