Large cup bowl rummer with slice cut flutes and plain foot with polished out pontil. The bowl finely engraved with a view of Alnwick Castle within a polished rectangular frame and titled Alnwick Castle. The reverse engraved with the Percy family crest. Probably engraved by J M Watson. Height: 17.5 cm. English c1825.
Condition: Very good.
For identical examples see:
1. Engraved Glass from North East England 1800 - 1860 The Ian Robertson Collection
Delomosne and Son Ltd. 2013. No. 5b.
2. A Coronation Exhibition of Royal, Historical, Political and Social Glasses
Commemorating Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Events in English Glass History in Glass Arthur Churchill Ltd April 26 - May 28 1937. Plate 38, no 169.
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