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Fine Art, Antiques & Jewellery (Internet bidding only) (#2) 18/04/2020 10:00 AM GMT+1 CLOSED

Lot #85AN ENGLISH DRINKING GLASS, CIRCA 1780, with a funnel bowl engraved to the border with "Colonel Roberts Sept 12 1780" (date later altered), above a slender plain stem and shallow conical foot. 12cm It is likely that Colonel Roberts may be Samuel Wilday Roberts who, as a Captain, is listed in the List of Field Officers in July 1761 then subsequently in command of a Garrison in Maine during the American War of Independence serving with great distinction.

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Lot closed - Winning bid:£200
Estimate: £120 - £180

Fine Art, Antiques & Jewellery (Internet bidding only) (#2) 18/04/2020 10:00 AM GMT+1 CLOSED

  • AN ENGLISH DRINKING GLASS, CIRCA 1780, with a funnel bowl engraved to the border with "Colonel Roberts Sept 12 1780" (date later altered), above a slender plain stem and shallow conical foot. 12cm

 It is likely that Colonel Roberts may be Samuel Wilday R
  • AN ENGLISH DRINKING GLASS, CIRCA 1780, with a funnel bowl engraved to the border with "Colonel Roberts Sept 12 1780" (date later altered), above a slender plain stem and shallow conical foot. 12cm

 It is likely that Colonel Roberts may be Samuel Wilday R - 2