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V0705S.POWYSCRESTSEAL.M Superb example classic English sealed freeblown blackglass (dark olive green) wine cylinder sealed mid body large seal with large coronet above "P" for Powys family of Wales, Powys Castle.  c1790. Full original surface gloss, deep kickup with rough sand pontil, sagged base, leaning straightsided body with rounded and flattened shoulders into long tapering neck topped with short applied stringrim below heavily downtooled over lip. Excellent condition, Seal for 1st Earl of Powys (son of Clive of India) - Powys Castle, Wales (see Burton p1229).  10 1/2"high, 3 5/8"diameter £295

Sealed Powys Family freeblown cylinder c1790

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