|Handblown miniature glass pitcher with pontil mark, circa 1930|
"I came across this miniature vase that you sent me years ago from your summer home in Wilbraham. I wanted you to have it. I am reminded of the story you told me once about the tiles you bought in Jerusalem . . . how they all broke, but the one that you gave away survived! This is the little survivor of the house that blew away -- "