The pineapple cutting and high quality ormolu is consistent wuth this. However, even a casual study similar pieces made from 1800 to 1830 will show thet the ormolu bases were for the most part less elaborate, indeed plain. The lions paw feet with acanthus
Most major factories had a line of Georgian style glass, these were never intended to deceive. Those prodced for Hill Ouston can be very convincing and those made by Gray-Stan were intended to deceive and indeed did fool the major auction houses for many
These are not Bimini glasses. Bimini used lead free crystal and the bowls of all their glasses are very thinly blown and very light. These are far more robust and eminently more useable than Bimini wares
This form has been produced consistently from the late 18th century to the present day. With no engraving, lodge numbers, tooling marks, gadget marks, pontils and all the usual indicators there is very little dating evidence. They do have a good high lea
These are frequently misattributed. A major auction house recently sold a ruby glass example as being "Regency 1810". Many of the major English factories had lines of Georgain glass in the 1920s and 1930s.
This very stylish engraved Stuart Crystal dessert set by Luwig KNY for Stuart Glass Stourbrige can be found on our Scottish Antiques online store where you will find other items in the Ellesmere range by KNY.
Designed by Lu KNY for Stuart Crystal England a superb and stylish Art Deco glass lemonade set comprising of jug and six matching glasses in the Ellesmere pattern. You will find other items by KNY in this range which you can find on our online antique st
This is one of those occasions when attribution is of little significance when the aesthetics are just so good. However, our sincerest thanks are due to a USA based customer who has such an item within their own collection for proving that this is the &am