A very fine wheel engraved double series opaque twist wine glass from c1760 in excellent condition. For more antique glassware, including a wide range of Georgian drinking glasses, please visit Scottish Antiques online store.
o restore of not to restore, we face the same dilemma on a weekly basis. On this occasion it really is a question of personal preference. The vast majority of antiquarians would have this restored, ground and polished. We would prefer to leave this in its
A very fine First Period Worcester porcelain "Fence" pattern butter tub from c1775. For more antique porcelain, including a wide range of Georgian British porcelain, please visit Scottish Antiques online store.
We have seen several of these with metal mounts upon elaborate pedestal stems purporting to be Russian and made to deceive. The crystal used in the Russian artefacts is alkmost invariably perfectly clear without discontinuities in the structure. The fact