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Georgian Triple Series Mixed Twist Wine Glass c1765

Heading : 18th century mixed twist wine glass
Date : c1765
Period : George III
Origin : England
Colour : Clear
Bowl : A round funnel bowl
Stem : Mixed twist which consists of a 7-ply spiral band outside a pair of tight spiral tapes alternating with a pair of air corkscrews
Foot : Conical
Pontil : Snapped
Glass Type : Lead
Size : 15.3cm tall with a 5.5cm bowl and a 6.8cm foot
Condition : Good, one very small chip to the foot measuring 3mm at its widest as shown
Restoration : None
Weight : 130 grams

Additional Information : This is a very rare twist and the small chip on the foot can be profesionally filled and polished for £30. We will arrange this for you at no cost. It is always better to sell as is, some prefer glass to be restored and some do not.

References : A similar formed mixed twist can be found in Eighteenth Century English drinking glasses an Illustrated Guide. By L.M Bickerton – Page 232 Plate 706.

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  • Product Code: 2017051949
  • Availability: Sold
  • £475.00

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