Double Series Opaque Twist Georgian Wine Glass c1760

£120.00

Product Code:20062840

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Description

Heading : Double series opaque twist wine glass
Period : George II / George III – c1760
Origin : England 
Colour : Clear 
Bowl : Round funnel 
Stem : Double series opaque twist – a pair of two ply spiral threads outside a pair of interwoven lace corkscrews that  – a very rare twist
Foot : Conical 
Pontil : Snapped 
Glass Type : Lead 
Size : 15.2 cm height. 5.3 cm diameter bowl. 6.4cm diameter foot 
Condition : No chips or cracks 
Restoration : The foot rim has been polished and it is a little ovoid
Weight:  126 grams 

Reference : 

Glass Through the Ages by E. Barrington Haynes Pl. 88

Investing in Georgian Glass by Ward Lloyd Pg. 155

English Glass edited by Sydney Crompton Pl. 101

The twist in the stem is a very rare combination. We have been unale to locate another example

 

 

Additional information

Weight250 g

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