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Tall Double Series Opaque Twist Wine Or Cordial Glass c1760

Heading : Double series opaque twist wine glass
Period : George II / George III - c1760
Origin : England 
Colour : Clear 
Bowl : Ogee 
Stem : A 12-ply spiral band outwith a pair of corkscrew tapes. Thick tapered stem
Foot : Conical 
Pontil : Snapped 
Glass Type : Lead 
Size : 16 cm height, 4.7 cm diameter bowl, 6.8 cm diameter foot 
Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks. There are some small pieces of clinker in the stem.
Restoration : None 
Weight: 147 grams 

It could be argued that this is a small cordial and we would agree. The thick tapered stem would also have many claiming Irish origins, we will not as we have proven many times by reference to primary sources that this is nothing more than speculation.


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  • Product Code: 2019060501
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  • £190.00

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