Engraved Opaque Twist Stem Wine Glass c1840

Heading : An opaque twist stem wine glass
Period : George IV-Victoria
Date : c1840
Origin : Typically attributed to Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland*
Colour : Clear, good grey hue
Bowl : Pointed funnel, engraved with oak leaves and polished acorns.
Stem : A pair of spiral threads outside a lace corkscrew
Foot : Conical
Pontil : Broad polished
Glass Type : Lead
Size :   Height 18.2cms, Bowl 7.0cms, foot 7.6 cms
Condition : Excellent
Restoration : None
Weight : 168g

* Albert Hartshorne, former curator V and A first made this attribution based on the propensity of finds in Lothian and the borders, contemporary advertising and receipts from the manufactory.

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  • £150.00


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