18th Century Single Series Air Twist Wine Glass c1750

£285.00 $349.70 Product Code: 2021101046

Technical Description 

A superb mid 18th Century air twist wine glass. A round funnel bowl on a single series air twist stem consisting of a spiral air gauze. Conical foot with a snapped pontil.

A fine glass.

If you want to learn more about air twist wine glasses from the 18th century, then we have a superb article on the subject which can be found by using the link below.

Identification of Antique Drinking Glasses | The English Air Twist

Date & Origin 

England, c1750. Period of George II.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown.

Dimensions 

Height: 14.8cm Rim diameter: 5.7cm Foot diameter: 6.8cm.

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time France declared war on Britain during The War of the Austrian Succession in 1744.

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