Tall Antique 18th Century Double Knop Air Twist Wine Glass c1750

£375.00 $468.79 Product Code: 2021120101

Technical Description 

A Georgian double knop air twist wine glass dating to c1750. It has a rouund funnel bowl above a double knop multi-spiral air twist stem. Conical foot with a snapped pontil. At just under 7 inches it's a tall example with a large bowl.

Date & Origin 

England, c1750. Period of George II.

Condition

Excellent, no chips cracks or restoration.

Dimensions 

Height: 17.4cm  Rim diameter: 6.2cm Foot diameter: 7.3cm.

 

Historical Relevance 

Hand-made around the time the wearing of the kilt was banned in Scotland by the Dress Act in 1746. 

 

 

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