A Georgian air twist wine glass. The drawn two-piece glass with a bell bowl which transitions into a multi-spiral air twist stem. The piece is supported by a conical foot with a rough pontil. A fine example.
Date & Origin
England, c1750. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown, no chips cracks, or restoration
Height: 15.3cm Rim diameter: 6.2cm Foot diameter: 6.7cm.
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Hand-made around the time the University of Glasgow school of medicine was founded in 1751.