Georgian Single Series Opaque Twist Wine Glass c1760

£270.00 $332.26 Product Code: 2022011801

Technical Description 

An 18th-century opaque twist wine glass with a round funnel bowl. Rests upon a single series opaque twist stem consisting of a multi-ply corkscrew. Conical foot with a snapped pontil.

Date & Origin 

England, c1760. Period of George III.

Condition

Excellent, no chips cracks or restoration 

Dimensions 

Height: 15cm Rim diameter: 5.5cm Foot diameter: 6.7cm

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time the first patent for a one-piece pencil with eraser was issued to American inventor J. Rechendorf of New York City.

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