A fine 18th century wine glass dating to c1760.
It has a bell bowl above a double knop, double series, opaque twist stem conisting of a 3-ply spiral band outside a muli-ply corkscrew. Conical foot.
Date & Origin
England, c1760. Period of George III.
Excellent, no chips cracks or restoration
Height: 17.8cm, Rim diameter:7.5cm, Foot diameter: 7.6cm
This glass comes from the Michael Wallis collection which took over 45 years to build and contains over 250 drinking glasses, covering all forms from the 18th century, many exceptionally rare. They will all be presented by Exhibit over the coming weeks and months.