Tall Opaque Twist Ale Glass with Folded Foot c1760

£950.00 $1,169.07 Product Code: MW2022081637

Technical Description

An 18th-century opaque twist ale glass dating to c1760.

It has an elongated round funnel bowl above a double series opaque twist stem consisting of two pairs of spiral threads outside a gauze. Conical folded foot.

The folded foot has a 1-100 ratio for opaque twists. 

Date & Origin

England, c1760. Period of George III.

Condition

Excellent, no chips cracks or restoration

Dimensions

Height: 21.5cm, Rim diameter: 6.5cm,  Foot diameter: 8.2cm

Comments

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. 

 

This item is out of stock.

Complemented Items

  • Antique Victorian Scottish Silver Triple Barrel Agate Bracelet c1880

    Antique Victorian Scottish Silver Triple Barrel Agate Bracelet c1880

    £450.00 $553.77
  • Antique Cut And Gilded Wine Goblet c1900

    Antique Cut And Gilded Wine Goblet c1900

    £110.00 $135.37
  • Engraved Victorian Glass Wine Carafe c1860

    Engraved Victorian Glass Wine Carafe c1860

    £55.00 $67.68
  • Antique 19th Century Carved Wooden Bottle Cork for Glass Serving Bottle or Decanter c1880

    Antique 19th Century Carved Wooden Bottle Cork for Glass Serving Bottle or Decanter c1880

    £39.00 $47.99