Large 18th Century Triple Knop Opaque Twist Wine Glass c1760

£490.00 $602.99 Product Code: MW2022081690

Technical Description

A very fine antique Georgian wine glass dating to 1760.

A large well proportioned glass, it has a bell bowl above a triple knop double series opaque twist stem consisting of 2 pairs of spiral tapes outside a gauze. Conical foot with a snapped pontil.

Date & Origin 

England, c1760. Period of George III.

Condition

Excellent, no damage or restoration. 

Dimensions 

Height: 17.6cm Rim diammeter: 7.2cm Foot diameter: 7.3cm

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. 

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