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.
Excellent, no damage or restoration.
Height: 17.6cm Rim diammeter: 7.2cm Foot diameter: 7.3cm
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.