A very fine mid 18th Century air twist wine glass.
A large ribbed round funnel bowl above a multi spiral air twist stem with a shoulder swelling knop. Conical foot.
If you want to learn more about air twist wine glasses from the 18th century, then we have a superb article on the subject which can be found by using the link below.
Date & Origin
England, c1750. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown. No chips cracks or restoration.
Height: 19.1cm Rim diameter: 7.2cm Foot diameter: 8.2cm.
Hand-blown around the time France declared war on Britain during The War of the Austrian Succession in 1744.
Read here: Top 5 Outlander Drinking Glasses
Read here: The English Air Twist
Antique 18th Century Composite Air Twist Wine Glass c1760£950.00 $1,206.03
Victorian Cranberry Glass Epergne in Silver Plated Stand c1880£325.00 $412.59
Six Antique Green Stevens & Williams Cut Wine Glasses c1900£850.00 $1,079.08
Georgian Single Series Opaque Twist Wine Glass c1760£220.00 $279.29