Antique 18th Century Air Twist Wine Glass c1750

£230.00 $286.81 Product Code: 2023121235

Technical Description 

A fine 18th-century single series air twist wine glass. It has a round funnel bowl above a spiral air gauze. Conical foot with a snapped pontil. 

A fine example

If you would like to learn more about 18th-century drinking glasses then there are a few article links below which may help.

Identification of Antique Drinking Glasses | The English Air Twist

Outlander Drinking Glasses | Which glasses did the cast use & how accurate were they?

Date & Origin 

England, c1750. Period of George II.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown. No chips cracks or restoration. 

Dimensions 

Height: 15.3cm Rim diameter: 5.5cm, Foot diameter: 6.8cm.

Historical Context

Hand-blown around the time of the 1745 Jacobite Rebellion, led by Charles Edward Stuart.

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