18th Century Engraved and Gilded Wine Glass c1770

£225.00 $242.75 Product Code: 2018071908

Date & Origin

Germany or Bohemia, c1770. Period of Joseph II.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown.

Dimensions

Height: 15.6cm Bowl Diameter: 7.1cm Foot Diameter 6.8cm.

Weight

137 grams

Technical Description

A bell bowl with an engraved and gilded floral spray above a band of decorative cutting. The stem features three printie cut ball knops above a basal knop. There is an air column throughout the stem. A folded foot with a rough pontil.

Historical Relevance

Hand-blown around the time Marie Antoinette married Louis-Auguste, who would later become King Louis XVI of France.

 

 

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