Georgian Air Twist Wine Glass with a Folded Foot c1745

£275.00 $339.93 Product Code: 2019032726

Date & Origin 

England, c1745. Period of George II.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown.

Dimensions 

Height: 15.5cm   Rim diameter: 7cm   Foot diameter: 7.6cm.

Weight

208 grams

Technical Description 

18th century air twist wine glass. The drawn bell bowl transitions to a multi-spiral air twist stem. This excellent two-piece glass is supported by a folded conical foot. Folded feet air twist examples are very rare with approximately one percent  having this attribute.

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time France declared war on Britain during The War of the Austrian Succession in 1744.

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