Antique 18th Century Georgian Air Twist Wine Glass c1750

£250.00 $323.30 Product Code: 2018082210

Date & Origin 

England or Europe, c1750.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown.

Dimensions 

Height: 17.4cm Rim diameter: 7.4cm, Foot diameter: 7.8cm.

Weight

144 grams

Technical Description 

18th century air twist wine glass. The stem is comprised of a pair of four ply spiral bands which transitions into a flared trumpet bowl with well defined pucella marks. The foot is conical and has a rough pontil. Soda glass which could be English or continental.

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time the Ruins of Pompeii were rediscovered, by Rocque Joaquin de Alcubierre of Spain.

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