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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1020926: Georgian English Single Series Air Twist Wine Glass
georgian english single series air twist wine glass - CATEGORY: ANTIQUE GLASS - DATED 1750
 

Georgian English Single Series Air Twist Wine Glass

£325    $423    €386
This is a Georgian English single series air twist wine glass dating from the mid 18th century, c1750.
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age. It shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot and the rim of the bowl consistent with some 250 years of use. There is a rough pontil mark on the bottom of the foot.
 
The glass has an ogee-shaped bowl measuring 6.5 cm (2.6 inches) in diameter at the rim. The bowl is plain save for some light flute-moulding to the base and sits on a single series air twist stem consisting of six spiral air cords. The stem leads to a conical, folded foot that measures 7.5 cm (3 inches) in diameter. The glass is 16.3 cm (6.5 inches) in height. There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any obvious evidence of restoration. There is an unburst bubble and a tiny white inclusion in the fold of the foot dating from manufacture.
 
Lead glass. It weighs in at 143 g. (~ 5 oz.).
 
Provenance: The Terence C. Woodfield collection
 
 
Internal Reference: 6184
Antique Number: SA1020926
Dateline of this antique is 1750
Height is 16.3cm (6.4inches)
Width is 6.5cm (2.6inches)
Depth is 7.5cm (3.0inches)
Antique #SA1020926, showcased on this page, originates from 1750. For historical context, the timeline below highlights the period when it was made:
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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1020926
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