Georgian antique 18th century 19th century collectors drinking glass

Georgian Engraved Opaque Twist Wine Glass c. 1765


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DESCRIPTION:
A very attractive mid-eighteenth century Georgian lead crystal wine glass with ovoid bowl with a wrythen moulded lower half and an engraved swag border above a double series opaque twist stem comprised of a spiral gauze inside a pair of spiral tapes all standing on a plain conical foot with broken pontil mark.

DIMENSIONS:
Height – 5⅝inches;
Bowl diameter – 1¾ inches;
Foot diameter – 2½ inches.

CONDITION:
In excellent original condition with light wear to the bearing surface to the underside of the foot and bowl rim, as would be expected of a glass of this age.