A pretty Antique Opaque Twist Wineglass c. 1775
Please refer to our stock # 1258 when inquiring.
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An elegant and pretty Georgian wine glass of lead crystal with an ogee bowl engraved with traditional vine and grape motif and “ho ho” bird standing on a delicate double series opaque twist stem made up of a lace twist inside a pair of 4-ply spiral bands standing on a plain conical foot.
Height 5⅞ inches;
Bowl diameter 2 inches;
Foot diameter 2⅝ inches.
In good original condition with a reasonable amount wear. There is a slightly rough and discoloured patch on the bowl rim which looks to be from manufacture and is much less noticeable than the photographs represents it. No restoration.