Leslie Antiques: English Georgian Glass, Porcelain, Miniature Painting Leslie Antiques Ltd.

A Large Vermicular Collar Georgian Wine Glass c1750


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Glass: English: Pre 1800: Item # 1026153

Please refer to our stock # g1252 when inquiring.
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This is a superb English MSAT wine glass with a vermicular collar. It is a pair with item g1253 and matches g1251, though that glass is considerably and uncommonly larger. The glass for sale in this listing is shown on the left in the first photo.

The bell bowl is finely engraved with a band of fruiting vines below the rim. The stem is a multiple-spiral air twist (MSAT) with a nicely fashioned central vermicular collar. The conical foot has a rough, snapped pontil.

The glass stands 7 1/4" tall, a very large size for this form. The bowl diameter is 2 15/16" and the foot diameter is 3 1/16". Good color, tooling marks, and striations, with no condition problems of any kind.