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Elegant Antique English Opaque Twist Ale Glass c1765


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Glass: English: Pre 1800: Item # 1307798

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A tall and beautiful antique English ale glass with a DSOT stem. The elongated ogee bowl is engraved below the rim with meandering branches of barley and hops. Midway down the bowl is a finely engraved bee. The stem contains a double series opaque twist comprised of a multi-ply band outside of a pair of spiral tapes. Conical foot with a rough, snapped pontil.

The glass is in excellent condition, with no chips, cracks, or restoration. Good color, tool marks, and striations. The height is 8 1/4" tall, with a bowl diameter of 2" and a foot diameter of 2 7/8".