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Georgian Air Twist Wine Glass with Unusual Collar c1755

Georgian Air Twist Wine Glass with Unusual Collar c1755


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Glass: English: Pre 1800: Item # 1341553

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A striking antique wine glass with a solid base bell bowl engraved with a grape vine, leaves, and bunches of grapes. The stem has a multiple spiral air twist (MSAT) extending into the base of the bowl, and features a medial bladed collar. Conical foot with rough, snapped pontil. Fine color, striations, and tooling marks.

Condition is excellent with no problems, flaws, or restoration. The height is 6 5/8", a bowl diameter of 2 1/2", and a foot diameter of 2 3/4".

NOTE: On the relatively rare occasions that an air twist glass is encountered with a medial collar, the collar is almost always of the vermiform (wavy) type. Bladed collars are very rare.