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Uncommon Opaque Twist  English Wine Glass  c1765

Uncommon Opaque Twist English Wine Glass c1765

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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Glass: English: Pre 1800: Item # 894209

Please refer to our stock # g1230 when inquiring.
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This is an elegant SSOT, or single series opaque twist English antique drinking, or wine, glass. It has a drawn trumpet bowl and the stem has a beautifully fashioned enamel spiral gauze. Single series opaque twists are considerably rarer than double series twists. The conical foot has a rough, snapped pontil.

The glass has good height at 7 1/8 inches, a bowl diameter of 2 5/8 inches, and a foot diameter of 2 7/8 inches. There are no repairs or condition problems.

This glass is an exact pair with g1224.