Item Details

Georgian Vermiform Air Twist Wine Glass c1750

Ref# NIML-4016
Heading : Air twist wine glass
Date : c1750
Period : George II
Origin : English
Colour : Clear
Bowl : Bucket
Stem : Multi spiral air twist
Stem Features : Central vermiform collar, also called vermicular in some texts
Foot : Conical
Pontil : Snapped
Glass Type : Lead
Size : 6 ½ inches tall with a 2 1/8 inch bowl and 2 13/16 inch foot
Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks
Restoration : None
Weight: 135 grams

References :

Eighteenth Century English drinking glasses an Illustrated Guide. By L.M Bickerton – Page 155 Plate 409.

Price: £400