An engraved mixed colour-twist wine glass circa 1770
Lot 79
An engraved mixed colour-twist wine glass circa 1770
Sold for £4,800 (US$ 7,457) inc. premium

Lot Details
An engraved mixed colour-twist wine glass
circa 1770
The bell bowl engraved with a spray of lilies, above a multi-ply spiral airtwist gauze corkscrew entwined with a single translucent blue spiral thread, over a conical foot, 17.5cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, 18 December 2002, lot 126

    A very similar example was sold at Sotheby's, 7 May 2002, lot 131.
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