Three various sweetmeat glasses, circa 1740-70
Lot 6*
Three various sweetmeat glasses, circa 1740-70
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,657) inc. premium
Lot Details
Three various sweetmeat glasses, circa 1740-70
Comprising: a sweetmeat glass with heavy pan-topped bowl with rim projections forming a ten-pointed star, on a single-series opaque-twist stem containing a spiral gauze, 17.8cm high, a balustroid sweetmeat glass with lipped double ogee bowl, the stem with a triple annular knop between plain sections, above a small basal knop and domed foot, 14cm high, and a facet-cut sweetmeat, the ogee bowl with all-over geometric slice-cutting, on a faceted stem, the domed foot cut with ovals 17.4cm high (3)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: The Dwight Lanmon Collection. The opaque twist example formerly in the Stuart and Betty Kramer Brown Collection, the other two sweetmeats formerly in the collection of Glen and Wilma Tripp.
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