A rare toastmasters glass and a ratafia glass circa 1765
Lot 40
A rare toastmaster's glass and a ratafia glass circa 1765
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,151) inc. premium
Lot Details
A rare toastmaster's glass and a ratafia glass circa 1765
The former with a deceptive waisted bucket bowl, the opaque twist stem with a multi-ply corkscrew outlined with heavy spiral threads, on a heavy firing foot, 16cm high, the slender ratafia flute with a rounded funnel bowl fluted at the base, the opaque twist stem with two pairs of spiral threads outside of a gauze, 18.5cm high (2)

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  • Provenance: Peter Meyer Collection
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