A pro-Hanoverian airtwist wine glass, inscribed LIBERTY, circa 1755
Lot 42
A pro-Hanoverian airtwist wine glass, inscribed LIBERTY, circa 1755
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,182) inc. premium
Lot Details
A pro-Hanoverian airtwist wine glass, inscribed LIBERTY, circa 1755
The rounded funnel bowl engraved with the Horse of Hanover below a banderole inscribed LIBERTY, the reverse with a six-petalled rose on a thorny stem, set on a multiple spiral airtwist stem with shoulder and centre knops and a conical foot, 15.8cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Peter Meyer Collection
    With Maureen Thompson, 10 March 1981

    A similar glass was in the Ron and Mary Thomas Collection, sold in these rooms 4 June 2008, lot 90
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