A gilded ale glass, circa 1770
Lot 54
A gilded ale glass, circa 1770
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,009) inc. premium

Lot Details
A gilded ale glass, circa 1770
Attributed to the Giles workshop, the tall rounded funnel bowl gilt with ears of crossed barley, the reverse with two confronting mayflies, the double series opaque twist stem with a pair of spiral tapes encircled by a multi-ply spiral band, 18.8cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Peter Meyer Collection

    A very similar glass from the James Hall collection was sold in these rooms 17 December 2008, lot 144. Another similar pair was also sold in these rooms 4 June 2008, lot 314
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