A colour-twist wine glass, circa 1770
Lot 61
A colour twist wine glass, circa 1770
Sold for £1,500 (US$ 2,551) inc. premium
Lot Details
A colour twist wine glass, circa 1770
With a bell bowl, the stem with an opaque white corkscrew outlined with coloured threads in green and purple, alternating with a pair of white spiral threads, 16.7cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Peter Meyer Collection
    Sotheby's, 17 September 1979, lot 136, bought by Maureen Thompson

    Exhibited: Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1983-94

    Literature: This is possibly the glass referred to by Arthur Churchill Ltd., Glass Notes No.10, section 4D35
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