A deceptive dram glass and a double-ended dram glass, circa 1700 and 1750

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Lot 114
A deceptive dram glass and a double-ended dram glass, circa 1700 and 1750

Sold for £ 937 (US$ 1,113) inc. premium
A deceptive dram glass and a double-ended dram glass, circa 1700 and 1750
The first with deceptive funnel bowl on a tear-set ball knop and short plain section, folded foot, 11.5cm, the other with two conjoined rounded funnel bowls with central cushion knop, 12cm (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: The John Towse Collection
    The double-ended dram glass from The Anthony Waugh Collection, sold at Sotheby's, 28 April 1980, lot 34

    Exhibited: The double-ended dram glass in '300 Years of British Glass 1675-1975', Art Gallery and Museum, Wolverhampton, 14 June 1975, no.32

    A similar deceptive dram glass is illustrated by W.A. Thorpe, A History of English and Irish Glass, Vol. II (1929), pl.XLIII, no.2 (top). See also John Hayes, The Garton Collection of English Table Glass (1965), pl.7.
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