A sealed mallet wine bottle, dated 1742

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Lot 7*
A sealed mallet wine bottle, dated 1742

£ 1,000 - 2,000
US$ 1,200 - 2,500
A sealed mallet wine bottle, dated 1742
Of dark olive-brown tint, the mallet-shaped form with a tapering neck with applied string rim, applied on the shoulder with a moulded seal inscribed Peter Statts 1742, deep kick-in base, 21.7cm high, 14cm diameter (fracture beneath the seal)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Private Collection, Marion, SC
    Sold at Brunk Auctions, Asheville, NC, 12 March 2011, lot 544
    The Thomas A. Gray Collection

    This unrecorded sealed wine bottle can be added to the list of twelve other known bottles or detached seals dated 1742. A mallet bottle with an identical seal inscribed Peter Statts 1742 was sold at the American Glass Gallery, 22 May 2013, lot 196.
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A sealed mallet wine bottle, dated 1742
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