A rare colour-twist wine glass with a translucent blue core, circa 1765

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Lot 62*
A rare colour-twist wine glass with a translucent blue core, circa 1765

Sold for £ 6,875 (US$ 8,958) inc. premium
A rare colour-twist wine glass with a translucent blue core, circa 1765
The small ogee bowl fluted at the base, the stem with an intense cobalt blue corkscrew encircled by a pair of white spiral tapes and a pair of three-ply white spiral threads, on a heavy conical foot, 14.9cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Joseph Bles Collection
    Christie's sale 14 May 1935, lot 86
    Julius and Ann Kaplan Collection

    Literature
    Martine Newby, Eighteenth Century English Glass From the Collection of Julius and Ann Kaplan (1998), fig.28
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