Four engraved opaque twist wine glasses of Jacobite interest, circa 1765

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Lot 45*
Four engraved opaque twist wine glasses of Jacobite interest, circa 1765

Sold for £ 1,275 (US$ 1,663) inc. premium
Four engraved opaque twist wine glasses of Jacobite interest, circa 1765
Each with a double-series stem, one with a bell bowl decorated with a stylised rose and a large moth, 16cm high, the second with a round funnel bowl decorated with a rose bud and a stylised floral spray, 15.2cm high, the third with an ogee bowl decorated with a rose and one bud on a thorny stem with a thistle to the reverse, 14.5cm high, the last decorated with a rose and an insect to the reverse, 14.8cm high (4)

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  • Provenance
    Mary Edwards Collection, Sotheby's sale, 18th December 2002, lot 149 (thistle engraved glass)
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