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Two Air-twist Stem Sweetmeat Glasses

Auction:
2631B
Lot:
471
Sold for:
$3,240$2,700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2631B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Two Air-twist Stem Sweetmeat Glasses, England, c. 1750, each with double ogee bowl and double-ringed collar, and domed foot, one with single-series double corkscrew stem and folded foot, ht. 5 1/2, the other with molded bowl and foot, and double-series stem with vertical and spiral cables, ht. 6 1/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

The larger sweetmeat with ground down foot rim chip.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Corkscrew, Sports, Twist

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