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Three Faceted-stem Glasses

Auction:
2631B
Lot:
758
Sold for:
$390$325

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

Description:

Three Faceted-stem Glasses, England, c. 1785, two wineglasses with round funnel bowls: one bowl with scalloped base on stem with single knop and conical foot, ht. 6 1/4, the other bowl engraved with festooned circles and husks above three six-point stars, on domed foot, ht. 5 3/4; and sweetmeat dish with paneled double ogee bowl with crenelated rim, central knop to stem, and foot conforming to bowl, ht. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Taller wine with two very small chips to foot rim. Sweetmeat with very small ships to bowl rim and foot rim. Each with scattered pin-prick size checks to stems and usage wear.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Drinkware, Wine glass

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