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Liege a trafforato bowl

Liege a trafforato bowl

This is what we believe to be a Georgian a traforato (spun glass) basket originating from Liege in Belgium and dating from the late 18th century, c1780.  
 
The basket is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with 200+ years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.  
 
The basket is of a flared bucket shape, the bowl rim measuring 21 cm (8.4 inches) in diameter.  The foot measures 15 cm (6 inches) in diameter and there is a significant kick up into the body of the basket.  The basket is 15.3 cm (6.1 inches) in height. There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any obvious...

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Price: £225.00

Massive baluster shaped leech or apothecary jar

Massive baluster shaped leech or apothecary jar

This is what we believe to be a scarce, massive, hand blown, mid-Georgian, pharmacy or leech jar dating from the turn of the 18th/19th centuries, c1800.
   
The jar is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the base consistent with some 250 years of use.  
 
The jar is in good grey glass and has an everted rim to the baluster-shaped bowl.  The base has a rough pontil mark.  The jar measures 16 cm (6.4 inches) in diameter at its widest point, and is 28 cm (11.2 inches) in height.    Blown in two pieces the elegant folded foot measures 15.2 cm (6.1 inches) in diameter.  There are no chips, cracks,...

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Price: £450.00

Massive leech jar or goldfish bowl

Massive leech jar or goldfish bowl

This is what we believe to be a scarce, massive, hand blown, mid-Georgian, leech jar or goldfish bowl dating from the mid 18th century, c1760.
   
The jar is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the base consistent with some 250 years of use.  
 
The jar is in good grey glass and has an everted rim to the globe-shaped bowl.  The base has a rough pontil mark.  The jar measures 23 cm (9.4 inches) in diameter at its widest point, and is 31.5 cm (12.6 inches) in height.    Blown in two pieces the elegant folded foot measures 16.5 cm (6.6 inches) in diameter.  There is a 1 cm long graze to the foot...

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Price: £450.00

Ovoid bowl rummer with lemon squeezer foot

Ovoid bowl rummer with lemon squeezer foot

This is what we believe to be a late Georgian, rummer glass dating from the end of the 18th century, c1790, and possibly Irish in origin.  
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear to both the rim of the bowl and to the rim of the foot consistent with over 200 years of use.  The bowl is nicely striated.
 
The glass has an ovoid-shaped bowl measuring 7.3 cm (2.9 inches) in diameter at the rim.   The bowl sits on a merise and a short plain stem.   The stem leads to a lemon-squeezer foot which measures 5 cm (2 inches) square.  The glass is 11.4 cm (4.6 inches) in height.  There is some light scratching...

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Price: £70.00

Pair of cut-glass oval dishes, Van Dyke border

Pair of cut-glass oval dishes, Van Dyke border

This is what we believe to be a pair of Georgian cut-glass oval dishes dating from the end of the 18th century, c1780.
   
The dishes are in excellent condition for their age.  This means, of course, that they show the age related wear and tear to the rims of the bases consistent with some 200+ years of use.  
 
The dishes measure 21.8 cm (8.7 inches) in length and 15.8 cm (6.3 inches) in width and stand 6.5 cm (2.6 inches) in height.  The dishes have Van Dyke cut rims and large hobnail diamond cut sides.  The bases are star-cut.   There are the expected, very minor flea bites to some of the cut facets, especially to the tips of the rims.   There are no other...

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Price: £275.00

Plain bowl boot glass

Plain bowl boot glass

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, hand-blown, boot glass or stirrup cup, dating from the late 18th century, c1770.  Such glasses were used to mock the Earl of Bute, Prime Minister of Great Britain from 1762-1763 and the first Prime Minster of Scotland following the Act of Union.   
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the bowl and the foot commensurate with over 200 years of use.  
 
The glass measures 4.4 cm (1.7 inches) in diameter at the rim and stands 9.2 cm (3.7 inches) in height.  It carries a rough pontil mark to the heel of the boot.  The boot is plain. ...

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Price: £55.00


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