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Georgian wrythen-moulded glass cream jug

Georgian wrythen-moulded glass cream jug

This is what we believe to be a small wrythen-moulded clear glass cream jug dating from the end of the 18th century, c1780.  
 
The jug 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 some 200+ years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the bottom of the base.  
 
The jug is of baluster form in the clear colourway and measures 4 cm (1.6 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is wrythen moulded and sits on a small, conical foot which measures 4.8 cm (1.9 inches) in diameter.  The handle has first been applied to the top of the jug and finishes two thirds of the way down with a...

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Price: £155.00

Georgian plain stem glass oil lamp with handle

Georgian plain stem glass oil lamp with handle

 This is what we believe to be an English, Georgian, plain stem, glass, oil lamp with handle dating from the mid 18th century.   An identical example can be seen on plate Q30 of Keith Kelsall's book "Glass in 18th Century England: The Open-Flame Lamp".  
 
The lamp is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with over 200 years of use. 
 
The lamp has a globular-shaped bowl with a flattened top and a slightly everted rim measuring 5.5 cm (2.2 inches) in diameter.  The bowl is 8 cm (3.2 inches) in diameter at its widest point, the handle extending this dimension.  The bowl sports an applied...

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Price: £265.00

Georgian tall double series opaque twist ale glass

Georgian tall double series opaque twist ale glass

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, double series opaque twist ale glass dating from the mid 18th century, c1765.  
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with some 250 years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.
 
The glass has an extended rounded funnel bowl measuring 5.6 cm (2.2 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is plain and sits on a double series opaque twist stem consisting of seventeen "cotton" enamel strands wound around a central twist of two enamel tapes.  The stem leads to a conical foot which measures 7.6 cm (3 inches) in diameter.  The glass is 18.8...

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Price: £245.00

Georgian wrythen-moulded dram glass

Georgian wrythen-moulded dram glass

This is what we believe to be a Georgian hand-blown wrythen-moulded dram glass dating from the end of the 18th century, c1790.   
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with more than 200 years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the base of the foot.
 
The glass has a funnel-shaped bowl measuring 4.4 cm (1.7 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is wrythen-moulded and sits on an extruded wrythened stem.  The stem leads to a thick, conical foot which measures 5.7 cm (2.3 inches) in diameter.  The glass is 9 cm (3.6 inches) in height. There are no chips, cracks, scratches or any obvious...

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Price: £40.00

Scarce Georgian glass oil lamp filler jug

Scarce Georgian glass oil lamp filler jug

This is what we believe to be a scarce, small Georgian oil lamp (often called a lacemaker's lamp) filler dating from the middle to late 18th century.  It would be used for topping up the oil in the lamps dotted around the building.
 
The lamp filler is in good condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot commensurate with some 200 years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot which is nicely striated as is the bowl.
 
The lamp filler has a wide funnel-shaped bowl with an everted rim measuring 7.5 cm (3 inches) in diameter at its widest and measuring 8.3 cm (3.3 inches) in depth.  The bowl sits directly on a thick conical...

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Price: £175.00

Georgian wrythen moulded cream jug, blue glass rim

Georgian wrythen moulded cream jug, blue glass rim

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, wrythen-moulded cream jug with an applied blue glass rim dating from the turn of the 18th/19th centuries, c1800.  
 
The jug is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the base consistent with some 200 years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the base.  
 
The jug is of baluster form in the clear colourway and measures 7.5 cm (3 inches) by 6.5 cm (2.6 inches) in diameter at the rim which is decorated with blue glass.  The bowl of the jug is decorated with broad slightly wrythened fluting.  The jug is 7.2 cm (2.9 inches) in height to the top of the pouring lip and has an applied looped...

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Price: £155.00


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