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Georgian oil lamp, tall knopped baluster with handle

Georgian oil lamp, tall knopped baluster with handle

This is what we believe to be a large, English, baluster oil lamp dating from the mid to late 18th century.  Similar examples can be seen in Keith Kelsall's book, "Glass in 18th century England; The Open-Flame Lamp" in plate Q32.
 
The lamp is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to both the rim of the globe (where the brass fitting for the lamp would have sat) and 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 oil reservoir bowl.
 
The lamp is made in four pieces with an oil reservoir bowl at the top measuring 6.5 cm (2.6 inches) in...

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Price: £245.00

Georgian wrythen-moulded tear-knopped jelly glass

Georgian wrythen-moulded tear-knopped jelly glass

This is what we believe to be an eight-sided wrythen panel-moulded, English, Georgian, jelly glass with a teared knop dating from the mid-19th century, c1760.   
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  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.
 
The glass has a bell-shaped bowl measuring 6.2 cm (2.5 inches) in diameter.  The bowl is moulded with eight slightly wrythened panels and sits above a cushion knop with a ring of air tears and a moulded domed foot which measures 5.6 cm (2.2 inches) in diameter.  The feet of jelly glasses were often made smaller than the bowls to ease the...

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Price: £85.00

Georgian Continental green trailed jelly glass

Georgian Continental green trailed jelly glass

This is what we believe to be a Continental, late Georgian, trailed glass jelly glass dating from the turn of the 18th/19th centuries, c1800.   
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  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.
 
The glass has a funnel-shaped bowl measuring 5.8 cm (2.3 inches) in diameter.  The bowl is decorated with hand cast trailing under the rim and sits directly on a small conical foot which measures 4.5 cm (1.8 inches) in diameter.  The feet of jelly glasses were often made smaller than the bowls to ease the lifting from crowded tables or tazzas.  The...

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Price: £45.00

Georgian double series colour twist wine glass

Georgian double series colour twist wine glass

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, English double series colour twist wine 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 base of the foot.
 
The glass has a bell-shaped bowl measuring 6.5 cm (2.6 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is plain and sits on a double series colour twist stem consisting of two enamel cords wound around a central white enamel lace twist edged in blue.  The stem leads to a conical foot which measures 7 cm (2.8 inches) in diameter.   The glass is 16.8...

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Price: £1,950.00

Georgian engraved, knopped facet cut stem wine glass

Georgian engraved, knopped facet cut stem wine glass

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, engraved, facet cut stem wine glass dating from the end of the 18th century, c1790.  
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to both the rim of the bowl and to the rim of the foot consistent with 200+ years of use.  
 
The glass has a rounded funnel-shaped bowl measuring 6 cm (2.4 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is engraved with a single flower, perhaps an hibiscus, and a Hoho bird in upside down flight. The bowl sits on a diamond facet cut stem with a medial knop.  The stem leads to a conical foot that measures 7 cm (2.8 inches) in diameter. ...

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Price: £175.00

Georgian Continental (Liege) honeycomb-moulded wine glass

Georgian Continental (Liege) honeycomb-moulded wine glass

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, flute and honeycomb-moulded balustroid wine glass probably originating from Liege in Belgium and dating from the middle to late 18th century, c1770.  
 
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 a rounded bucket bowl measuring 5.5 cm (2.2 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is honeycomb-moulded to the top half and finger flute moulded to the lower.  The bowl sits on a balustroid stem with shoulder and basal knops and containing a long well-worked air tear.  The stem leads...

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Price: £325.00


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