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"Bristol" blue monteith or bonnet glass

"Bristol" blue monteith or bonnet glass

This is what we believe to be an English, Georgian, honeycomb-moulded, "Bristol" Blue monteith (or bonnet) glass dating from the mid to late 18th century, c1780.  These were called salts in America.
 
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 glass has a double ogee bowl measuring 6.2 cm (2.5 inches) in diameter at the rim.   The bowl is moulded in a honeycomb effect.  The bowl sits on a moulded cushion knop, and a conical foot which measures 5.5 cm (2.2 inches) in diameter.  Glasses used for...

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"Bristol" Blue sucrier

"Bristol" Blue sucrier

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, English, "Bristol" Blue, mould-blown, pedestal glass sugar bowl dating from the turn of the 18th/19th centuries, c1800.  

The bowl 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 commensurate with 200+ years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.  

The bowl has an irregularly shaped cup bowl measuring 11 cm (4.4 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is moulded with broad wrythen fluting and is nicely striated.  The bowl sits on a folded, pedestal foot that is also wrythened and which measures 8 cm (3.2 inches) in diameter.  The bowl itself is 10.6...

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"Newcastle" light baluster Friendship glass

"Newcastle" light baluster Friendship glass

This is what we believe to be a beautifully engraved, "Newcastle" Light Baluster "friendship" wine glass dating from the mid 18th century, c1760.  
 
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 commensurate with 200+ years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot which is nicely striated as is the bowl.
 
The glass has a rounded funnel bowl measuring 8.4 cm (3.4 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl has been engraved in The Netherlands and shows a pair of clasped hands within a foliate cartouche with a sunburst above.  The word VRINTSCHAP...

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"Tally Ho" engraved plain stem wine glass

"Tally Ho" engraved plain stem wine glass

This is what we believe to be a rare engraved Georgian plain stem wine glass dating from the mid 18th century, c1750, and celebrating duck hunting or a pub called "Tally Ho".  
 
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 commensurate with 250+ years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.
 
The glass has a trumpet bowl measuring 7 cm (2.8 inches) in diameter at the rim.   The bowl is engraved with a duck or goose in grassland above which sits the legend "Tally Ho".  The bowl sits on an extruded plain stem containing a...

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18th Century Drinking Glasses - L.M. Bickerton

18th Century Drinking Glasses - L.M. Bickerton

This book is the seminal work for collectors of Georgian drinking glasses.  "An illustrated guide to Eighteenth-Century English Drinking Glasses" was written by L. M. Bickerton under the Antique Collectors' Club banner and published in 1971.  This is a copy of the second edition published and printed in 1986, featuring 1220 illustrations.  ISBN 0-907462-61-8.  This edition is offered on Amazon at time of posting at second hand costs starting from £80.00.
 
This copy is in very good condition.  The dust jacket is very slightly faded and there appears to be no other damage of any kind.  
 
This book, or one of its other editions, is a must have for anybody who...

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18th Century Drinking Glasses - L.M. Bickerton

18th Century Drinking Glasses - L.M. Bickerton

This book is the seminal work for collectors of Georgian drinking glasses.  "An illustrated guide to Eighteenth-Century English Drinking Glasses" was written by L. M. Bickerton under the Antique Collectors' Club banner and published in 1995.  This is a copy of the second edition published in 1986 and reprinted in 2000, featuring 1220 illustrations.  ISBN 0-85149-351-4.  This edition is offered on Amazon at time of posting at second hand costs starting from £80.00.
 
This copy is in very good condition.  The dust jacket has a small (1 cm long) tear to the left of the first glass on the left on the front cover, and there appears to be no other damage of any kind....

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