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Andy McConnell - The Decanter

Andy McConnell - The Decanter

This book is the seminal work for collectors of decanters.  "The Decanter - An Illustrated History of Glass from 1650" is written by Andy McConnell of Antiques Roadshow fame under the Antique Collectors Club banner.  ISBN 1-85149-428-6.  Originally published at a cost of £45.00 it is now out of print and used copies sell for in excess of £250.00 on Amazon.  There were no copies available at time of posting this listing.  
 
This copy is in almost as new condition.  The dust jacket is untarnished and there appears to be no damage of any kind.
 
This book is a must have for anybody who collects decanters.
 
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B-handled jelly glass

B-handled jelly glass

This is what we believe to be a rare, English, Georgian, B-handled jelly or syllabub glass dating from the middle of the 18th century, c1750.   
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows age related wear and tear to both the rim of the bowl and to the rim of the foot commensurate with some 250 years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.
 
The glass has a plain thistle-shaped bowl measuring 7 cm (2.8 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl sports a pair of B-shaped applied handles and sits on a small conical foot which measures 5 cm (2 inches) in diameter.  The glass is 10.8 (4.3 inches) in height.  There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or...

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B-handled jelly glass

B-handled jelly glass

This is what we believe to be a rare, English, Georgian, B-handled jelly or syllabub glass dating from the middle of the 18th century, c1750.   
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows age related wear and tear to both the rim of the bowl and to the rim of the foot commensurate with some 250 years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.
 
The glass has a plain trumpet-shaped bowl measuring 7 cm (2.8 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl sports a pair of B-shaped applied handles and sits on a small domed foot which measures 5 cm (2 inches) in diameter.  The glass is 10 cm (4 inches) in height.  There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any...

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Baluster cordial glass

Baluster cordial glass

This is what we believe to be a scarce, Georgian, baluster cordial glass dating from the beginning to middle of the 18th century, c1730.  

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 250+ years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.

The glass has a short bell shaped bowl measuring 5 cm (2 inches) in diameter at the rim.   The bowl sits on a cushion knop, an inverted baluster stem containing a well-worked air tear and a basal cushion knop.  The stem leads to a conical, folded foot measuring 6.6 cm (2.6 inches) in diameter.  The glass itself is 14.3 cm (5.7 inches)...

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Baluster cordial glass, swollen knop

Baluster cordial glass, swollen knop

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, baluster cordial glass dating from the early to mid 18th century, circa 1730.
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot and the rim of the bowl consistent with nearly 300 years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the foot which is nicely striated as is the bowl.  
 
The glass has a small waisted bucket-shaped bowl measuring 4.2 cm (1.7 inches) in diameter at the rim.   The heavy based bowl is plain and sits on an annular collar and a baluster stem consisting of a medial swollen knop and a basal cushion knop.  The stem leads to a conical foot which measures 7.1 cm...

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Baluster cordial glass, swollen knop, air tear

Baluster cordial glass, swollen knop, air tear

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, baluster cordial glass with an air tear in the stem dating from the early to mid 18th century, circa 1730.
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot and the rim of the bowl consistent with 100+ years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the foot which is nicely striated as is the bowl.  
 
The glass has a small bell-shaped bowl measuring 4.8 cm (1.9 inches) in diameter at the rim.   The heavy based bowl is plain and sits on a wide collar and a baluster stem consisting of a medial swollen knop containing an air tear and a basal cushion knop.  The stem leads to a conical foot...

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