Multi spiral air twist wine glass, rounded funnel bowl

Stock Number: 4867

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, multi spiral air twist wine glass dating from the mid 18th century, c1750.  
 
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 small rounded funnel bowl measuring 5 cm (2 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is plain and sits on a multi spiral air twist stem, which leads us to a conical foot which measures 6.5 cm (2.6 inches) in diameter.  The glass is 15 cm  (6 inches) in height.   It weighs 123 g. (~ 4 1/4 oz.).   There are no chips, cracks, scratches or any obvious signs of restoration.   There is a small inclusion to the metal of the bowl dating from manufacture.  There are two collectors' stickers to the base of the foot.
 
English lead glass.
 
Provenance: Paul Kettle Collection.
 
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Multi spiral air twist wine glass, rounded funnel bowlMulti spiral air twist wine glass, rounded funnel bowl
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