English Lead Crystal Balustroid Wine, C1740.
Three-piece drawn trumpet, the upper section of bowl engraved with fruiting vines. Tool marks and striations. The plain stem sits on an inverted baluster and a conical foot with rough pontil.
The additional stem section is uncommon and raises the status of the glass. The greyish colouring of the metal also contains a hint of lilac in certain levels of sunlight. Height 167mm. (6.57 inches)
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