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    Sale 7549

    British and Continental Ceramics and Glass

    18 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 45

    A BIELBY ENAMELLED OPAQUE-TWIST WINE-GLASS

    CIRCA 1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BIELBY ENAMELLED OPAQUE-TWIST WINE-GLASS
    CIRCA 1765
    The ogee bowl decorated in white enamel with a band of fruiting vines, the stem with cork screw ribbons enclosed in threads within further multi-ply spiral threads, on a conical foot (minor flaking to enamels)
    5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    With Asprey, London.