31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A DUTCH DIAMOND-POINT-ENGRAVED 'NEWCASTLE' LIGHT BALUSTER FRIENDSHIP WINE-GLASS
CIRCA 1745, THE GLASS ENGLISH OR LOW COUNTRIES
The funnel bowl with clasped hands issuing from ruffled sleeves within a mirror-shaped rocaille cartouche issuing flowers and foliage, the stem with an angular knop above a beaded inverted baluster section and base knop, supported by a conical foot
7½ in. (19 cm.) high
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