• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5927

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    29 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 394

    FOUR OPAQUE TWIST DRINKING GLASSES

    CIRCA 1765

    Price Realised  

    FOUR OPAQUE TWIST DRINKING GLASSES
    CIRCA 1765
    Comprising: a ratafia glass with flute-moulded bowl supported on a stem with four spiral threads about a gauze, an ale glass with spiral-moulded round funnel bowl on a stem with a multi-ply band outside a pair of spiral tapes, a firing glass with ogee bowl on a short stem with two spiral threads about a lace twist, on a terraced foot, and an ale glass with trumpet bowl supported on a stem with a pair of spiral tapes about a solid cable
    The first 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high (4)


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