Rare Mercury Twist Ale Glass

Rare Mercury Twist Ale Glass

C 1750

Item Ref: 779

A very rare two piece ale glass having a tall ogee bowl over a mercury twist stem , all on a plain conical foot,

Height 6 15/16th ins 17.8 cm

Provenance, Berney Collection No 687

Standish Collection Lot 53 Christies Nov 98 (£350) Invoice for this sale will be included with the glass as will the catalogue.

Two piece air twist glasses other than the Multi Spiral Air Twist variety are rare and ale glasses particularly so.