Heavy Baluster Wine Glass

Heavy Baluster Wine Glass

C 1720/25

Item Ref: 465

A superb Heavy Baluster wine glass having a thistle bowl finely engraved with a foliate border with beautiful polished details,over a stem with flattened ball knop, inverted baluster and basal knop,all on a plain domed foot.

Height 7 ins 17.8 cm

Provenance, Ex Seton Veitch Collection, Delomosne's 2006, where the question was posed, "does the form of the bowl (thistle) suggest a Scottish glass house ? "

Private UK collection.

Another example can be found in the Museum of London's Garton Collection.

A fine rare glass in perfect original condition with a substantial weight of 418 grams