Rare Baluster Wine/Ale Glass

Rare Baluster Wine/Ale Glass

C 1710

Item Ref: 669

A rare and unusual baluster wine or ale glass having a tall trumpet bowl with solid base over a rare inverted cone stem with inverted tear at the base, all on a plain conical foot , the foot has tool marks which give the impression that it may be folded, it is not.

Height 7 5/8th ins 19.4 cm

Ex Cranch Collection with label to foot,

A smaller example is illustrated in Bickerton plate 190.

A superb early glass in perfect original condition.