"Giles" Wine Glass

"Giles" Wine Glass

C 1765/70

Item Ref: 338

A superb multi spiral opaque twist wine glass decorated in the Giles workshop featuring a wonderful neo classical border to the rim with flower sprigs below,

The most commonly found glasses decorated in the Giles atelier are plain stem opaque twists and facet stems,the use of knopped opaque twist stems was very uncommon,this fine glass has excellent bright gilding with only some very minor rubbed parts which is common in varying degrees with gold gilding, other than a couple of sooty deposits in the foot the glass is in very fine condition

Height 5 7/8th ins 13 cm