Rare Champagne/Sweetmeat Glass

Rare Champagne/Sweetmeat Glass

C 1750

Item Ref: 491

An extremely rare large Champagne/Sweetmeat glass having a diamond moulded bowl over an eight sided pedestal stem with tear and basal collar over a rare saucer type foot.

Height 6 9/16th ins 16.6 cm

A wine glass with diamond moulding and identical foot is discussed in , The Golden Age of English Glass, by D Lanmon, with the comment " the form of the foot is extremely rare ",

A superb glass having shear marks to both bowl and rim, in perfect original condition.