Rare Baluster Wine Glass

Rare Baluster Wine Glass

C 1715/20

Item Ref: 334

A very unusual and rare Baluster wine glass with a shallow cup bowl over an elongated teared inverted baluster knop and basal knop,all on a wide folded conical foot ,

Probably intended as a short wine glass though serves very well as a large dram glass, the cup bowl on a Baluster glass is a very uncommon variety.A heavy glass with lovely metal and tooling typical of the period.

Height 5 3/16th ins 13.1 cm