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My Georgian Wine Glass OXO c.1790

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    Posted 11 years ago

    vetraio50
    (738 items)

    I found this little glass in a second hand store twelve months ago and paid 20 cents for it.
    It is a Georgian wine glass, OXO decorated rim, funnel bowl, facet cut stem, raised conical foot. OXO refers to the decorative addition of an engraved circle/star pattern around the lip of the glass.
    When tapped it rings a beautiful bell tone.
    The foot is larger than the rim which is a good indicator of an earlier glass.
    I believe it dates to c.1790.

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    Comments

    1. Budek Budek, 11 years ago
      A handsome piece that was waiting for your appreciative eye. Thanks for posting it.
    2. vetraio50 vetraio50, 11 years ago
      Many thanks Budek, scandinavian_pieces, Mavericklane & ozmarty!
    3. AmberRose AmberRose, 11 years ago
      Please tell me you use this. Long hot day of searching for treasure, get home and pour yourself a nice cold lemonade....
    4. vetraio50 vetraio50, 11 years ago
      A tipple, me? It's an Iittala whisky glass of soda for me. Happy Holiday, Amber!
    5. AmberRose AmberRose, 11 years ago
      As long as you look good with the appropriate glassware...
      Happy Easter V!
    6. toracat toracat, 10 years ago
      Hello I love that Georgian wine glass! Maybe I have one from1750? I just posted it. You may look if you want to! toracat
    7. vetraio50 vetraio50, 10 years ago
      Many thanks bratjdd and toracat too!
    8. lovedecanters lovedecanters, 10 years ago
      Very nice glass. English facet stem glasses, starting coming into fashion in the 1770s and died out around 1800. There are lots of copies, but yours looks right in the photo, with the slightly grey colour and tooling marks in the foot.
    9. vetraio50 vetraio50, 10 years ago
      Many thanks Tonino and to you too lovedecanters!
    10. vetraio50 vetraio50, 9 years ago
      Many thanks for the loves TOM31675!
    11. vetraio50 vetraio50, 9 years ago
      Many thanks AGHCOLLECT!
    12. vetraio50 vetraio50, 9 years ago
      Many thanks AIMATHENA!
    13. vetraio50 vetraio50, 8 years ago
      Many thanks NORDICMAN !!!!!
    14. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
      Many thanks NEWFLD !.!!.!.!!.!
    15. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
      Many thanks AURA !!!!!

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