Green Wine Glass, English circa 1820
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Rare port or sherry glass in dark green colour, hand blown; antique English Georgian style and period, from circa 1820.
Condition: some surface wear and scratches, internal crack on the first knop, seems to be original to the firing - view images 3 ad 4
Size: 12.5 cm high, 6.6 cm diameter
Style note — products made in the traditional Victorian style are often recognisable because of their lavish decoration. The design mixes various sources of inspiration, but the prevalent decorative features are rich floral ornaments, scrolls and foliage, often applied all over the items.
Facts of Lavish “Champagne is the only wine that leaves a woman beautiful after drinking it” — said Madame de Pompadour, as the story goes. We may add — in moderation.