Set of six Georgian flat cut wine rinsers Date : c1775 Origin : England or Ireland Colour : Clear - high lead grey hue Bowl : Double lipped with hand cut and polished flat cutting. Pontil : Polished Glass Type : Lead Size : 9.5cm height, 14.8cm lip to lip Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks Restoration : None Weight : 4320 grams. This is the finest set of early English wine rinsers (or finger bowls/wine coolers) that we jhave offered for sale.
The cutting has all been done by hand as is evidenced by the irregularity of the cutting. There is a slight variation in the size of each. I have been involved in the antiques business since 1971. My career took a leap forward when I joined Bonhams in 1976. Some five years later I became head of the Decorative Arts department.
The item "Set of Six Georgian Flat Cut Wine Glass Rinsers c1775" is in sale since Tuesday, July 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Glass\Date-Lined Glass\Pre-1840". The seller is "eric-knowles-the-hoard" and is located in High Wycombe. This item can be shipped worldwide.