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Example 9

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on October 4, 2011

Example 9

87E Gadrooned Wine Glass

87E Gadrooned Wine Glass

Facon de Venise  Gadrooned Wine Glass 87E of Allaire Collection

H: 15.1 cm, Stem H: 6.0 cm, W: 60.5 grams, D: 1650

Stem Type: A wrythen hollow knopped stem

Description: This fine Facon de Venise wine glass has a flared bowl with gadrooned base on a wrythen hollow knopped stem attached to a conical folded foot. Perhaps English, (possibly from one of the Duke of Buckingham’s glass houses) or from the Netherlands.

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