Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

Engraved Roemer Wine Glass

Posted in 3. European Glass, CATEGORIES OF GLASS TYPES ON THIS SITE, Roemers by Allaire Collection of Glass on July 29, 2013

Engraved Roemer

This Roemer has a small smooth rounded bowl with an engraved grapevine design. The closed stem is decorated with raspberry prunts and connected to a spiral foot made from a glass thread.

H: 13 cm

D: Second half of the 18th Century

Rijksmuseum #223

09E Engraved Roemer Second half of the 18th Century H 13cm

09E Engraved Roemer Second half of the 18th Century H 13cm

Islamic Dark Green Glass Bowl

Posted in 2. Ancient Glass, CATEGORIES OF GLASS TYPES ON THIS SITE, Islamic Glass by Allaire Collection of Glass on July 25, 2013

Islamic Dark Green Glass Bowl

This is a palm size dish or bowl may have had a lid.  It is made of thickly blown dark green glass with many trapped air bubbles. It is late Roman or Islamic.

H: 3.5 cm

Fourth Century or later

34R Small Islamic Green Glass Dish or bowl

34R Small Islamic Green Glass Dish or bowl

English Glass Tankard

Posted in 3. European Glass, CATEGORIES OF GLASS TYPES ON THIS SITE, English Glass by Allaire Collection of Glass on July 20, 2013

English Glass Tankard

This English drinking vessel has a band of four threads below the rim, gadrooned base and single-loop handle.

H: 4 ½ inches

c.1770

Bickerton # 816, 817

17E English Tandard

17E English Tankard

Facon de Venise Goblet

Posted in 3. European Glass, CATEGORIES OF GLASS TYPES ON THIS SITE, Venetian & Facon de Venise Glass by Allaire Collection of Glass on July 8, 2013

Facon de Venise Goblet

The bowl of this goblet has gadrooning with spiked terminals. The composite stem consist of a capstan above a flattened ball ribbed knop over a hollow inverted baluster knop ending on a folded foot. The place manufacture of the technically exquisite and beautiful goblet is unknown.

H: 7 ¼ inches

19th Century

3E Gadrooned Goblet

3E Gadrooned Goblet

French Wine Glass

Posted in 3. European Glass, CATEGORIES OF GLASS TYPES ON THIS SITE, French Glass by Allaire Collection of Glass on July 1, 2013

French Wine Glass

This French wine glass has a bucket bowl, stem with large bladed knop and high folded foot.

H: 13½ cm

18th C

Ref: Gros & Delettrez 2006 Lot 175

10E French Wine Glass

10E French Wine Glass

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