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GREEN WINEGLASS MADE IN NEW ENGLAND OR ENGLAND

Posted in 3. European Glass, CATEGORIES OF GLASS TYPES ON THIS SITE, Early American Glass before 1850, English Glass by Allaire Collection of Glass on January 7, 2016

Green Wineglass

This wineglass is blown from brilliant light green lead glass.  It has a circular bowl with heavy tapering cylindrical stem drawn from same gather to a broad circular foot with an in-folded rim.  The wine could be American from the New England area or English.

H: 3 5/8th inches

Circa: 1820

McKearin, 200 Hundred Years of American Blown Glass p 242, plate 61 5&7

96E Light green wine

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