Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

GREEN ENGLISH WINES

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on May 4, 2016

GREEN ENGLISH WINES

In the many aspects of English glass making, the Eighteen Century stands out as representing an enormous variety of drinking vessels most of which were made of colorless glass. Appearing, for a short time mid-point in this century (1750-1760) wines manufactured in green glass became a fashionable choice. The following photo from the Allaire Collection shows a variety of examples of green English wines made during this short period.

 

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