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GEORGE II ENGRAVED PAN-TOPPED 'MERCURY' TWIST WINE GLASS

England, c1750

 

George II Engraved Pan-Topped 'Mercury Twist' Wine, England, c1750 

 

The pan-topped bowl having an engraved floral border to the rim,
each side with a 4- and 6-petalled flowers and fern-like foliage (possibly a Scottish rose),
above a straight stem with a single series air twist and a pair of corkscrews or "mercury twists",

raised on a slightly domed conical foot, snapped pontil

 

George II Engraved Pan-Topped 'Mercury Twist' Wine, England, c1750. 6-petaled rose

 

Condition : Excellent, without damage or restoration; minor wear appropriate to age and usage

 

6.25" High

 

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George II Engraved Pan-Topped 'Mercury Twist' Wine, England, c1750

 

George II Engraved Pan-Topped 'Mercury Twist' Wine, England, c1750, four petaled rose

 

Side Two, showing the 4-petaled rose

 

George II Engraved Pan-Topped 'Mercury Twist' Wine, England, c1750

 

Side Three, showing fern-like leaves and both roses

 

George II Engraved Pan-Topped 'Mercury Twist' Wine, England, c1750, mercury twist stem

 

Mercury Twist Stem

 

George II Engraved Pan-Topped 'Mercury Twist' Wine, England, c1750

 

George II Engraved Pan-Topped 'Mercury Twist' Wine, England, c1750, rim

 

George II Engraved Pan-Topped 'Mercury Twist' Wine, England, c1750, foot verso

 

 


 

Also See :

 

George II Airtwist Cordial Glass with central mercury thread, c1750-60

 

George II Airtwist Cordial Glass

with central "mercury" thread, England, c1750-60

 

 

 

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