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Wine glass

Wine glass

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)
    London (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1770 - 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Giles, James (decorated by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    cut and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Francis Buckley, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Glass, Room 131, case 23, shelf 3

Physical description

Stem: faceted; Bowl: pointed

Place of Origin

England (made)
London (probably, made)


1770 - 1780 (made)


Giles, James (decorated by)

Materials and Techniques

cut and gilt


Height: 12.3 cm, Width: 6.7 cm greatest width

Descriptive line

Wine glass, England (probably London), probably decorated by James Giles, 1770-80

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

English glassware to 1900 - C. Truman (1984) pl.21 Illus. in The Queen (The Collector article Old English Glass III - Glasses with cut stems) Feb. 14 1914

Labels and date

Decorated with laurel festoons and wheel-like medallions and bucrania []


Ceramics Collection

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