Antique Victorian Nailsea Yellow Swirl Art Glass Basket polished PontilEng
RARE Victorian 1800's ANTIQUE ART GLASS Yellow Glass Swirl Basket with Ruffled Clear applied edge. The clear applied handle has Thorned peaks all along the surface. We attribute this piece to the Nailsea Glassworks of England. It may be another maker, but the collector thought Nailsea was the one. It is definitely Antique Victorian Art Glass.
The Basket is hand blown and measure 6 1/4" across by 8 1/4" tall. It is a luscious lemon yellow, the brightest on glass I have ever seen. The swirled molded circles are just exquisite. The orange contrast edge, like a Burmese is so pretty. Victorians loved color and this is a piece that proves it.The edge contrast of a We have never had a piece of Art Glass like this one for 40 years. The bottom is polished and has a hand ground pontil. The item "Antique Victorian Nailsea Yellow Swirl Art Glass Basket polished PontilEng" is in sale since Sunday, May 20, 2018. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\British\Other British Art Glass". The seller is "lapeerpicker" and is located in Lapeer, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Style: Victorian
- Color: Yellow
- Subject/Theme: Basket
- Brand: Nailsea
- Glassmaking Technique: Hand Blown
- Type of Glass: Nailsea Swirl
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Object Type: Basket