I bought this beautiful pair of
Georgian glasses from MACHINE AGE GALLERY in Geelong. They have sat in the cupboard ever since, so
it’s time for them to find a new home!
I am not an expert in antiques, but
MACHINE AGE was a reputable gallery, so I am confident these are genuine. I have also included heaps of photos so you
can judge them for yourself.
The glasses have light scuffs and surface
wear consistent with age and use, with more wear to the base. There are also some small mineral and air
seeds in the glass, which I understand is typical for the period. The bases of the glasses aren’t exactly
circular, as they are hand made.
One glass also seems to have a very slight
rose tint to it – this is barely discernible, but you might be able to pick it
up in the photos.
6cm across the base and across the
NOTE – all photos are of the actual
glasses being auctioned. The photos form
part of the item description.
The glasses will be securely packaged
for postage, and one black Machine Age bag will be included with them.
These would be a lovely Christmas
present for that person who “has it all”!!
Pickup is welcome, from Canterbury,
Victoria. Cash on pickup would be
Check out my other auctions – I am
having a big clean-out and I am happy to combine postage! I am also auctioning a set of 6 port glasses,
also purchased from MACHINE AGE in Geelong.
Don’t hesitate to let me know if you have any queries.
Please do not bid without reading the following (boring I know, but
it’s better to have everything clear from the start!)
Bidding. The winning bidder must contact me within 3
days of auction close and pay for the item within 5 days. Otherwise, I reserve the right to re-list the
item and leave negative feedback. I also
reserve the right to cancel any bids from users with no feedback, negative
feedback or who have retracted bids in the past.
Payment. For local pickup, cash on
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paypal are both welcome. No cheques. If paying by bank deposit, please include
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posted by regular mail. Buyers are
responsible for paying postage. No
responsibility is accepted for postal delay or loss or damage to items once
they have been posted. Please let me
know if you would prefer your item to be sent by registered post and I’ll let
you know what the additional cost will be.
No returns. Items are described as accurately as possible,
including any flaws, and are sold “as-is”.
Unless otherwise stated, all items are used, but are in excellent
condition. All sales are final. No
returns accepted unless an obvious error has been made (eg you have been
sent the wrong item). No returns
for items that do not fit etc
Thanks for looking!!