Regency Turned Rosewood Gallery Glass

Regency Turned Rosewood Gallery Glass

1800 to 1900 England

Offered by Finch & Co

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A Large Regency Turned Rosewood Gallery Glass
Circa 1820

Size: 43cm long, 21.5cm dia – 17 ins long, 8½ ins dia.
See: Finch and Co catalogue no. 6, item no. 36, for another example
These magnificent magnifying glasses were made to enable collectors, dealers and connoisseurs to view pictures and sculpture in detail whilst in a gallery or artist’s studio. Works of art could even be surveyed from a distance whilst being discussed at leisure from a comfortable vantage point.
Wood, brass and glass
Finch & Co

Finch & Co
Suite No 744
2 Old Brompton Road

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