A rare set of ten antique, George III period colorless glass wine rinsers with engraved floral banding and half-fluting with star cut base. Price is for (10) rinsers.
A wine rinser or cooler was traditionally used to rinse or chill the diner's wine glass between formal dinner courses. A rinser is placed next to the each place setting at the dining table. The spout is designed to hold the stem of the glass with the wine glass inverted.
George III (1760-1820) | Late 18th century
(10) Width 5.5 Depth 4.75 Height 4 inches