Rare 18th Century Plain Stem Wine Glass c1750

£150.00 $190.25 Product Code: 2020061303

Date & Origin 

England or Ireland, c1750. Period of George II.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown, no chips cracks or restoration

Dimensions 

Height: 15.2 Rim diameter: 6.3cm   Foot diameter: 7.7cm.

Technical Description 

An 18th century plain stem wine glass with a large round funnel bowl which has hammer moulding to the lower half. Sits on a thick plain stem above a conical foot with snapped pontil.

18th Century Plain stem wine glasses have a strength of character unique to their form and are certainly not 'plain'. This particular example is one of the best we have had for some time. A very nice glass.

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time Benjamin Franklin invented his Franklin stove.

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