Date & Origin
Holland or North Germany, c1770. William Frederick
Excellent, age-related wear as shown, no chips cracks or restoration
Height: 17.8cm Bowl diameter: 7.8cm Foot diameter: 8.1cm.
A Dutch 18th-century wine goblet with a round funnel bowl with a solid section at the base containing an air tear. The bowl has been engraved with crosshatched masonic arches around flower baskets above a pavement. The stem has hollow ball and inverted baluster knops. Conical foot with a snapped pontil.
Hand-made around the time Blackfriars Bridge across the River Thames in London opened to traffic on the 16th of November 1769.