Date & Origin
England, c1735. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 5.2cm Rim diameter: 8.8cm Foot diameter: 6.1cm.
An 18th century balustroid stem glass patch stand. A wide tray with rib moulding with a turned up rim. The stem is comprised of a shoulder and basal knops. A folded and conical foot with a rough pontil supports the piece.
Hand-made around the time the ruins of Pompeii were rediscovered.