Date & Origin
England, 1910, Period of Edward VII
Excellent, age-related wear as shown, no chips cracks or restoration
Height: 16.1cm Bowl diameter: 10.2cm Foot diameter: 8.3cm.
A superb engraved wine goblet dating to around 1900. It has a flared conical bowl engraved with a hunting scene with horse and hounds. Graduated flattened balls knops above a conical foot with a snapped pontil.
Holds as much as a modern wine glass and although the theme is perhaps frowned upon these days, the engravings themselves are excellent.
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