Date & Origin
England, c1745. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown, no chips cracks or restoration. It has a small seed in the stem as shown.
Height: 15.6cm Rim diameter: 5.3cm Folded Foot diameter: 6.2cm.
An 18th-century wine glass with a round funnel bowl above a plain stem and conical folded foot. Snapped pontil.
It has a little seed in the stem...you should think of this as a unique birthmark. It's actually just a little undissolved silica from manufacture. Personally...I like to see this...it confirms its age.
Elegance and strength from a glass made over 250 years ago.
Hand-blown around the time Benjamin Franklin invented his Franklin stove.
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