18th Century Facet Cut Ale Glass c1780

£160.00 $220.83 Product Code: 2018082201

Date & Origin 

England, c1780. Period of George III.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown. The glass has slight bloom in the bowl.

Dimensions 

Height: 18.8cm Bowl diameter: 6.1cm Foot diameter: 7.4cm.

Weight

187 grams

Technical Description 

An 18th century facet cut ale glass. An elongated round funnel bowl. The stem is diamond facet cut and rests upon a conical foot with a rough pontil.

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time the Bank of North America, the first American commercial bank opened.

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