An antique 18th century opaque twist dram glass with a round funnel bowl. Rests upon a double series opaque twist stem consisting of an 11-ply spiral band outside a pair of spiral tapes. Conical foot with a snapped pontil.
Date & Origin
England, c1760. Period of George III.
Excellent, no chips cracks or restoration
Height: 10.8cm Rim diameter: 4.2cm Foot diameter: 6.5cm
March 20th, 1760, the 'Great' Fire of Boston destroyed 349 buildings and the 'Great' Comet named C/1760 A1 approached Earth within 0.0682 AUs.