Date & Origin
England, c1740. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown. Some light scratches on the bowl.
Height: 14.9cm Rim diameter: 6.1cm, Foot diameter: 6.9cm.
18th-century air twist wine glass. A round-funnel bowl engraved with a floral band consisting of rose buds and carnations. The single series air twist stem boasts a single spiral cable. Finished with a conical foot and a rough pontil. Possible Jacobite Sympathy.
Hand-blown around the time The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences made Eva Ekeblad its first female member in 1748.
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