18th Century Jacobite Engraved Firing Glass c1750

£1,100.00 $1,349.70 Product Code: 2019020518

Date & Origin 

England, c1750. Period of George II.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown.

Dimensions 

Height: 9.5cm Rim diameter: 6.1cm Foot diameter: 6.7cm.

Weight

209 grams

Technical Description 

An 18th century Jacobite engraved firing glass. The trumpet bowl is engraved with a rose, open bud, closed bud, kissing star and a thistle. The piece is supported by a thick firing foot which has a rough pontil. 

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time of the Battle of Falkirk Muir which took place on the 17th of January 1746.

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