Date & Origin
England, c1750. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 11.1cm Rim diameter: 10cm Foot diameter: 8.2cm.
A moulded 18th century pedestal stem champagne glass. The flared cup bowl has been rib moulded, this rests upon an eight-sided pedestal stem with diamond moulded shoulders. A folded foot featuring further rib and diamond moulding with a rough pontil supports the piece.
Hand-blown around the time the British settlement of Halifax, Nova Scotia was founded in 1749.