A mid 18th century ale glass with a full wrythen bowl above a ball knop stem with a folded conical foot.
Date & Origin
England, c1760. Period of George III
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 12.2cm Rim diameter: 5.9cm Foot diameter: 6.6cm
Hand-blown around the time Britain entered the Seven Years' War against Spain and Naples on the 4th of January 1762.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Glass By Harold Newman – Page 348.
Starting to Collect Antique Glass By John Sandon – Page 93.
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