Engraved Georgian Glass Tumbler c1820

£650.00 $889.53 Product Code: 2018082229

Date & Origin

England, c1820. Period of George IV.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown.

Dimensions

Height: 11.9cm Rim Diameter: 10.2cm Base Diameter: 8cm.

Weight

416 grams

Technical Description

A large glass tumbler with tapered sides. Engraved with an elegant carriage being pulled by a pair of horses and a dog following along. There are also two engraved monograms, ‘FFF’ behind the carriage and ‘WP’ within a wreath. This tumbler has a broad polished pontil.

Historical Relevance

Hand-blown around the time of the death of Napoleon Bonaparte on the 5th of May 1821. And the Battle of Waterloo on the 18th of June 1815.

 

 

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