Date & Origin
England, c1750. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 15cm Rim diameter: 5.9cm Foot diameter: 6.9cm.
A Georgian air twist wine glass. The pan topped bowl rests upon a multi-spiral air twist stem featuring a swelling knop. The piece is supported by a conical foot with a rough pontil.
Hand-made around the time the wearing of the kilt was banned in Scotland by the Dress Act in 1746.