Date & Origin
England, c1760. Period of George III.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 13.2cm Rim diameter: 5cm Foot diameter: 6.4cm.
18th century opaque twist wine glass. The rib moulded round funnel bowl rests upon a double series opaque twist stem. The stem is comprised of a pair of multi-ply spiral bands outside a pair of spiral threads. A conical foot with a rough pontil supports the piece. An exceptional example.
Hand-blown around the time George III became King of Great Britain on the 23rd of October 1760.