Date & Origin
England, c1745. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 15.5cm Rim diameter: 7cm Foot diameter: 7.6cm.
18th century air twist wine glass. The drawn bell bowl transitions to a multi-spiral air twist stem. This excellent two-piece glass is supported by a folded conical foot. Folded feet air twist examples are very rare with approximately one percent having this attribute.
Hand-blown around the time France declared war on Britain during The War of the Austrian Succession in 1744.