Date & Origin
England, c1790. Period of George III.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 12cm Rim diameter: 5.8cm Foot diameter: 6.7cm.
18th century facet cut firing glass. A drawn cup bowl with facet cuts towards the base transitions into a facet cut stem. This all rests upon a thick firing foot with a broad polished pontil. A very fine example.
Hand-blown around the time Robert Burns wrote his version of the Scots poem Auld Lang Syne in 1788.