Date & Origin
Germany, c1770. Period of Joseph II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 9.3cm Rim diameter: 5.5cm Foot diameter: 5.2cm.
18th century rib moulded schnapps glass. The rib moulded bell bowl rests upon an oversewn foot. A rough pontil finishes the piece.
Hand-blown around the time the opera Ascanio in Alba by Wolfgang Mozart, premieres in Milan when he was only 15 years old.