Date & Origin
England, c1820. Period of George III.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 7cm Rim diameter: 7.1cm Foot diameter: 6.6cm
A late 18th early 19th century glass salt. The cup bowl is decorated with diamond moulding and an applied orange glass rim. This is supported by a stem featuring an annulated knop. A conical foot with a rough pontil completes the piece.
Hand-blown around the time Robert Burns' song 'Scots Wha Hae' was published in the Morning Chronicle on the 8th of May 1794.