Date & Origin
England, c1760. Period of George III.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 14.6cm Rim diameter: 5.9cm Foot diameter: 7.1cm.
18th century opaque twist wine glass. The rare ovoid bowl rests upon a double series opaque twist stem. The stem is comprised of a pair spiral threads outside a gauze column. A conical foot with a rough pontil supports the piece. This glass bears the original shop sticker of Ron Thomas which reads 'R.G.T 147 a'
Hand-blown around the time George III became King of Great Britain on the 23rd of October 1760.