18th Century Wrythen Moulded Ale Glass with Folded Foot c1760

£75.00 $96.99 Product Code: 2019070206

Date & Origin 

England, c1760. Period of George III.

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown. 

Dimensions 

Height: 12.5cm Bowl diameter: 6.2cm Foot diameter: 6.6cm.

Weight

126 grams

Technical Description 

A superb mid 18th century ale glass with a full wrythen bowl above an annulated knop stem and folded foot with a rough pontil. 

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time Britain entered the Seven Years' War against Spain and Naples on the 4th of January 1762.

Relevant References

An Illustrated Dictionary of Glass By Harold Newman – Page 348.

Starting to Collect Antique Glass By John Sandon – Page 93.

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