Date & Origin
England, c1820. Period of George IV.
This piece is in very good condition with only a couple of grazes as shown.
Height: 17.1cm Diameter: 16.1cm including the handle.
An early 19th century cut glass water jug. A pulled pouring lip featuring scallop cuts leads to a prism cut neck. The body is slice and diamond cut and has an applied handle, also featuring slice cuts. The piece rests upon a star cut base.
Hand-blown around the time the Irish Royal Navy captain, Edward Bransfield landed on the mainland of Antarctica.