Date & Origin
England, c1740. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 13.2cm Rim diameter: 5.2cm Foot diameter: 6.5cm.
An 18th century balustroid gin glass with a flared bell bowl above a pair of shoulder ball knops and a basal knop. The piece is supported by a folded conical foot with a rough pontil.
Hand-made around the time Grog was first issued to the Royal Navy in 1740.