Date & Origin
England, c1745. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 16.6cm Rim diameter: 6.9cm Foot diameter: 7.1cm.
Engraved 18th century light baluster wine glass. The trumpet bowl is engraved with a rococo band. This is supported by a knopped stem comprised of shoulder, inverted baluster and basal knops. A conical foot with a rough pontil supports the piece.
Hand-blown around the time Government forces were defeated by Jacobite forces at the Battle of Falkirk in 1746.