Date & Origin
England, c1750. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 15.8cm Bowl diameter: 6.8cm Foot diameter: 7.9cm.
18th century air twist wine glass. A large round funnel bowl. The double series stem is comprised of a pair of spiral cables outwith a cable. The glass is supported by a conical foot with a rough pontil.
Hand-blown around the time the first issue of Berlingske, Denmark's oldest continually operating newspaper was published.