Date & Origin
England, c1740. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 14.2cm Rim diameter: 6.7cm Foot diameter: 7.6cm.
An 18th century balustroid wine glass. The bell bowl with a solid base rests atop a knopped stem with a large air tear within. 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 in1740.