Date & Origin
England, C1820. Period of George iv
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 10.2 Diameter: 9.4.
A 19th century glass tumbler. A simple tapered body with a polished pontil. The design of the tumbler has changed little in its long life, for good reason.
Finishing off work on Charlotte Square completes the first New Town, Edinburgh and the mineral thomsonite is first discovered, in Scotland.