Date & Origin
Ireland or Scotland, c1830. Period of George IV.
Very good. No chips or cracks or restoration. I few very minor grazes to a few cuts
Height: 15.5cm , Diameter: 8cm
A magnificent Irish standing bowl in the form of a Scottish Thistle. Very typically Waterford, with fine fan, diamond and prism cutting, the style of cutting being continued under the foot. Superb condition and a rare find.
Hand-blown around the time Austins of Derry was established in Northern Ireland. At its closure in 2016, it remained the world's oldest independent department store.