Date & Origin
England, c1740. Period of George II.
Excellent, age-related wear as shown.
Height: 9,5cm Rim diameter: 4.8cm, Foot diameter: 5.2cm.
18th century gin glass. An elegant drawn round funnel bowl above a plain stem. The folded foot has a snapped pontil.
Hand-blown around the time the astronomer Anders Celsius introduced the Centigrade temperature scale.