Pair of 19th Century Glass Tumblers c1870

£59.00 $75.50 Product Code: 2019122303

Date & Origin

England, c1870. Period of Victoria.

Condition

Excellent, age related wear as shown.

Dimensions

Height: 10.2cm Diameter: 8.7cm. The glasses are hand blown and as such there are slight differences in size.

Weight

789 grams combined

Technical Description 

A pair of 19th century glass tumblers. A plain and slightly tapered bowl rests upon a heavy deceptive base. The pontil has been polished.  

Historical Relevance 

Hand-blown around the time The Married Women's Property Act 1870 allowed married women to be the legal owners of the money they earned and to inherit property.

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