Two Georgian Somerset Ale Glasses c1780
Heading : Two 18th century Somerset wrythen moulded ale glasses
Period : George III - c1780
Origin : England
Colour : Clear
Bowl : Conical with wrythen moulding. The Somerset style describes the moulding, it progresses from near vertical to horizontal at the rim
Stem : Two ribbed knops and a cushion, all with wrythen moulding continuing from the bowl.
Foot : Conial
Pontil : Snapped
Glass Type : Lead
Size : 13.6cm height, 6.0cm diameter bowl, 7.5cm diameter foot
Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks . There is a very small <0.5mm burst air bubble beloe the lip of one.
Restoration : None
The shape of antique ale glasses make them perfectly suitable to be used a champagne glass.
- Product Code: 20020410
- Availability: Sold