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Tall Georgian Somerset Wrythened Ale Glass c1765

Heading : Georgian ale glass
Period : George II
Date : c1750 - 1780
Origin : England
Colour : Clear
Bowl : Conical with wrythen moulding. The moulding transitions from near vertical to horizontal as it approached the rim
Foot : Conical
Pontil : Snapped
Glass Type : Lead
Size : 13.8cm tall with a 6.2cm bowl and 7.1cm foot  
Condition : Excellent
Restoration : None
Weight : 157 grams




Old English Drinking Glasses Their Chronology and Sequence By Grant R. Francis F.S.A – Page 5 Plate II.4.



Glass By E. Barrington Haynes – Plate 63b.



The Turnbull Collection of English 18th Century Drinking Glasses By Martine S. Newby – Page 11.

Dwarf Ale Glasses and their Victorian Successors By Stephen Parry – Page 2.


English Glass By Sydney Crompton - Plate 24.





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  • Product Code: 21042453
  • Availability: Sold
  • £50.00

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