A Georgian Rib Moulded Dram Glass c1760
Heading : A Georgian rib moulded dram glass
Period : George II-III
Origin : England
Colour : Clear
Bowl : Trumpet shaped
Stem : Helmet foot and ribbed
Foot : Conical
Pontil : Snapped
Glass Type : Lead
Size : 9.0cm height, 6.0cm diameter bowl, 5.7cm diameter foot
Condition : No chips or cracks .
Restoration : The rim of the foot has been polished
English, Scottish & Irish Table Glass By G. Bernard Hughes – Page 375 Figure 306.
Miller’s Glass Buyers Guide – Page 245.
Old English Glass By Francis Buckley - Plate LV.
A particularly fine eighteenth century rib moulded dram glass with plenty of character. This fails the "spoon" test even with a narrow 18th century rat tail, it will not reach the bottom, these are frequently mistaken for jelly glasses. Only our second example
- Product Code: 21050625
- Availability: Sold