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A Georgian Rib Moulded Dram Glass c1770

Heading : A Georgian rib moulded dram glass
Period : George III
Origin : England 
Colour : Clear 
Bowl : Trumpet shaped  with twisted rib moulding
Foot : Conical 
Pontil : Snapped
Glass Type : Lead 
Size :  7.8cm height,  5.0cm diameter bowl, 4.6cm diameter foot 
Condition : No chips or cracks .
Restoration :
The rim of the foot has been polished
Weight: 83 grams

This fails the spoon test and common sense. When filled the capacity is almost four teaspoons. The meanest of servings of jelly but a good shot of spirits.

References :

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.

 

 

 

 

 

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  • Product Code: 21050625
  • Availability: Sold
  • £45.00

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