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Order Of The Garter Facet Cut Stem Wine Glass c1790

Heading : A Georgian facet cut stem wine glass
Period : George III
Date : c1790
Origin : England
Colour : Clear
Bowl : An ogee bowl engraved with a band of ribbon with Honi Soit Qui Mal Y Pense
Stem : Diamond facet cuts
Foot : Conical
Pontil : Polished
Glass Type : Lead
Size : 13.6cm tall with a 5.7cm bowl and a 7.4cm foot   
Condition : Excellent
Restoration : None
Weight : 124 grams

Additional Information : The engraving on this glass is the motto of the Order of the Garter and means "May he be shamed who thinks badly of it". A rare engraving to find on any 18th century glass.

References :

The Arthur Negus Guide To British Glass By John Brooks – Page 63 Plate 53.

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