An 18th Century Wine Glass With Engraved Cornucopia c1750

Heading : An 18th Century Wine Glass With Engraved basket of fruits, grains and flowers
Period : George II
Origin : England 
Colour : Clear, grey-blue hue
Bowl : Ogee , engraved with a basket fruit grains and flowers
Stem : Plain
Foot : Folded conical
Pontil : Snapped
Glass Type : Lead 
Size :  14.5 cm height,  5.2 cm diameter bowl, 6.8 cm diameter foot 
Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks 
Restoration : None 
Weight:  103 grams 

In classical art a cornucopia is a horn shaped vessel. In this context it is simply an abundance of vittles

 

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  • Product Code: DGP227
  • Availability: Sold
  • £150.00

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