Georgian plain stem wine glass, ogee bowl, folded foot

Stock Number: 4942

This is what we believe to be a Georgian plain stem wine glass dating from the middle of the 18th century, c1750.  
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with 250+ years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.
 
The glass has an ogee shaped bowl measuring 4.8 cm (1.9 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is plain and sits on a plain stem and which leads to a conical, folded foot which measures 6.8 cm (2.7 inches) in diameter.  The glass is 14.5 cm (5.8 inches) in height.   It weighs 105 g. (~ 3 3/4 oz.).   There is a light scratch to the outside of the base of the bowl.  There are no chips, cracks, other significant scratches or any obvious signs of restoration.   
 
English lead glass.
 
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Georgian plain stem wine glass, ogee bowl, folded footGeorgian plain stem wine glass, ogee bowl, folded foot
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