Irish plain stem cordial glass, domed foot

Stock Number: 1061

This is what we believe to be an Irish, plain stem cordial glass dating from the early 18th century, c1740.  

The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to both the rim of the bowl and to the rim of the foot commensurate with 200+ years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot which is nicely striated as is the bowl.

The glass has a rounded bucket bowl measuring 5 cm (2 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl sits on a thick, plain stem (hence the attribution to Ireland) which leads to a domed foot which measures 6.9 cm (2.8 inches) in diameter.  The glass itself is 17 cm (6.8 inches) in height. There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any obvious evidence of restoration.  

It is made from good grey, Irish/English lead metal.

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Irish plain stem cordial glass, domed footIrish plain stem cordial glass, domed foot
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