Funnel bowl dram or gin glass, folded foot

Stock Number: 4773

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, English, plain bowl dram glass with a folded foot dating from the late 18th century, c1790.  
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 consistent with some 200+ years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the foot which is nicely striated.
The glass has a funnel-shaped bowl measuring 5.5 cm (2.2 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is plain and sits on a short, plain stem, a basal swollen knop, and a conical, folded foot which measures 6.3 cm (2.5 inches) in diameter.  The glass is 10.9 cm (4.3 inches) in height. There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any obvious evidence of restoration.   There is a small white inclusion in the metal of the bowl dating from manufacture.  
It is made from English lead metal, weighing in at 88 g. (~ 3 oz.).  
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Funnel bowl dram or gin glass, folded footFunnel bowl dram or gin glass, folded foot
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