Wrythen-moulded cup bowl dram glass

Stock Number: 4963d

This is what we believe to be a Georgian hand-blown wrythen-moulded dram glass dating from the end of the 18th century, c1780.   
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with more than 200 years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the base of the foot.
The glass has a cup-shaped bowl measuring 5 cm (2 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is wrythen-moulded to the lower half and sits on an extruded wrythened stem.  The stem leads to a thick, conical foot which measures 6 cm (2.4 inches) in diameter.  The glass is 8.7 cm (3.5 inches) in height. There are no chips, cracks, scratches or any obvious signs of restoration.  
English lead glass weighing in at 135 g. ( ~ 4 3/4 oz.)
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Wrythen-moulded cup bowl dram glassWrythen-moulded cup bowl dram glass
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