Georgian plain stem ale flute, folded foot

Stock Number: 5035

This is what we believe to be a Georgian, plain stem ale glass dating from the mid 18th century, c1750.  
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with some 250+ years of use.  It has a rough pontil mark on the foot.
 
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 an extruded plain stem and a conical, folded foot which measures 6.4 cm (2.5 inches) in diameter.  The glass is 14.6 cm  (5.8 inches) in height.   It weighs 90 g. (~ 3 1/4 oz.).   There are no chips, cracks, other significant scratches or any obvious signs of restoration.   
 
English lead glass.  
 
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Georgian plain stem ale flute, folded footGeorgian plain stem ale flute, folded foot
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