Georgian, English, Hop & Barley Engraved Dwarf Ale Glass (1 of 3)
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The World is Made of Glass Ltd. specializes in the buying and selling of quality glass items from the late 17th through to the 19th centuries. We are based in the UK and sell worldwide with customers in most countries that have an active collecting community. We have been trading for nearly ten years and sell many of our items to the antique trade. For that reason our prices are pitched low with a view to securing high turnover. We take pride in our offerings and in the satisfaction of our customer community.


This dealer is located in United Kingdom
This dealer is located in Somerset, United Kingdom

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Georgian, English, Hop & Barley Engraved Dwarf Ale Glass

Ref: 5689c / LA214290

£45

$56 - €50

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Description

This is a Georgian, English, hop and barley engraved dwarf ale glass dating from the beginning of the 19th century, c1820.

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 6.3 cm (2.5 inches) in diameter at the rim. The bowl is engraved with a figurative hop flower and foliage on one side and with two barley ears in saltire (crossed) on the reverse. The bowl sits on two knops and a short plain stem which leads to a conical foot that measures 7.8 cm (3.1 inches) in diameter. The glass is 14.3 cm (5.7 inches) in height. There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any obvious evidence of restoration.

It is made from lead metal weighing 162 g. (~ 5 3/4 oz.).


Measurements

Height : 143 mm

Width : 78 mm

Declaration

The World is made of Glass Ltd. has clarified that the Georgian, English, Hop and Barley Engraved Dwarf Ale Glass (5689c / LA214290) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1820.

Condition

There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any obvious evidence of restoration.

Delivery

We ship worldwide at cost to us. UK - Second Class Signed For - £4.10; Europe - Tracked & Signed - £12.85; North America - Tracked & Signed - £17.80; Australia, New Zealand, Asia - £18.60. We are happy to combine postage for multiple items where possible.

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