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Antique 18th Century French Wine Glass c.1730

Ref: 2018071949 / LA156239

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DATE & ORIGIN:- France or Belgium, c1730.

TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION:-
An early 18th century wine glass. The bucket bowl rests upon a hollow inverted baluster stem and a conical foot with a rough pontil.

HISTORICAL RELEVANCE:-
Hand-blown around the Robert Walpole became Britain's First Lord of the Treasury, effectively Prime Minister, although the term was not officially used at that time.

PRODUCT CODE
2018071949


Measurements

Height : 12.4 cm

Weight : 61 g

Bowl Diameter : 5.4 cm

Foot Diameter : 6.3 cm

Condition

Excellent, age-related wear as shown.

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