Antique glass - rummer c1790

Antique glass - rummer c1790

Code: 11189


H: 15.6cm (6.1")


Fine rummer the ovoid bowl with wrythen moulding English c1790.

Bowl dia: 10.6 cm.

Foot dia:  9 cm.

Condition: Very good with no chips or cracks or evidence of restoration. 

Illustrated in 'Rummers' A social History Told in Glass by Timothy Mills 2013, p. 29, fig 27.

Note: Wrythen rummers are quite rare. The wrythen moulding is said to disguise the sediment that was common in ales at the time.

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