An English wine glass featuring a pointed round funnel bowl with a solid teared base above a short plain stem section above a ball knop topping a four-sided molded pedestal stem. Lead glass. Conical foot with folded rim. Rough pontil.
Fine condition with no issues, standing 5 1/2" tall with a bowl diameter of 2 3/8" and a foot diameter of 2 5/8". Good color and striations. The glass has museum and collection labels and marks on the foot, all easiy removed if desired.
Deaccessioned from the Bennington Museum, Bennington VT. A similar example is shown in Bickerton, p. 126, figure 293.
NOTE: Except for the tear in the base of the bowl, and slight size differences, this glass is very similar to item g1457 on this site.