Large Great Exhibition 1851 Ruby Flashed Glass Goblet Engraved Crystal Place For SaleA fantastic oversized Ruby Flashed glass goblet to commemorate the Great Exhibition of 1851. Large 9.25" high goblet or presentation drinking glass engraved with a view of the Crystal Palace in its temporary home in Hyde Park London for the Great Exhibition 1851. To the front a fantastically detailed view of the Crystal Palace with the words below The Great Exhibition of Industry Of All Nations 1851. On the reverse side further detailed and fine engraving of another exhibition building surrounded by decorative scrolls. Facetted ruby glass stem and foot with a large bucket bowl. Of large proportions. approx. 9.25" high , with a bowl dia of 3.75" and a foot dia of 3.75". A fantastic example , probably Bohemian and produced especially for the Exhibition. In excellent condition, no chips or restoration. One of the largest and best commemoratives that I have come across from the Great Exhibition. Fine quality and offered with
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