Offered for sale is a wonderful antique blown mold glass flip cup tumbler manufactured by the Boston & Sandwich Glass Company during the early 1800s. The flip cup is in the Diamond Diaper pattern and it displays vertical ribbing with a band of diamond patterns across the middle.
The sides are tapered and it has a rough pontil mark on the bottom. Overall the flip cup stands 5 3/4" tall and it measures about 4 5/8" in diameter across the top.
The overall condition of the flip cup is very good. There are no chips or cracks with the exception of three small chips to the top rim as shown.
The clarity of the glass is excellent with no cloudiness and the inside is clean. You can expect to fine the standard imperfections associated with older glass to include airbubbles, strawmarks, inclusions, etc. This is a beautiful example of an early piece of glass! The item "Antique Boston & Sandwich Diamond Diaper Blown Mold 5 3/4 Tumbler Flip Cup" is in sale since Sunday, October 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Glassware\EAPG Pattern Glass 1850-1910\Flint".
The seller is "e-connoisseur" and is located in York, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.