6 Vintage Rowland Ward Engraved Crystal Wine Glasses 6.75 High. Measures 6 3/4 high x 2 1/4 top rim diameter. This set consist of six etched wine glasses. For Roland Ward Wards Safari Series. There are no chips or scratches on the 6 wine glasses and are in very good condition.
There are some water lines on 4 of the foot of the glasses and and normal wear. Upon closer examination of one of the glasses, it is not a nick, but another small engraved bird. I will be glad to answer any questions you might have.
Roland ward (1848 - 1912) was a British taxidermist and founder of the firm Roland Ward limited of Piccadilly, London. The company specialized in and was renowned for its taxidermy work on birds and big-game trophies but it did other types of work as well. In creating many practical items from antlers, feathers, feet, skin, and tusks, the Roland Ward company made fashionable items from animal parts such as zebra-hoof inkwells, antler furniture, and elephant- feet umbrella stands. Roland Ward was also a well-known publisher of natural history books and big game hunting narratives. The most famous and enduring Roland Ward LTD.
Product is the Records of Big Game series of books, which started in 1892 and is now in its 29th edition (2014). These books contain measurements of game animals from all over the world and is the oldest such series of books in existence. The item "6 Vintage Rowland Ward Engraved Crystal Wine Glasses 6.75 High" is in sale since Saturday, June 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Glassware\Cut Glass\Vintage".The seller is "sarah326" and is located in Sulphur, Louisiana. This item can be shipped to United States.