An Antique English Cut Glass Biscuit Barrel
The stand of gilded silver plate is decorated with hand engraving. The gold plate is worn but visible.The glass barrel is elaborately hand cut with a wide diamond motif below a floral and foliate garland. The glass appears to be in perfect condition. The finial is a greyhound.
A registry mark for October 13, 1865 is stamped inside each foot.