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knobs glass

Description (also Nuppenglas) for mugs and cups made of glass, on the outside knobs (elevations) were melted for better grip security. The knobs had a snail-like shape until the end of the 14th century, from then on they became more pointed. In the 19th century, the knobs were very small and the glasses were also called "wart cups". In terms of quality, they are Roman glass and that in Hessen as ribbed labeled glass similar. No surveys, but deepening have the same purpose Dubbeglas and the Mainz pole, See also under wine vessels and wine glasses,

Glasses: Ribbed, Dubbegls, Mainzer Stange

Ribbed: From photo by Hydro at Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA 4.0 , link
Dubbeglas: From Peisi in Wikipedia in German by User: Peisi , public domain , link
Mainzer Stange: Von Symposiarch - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0 , Link

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