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warts cup

See below 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...

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