Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

MEDIEVAL MAIGELEIN

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on January 13, 2016

A Maigelein is a drinking cup used in the Middle Ages.  It was made from green glass called Wald (Forest) glass and has a pattern-molded design with a high kick.

H: 5 ½ cm

1470-1520

Kunstgewerbemuseum # 140, Amendt #76-80

Maigelein 49E

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