Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

MEDIEVAL MAIGELEIN

Posted in 3. European Glass, CATEGORIES OF GLASS TYPES ON THIS SITE, Medieval Glass 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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