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Glass Stems

Post-medieval

English Heritage

English Heritage

The stem of a wine glass. It probably dates to 1794-1810 and was probably used by members of the garrison. Wine glasses were expensive until the abolition of glass tax in 1845.

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  • Title: Glass Stems
  • Date Created: Post-medieval
  • Location: Portchester Castle
  • Type: Drinking vessel
  • Original Source: PORTCHESTER CASTLE
  • Rights: English Heritage
  • Medium: Glass

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