Tumbler with metal holder

Item number: AH32013

The transparent shimmering green glass was handcrafted, as was the curved statue, which takes up the tapered shape of the vessel

Category: Start

19,90 €
≈ £ 18.29

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Special products of the medieval upper class

Even as early as the Middle Ages, the everyday objects used indicated which stratum of the population was involved. Whether textiles, jewellery or everyday aids: the wealthier the individual persons were, the more valuable products were used. The tumbler cup with metal holder is therefore a good example of the fact that the richer class of the Middle Ages stood out clearly from the lower and middle classes. They used drinking vessels made of pure glass, while the others drank from metal vessels in many places.

  • Basic material : Glass and metal
  • with forged iron stand
  • for use or as decoration piece
  • after models from the 9th century.
  • Origin: Sweden

More than just a pure drinking cup

With the fall cup with metal holder, the aspect of liquid absorption is almost pushed into the background. The special design of this product triggers a certain fascination in the observer, so that the actual purpose is almost forgotten. The curved metal holder makes it possible for the glass to be held almost floating as such. In addition, the holder appears particularly light and almost playful, so that the entire product composition experiences a very fascinating character.

High-quality materials for a special drinking pleasure

This complete product consists exclusively of the basic materials glass and metal which were regarded as particularly valuable and thus also appreciated in that time. These high-quality materials ensured that the necessary drinking process became a very special experience. This tumbler cup with metal holder was based on the product found in the 9th century and can therefore still be used today for special occasions.

An antique drinking glass is alive again

This fall cup with metal holder is still very popular today - not least because of its timeless design. In addition, many users are particularly fascinated by its actual origin. Because the term "tumbler" is based on a very special origin. The glass was usually emptied with only one pull and then "overturned" - so this article also received the appropriate name... But even without a historical background, this product will not only be a real delight for fans of the Middle Ages!

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