Identifying Drinking Glasses?

I just would like to know if these were from a giveaway or any info on them.

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November 8, 20190 found this helpful
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Victorian figures were very popular in bar ware in the 1940s-1960s, but for some reason this piece does not look that old. The etching is too clean and the piece is too thick...the older pieces--at least all that I am familiar with were very thin glass and the etching was always very dull even if the item was not used much...just from age.

Maybe with a little more info, I can help you figure it out.

How tall is the glass? How many do you have?

What are the women holding? I can see the men have top hats and rifles.

Is there a letter or number on the bottom?

What are all of the things along the bottom--I see a coffee pot, a tea pot, not sure what else? I am guessing that is why you suspect they were a promotional item.


Thanks for posting! I will look for more details!

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November 8, 20190 found this helpful
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I have seen these glasses and a few other ones that my grandmother use to get when she visited a store or even a Taco Bell back in the late '70s. I know she got some just like this that had Christmas trim on them from a soapbox I think. I just know she had tons of them and she use to bring them down and give them to my dad when she had too many of them for her.

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November 7, 20190 found this helpful

Look for identifying markings. It will be difficult to know what they are without them.

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