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Raise your glasses to the Jacobite cause – Amen

October 19th, 2012 · No Comments

It’s not often a single, utilitarian domestic object like a wine glass can teach us a history lesson, but in the week that David Cameron and Alex Salmond have agreed there will be a referendum on Scottish independence, here’s a glass celebrating the Jacobite cause. It would have been used to toast the “king over […]

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Antique English glasses fine enough to toast a Scottish Prince

October 13th, 2005 · No Comments

by Christopher Proudlove©Español | Deutsche | Français | Italiano | Português The UK drinks industry is going through tough times and corporate collections of fine art and antiques are suffering as a result. First, Allied Domecq, makers of Harveys Bristol Cream sherry, auctioned off the contents of its renowned museum in Bristol city centre and […]

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