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Elgin Glass

This oddly-shaped and ill-proportioned glass is named for the 7th Lord Elgin (1766-1841) who removed the collection of marbles that now bear his name from the Parthenon in Athens. This was at the turn of the 18th to 19th centuries, … Continue reading

15. December 2011 by admin
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