Jacobite Glasses - (Glass)

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Jacobite Glasses - (Glass) Drinking glasses bearing propaganda decoration, the significance of which is largely hidden. Portraits of Bonnie Prince Charlie are readily comprehensible but the Jacobite rose, the butterfly, the stricken and burgeoning oak, etc., are are not as easily interpreted. These glasses have been faked.

The Jacobites and Their Drinking GlassesThe Jacobites and Their Drinking Glasses 

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