Engraved on this occasional glass is the text "Onse abseente vrinde".
This glass was used to toast friendship.
In the 18th century, nowhere in Holland were so many texts engraved on glasses. Friendship ties were very important in everyday life.
Friendships were the basis of marriage, trade contacts and administrative functions.
This glass was made in Germany and engraved in the Netherlands in the mid-18th century.
This glass is in original and perfect condition.