Passglas

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Passglas

(German, “pass glass”) A tall cylindrical drinking vessel with trailed or enameled horizontal marks. The drinker was supposed to gulp only enough to reach the next horizontal mark, and then pass the glass to the next person. If he drank too much, he was required to reach the next mark, and so on.

Alternate Spellings: 
passglases
passglass
passglasses
pasglas
pasglass
pasglases
pasglasses
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