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Offline Paul S.

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what use for these Ed. & Leith pieces?
« on: April 30, 2011, 01:53:12 PM »
the mark suggests a date somewhere between the late 1920's and late 1930's.  Quite a good 'ding' - and size wise they measure something like 2.5" tall and 2.5" wide.   But what were they used for - I really can't think, so hope someone might have a suggestion.     Thanks for looking. :)


Offline keith

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Re: what use for these Ed. & Leith pieces?
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2011, 03:13:20 PM »
A good 12 year old single malt,Scottish of course ;D :cheers:


Offline chopin-liszt

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Re: what use for these Ed. & Leith pieces?
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2011, 03:48:02 PM »
Preferrably a 25-year old!
Or Drambuie.
Cheers, Sue (M)

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Re: what use for these Ed. & Leith pieces?
« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2011, 05:44:36 PM »
my thanks to both of you...........well it just goes to show.......I wud never have had them down as drinking glasses.       They looked more like egg cups for big eggs. ;D
How about Bowmore from Islay - very bonfire  ish  -  and I guess you are just reminiscing Sue  :t:


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Re: what use for these Ed. & Leith pieces?
« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2011, 07:01:20 PM »
I have an excellent sense of smell, Paul.
I get a sniff, not a snifter.  :smg:
Cheers, Sue (M)

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