In “Cause and Effect”, Dr. Crusher breaks this glass. Anybody have a clue who the manufacturer/brand this glass is from and/or the model?

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  • @ThePopMachine: Comparing against the grainy blown-up image that I can now actually see, I don't see any obvious differences compared to Valorum's link. Maybe the cup is a bit shallower? But it's hard to tell with her thumb covering it.
    – Kevin
    Aug 8, 2018 at 3:46
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    It’s a cordial glass. They hold significantly less than a champagne flute (1-2 oz rather than 6 or so). Aug 8, 2018 at 3:49
  • Compare also any of these glasses.
    – Kevin
    Aug 8, 2018 at 3:52
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    @Rere play it in a web browser and screenshot the browser. Aug 8, 2018 at 9:26
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    @ThePopMachine - consider cosplayers, set design or episode detail researchers or any number of other reasons why any given item in a well known franchise might be of interest to somebody
    – NKCampbell
    Aug 8, 2018 at 18:19

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My good friend Alan Sims (Props Master for TNG) advises me via email that while he can't recall the specific glass used, given that it was used in a scene where it broke, it was almost certainly provided by their long-term supplier Alfonso's Breakaway Glass Inc.

There's an extremely similar glass (marked as a "liqueur glass") in their current catalogue.

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    Didn’t actually know what a breakaway glass is. Called them. Now I know. Won’t serve my purpose unfortunately unless I rly only wanna look at it on the shelf
    – Rere
    Aug 8, 2018 at 19:50
  • That's the type of glass that schnapps is usually drunk from in Denmark. Aug 9, 2018 at 8:28
  • Looks like it except the Danish schnapps glasses look generally shorter
    – Rere
    Aug 9, 2018 at 12:46

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