MOV File
Online Collections

wine glasses

Term Type

Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Preferred Term

wine glasses


Drinking glasses for wine, made in various shapes (usually stemmed), sizes, and styles; those in modern times are each said to be most suitable for a particular type of wine. For similar but smaller drinking glasses used for serving gin, use "gin glasses."


wine glass

glasses, wine



verres à vin

verre à vin

Broader Term

drinking glasses

Narrower Terms

champagne glasses

Related Events
Related People
Related Literature
Related Terms
Related Artworks
IMLS logoNEA logoNEH logo

The Portland Art Museum’s Online Collections site is brought to you thanks to support provided by the State of Oregon through its second Culture, History, Arts, Movies, and Preservation funding program and generous awards from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the National Endowment for the Arts.