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A Double Overlay Glass Stein

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If you have been collecting steins for a while, you have probably seen this symbol. Known as the 4F symbol, it has a long and interesting history and cultural story. This article in the Library discusses the origins, the historic purpose and the culture surrounding these interesting steins.

4F (Gymnastic) Steins

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