Penny Lick

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I don’t think the glasses used in the image are, in fact, penny-licks. They are too large and appear more to be Georgian firing glasses. The purpose of the penny lick was to dispense ice cream but logistically, one should be able to fit one’s tongue in the entirety of the glass. From BBC History