Gallery D'94

Mug of Green Gold6 glasses in a box

This beer mug tells the story of Slovenia's longstanding tradition of brewing quality beer, the symbolic meaning of Slovenia's traditional glassworks, and the beer drinking culture. Designer Oskar Kogoj scatters symbols of Godprotruding bumps that stem from ancient toreutic techniquesover the mug's surface. Sophocles claimed that beer was the drink of the gods; so raise a toast to friendship and the joy of life with a mug of green gold.