glass (n.) Old form(s): glasse
magic mirror, crystal ball
Mac IV.i.110.2[stage direction] A show of eight kings, and Banquo; the last king with a glass in his hand
Mac IV.i.118[Macbeth to himself, of the apparition showing Banquo's descendants] the eighth appears, who bears a glass / Which shows me many more
MM II.ii.95[Angelo to Isabella, of the law] like a prophet / Looks in a glass that shows ... future evils
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