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Pewter Quart Tankard - F. Wells

English pewter quart tankard. Possibly a personal tankard of Frank F Wells. A personal tankard with one’s name on it would be left at a tavern or pub for owner’s use when they visited the establishment. Made by John Warne of Black Friars Road, London.

Object number: 1997.2.2

Dimensions: 5 3/4” height; diameter at top 4” ; diameter at bottom 4 1/2”

Estimated age: 1797



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Visiting the Joel Lane House was like going back in time.  Thank you so much for showing us the house of Joel Lane.  Its interesting to see how the founder of Wake County lived.

Kayla