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Pewter Tankard 1776

Pewter Quart tankard from Bristol, England by Bush and Walker, Mark 740B

Object number: 1997.2.1

Dimensions: 6” high; top diameter 3 7/8”; bottom diameter 4 1/2”

Estimated age: circa 1776.



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie