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Full Body Celtic Knot Leather Tankard

£62.00

Product Description

FREE UK DELIVERY!


Available until the end of October 2020.

 

Historically, leather drinking vessels were lined with either boiled Resin of the birch tree, Brewer’s Pitch, or Beeswax. Our full grain leather drinking vessels are lined with an epoxy resin to echo the historic use of resin whilst having the visual appearance of Brewer’s pitch. The resin we use is fully certified for use in both the food and alcohol industries.

Click here for more information within the Internal Lining section of our Facts page.

Knot work interlacings are peculiar to the Pictish school of Celtic Art. The intricate, mathematical and abstract designs exist because the imitation of the works of God (whichever one) was forbidden. Until the Christian era even vegetation was forbidden as motif to the Pict.

As a symbol of continuity, interlacing knot work is found on stones, metal work, and manuscripts. Differing geographical areas have distinctly differing styles.

Hand Carved Full Body Celtic Knot Tankards & Jacks are available with a stitched detail around the base.

Capacity of Full Body Celtic Knot Jack or Tankard - One pint - Approximately.

Height: 15cm

Delivery

We always try to ensure that we always have a stock of our handmade items.  If we are out of stock, we will make your order especially for you, this could take us a week or two to complete, depending on demand.

Please do phone us on 01833908088 or you may contact us here if you would like to check our stock levels before ordering.

Facts about our Leather Drinking Vessels

  • Hidebound leather drinking vessels are water, or beer, proofed and intended for use with cold liquids only.
  • All UK sourced.
  • Hand crafted and stitched.
  • Handmade in EnglandHandmade in England

Product Personalisation

If you would like your drinking vessel personalised, we can either Carve or Engrave it for you.

Click here for a description of Engraving and Carving