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.
The Unicorn is a mythical creature depicted as a horse, with a goat’s cloven hooves and a single horn on its forehead. It became widely used in heraldry from around the 15th Century. The Unicorn has been depicted throughout antiquity and continues to be seen in modern culture.
Hand Carved Unicorn Tankards & Jacks are available with a stitched detail around the base.
Capacity of Unicorn Jack or Tankard - One pint - Approximately.
Height: 15 cm
Our popular hand carved and painted drinking vessels can take up to two weeks to create.
We try to ensure that we always have a stock, however, please do use our Contact Us page if you are in a hurry and 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 England
If you would like your drinking vessel personalised, we can either Carve or Engrave it for you.