Many an Ale wife was pilloried over the centuries for giving short measure by half filling the jack or tankard with pitch. The 1700 WR design celebrates the resultant first measured pint in England, introduced by William III, or William of Orange, in 1700.
A copy of the original poster is included in the purchase price of the product.
Capacity of WR1700 Jack or Tankard One pint - Approximately.
We always work to ensure we have all items in stock. However, our hand carved and painted drinking vessels can take up to two weeks to create. 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.