Black Quaich

Details
Object number
WCHL : 281C
Date
1880 - 1930

Description

A moulded, black horn quaich, c. late 19th - early 20th century. The quaich, a traditional Scottish drinking cup, has moulded banding on the underside and shows a natural cream colouring on the underside of one handle and on the base. The word quaich derives from the Gaelic word 'cuach' meaning a cup. This natural plastic item forms part of the Worshipful Company of Horners collection.
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Dimensions
Width
106mm
Height
26mm
Diameter
69mm
Method
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