ZUS KORSTEN

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what she couldn't
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Rare Set of 18th Century Leather Blackjacks or Tankards
Date: Mid 18th. Century
PRICE: SOLD
Dimensions:  
L x W x H:
Cup 1: 21cm x 13cm x 17cm (left).
Cup 2: 19cm x 12cm x 16cm (right).

A very rare and collectable 18th century English Black Jack leather drinking jug set in very good condition.

From early times leather vessels were used very generally, the black jack is a kind of massive and sturdy build leather pitcher or jug. They were waterproofed with beeswax or tree sap which has dried with age, leaving the appearance of elephant skin.

They really look amazing!

Sizes L x W x H:
Cup 1: 21cm x 13cm x 17cm (left).
Cup 2: 19cm x 12cm x 16cm (right).


For all inquiries and shipping quotes send me an email on: zuskorsten@gmail.com