Antique 19thc Drinking Vessel Known As A Bicker. Scottish. C1840-60.
Code: MS 6580
Dimensions:W: 6.8" (17.1 cm)H: 3.2" (8 cm)D: 5.5" (14 cm)
A superb example of a Scottish ceremonial drinking vessel known as a Bicker....it is made by staving two different pieces of wood , stained Alder and Fruitwood , joined together by "feathering"(sadly a dying craft) and then banded with Willow....it is in very good condition.