Freephone  0800 133 7429

Shopping cart - Cart Subtotal:£0.00

 

Small Sterling Silver Quaich Dish - D/SQD

Be the first to review this product

Availability: In stock

£179.00
Traditionally the 'Quaich' which originated in the Scottish highlands was used both for a 'Cup of Welcome' and also when offering a farewell drink.

The quaich was originally made from the primitive 'staved' wood, then later from horn or leather, eventually pewter and silver becoming popular as it became the favourite drinking cup throughout Scotland.

Being derived from the Gaelic word 'cuach' meaning 'shallow cup' the distinctive design has remained unchanged over the centuries - a shallow drinking bowl with 2 handles, colloquially known as 'lugs.'

Product Code : D/SQD

Small Sterling Silver  Quaich Dish - D/SQD

Details

Traditionally the 'Quaich' which originated in the Scottish highlands was used both for a 'Cup of Welcome' and also when offering a farewell drink. The quaich was originally made from the primitive 'staved' wood, then later from horn or leather, eventually pewter and silver becoming popular as it became the favourite drinking cup throughout Scotland. Being derived from the Gaelic word 'cuach' meaning 'shallow cup' the distinctive design has remained unchanged over the centuries - a shallow drinking bowl with 2 handles, colloquially known as 'lugs.'

People also viewed

Sterling Silver Wine Funnel - D/WF

Sterling Silver Wine Funnel - D/WF

Heavy gauge sterling silver hallmarked Wine Funnel with removable inner strainer Height...
£389.00
Hallmarked Church Candlestick - C/1256

Hallmarked Church Candlestick - C/1256

They are called Church candlesticks not because it really has a religious theme to it bu...
£255.00
Sterling Silver Heavy Gauge Large Barrel Coaster

Sterling Silver Heavy Gauge Large Barrel Coaster

A classic barrel shaped coaster with a straight-edge finish, and a rich mahogany base fr...
£290.00