Large Viking Drinking Horn 750ml
This deluxe drinking horn is made from 100% pure cow horn and holds approximately 750ml of water, wine, ale, beer, or other drink. The exterior is polished to a shiny surface. And the inside is coated with a food safe lacquer. Horns from cows, buffalos or oxen have traditionally been used as drinking vessels by various people in many regions of the world, this fine specimen is a great example of the practice.
Drinking horns were traditionally used in many parts of the world. Sometimes ceremonial, and often as an everyday drinking horn. Because of the unique shape of the horn, it cannot be set down on a table until it is empty unless it is set in a stand. It is additionally advised to not use this horn with hot liquids or it may effect the finish on the horn.
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The Following 5 steps are being generally followed during the manufacturing process of drinking horns:
a) Selecting an appropriate horn.
b) Sanding the horn from the outside.
c) Washing with hot water.
All of our horns are polished to give a smooth finish. Wiping the horns with some vegetable oil occasionally will help increase the life of your possession. Since these are made from natural materials, the color shades and sizes made vary from piece to piece.