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General Meeting (via Zoom)

February 15 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Rasps, Possets, and Blackjacks: Spirits & Smoking in the 18th Century


Local collector Kevin Kerchner will be sharing tales and examples from his extensive collection of 18th century drinking and smoking items.

Come and explore an earlier time in which the imbibing of alcohol and use of tobacco were a fundamental part of society. Learn about the origins and use of unusual drinking objects such as posset pots and puzzle jugs, as well as unique smoking items like rasps and early lighters. And try your skills at identifying “what is it?” items.

This even is being held virtually on ZOOM.

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Topic: NHA – Kevin Kerchner: “Rasps, Possets, and Blackjacks: Spirits & Smoking in the 18th Century”
Time: Feb 15, 2021 08:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Details

Date:
February 15
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Venue

Virtual via Zoom

Organizer

The Newtown Historic Association

 
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