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Nicholas Eiffler

Horn cup

The horn from a cow or ox was heated up so that they could bend it to make the handle of a cup. Katie

Poorer people would have had horn cups as well. Poorer people wouldn't be able to afford a pewter goblet so they used animal horn instead. William

This was horn from an animal. Tudors used this to make cups and spoons. They made the bottom of the cup from wood and put pitch in the bottom to make it waterproof. William and Rosie

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