The history of Irish Pewter can be traced back to more than 800 years ago. Today this ancient craft is still being performed in Mullingar by a team of Irish men and women that are highly trained in the skills of delicate hand finishing, meticulous assembly and old casting methods. Mullingar Pewter products have a distinctive medieval appearance and the owner will feel they are ancient, mythical and a precious gift from the past. This unique beaker is part of the Mythical Collection which has scenes dedicated to Irish Folklore. This particular one features the powerful Brian Boru, the king in Ireland that ended the High Kingship of the Ui Neill and founded the O'Brien Dynasty. Mullingar Pewter is easy to store, clean and is so expertly crafted they can be used as display pieces.