RE: [Revlist] Re: firkin (was What is a piggin?)
- <<Oh dear. I'm going to sound a know-it-all. :-( A firkin is in fact a
> size of double-headed cask, meaning a size of barrel, and that size dependedI stand corrected as for the definition of a firkin, but it still is my favorite "container" name.
> upon the intended use of the cask.>>
Excellent information. Who would've thought someone would know this much about firkins. Huzzah to you Lorina.