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pewter
a tin alloy, used formerly for kitchen vessels or implements, but now mostly for decorative objects and tableware
candlestick
a holder with sockets or spikes for one or more candles
snuffers
a scissorlike instrument for removing the charred wick from a candle
flagon
a vessel for serving liquids that has a handle, a spout, and often a top or hinged lid
shipwright
a worker engaged in the construction or repair of ships, especially as a carpenter
cask
a large, strong barrel used especially for storing wine, sherry, and similar alcoholic beverages
caulk
to seal against leakage of water or air, especially by filling in cracks, as in the seams of a boat or the joints of a pipe
sloop
a fore-and-aft-rigged sailboat with one mast, a mainsail, and a jib
adze
an axlike tool with a curved, sharp-edged head set crosswise to the handle, used for shaping large pieces of wood
powder horn
a container made from a cow's or an ox's horn, used to carry gunpowder