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Zinngefäß {n}Neutrum (das) pewter
Zinngeschirr {n}Neutrum (das) pewter
zinnfarben pewter
Zinn... pewter ...
blaugrau pewter
Blaugrau {n}Neutrum (das) pewter
Zinnfigur {f}Femininum (die) pewter figure
Zinnkrug {m}Maskulinum (der) pewter mug
Zinnteller {m}Maskulinum (der) pewter plate
Zinnpokal {m}Maskulinum (der) pewter goblet
Zinnpokal {m}Maskulinum (der) pewter cup
Zinntasse {f}Femininum (die) pewter cup
Zinnkelch {m}Maskulinum (der) pewter goblet
(großer) Zinnbecher {m}Maskulinum (der) pewter mug
Zinnbecher {m}Maskulinum (der) pewter cup
Zinnkrug {m}Maskulinum (der) pewter jug
Zinnkrug {m}Maskulinum (der) pewter tankard


Old farmers, a spare leathern-faced race, in homespun coats and breeches, blue stockings, huge shoes, and magnificent pewter buckles.
“S’pose he can’t write—he can make marks on the shirt, can’t he, if we make him a pen out of an old pewter spoon or a piece of an old iron barrel-hoop?”
Next day Tom stole a pewter spoon and a brass candlestick in the house, for to make some pens for Jim out of, and six tallow candles; and I hung around the nigger cabins and laid for a chance, and stole three tin plates.
In the morning we went out to the woodpile and chopped up the brass candlestick into handy sizes, and Tom put them and the pewter spoon in his pocket.
So then we went away and went to the rubbage-pile in the back yard, where they keep the old boots, and rags, and pieces of bottles, and wore-out tin things, and all such truck, and scratched around and found an old tin washpan, and stopped up the holes as well as we could, to bake the pie in, and took it down cellar and stole it full of flour and started for breakfast, and found a couple of shingle-nails that Tom said would be handy for a prisoner to scrabble his name and sorrows on the dungeon walls with, and dropped one of them in Aunt Sally’s apron-pocket which was hanging on a chair, and t’other we stuck in the band of Uncle Silas’s hat, which was on the bureau, because we heard the children say their pa and ma was going to the runaway nigger’s house this morning, and then went to breakfast, and Tom dropped the pewter spoon in Uncle Silas’s coat-pocket, and Aunt Sally wasn’t come yet, so we had to wait a little while.
Why, now, this pewter had run brimming again, wer’t not thou St. Vitus’ imp—away, thou ague!
Once more, and finally, the replenished pewter went the rounds among the frantic crew; when, waving his free hand to them, they all dispersed; and Ahab retired within his cabin.
While thus employed, the heavy pewter lamp suspended in chains over his head, continually rocked with the motion of the ship, and for ever threw shifting gleams and shadows of lines upon his wrinkled brow, till it almost seemed that while he himself was marking out lines and courses on the wrinkled charts, some invisible pencil was also tracing lines and courses upon the deeply marked chart of his forehead.
In turn he took his place in the reading class and made a botch of it; then in the geography class and turned lakes into mountains, mountains into rivers, and rivers into continents, till chaos was come again; then in the spelling class, and got “turned down,” by a succession of mere baby words, till he brought up at the foot and yielded up the pewter medal which he had worn with ostentation for months.
Galleys of the Lochlanns ran here to beach, in quest of prey, their bloodbeaked prows riding low on a molten pewter surf.

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