Monteth

Related to Monteth: monteith

Mon`teth´


n.1.A vessel in which glasses are washed; - so called from the name of the inventor.
New things produce new words, and thus Monteth
Has by one vessel saved his name from death.
- King.
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Evidence for the Herveys' engagement with local Suffolk activities includes payments for racing trophies: a 'Monteth' (punch bowl) weighing 134 oz to be run for at Bury and subsequently given to the town's corporation in April 1705; or 5 [pounds sterling] given in April 1712 to the 'Poor at Newmarket, when my Horse call'd Ickworth won ye Queens Plate of 100 Guineys value there'.