His were steady enough as he took the hanap and drank off the water at a gulp.
"The Battle Of The Strong, Complete A Romance of Two Kingdoms" by Gilbert Parker
He deserted Repeal to support the Government and was rewarded with the post of Clerk of the Hanaper.
"The Felon's Track" by Michael Doheny
The name Hamper is a contraction of hanapier, a maker of hanaps, i.e.
"The Romance of Names" by Ernest Weekley
One quarter of hanaps, 12 pence.
"In Convent Walls" by Emily Sarah Holt
He denied that he was party to the attempt, and paid the necessary fee to the Hanaper for his pardon.
"William de Colchester" by Ernest Harold Pearce
Hales is often confused with another John Hales, who was clerk of the hanaper under Henry VIII.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 7" by Various
There was the Hanap, a cup raised on a stem, with or without a cover.
"Nooks and Corners of English Life, Past and Present" by John Timbs