- a wicker receptacle for documents.
Origin of hanaper
Examples from the Web for hanaper
Historical Examples of hanaper
I next paid ‘fees to the Deputy Clerk of the Hanaper,’ ten shillings.Reprinted Pieces
Johnson, and others, give the word Hanaper as synonymous with treasury or exchequer.
He denied that he was party to the attempt, and paid the necessary fee to the Hanaper for his pardon.William de Colchester
Ernest Harold Pearce
- a small wickerwork basket, often used to hold official papers